Monica Heyl and Associates, LLC: Providing Field Analytical Solutions

News and Events


MARCH 2012

  1. Monica Heyl and Steven Jones contributed to the article: "US Lab Deployed To Boost Mexico's Response to Outbreaks of Infectious Disease" for the online publication HispanicBusiness.com.

JANUARY 2012

  1. Monica Heyl authored the article "Food for Thought," published in the January 2012 edition of Chemical and Biological Warfare.

  2. Monica Heyl attended the OnSite Annual Meeting For Homeland Security, Forensics, and Environmental Remediation Jan. 23-25, 2012 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, MD, USA. In addition to being a member of the Scientific Board, Ms. Heyl chaired the First Responder Session on Monday and was the Plenary Chair on Tuesday.

SEPTEMBER 2011

  1. Monica Heyl has contributed to the article: "Ten Years Later: The Rise and Transformation of an Industry" in the September 2011 issue of A&S International Magazine.

APRIL 2011

  1. Monica Heyl and Charles Henry attended the Chemical and Biological Medical Treatments Symposia (CBMTS) Series Select Symposium: “World Congress on CBRN Threat and Terrorism” in Dubrovnik, Croatia from the 10th through the 15th of April.

FEBRUARY 2011

  1. Monica Heyl attended the International Federation of Biosafety Associations conference in Bangkok, Thailand entitled: "Global Biosafety and Biosecurity: Taking Action."

JANUARY 2011

  1. Monica Heyl has contributed to the article: "Scouting Hidden Danger: CBRN Detectors on the Frontline of Public Safety" in the January 2011 issue of A&S International Magazine.

DECEMBER 2010

  1. Monica Heyl was fomally invited and attended the NATO Weapons of Mass Destruction Forensics Conference in Prague, Czech Republic on February 2 – 4, 2011.

NOVEMBER 2010

  1. Monica Heyl has been volunteering her services as a mentor to students at Joppatowne High School in Joppa, Maryland, USA as part of the school’s Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Program. The program was created in 2007 to provide students with career skills and technological expertise in the areas of homeland security and emergency preparedness.

    Students in the program can choose to focus on one of three pathways: Homeland Security Services, Information / Communication Technology or Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement. Additionally, students who complete the program and meet certain requirements can receive college credits.

    As a mentor, Ms. Heyl is able to provide students with a wealth of knowledge obtained over many years in the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness field. Ms. Heyl’s complete grasp of the subject matter and her unique insights have proven to be invaluable to the students' understanding of this complex and ever-evolving field.

    To learn more about the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Program, please visit their website.


OCTOBER 2010

  1. Monica Heyl and Charles Henry are currently volunteering their expertise to Harford Technical High School in Bel Air, Maryland, USA. Ms. Heyl and Mr. Henry are providing design consultation to assist the school with education on GREEN technology.

    Students at the school are conducting experiments and practicing state-of-the-art design engineering, all while conforming to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) standards. LEED is an internationally recognized green building certification system, providing third party verification that a building or community was designed and built using strategies aimed at improving performance across all the metrics that matter most: energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, and stewardship of resources and sensitivity to their impacts. [www.usgbc.org]

    Through their work with HTHS, Ms. Heyl and Mr. Henry aim to improve the educational experience of the students by providing the same forward thinking that they bring to all of their clients at MH&A.


AUGUST 2010

  1. Monica Heyl recently joined the Scientific Advisory Board for the OnSite Analysis Annual Meeting for Homeland Security, Forensics and Environmental Remediation. The event will take place January 18 – 21, 2011 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

    Ms. Heyl is currently working with the OnSite team to foster participation in the conference that showcases:

    1. Overviews of emerging technologies
    2. Key research developments
    3. The direction that both technologies and agencies are headed
    4. International participation and teaming
    5. The future of On Site Analysis

    For more information on the OnSite Analysis Annual Meeting, please visit OnSite's Website.