About John

John Kind is a principal toxicologist at CTEH® where he works on a broad range of human-health based issues including exposure assessment, dose reconstruction, industrial hygiene, and disease causation. He also participates in the Toxicology Emergency Response Program, leading air monitoring and environmental sampling teams to address worker and public safety after hazmat incidents across the country. Based on this work, he routinely faces a variety of issues and concerns related to chemical releases from fixed facilities, the transportation industry, oil and gas exploration and production, and landfills. Dr. Kind also serves as an expert witness in toxic tort litigation providing testimony regarding disease causation.

Past or Current Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Toxicology
  • Society of Toxicology – Public Health Specialty Section
  • American Board of Industrial Hygiene
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association – Emergency Response Planning Guidelines (ERPG) Committee
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association- Toxicology Committee
  • Oil and Gas Working Group of the American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • The Toxicology Forum
  • American Conference of Industrial Hygienists
  • ASTM International – Subcommittee D18.26 Hydraulic Fracturing – voting member
  • American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Registrations & Certifications

  • Diplomate American Board of Industrial Hygiene – December 2012
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist #10224
  • Certified Safety Professional #CSP-31865
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER
  • TWIC Card