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Drives Innovation, Collaboration, Connections

Dr. Roger Harris, a natural storyteller, will tell you that he’s always been curious. He’s also been able to nurture that insatiable curiosity into a profession that unravels mysteries in toxicity, explaining how chemicals interact with humans and the environment. He uses storytelling to help others understand complex scientific research and how it connects with everyday life.

Dr. Harris, Associate Vice President at MRIGlobal, is responsible for the Product Development and Repository Management and Medical Countermeasures Divisions. These two organizations support clients that include the National Cancer Institute, the National Institutes of Health, and commercial chemical and pharmaceutical firms. The programs he leads support research in cancer prevention, stroke, neurological disorders, human and animal disease; his teams also research how to identify and treat the effects of chemical and biological threats worldwide.

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