Robert A. Curtis, EE, MSCE, CIH


  • 30 years of senior IH Engineering field experience with the US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), National Health Response Team

  • OSHA experience included 25 years developing RF field survey procedures, demonstrating practical RF controls and implementing RF compliance policies.

  • Recognized as the Agency’s National RF expert and represented the Agency on inter-governmental, international, and professional organizations developing RF safety standards, including OSHA, FCC and ANSI/IEEE RF exposure limits and controls for effective RF Safety programs.

  • 5 years IH Engineering with Stanford Research Institute and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)


  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Utah, M.S., Civil Engineering (Environmental), Stanford University

  • Board Certified in the Comprehensive Practice of Industrial Hygiene by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene since 1977.

  • Recipient of the AIHA Edward J. Baier Technical Achievement Award, 2009, Government Reinvention award from Vice President Al Gore, and multiple awards from the Secretary of Labor.


  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE) Standards Association and SCC 28 Parent and C95 Subcommittees responsible for setting IEEE and ANSI standards for RF exposure and controls, 1988 - present.

  • Clinical Faculty, University of Utah College of Medicine, 1977-2008. Instructor, AIHCe Professional Development Courses in Non-Ionizing Radiation, 1985- 2004, and member of the AIHA Non-Ionizing Radiation Committee, 1985-present.