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Posted 2 August 2013

Second U.S. National Research Council Workshop on Shale Gas Development Set for August 15-16, 2013

This upcoming Washington, DC, event focuses on governance and follows a workshop held in May on the risks of unconventional shale gas development. Attendance can be in person or via the web.

Posted 2 August 2013

Harvard Center for Risk Analysis Announces October Workshop on Cross-Disciplinary Research Synthesis

This workshop, slated for October 3, 2013, in Cambridge, MA, is designed to address how methods for research synthesis are used in different fields.

Posted 2 August 2013

European Conference on “New Challenges when Communicating Food-Related Issues” Set for September 12th, 2013

The European Commission-funded “FoodRisC” (Food Risk Communication) project, in conjunction with the European Food Safety Authority, announces the project’s final conference, which will take place at the Stanhope Hotel in Brussels. 

Posted 28 July 2013

SRA-Europe 2013 Conference Draws 200 Researchers from 34 Countries

The event, entitled “Safe Societies—Coping with Complexity and Major Risk,” was held in Trondheim, Norway, June 17-19, with an impressive array of plenary speakers, symposia, oral presentations and a poster session, with two students receiving scholarship awards.

Posted 24 July 2013

SRA's Risk Analysis Journal Impact Remains Strong, Latest Figures Show

New journal citation data for 2012 from the Thomson Reuters (formerly ISI) system rank SRA’s flagship journal Risk Analysis: An International Journal at 22nd among 136 Public, Environmental and Occupational Health journals.

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