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Doris A. Betancourt, Ph.D.

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Dr. Doris Betancourt is an environmental microbiologist working at the National Risk Management Research Laboratory (NRMRL) since 2002. Her current research deals with the screening of indoor biocontaminutesants. She is responsible for the identification and characterization of mold, bacteria, and their metabolites in indoor environments. Likewise, her research focuses in the development of methods for the control of microbial populations.

Dr. Betancourt earned a BS degree in Biology from university of Puerto Rico and an MS and Ph.D. in Microbiology from North Carolina State University.

Topic(s)PresentationAudienceDurationAvailability
- Air Quality
- Environment
Mold Remediation and PreventionGrades 9-12, College45 - 60 minutesWeekdays
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