Dr. Virginia Weaver holds a joint appointment in medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is an associate professor of environmental health sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her research focuses on the use of molecular epidemiology tools in the evaluation of chemically exposed populations.
Her team is currently engaged in examining the impact of metals on kidney function.
Dr. Weaver received her B.A. from the University of Rochester. She earned her M.D. from the New York University School of Medicine and her M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins. She directed the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program at Johns Hopkins from 2006 to 2014.
She is a member of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Medical Advisory Board. Her work has been recognized by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with an award in teaching excellence for "Clinical Environmental and Occupational Toxicology.”