Photo of Dr. PurschwitzMark Purschwitz, PhD

Mark Purschwitz, PhD, is Associate Extension Professor in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture. Prior to joining the UK faculty, he was affiliated with the National Farm Medicine Center and the National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety; Marshfield Clinic; Marshfield, Wisconsin. A veteran research scientist and agricultural engineer whose interests include farm equipment safety, farm hazard control, and farm injury surveillance, Dr. Purschwitz is currently leading the 2-year project Developing a Smart ROPS Decision-Making Guide.