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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.
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.
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.
SRA Council member and chair of the specialty groups committee, Seth Guikema studies risk and sustainability analysis, primarily in the context of urban infrastructure, natural disasters, and terrorist attacks.
The Latin America Regional Organization of SRA has announced that the October 2014 Congress planned for Argentina has been cancelled. The Third Congress will instead be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 2015 (dates to be determined).