Dr. Alvina Mehinto

Alvina Mehinto is a molecular toxicologist specializing in the environmental impact of natural and man-made contaminants on aquatic organisms especially fish. She received her B.S. in marine biology from the University of Portsmouth in 2005 and Ph.D. in biological sciences from the University of Exeter in 2010. Dr. Mehinto joined SCCWRP in February 2013. Her present work focuses on the development of molecular indicators of exposure and effects for ecologically relevant species.


E-mail: alvinam@sccwrp.org
Phone: (714) 755-3210
Address: 3535 Harbor Blvd., Suite 110, Costa Mesa, CA 92626