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THREE HONORED BY SOCIETY FOR RISK ANALYSIS EUROPEAN CHAPTER

June 21, 2017 The Society for Risk Analysis European Chapter (SRA-E) awarded three prestigious scholarships at its Annual Conference in Lisbon, Portugal. These awards recognize individuals for their outstanding contributions to the study and science of risk analysis. This year’s awardees include: Kate Crinion, BS, MS Arch., a Ph.D. candidate at Ulster University in Northern […]

SOCIETY FOR RISK ANALYSIS ANNOUNCES 2016 WINNERS FOR BEST JOURNAL PAPERS AND RESEARCH POSTERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melanie Preve203-389-5223melanie@bigvoicecomm.com MCLEAN, Va. – The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) is pleased to announce the winners for best paper in Risk Analysis: An International Journal and best poster for 2016. The 2016 Best Paper award winners were selected by the Editorial staff of the Risk Analysis journal. These papers made […]

SOCIETY FOR RISK ANALYSIS ANNOUNCES 2016 WINNERS FOR BEST JOURNAL PAPERS AND RESEARCH POSTERS

December 13, 2016 The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) is pleased to announce the winners for best paper in Risk Analysis: An International Journal and best poster for 2016. The 2016 Best Paper award winners were selected by the Editorial staff of the Risk Analysis journal. These papers made the most significant impacts on the […]

FOURTEEN HONORED BY SOCIETY FOR RISK ANALYSIS

December 13, 2016 The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) is pleased to announce the 14 recipients of the 2016 SRA Awards. These awards recognize outstanding contributions to the society and to the science of risk analysis. The recipients were selected by a committee of SRA past presidents and approved by the SRA Council. The awards […]

SOCIETY FOR RISK ANALYSIS ANNOUNCES ITS NEW 2017 COUNCIL

January 4, 2016 During its Annual Meeting, the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) announced the addition of three new Council members and the rise of Margaret MacDonell, PhD of Argonne National Laboratories, as the new President of its 2017 Council. MacDonell succeeds James H. Lambert, PhD of the University of Virginia who has completed his term […]

The Health Risks of Being Employed Are Changing in the U.S. and Globally

Nov. 12, 2018 While most large corporations take responsibility for occupational risks, many partake in transferring these risks to smaller companies and the informal sector, where health risks are unrecognized and under-reported. More than half of the workers in many developing economies work in the informal sector where there are few, or no, workplace health […]

Society for Risk Analysis Presents Several Studies on the Continued Threat of Foodborne Illnesses

Oct. 2017 Although the quality and safety of food produced and sold in the U.S. remains high, outbreaks of foodborne illness continue to occur. Risk assessments are needed to better monitor and control foodborne pathogens. Measuring the risk of foodborne illnesses, along with the burden associated with them, helps the public understand their impact and […]