Fellowships Awarded: 2012, 2011
Kevin Fain, JD, MPH, is a second-year DrPH student in the Department of Epidemiology. His research with the CLF includes examining FDA’s regulation of animal drugs, particularly the agency’s risk assessment standards for animal drug residues in human food. He also researches food safety issues for FDA’s implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act, as well as FDA’s regulation of animal and human drug use for antibiotic resistance. Kevin previously worked as an attorney at FDA for 15 years, where he litigated cases for food and drug safety and counseled the agency on human and animal drug legal issues. He earned his MPH and Certificate in Risk Sciences and Public Policy at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2011. His doctoral advisor is Dr. Carlos Castillo-Salgado, professor in the Department of Epidemiology.