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The event, entitled “Safe Societies—Coping with Complexity and Major Risk,” was held in Trondheim, Norway, June 17-19, with an impressive array of plenary speakers, symposia, oral presentations and a poster session, with two students receiving scholarship awards.
New journal citation data for 2012 from the Thomson Reuters (formerly ISI) system rank SRA’s flagship journal Risk Analysis: An International Journal at 22nd among 136 Public, Environmental and Occupational Health journals.
Registration is now open for the second U.S. National Academy of Sciences meeting on the "Science of Science Communication," being held September 23-25, 2013, in Washington, DC.
The World Health Organization announces the formation of a new worldwide network for chemical risk assessment.
This two-day workshop on "Chemically Induced Mouse Lung Tumors: Application to Human Health Risk Assessment" is scheduled for October 24-25, 2013, with the goal of informing Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) assessments.