The research conducted by the EDRP and its staff has been recognized for its excellence and contributions to the fields of environmental health and exposure assessment by being cited for scientific and literary awards. Listed below are several awards given to EDRP staff and its scientific publications:
U.S. Public Health Service Engineering Literary Award (Publications Category) for the publication: Analytical Contaminant Transport Analysis System (ACTS)—Multimedia Environmental Fate and Transport, June 2005
American Academy of Environmental Engineers, 2003 Excellence in Environmental Engineering Competition, Grand Prize, Research Category for “Enhancing Environmental Engineering Science to Benefit Public Health,” April 2003.
Assistant Administrator’s Award for Special Service to ATSDR, June 2002
Cummig Award, American Society of Military Engineers, 2000 to the Dover Township Water-Distribution System Modeling Team.
Environmental and Water Resources Research Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Best Practice-Oriented Paper of 2000 for the paper, “Using Water-Distribution System Modeling to Assist Epidemiologic Investigations,” ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol. 126, July/August 2000.
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Science Award, 1998
U.S. Public Health Service Engineering Literary Award (Publications Category) for the publication: “Exposure Assessment Using Analytical and Numerical Models: Case Study,” May 1998
U.S. Public Health Service Engineering Literary Award (Publications Category) for the publication: “Estimating Expo-sure to VOCs from Municipal Water System Pipelines: Use and Application of a Computational Model,” May 1996