Matthew Feinberg
Matthew I. Feinberg
Managing Scientist
Chemical Regulation & Food Safety
  • Washington, DC

Mr. Feinberg has experience preparing and submitting me-too product registration applications, label amendments, and notifications to the US EPA. He also applies his data analysis and research expertise in NPIRS searches, reviews of EPA regulatory documents and various databases.

Mr. Feinberg has a strong research background in multivitamin/minerals (MVM), as well as protists. Mr. Feinberg was the head laboratory technician and laboratory safety officer of the Protistan Ecology Laboratory at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC), conducting meetings and acting as the liaison between the technicians and the senior scientists at SERC. Mr. Feinberg has analyzed data from various adult, children’s, and prenatal MVM products, comparing the data to the labeled levels. Mr. Feinberg is also experienced using various microscopes and other laboratory equipment. Mr. Feinberg is very proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Access, as well as SigmaPlot.

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • M.S., Environmental Management, University of Maryland University College, 2010
  • B.S., Biological Sciences, Marine Biology, University of Maryland, 2005
  • President, Rho Beta Chapter, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, 2000–2001

    Awarded Presidential Academic Scholarship at the University of Maryland University College for the 2009–2010 academic year

Publications

Posters

Andrews K, Feinberg MI, Roseland JM, Zhao C, Middleton A, Holden JM, Dwyer J, Picciano MF. Vitamin D content of adult multivitamin/mineral products: Preliminary data for the dietary supplement ingredient database. Presented at the Association of Analytical Communities International Meeting, Orlando, FL, September 26–29, 2010.

Andrews K, Roseland JM, Middleton A, Feinberg MI, Zhao C, Holden JM, Dwyer J, Picciano MF, Saldanha L, Sempos C, Bailey R, Douglass L. The Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database (DSID): Comparison of adult and children’s MVM products. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, Anaheim, CA, April 24–28, 2010.

Zhao C, Roseland JM, Andrews K, Feinberg MI, Middleton A, Holden JM, Douglass L, Dwyer J, Picciano MF. Levels of the antioxidant nutrients, vitamin C, vitamin E, and selenium in the Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database: NHANES data applications. Presented at the AICR Annual Research Conference on Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer, Washington D.C., November 5–6, 2009.

Middleton A, Andrews K, Roseland JM, Feinberg MI, Zhao C, Holden JM, Dwyer J, Yetley E. Preliminary disintegration analysis of commercially available multivitamin/mineral dietary supplements in the adult US market. Presented at the Association of Analytical Communities International (AOAC) Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, September 14, 2009.

Feinberg MI, Andrews K, Roseland J, Zhao C, Middleton A, Holden J, Dwyer J, Picciano MF. Assessment of vitamin D in multivitamin/mineral dietary supplements. Presented at the Association of Analytical Communities International (AOAC) Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, September 14, 2009.

Roseland JM, Andrews K, Holden JM, Zhao C, Middleton A, Feinberg MI, Douglass L, Dwyer J, Picciano MF, Fisher K, Saldanha L. Multivitamin/mineral calculator for assessing nutrient intake using the Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database (DSID). Presented at the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (ICDAM), Washington D.C., June 5–7, 2009.

Holden JM, Feinberg MI, Andrews K, Roseland JM, Zhao C, Middleton A, Dwyer J, Picciano MF. Assessing vitamin D levels in dietary supplements. Presented at the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (ICDAM), Washington, D.C., June 5–7, 2009.

Bai X, Adolf J, Bachvaroff T, Sengco M, Feinberg MI, Place A, Coats DW. Dinoflagellate host and parasite defense mechanisms against karlotoxin-membrane sterol composition. Presented at the Gordon Conference on Marine Microbes, Biddeford, ME, July 23–28, 2006.


Prior Experience

Senior Research Assistant, Johns Hopkins University, 2008–2010

Biological Science Technician, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, 2006–2008

Professional Affiliations

American Chemical Society

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • M.S., Environmental Management, University of Maryland University College, 2010
  • B.S., Biological Sciences, Marine Biology, University of Maryland, 2005
  • President, Rho Beta Chapter, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, 2000–2001

    Awarded Presidential Academic Scholarship at the University of Maryland University College for the 2009–2010 academic year