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Dr. Christoph Hutzler

German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Department for Chemical and Product Safety
Scientific Officer
Christoph Hutzler studied Chemistry and completed his Ph.D. in the field of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Regensburg, Germany, in 2001. From 2002 to 2007 he joined the working group for Toxicokinetics at the Institute for Toxicology of the Helmholtz Research Center Munich, Germany. He worked in the field of Analytical Toxicology and utilized modern analytical methods for the identification and quantification of metabolites of reactive chemicals.

In 2007 Dr. Hutzler joined the BfR. He is the head of the analytical lab unit of the Department for Chemical and Product safety and also in responsibility for the coordination of research projects with analytical focus. It is the aim of these projects to generate relevant data for exposure assessments. Dr. Hutzler is also involved in exposure and risk assessments related to chemicals in consumer products and toys. Furthermore, he represents the BfR at several national and international panels dealing with analytical topics related to consumer products.