TORONTO, ONTARIO and VENICE BEACH, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 16, 2013) - Intrinsik Inc. (Intrinsik), a premier health and environmental sciences consulting firm, is pleased to announce the acquisition of McDaniel Lambert, Inc. (McDaniel Lambert). An occupational and environmental health sciences firm, with 10 staff located in Venice Beach California, the acquisition of McDaniel Lambert signifies Intrinsik's commitment to sustainable, strategic growth and an increased presence in the United States. The addition of McDaniel Lambert to the Intrinsik group results in a professional services firm with offices across the United States and Canada and brings together a full time staff of more than 60 professionals specializing in providing toxicology, risk assessment and regulatory advice to clients across a wide range of market sectors in North America and throughout the world.
Founded in 1997, by Drs. Mary McDaniel and Charles (Chuck) Lambert, the McDaniel Lambert team specializes in toxicology, health risk assessment, occupational and environmental medicine, law, epidemiology, and risk communication.
Mary McDaniel, DO, JD, MPH, is a board-certified physician, licensed attorney, and risk and crisis communication expert who brings more than 20 years of experience in environmental health assessment, risk communication, risk management, and occupational and environmental medicine to Intrinsik. Dr. McDaniel will assume the role of Medical Director and Vice President.
Charles Lambert, PhD, DABT is recognized as one of California's top human health risk assessors and will assume the position of Principal. Dr. Lambert is respected both by regulators and the regulated community with over 20 years of experience in risk assessment, risk communication, California Proposition 65 evaluation, litigation support, pharmaceutical impurity assessment and occupational toxicology.
The acquisition solidifies a long standing business relationship and will benefit both McDaniel Lambert and Intrinsik clients going forward.
Elliot Sigal (President of Intrinsik), "The acquisition of McDaniel Lambert, a top consulting firm, is further solidification of Intrinsik's business presence in the United States, they are a great fit."
Mary McDaniel (President of McDaniel Lambert) "We are delighted to become part of the Intrinsik family. We've worked together on several challenging projects over the last few years and it feels like a natural step for us to expand our opportunities by joining a firm we respect for their integrity, scientific knowledge and ethics."
Intrinsik Inc. is a private, employee owned consulting firm with over 25 years of experience in environmental and health consulting. Headquartered in Mississauga (Toronto) Canada, Intrinsik has offices in Calgary, AB; Mississauga, Guelph, Ottawa, ON; Halifax, NS and New Gloucester, ME. Our Environmental division provides advice to a wide range of clients on toxicology and risk assessment issues related to human health, the environment and regulatory affairs. We are experienced in diverse areas of human and ecological toxicology, environmental fate and modelling, human health and ecological risk assessment, risk communication/consultation, peer review, and integrated risk management.
The focus of our Health Sciences division is to address the toxicology and regulatory challenges associated with the development and registration of new pharmaceutical and biological products. We help our clients manage the risks associated with product development by recognizing and understanding the scientific and regulatory issues that will impact them and designing and implementing optimal product development and regulatory strategies that address these issues.
In the area of consumer products, Intrinsik provides a team of toxicology and regulatory professionals with broad expertise in consumer product risk assessments, product registrations, issue solving and international regulations governing these industries.