Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health Announces Spring 2015 Course on Analyzing Risk

This professional education opportunity on principles, concepts and applications of risk analysis and risk communication is scheduled for March 9-12 in Boston MA and will be directed by James K. Hammitt of the Harvard Center for Risk Analysis.

The description provided by the organizers follows:

This program enhances participants’ knowledge of how risk analysis is done, how it is interpreted, and how it influences regulatory decision-making. Participants will improve their ability to identify and quantify health risks, understand how risk information is perceived and communicated, and apply this information across industries and sectors. This comprehensive course ensures participants are ready to apply the science of risk-based decision making to protect the public’s health and the environment. For more information, please visit https://ecpe.sph.harvard.edu/Risk-Analysis.