Welcome to my Blog page. I’m Joseph Ebel and I live in Ithaca, NY, Heart of the Finger Lakes in upstate New York. I work at Cornell University, as Director of Laboratory Operations in Analytical Toxicology, Animal Health Diagnostic Center, NYS College of Veterinary Medicine. I’m on my 40+ years of working full time in my career and was recently awarded In May 2014, the Presidents Individual Excellence Award at Cornell from President David Skorton, out of 20,000 employees.
I have authored and co-authored over 50+ scientific publications and articles in Scientific Journals. I have been involved in many National and International Toxicology cases over my career with a couple of the foremost that people would know about. One, is the Melamine Toxicosis in dog and cat food that occurred in 2004 in the US, as result of contaminated wheat gluten sold to pet food producers from China. Second, I co-authored a paper on the 911 rescue dogs and the assessment their acute injuries and exposure to environmental toxins following the attack on the World Trade Center.
I hold a Merchant Mariners License in the US Coast Guard and Licensed in all the inland waterways of the US and the Great Lakes. I own and Operate Sea Wolf Charters, Sport Fishing Charters for trout, salmon and walleye on the Finger Lakes and Lake Ontario.
A couple years ago I started my Plan B, a part time MLM business which is now turning into my Plan A. Helping, coaching, and teaching others how to achieve their dreams and financial goals in their lives.
I’m truly blessed with a wonderful family of 5 children, 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild and a wonderful and understanding lady in my life who shares in my passions and my dreams and who tries to patiently understand my passion for success.