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Developed by the EPA's Risk Assessment Forum, this report and accompanying FAQ document were released in July 2014. They respond to recommendations that the agency should incorporate probabilistic analysis into its decision making.
Program Agenda Now Available for September 15-16, 2014, Nano Risk Analysis II Workshop in Washington, DC
SRA’s Emerging Nanoscale Materials Specialty Group presents this opportunity to explore a multiple models approach to risk analysis for nanoscale materials. Poster submission and presenter registration deadline is September 1; general registration is open online until September 3.
Submit symposium proposals for the 2015 Congress, to be held July 19-23 in Singapore, by September 15 for fullest consideration. The submission site is open for both individual speaker abstracts within submitted symposia and for new symposia.
On Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at noon to 1 pm Eastern time, Bette Meek from the University of Ottawa will speak on “Application of the World Health Organization Framework for Combined Exposures.” This continues the ongoing DRSG teleseminar series.
Climate change, energy, food security, urban risks, and new approaches to dialogue and governance were among the topics, with attendees representing Australia, North and South America, Asia, and Africa, in addition to Europe and the Middle East.