Index of People Named in Monsanto Papers
- Branch Chief at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
- Former Monsanto Company Scientist, Paid Monsanto Consultant. Currently works as a Consultant/Professor Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University
- Monsanto Company Chemistry Regulatory Affairs Manager
- Regulatory Affairs Lead for Monsanto Europe and Middle East
- Former Monsanto Europe Corporate Affairs Lead for Crop Protection
- University of Illinois Professor and Paid Monsanto Company Consultant
- CropLife America Senior Vice President of Science and Regulatory Affairs
- Former Monsanto scientist. Co-wrote an occupational pesticide exposure study with John Acquavella. At the time, both Cowell and Acquavella were Monsanto employees.
- Executive at Bayer CropScience, Western Growers member, California Seed Association member
De Billot, Maurice
- Monsanto Europe Regulatory Affairs Lead
DeRoos, Anneclaire J. (De Roos 2005)
- Lead author on ‘Cancer incidence among glyphosate-exposed pesticide applicators in the Agricultural Health Study.’ Study found suggested association with multiple myeloma associated with glyphosate exposure.
- Scientist and Monsanto Company Consultant. Currently works for Exponent
- Monsanto Company Lead Toxicologist. Monsanto employee since 1991
- Monsanto Global Product Quality Lead, Crop Protection
- Monsanto Company (Europe) Global Crop Protection Regulatory Affairs Strategy Lead. Also Chair of the Glyphosate Task Force
Gasnier, Celine (Gasnier 2009)
- Lead author of the study ‘Glyphosate-based herbicides are toxic and endocrine disruptors in human cell lines
- Monsanto Executive, Asia Regional Director, Regulatory Policy and Scientific Affairs since 2006
- Monsanto Company Lead, Medical Sciences and Outreach and Distinguished Science Fellow. Monsanto employee since 1998
Graham, William (Bill)
- Former Monsanto Co. International Regulatory Affairs Manager for Glyphosate. Currently works as a consultant
Greim, Helmut (Greim 2015)
- German toxicologist and lecturer, co-wrote a review on glyphosate, which found the chemical is not carcinogenic. His co-author, David Saltmiras, was a Monsanto employee. The study was funded by Monsanto.
- EMEA Crop Protection Regulatory Affairs Lead, Monsanto Europe. Former Regulator Affairs Manager for Glyphosate
- Monsanto Director of Process Technology
Hayes, Wallace (Wally)
- Former Editor of the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology
- Former Monsanto Company Manager of Toxicology Programs (1989 – 2010)
- Monsanto Company Strategy, Compliance, Operations Lead, U.S. Technology Development
Heydens, William (Bill)
- Monsanto Company Product Safety Assessment Strategy Lead. Previously worked as Toxicology Manager, Toxicology & Human Risk Assessment Lead, Product Safety Center Lead, and Global Chemistry Regulatory Affairs Lead. Monsanto employee since 1990
- Former Director of EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs. Now retired
- Monsanto Company Director of Regulatory Affairs, United States. Liaison for Monsanto to U.S. regulatory agencies including U.S. EPA, USDA, FDA, and Fish & Wildlife Services for all biotechnology and chemistry products
Kier, Larry and Kirkland, David (Kier & Kirkland, 2013)
- Published the study ‘Review of genotoxicity studies of glyphosate and glyphosate-based formulations.’ The study found that glyphosate, nor formulation poses a risk to humans. At the time of the study, Larry Kier was a Monsanto toxicologist. He later became a consultant for Monsanto. David Kirkland was paid over $15,000 for 10 days of work on the project.
- Monsanto Company Toxicologist
- Environmental Assessment Strategy Lead at Monsanto Company
- Molecular biologist at Monsanto Regulatory Affairs
- Monsanto Canada Regulatory Affairs Lead
- Monsanto Research Scientist
- Former EPA official, sat on CARC Committee with Jess Rowland. Now works for Exponent
- Former Monsanto Executive, worked in Toxicology Agriculture Research & Development for Monsanto Europe. Currently works as a consultant
- Former EPA Director
- Editor of the journal Critical Reviews in Toxicology, which published the Expert Panel Manuscript on glyphosate. Monsanto paid a number of experts on the panel.
- Former Forbes contributor and fellow of the Stanford Hoover Institute. Forbes cut ties with Miller and his articles were retracted for his failing to disclose conflict of interest with Monsanto.
- Former Monsanto Regulatory Affairs Specialist. Currently Monsanto Communications and Technology Writing Manager
- Former CEO Monsanto India. Sits on Board of Directors for Monsanto Global. Managing partner of SN Consultants
- EPA Chemical Review Manager
- Monsanto U.S. Agency Regulatory Affairs Manager
- Former Monsanto consultant who found evidence of glyphosate genotoxicity and gave suggestions for Monsanto to perform additional tests
- Intertek Scientific & Regulatory Consultancy Staff, Ph.D. Senior Vice President, Food & Nutrition Group
Rogers, Stephen G.
- Former Monsanto chief technology officer and former Monsanto research scientist
- Monsanto EU AgChem Ops
Rowland, Jesudoss (Jess)
- Former Deputy Division Director of EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (retired). Author of CARC report which found glyphosate is not carcinogenic. Had close ties to Monsanto, now works as a consultant for chemical industry
- Monsanto Company Scientist, Science and Policy Lead Since 2005
- Former Monsanto Company Toxicology Manager. Currently works for Bristol-Myers Squibb
- Molecular biologist, professor at University of Caen since 1991. Lead author of a two-year feeding study on rats which reported tumors among rats that were fed Roundup
Sorahan, Thomas (Tom)
- Scientist and Paid Monsanto Company Consultant
- Monsanto North America Vice President of Government Affairs
- Toxicologist. Co-authored a 2004 study on glyphosate, which found the weight of evidence is against surfactants potentiating the toxicity of glyphosate
- Monsanto Company Vice President of Global Regulatory Affairs
Williams, G.M., Kroes, R. & Munro, I.C. (Williams, Kroes & Munro, 2000)
- Wrote the review ‘Safety evaluation and risk assessment of the herbicide Roundup and its active ingredient, glyphosate, for humans.’ The review concluded “Roundup herbicide does not pose a health
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