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Posted 14 November 2014

SRA-Australia/New Zealand Reports on 2014 Annual Conference

Tom Beer, President of SRA-Australia/New Zealand (SRA-ANZ), reports that the group’s annual conference was held in Palmerston North, New Zealand, on August 26-28, 2014, with the theme “Risk Beyond the Numbers.”

Posted 14 November 2014

New Election Results for SRA-Latin America Reported for President Elect, Secretary and Treasurer (2015-2016)

SRA-LA is pleased to announce the final results of the election of its Executive Council (2015-2016). Elected representatives were: President Elect 2015-2016 (2017-2018 President): Rosa María Flores Serrano (México); Secretary 2015-2016: Esperanza López Vázquez (México); and Treasurer 2015-2016: Julio Fuchs (Argentina).

Posted 14 November 2014

Deadline for Submissions to SRA-China’s Next RACR Conference Looms

Abstracts are due by December 1, 2014, for papers to be presented at The 5th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-5) to be held in Tangier, Morocco, on June 1-3, 2015.

Posted 14 November 2014

Harvard School of Public Health Offers 2015 Course on Analyzing Risk: Principles, Concepts, and Applications

Presented in collaboration with the Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, this Boston event is scheduled for March 9-12 and designed to develop participants' capacity to identify and assess health risks posed by environmental hazards. 

Posted 13 November 2014

SRA Dose Response Specialty Group Chooses 2014 Student Award Winner

Chitrada Kaweeteerawat, Ph.D. candidate in the molecular toxicology program at the University of California, Los Angeles received this year’s award for her abstract entitled “High Throughput Dose Response Analysis Reveals Unique Mode of Toxicity of Cu Nanoparticles.”

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