UNM College of Pharmacy
Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Albuquerque NM 87131-0001
2705 Frontier NE, suite 208
Director, Community Environmental Health Program
Department of Pharmaceutical
Office: 905 Vassar NE
PhD, 1989, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - Pharmacology
MA, 1976, University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C., Canada - Psychology
BA, 1970, Miami University, Oxford, OH - Psychology
Diplomate, American Board of Toxicology, 1993-Present
NIH Blue Ribbon Panel Advisory to Director on the National Infectious and Emerging Disease Laboratory in Boston, MA, Invited Member.
Research Advisory Committee to identify research and clinical needs associated with community exposure to legacy uranium waste, Navajo Area Indian Health Service, IHS response to Congressionally Mandated 5-Year Plan to Address Health and Environmental Impacts of Uranium Contamination in the Navajo Nation
Advisory Panel to determine future directions for Superfund Basic Science Research Program, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
State of New Mexico Department of Health, Invited member, Environmental Health Coordinating Council
New Mexico Environmental Law Center, Santa Fe, NM, Recipient, Griff Salisbury Award for Environmental Protection through Regulatory Change
Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Air Quality Control Board, appointed member
Memberships in Professional Societies
Society of Toxicology
American Public Health Association
New Mexico Public Health Association
Original Research or Scholarly Articles in Refereed Journals (past 5 years)
J. Lewis J., Bench G., Myers O., Tinner B., Staines W., Barr E., Divine K.K., Barrington W., and J. Karlsson: “Trigeminal Uptake and Clearance of Inhaled Manganese Chloride in Rats and Mice.” NeuroToxicology (26): 113-123, 2005.
M. H Downs,., A. Kaminsky, and J. Lewis. Open the Door Whenever Opportunity Knocks. Public Health Nursing, Vol 23 No 4, pp.431-439, 2006.
Bredow, S., M.M. Falgout, T.H. March, C.M. Yingling, S.P. Malkoski, J. Aden, E.J. Bedrick, J.L. Lewis, & K. Divine. "Subchronic Inhalation of Soluble Manganese Induces Expression of Hypoxia-associated Angiogenic Genes in Adult Mouse Lungs" TAP 221:pp. 148-157, 2007.
deLemos, J.L, Rock., T, Brugge, D., Slagowski, N.L. and Johnnye Lewis. “Lessons from the Navajo: assistance with environmental data collection ensures cultural humility & data relevance.“ Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research Education, and Action. 1.4: pp 321-326, 2007.
deLemos, J.L., Bostick, B.C., Quicksall, A.N., Landis, J.D., George, C.C., Slagowski, N.L., Rock, T., Brugge, D., Lewis, J.L., Durant, J.L. Rapid dissolution of soluble uranyl phases in arid, mine-impacted catchments near Church Rock, NM Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 42: 3951-3957, 2008.
deLemos, J.L., Brugge, D., Cajero, M., Downs, M., Durant, J.L., George, C.M., , Henio-Adeky, S., Nez, T., Manning, T., Rock, T., Seschillie, B., Shuey, C., Lewis, J.L. Development of Risk Maps to Minimize Uranium Exposures in the Navajo Churchrock Mining District. Environmental Health, 8:29, 2009.
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