Deirdre Imus

Writer from United States of America

Deirdre Coleman Imus (born 1964) is the founder and president of the Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center, part of Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) in New Jersey, United States. She is also a cofounder and codirector of the Imus Cattle Ranch for Kids with Cancer, and the author of two books, Greening Your Cleaning and The Imus Ranch: Cooking for Kids and Cowboys. The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center conducts research into the possible links between various cancers and environmental hazards. The center received the "Quality New Jersey’s Environmental Award" on May 8, 2006. On May 7, 2007, she was named to the Board of Directors of the National Autism Association. and on May 22, 2007, the National Audubon Society announced that Deirdre Imus was one of four women to receive the Society's annual Rachel Carson Award for Women in Conservation. In making the announcement, the Audubon Society cited her as, "a pioneer inspiring parents and schools to clean using non-toxic products... [convincing] more than 200 institutions nationwide to switch to green cleaning products and her work has led directly to three 'Green Cleaning' executive orders that will vastly improve  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Known as
Deirdre Coleman Imus,Deirdre Coleman
Date of birth
United States of America


Institution From To
Villanova University

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