Member News November/December 2012

Kimberly Thompson

Dr. Kimberly Thompson, SRA past president, recently joined the faculty at the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine as Professor of Preventive Medicine and Global Health. She remains committed to improving the management of children’s risks and is very excited to call one of the best destinations for children and families her new home. She looks forward to bringing the concepts of risk analysis into the “amazing community of innovative and inquisitive scholars at one of the nation’s newest medical schools and one of the largest universities.” Professor Thompson is continuing with her existing research grants and collaborations that she created and expanded as the president of Kid Risk, Inc.

Her new contact information at the UCF is Kimberly M. Thompson, Professor of Preventive Medicine and Global Health, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, 6850 Lake Nona Blvd., Orlando, FL 32827-7408, Phone: 407-266-7037, Web:

New contact information for Kid Risk, Inc., is Kimberly M. Thompson, President, Kid Risk, Inc., 10524 Moss Park Rd., Ste. 204-364, Orlando, FL 32827, Phone: 617-680-2836, Email:, Web:

Kim also said that she very much enjoyed reading many great manuscripts while serving as the Risk Analysis area editor for engineering and working with Michael Greenberg, Karen Lowrie, and the other area editors. She is sorry that she will not have the opportunity to reconnect with SRA colleagues at this year’s annual meeting due to a schedule conflict, but looks forward to the 2013 meeting.