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Posted 22 August 2014

SRA’s Dose Response Specialty Group Upcoming Teleseminar Features Talk on WHO Framework

On Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at noon to 1 pm Eastern time, Bette Meek from the University of Ottawa will speak on “Application of the World Health Organization Framework for Combined Exposures.” This continues the ongoing DRSG teleseminar series.

Posted 22 August 2014

SRA-Europe’s 2014 Istanbul Conference Attracts 259 Participants

Climate change, energy, food security, urban risks, and new approaches to dialogue and governance were among the topics, with attendees representing Australia, North and South America, Asia, and Africa, in addition to Europe and the Middle East.

Posted 22 August 2014

Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis Announces 2015 Call for Presentations

On the theme of “Advancing the Policy Frontier,” the meeting will be held at the George Washington University Marvin Center in Washington, DC, March 19-20, 2015. To assure full consideration, submit your abstract by October 17, 2014.

Posted 21 August 2014

SRA-Russia Announces May 18-22, 2015, Event in Moscow

This event will be organized around the topic of "Global and National Strategies for Risks Management of Accidents and Natural Disasters" and will seek solutions designed to counteract these growing threats.

Posted 21 August 2014

DC Public Health Risk Course Scheduled for September 9-11, 2014

The Center for Risk Science and Public Health at George Washington University announces this course covering the principles of scientific risk assessment and its role in addressing public health risks. 

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