- B.A., Sociology, University of South Carolina, Magna Cum Laude, 1973
Debby Shonka has successfully managed specific information management related tasks for two dose reconstruction studies, including the systematic document search for the Oak Ridge Health Studies Dose Reconstruction Project, and the database and document retrieval task for Phase I of the Environmental Dose Reconstruction at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory. The tasks for the Oak Ridge Dose Reconstruction Project included tracking the retrieval and review of documents at over 40 repositories in Oak Ridge and around the State of Tennessee, keeping team members on schedule, and reviewing and editing the final reports for each repository. Debby was responsible for development and implementation of 17 procedures, internal Quality Assurance of data and software, and integration of contributions from three organizations for the Environmental Dose Reconstruction at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory. She is a specialist in information management with publications in transportation and energy conservation as well as her activities in dose reconstruction.