Speakers, Georgia Component of ACOEM 
Occupational and Environmental Medicine Symposium 
September 12, 2015

Randy Katz, DO, MPH:

Dr. Katz is an Assistant Professor at Emory University, Emory Orthopedics and Spine Center, Atlanta GA

Laura Hodson, MSPH, CIH:


Ms Hodson is the Coordinator of the Nanotechnology research Center National Institute for Occupation Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH.

Nick DeFilipps, PhD:


Dr. DeFilipps is an Atlanta Psychological Associates Professor, at the Georgia School of Professional Psychology, Atlanta, GA.

M. Sean McClenney, Au.D.:


M. Sean McClenney, Au.D. is the Chief of the Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Thomas Eden III, JD:

Tommy Eden’s law practice is principally in the area of Management, Labor and Employment law; Drug Testing Law and defense of employers in federal court in all aspects of employment litigation. Tommy serves as legal counsel the Substance Abuse program Administrator Association (SAPAA) the largest association of in house drug and alcohol testing administrators. He is a graduate of Cumberland School of Law and currently practices in Opelika, Alabama and West Point, Georgia.

Lisa Koonin, DrPH:

Dr. Koonin is the Acting Director of Influenza at the Pandemic Unit, CDC.