Speaker Profile – Dr Peter Sykes
Peter is a Principal Lecturer and the Associate Dean (Innovation) at Cardiff’s School of Sport and Health Sciences, Cardiff Metropolitan University. Peter teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate level on modules relating to risk assessment, occupational health, safety and wellbeing, public health and environmental health. Peter’s research interest in bioaerosols has enabled him to publish widely in his field, present at international conferences and contribute to the development of industry guidance. Peter is currently working in collaboration with a number of companies throughout the UK assisting them in developing monitoring protocols and risk assessment procedures to minimise the potential impacts from worker’s exposure to biological agents, particularly dust and bioaerosols in the waste management sector.