Asa Bradman PhD

Associate Researcher/Associate Adjunct Professor
Environmental Health Sciences

  • Associate Director Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health

Asa Bradman is an Associate Adjunct Professor of Environmental Health Sciences and Associate Director of the Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health.

Asa Bradman is Associate Director, Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health
Associate Adjunct Professor, Environmental Health Science at UCB School of Public Health. Dr. Asa Bradman is an environmental health scientist and expert in exposure assessment and epidemiology focusing on occupational and environmental exposures to pregnant women and children. He co-founded the Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health (CERCH) in the UC Berkeley School of Public Health and directs an initiative to improve environmental quality in California child care facilities. Dr. Bradman leads studies focusing on pesticides, flame retardants, metals, emerging pollutants, VOCs, indoor air quality, and other contaminants. He also participates in extensive community outreach and education, and interfaces with other scientists, state and federal agencies, policymakers, and industry. He participates on several advisory bodies and is a past member and Chair of the California Biomonitoring Scientific Guidance Panel (appointed by Governors Schwarzenegger [2007] and Brown [2013]). In 2017 he was appointed to the USDA National Organic Standards Board. Early in his career, Dr. Bradman harvested grapefruits and apples for export, worked on a chicken farm, and was the produce manager for a small grocery store.

  • PhD – Environmental Health Sciences, UC Berkeley
  • MSc – Energy and Resources, UC Berkeley
  • Children’s environmental health
  • PH 150B – Introduction to Environmental Health Sciences
  • PH 290 – Risk Assessment Seminar