Teaching Resources

Below are links to online content to aid in promoting knowledge of Risk Analysis. To add links to additional materials that might be of interest to members of SRA, please contact the Education Committee.

Risk Web Sites

Source Content
FoodRisk.org http://foodrisk.org
Food Risk Communication http://www.foodriskcommunications.org
FoodSafety – Federal Food Safety Information http://www.foodsafety.gov
Harding Center for Risk Literacy https://www.harding-center.mpg.de/en
Health Risk Communication, University of Hong Kong http://jmsc.hku.hk/projects/health-risk-communication-programme/
Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition http://jifsan.umd.edu
Risk Analysis Center http://www.risk-analysis-center.com
Risk Literacy/Numercy Questionary http://www.riskliteracy.org/



Source Content
Arvai, Joe, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary Trick or treatment? Evaluating the quality of structured risk management decisions (PPT, 1.9 MB)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication: training program
Covello, Vincent T., Center for Risk Communication Center for Risk Communication
DHCC, Deployment Health Clinical Center Risk communication in the healthcare setting: videos and articles
Eiser, J. Richard, University of Sheffield & White, Mathew, Friedrich- Schiller Universität, Jena Eiser, J. Richard, University of Sheffield & White, Mathew, Friedrich- Schiller Universität, Jena
Finucane, Melissa, East-West Center, Hawaii Public Perceptions of Risk: Thinking and Feeling Our Way through a Complex World (PPT, 3.4 MB)
Fischhoff, Baruch, Carnegie Mellon University What’s Worth Knowing – and Saying – about the Risks of Terrorism? (PPT, 197 kB)
Gigerenzer, Gerd, Max Planck Institute Risk Communication and medical decision making
Hassenzahl, David M., Chatham University Understanding Uncertainty – Definitions and Tools for Risk Analysts (PPT, 315 kB)
International Food Information Council Foundation A Practical Guide to Risk Communications CPE Program
Jardine, Cindy, University of Alberta Roles, Responsibilities and Needs of Market Participants in Risk Communication (PPT, 1.9 MB)
John Hopkins University on Risk Assessment "Public Health Toxicology" slides
Morgan, M. Granger, Carnegie Mellon• University Analyzing and Communicating Uncertainty in the Context of Weather and Climate (PDF)
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Emergency Risk communication CDCynergy: a step-by-step tutorial and performance support tool to help federal, state, and local public health communicators systematically plan, implement, and evaluate emergency health communications
Pidgeon, Nick, Cardiff University Climate Risk and Public Perceptions in International Climate Negotiations (PPT, 1.6 MB)
Sjöberg, Lennart Sjöberg, Lennart
van Kleef, Ellen et al., Wageningen University Consumer Risk Perceptions and Attitudes – Implications for Communication about Food Safety (PPT, 713 kB)
Weber, Elke U., Columbia Business School and Center for the Decision Sciences Determinants of Risk Taking: The Important Role of Risk Perception (PPT, 852 kB)
Zikmund-Fisher, Brian J. et al., University of Michigan School of Public Health Various presentations


Videos and Audio

Source Content
Aven, Terje, University of Stavanger, Norway Various videos on risk analysis
Gigerenzer, Gerd, Max Planck Institute Simple heuristics that make us smart
Fallacies in risk perception among physicians and laymen
Gilbert, Dan, Harvard University Why we make bad decisions
Reyna, Reyna, Carnegie Mellon University Risky Decision Making in Adolescence
Inside Cornell: Finding the roots of risky behavior in the teen brain
Sandmann, Peter M., Clark University Video and Audio Risk Communication Materials
Slovic, Paul, The London School of Economics and Political Science Public lecture "risk as feeling: new perspectives on risk perception" (audio-file, but in poor quality)
A Walk Through Risk
Taleb, Nassim Nicholas, New York University’s Polytechnic Institute Antifragility
Wall, Patrick, UCD Institute of Food and Health Wall, Patrick, UCD Institute of Food and Health



Source Content
Society for Risk Analysis Glossary of Risk-Related Terminology
Society for Risk Analysis Core Subjects of Risk Analysis
Society for Risk Analysis Fundamental Principles of Risk Analysis