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The November 13 seminar, held on the Rutgers University campus, was organized in cooperation with the International Society of Exposure Science Tri-State Chapter.
The recent seminar series, entitled “Studies on Impact of Natural Gas Extraction from Marcellus Shale on Water Resources,” featured six presentations by researchers focusing on the development of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing in this area.
Ortwin Renn discusses his goals and accomplishments during his year as president, in particular in enhancing SRA's international "footprint." The 2015 Fourth World Congress on Risk in Singapore (which will open on July 19) contributes to this purpose.
Tom Beer, President of SRA-Australia/New Zealand (SRA-ANZ), reports that the group’s annual conference was held in Palmerston North, New Zealand, on August 26-28, 2014, with the theme “Risk Beyond the Numbers.”
New Election Results for SRA-Latin America Reported for President Elect, Secretary and Treasurer (2015-2016)
SRA-LA is pleased to announce the final results of the election of its Executive Council (2015-2016). Elected representatives were: President Elect 2015-2016 (2017-2018 President): Rosa María Flores Serrano (México); Secretary 2015-2016: Esperanza López Vázquez (México); and Treasurer 2015-2016: Julio Fuchs (Argentina).