Corinne Mitchell, Director - Laboratory & Radiation Safety Services, Radiation Safety Officer, Environmental Health & Safety; Harvard University
Corinne is the Director of Laboratory and Radiation Safety Services / Radiation Safety Officer at Harvard University and leads a multidisciplinary, professional, and technical team committed to delivering laboratory and radiation safety services. She has over 15 years of experience working in EHS in industry/biotech and academia.
This past year, Corinne and a colleague established a Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging team to grow a culture of inclusion in EHS in alignment with organizational goals. This team has held multiple workshops to build awareness, generate interest in, and foster engagement in DIB. Corinne is most interested in the human side of safety and is working to grow a culture of safety that encourages action over inaction, maintains open channels for communication, and is supported at all levels of the organization.
Corinne is a Certified Safety Professional and she holds a BS in Physics and MS in Radiological Sciences and Protection from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell.