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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.
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.
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.
Registration is now open for the second U.S. National Academy of Sciences meeting on the "Science of Science Communication," being held September 23-25, 2013, in Washington, DC.
The World Health Organization announces the formation of a new worldwide network for chemical risk assessment.