Lynn Goldman is the Michael and Lori Milken dean at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University. Before joining the Milken Institute SPH, Goldman, a pediatrician and environmental epidemiologist, was a professor of environmental health sciences at Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health. Previously, she was assistant administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention and head of the Division of Environmental and Occupational Disease Control at the California Department of Public Health. Among her board and committee memberships, she serves on the National Academy of Medicine governing council, the National Academy of Sciences governing board and the Food and Drug Administration science board. She is a trustee of the Environmental Defense Fund. Goldman holds a B.S. and an M.S. from the University of California, Berkeley; an M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins University; and an M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco.