Leo J. DeBobes, MA (OS&H), CSP, CHCM, CSC, CPEA, EMT-D
Assistant Administrator Safety & Plant Op
Professor DeBobes is currently Assistant Administrator for Emergency Management and Regulatory Compliance at Stony Brook University Medical Center and is the Administrative Director of the Suffolk County Regional Resource Center at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He has also served as the Division Head, Environment, Safety and Health Services at Brookhaven National Laboratory and was previously the Director of Environmental Health and Safety for Stony Brook University, where he was responsible for all safety engineering, accident prevention, industrial hygiene, environmental protection, radiation safety, fire safety, hazardous waste management, biosafety, and safety training programs for the academic, research, residential, hospital, and long term health care facilities.
Professor DeBobes holds a masters degree in Occupational Safety and Health from New York University where he was the recipient of a National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) scholarship. He also holds a bachelor of science in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology. He is a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Hazard Control Manager (CHCM), and Certified Professional Environmental Auditor - Health and Safety (CPEA), as well as being certified by the New York State Department of Labor as a Certified Safety Consultant (CSC).