Cooper H. Cunningham, M.P.H.

Scientist
Chemical Regulation & Food Safety
District of Columbia
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Ms. Cunningham is a Regulatory Scientist with expertise in US pesticide registration and compliance under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). She supports clients in researching, registering, and maintaining pesticide products at the federal and state levels. Her expertise includes label reviews, registering, maintaining, and amending product registrations, and establishment registration and reporting.

Prior to joining Exponent, Ms. Cunningham worked as a contract researcher gaining human-subject regulatory and research experience, most recently focusing primarily on neurotrauma intervention and treatment.

Ms. Cunningham’s academic research focused on the potential public health impacts of online medical information by assessing the quality and readability of materials found easily on the internet. She investigated the association between educational level and other skills-based proxies for health literacy and outcomes by using statistical modeling and examinations of relevant qualitative data.

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • M.P.H., Community-Oriented Primary Care, George Washington University, 2019
  • B.A., Biological Sciences, Biology, The University of Mississippi, 2015

Publications

Presentations

Cunningham, Cooper H. An Explanation and Investigation into the Neurological Research Benefits of Blast Gauges. PowerPoint Presentation, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD, November 2019

Cunningham, Cooper H. A Systematic Assessment of the Readability of Online Obstetrics and Gynecology Health Information Materials. Poster Presentation. GW Research Days, Washington, D.C., May 2019

Prior Experience

Clinical Research Associate, The Henry M. Jackson Foundation, 2019–2021

Medical Assistant, VitreoRetinal Consultants, 2016-2017

Surgery Materials Technician, Baptist Memorial Hospital, 2015-2016

Teaching Assistant, Biology Department, The University of Mississippi, 2014–2015

Professional Affiliations

Association for Women in Science – 2019 – Present

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials – 2018 – Present

American Public Health Association – 2017 – Present

Additional Information

Peer Reviewer

Journal of Neuroscience Research

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • M.P.H., Community-Oriented Primary Care, George Washington University, 2019
  • B.A., Biological Sciences, Biology, The University of Mississippi, 2015