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Department of Environmental Health

Risk Science Center (RSC)

Continuing Education Courses

Risk Workshop for Toxicologists and Risk Assessors

Vancouver, British Columbia
November 5-8, 2019

The Risk Science Center is cosponsoring with the Society of Toxicology Canada a two-part risk workshop to be held in Vancouver, British Columbia November 5-8, 2019.  Gain a deeper understanding of risk assessment methods. Maximize the value of toxicology studies in characterizing risk. Encourage the use of sound science in risk-based decision-making. Apply practical tools for communicating your results to non-technical stakeholders. More details, including an agenda, instructors, and registration details are found at

SRA - Fundamentals of the Risk Assessment Paradigm, From Hazard Characterization to Risk Communication, with an Emphasis on Contaminated Sites

Arlington, Virginia
Sunday, December 8, 2019

Dr. Lynne Haber of the Risk Science Center will be one of a team of  instructors in this all day workshop on Sunday, December 8. The workshop is intended for entry- to mid-level risk assessors and will provide site assessors with an improved understanding of key issues underlying environmental standards, as well as provide toxicological risk assessors with improved understanding of real world challenges in applying toxicity factors and interpreting risk estimates. More details: This workshop is part of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) annual meeting. A separate registration fee is charged for the workshop, but registration for the full SRA meeting is not required.  Students may attend any workshop for just $35.