Dr. de Roode came to Charles River with the acquisition of WIL Research Europe B.V. Beginning as a study director for ecotoxicology, she also worked as needed on projects for the Agrochemicals section of the Regulatory Affairs department.
As a current ecotoxicologist for Regulatory Affairs, she prepares dossiers and evaluations for agrochemicals and biocides, including risk assessments and ERAs for pharmaceuticals. Specializing in aquatic ecology, Dr. de Roode graduated with cum laude honors from the environmental biology program at the University of Bergen, Norway, and the environmental chemistry program at the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.
She then completed her PhD at Wageningen University before joining WIL Research. Dr. de Roode is a board-certified toxicologist with the National Committee for Medical-Biological Research Training in the Netherlands, the Dutch Society of Toxicology, and Eurotox. She has published in internationally- recognized journals.