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Posted 23 August 2014

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.

Posted 22 August 2014

Symposium Submission Deadline Approaching for Fourth World Congress on Risk

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.

Posted 22 August 2014

SRA’s Dose Response Specialty Group Upcoming Teleseminar Features Talk on WHO Framework

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.

Posted 22 August 2014

SRA-Europe’s 2014 Istanbul Conference Attracts 259 Participants

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.

Posted 22 August 2014

Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis Announces 2015 Call for Presentations

On the theme of “Advancing the Policy Frontier,” the meeting will be held at the George Washington University Marvin Center in Washington, DC, March 19-20, 2015. To assure full consideration, submit your abstract by October 17, 2014.