C. Calvin Willhite, PhD


Dr. Calvin Willhite is an Affiliate Scientist with Risk Sciences International, where he is involved in the development of health risk assessments for man-made and naturally-occurring chemicals.

Dr. Willhite has published primarily in developmental toxicology and quantitative structure-activity relationships. He serves on the editorial boards of Toxicology & Applied Pharmacology, the Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health and Toxicology. Dr. Willhite has been a member of the National Academy’s Committee on Toxicology, the U.S. EPA’s National Advisory Committee, the NTP’s SACATM, ILSI’s Structure-Activity Database Project, the National Research Council’s Submarine Air Quality and Acute Exposure Guidelines Subcommittees, the NSF Health Advisory Board, the ACGIH Committee on Threshold Limit Values, the IARC Cancer Chemoprevention Panel, and the Cal/OSHA’s Lead in Construction PEL Committee. He is a member of the Society of Toxicology and his biography appears in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, and Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare.