Michael J. Wernke, R.Ph., Ph.D.
Dr. Michael Wernke has over 30 years of experience in the areas of human health toxicology and pharmacology, risk assessment, risk communication, and hazard evaluation. He is also a licensed (Ohio) pharmacist. At S-E-A, Dr. Wernke is responsible for matters requiring the determination of the presence or absence of harmful or intoxicating chemicals, testing and analyzing data for harmful contaminants in food or the environment and evaluating contributing factors in the cause and manner of death or illness. He evaluates exposures to and human health effects of microbial organisms, ethanol, drugs, metals, chemicals, gases, and other occupational and environmental potential contaminants. Dr. Wernke also evaluates drug related cases including, but not limited to, intoxication, drug-related problems, hazardous drug combinations or overdoses, indications and contraindications, and drug labeling and warnings.