Innovations in Risk Assessment & Management

Tuesday, May 24 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM


Risk Assessment and Management

Arranger: C. Redinger, Redinger 360, Inc., Harvard, MA. Moderator: C. Redinger, Redinger 360, Inc., Harvard, MA. Monitors: E. Rasmuson, Chemistry & Industrial Hygiene, Inc., Wheat Ridge, CO; A. Rossner, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY.

10:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

How to Evaluate the Science in a Scientific Study A. Havics, PH2, LLC, Avon, IN.

10:50 a.m.-11:10 a.m.

Big Data and Assessing Exposures & Risks: When Too Much Seems Like Never Enough J. Persky, RHP Risk Management Inc., Chicago, IL; B. Heckman, RHP Risk Management Inc., Carlisle, PA; F. Boelter, RHP Risk Management Inc., Boise, ID.

11:10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Expected Quantitative Results Based on Qualitative Evaluation M. DaSilva, Doulos Ambiental, São Paulo, Brazil.

11:30 a.m.-11:50 a.m.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA, Astronaut Occupational Surveillance Program and Lifetime Surveillance of Astronaut Health, LSAH: Astronaut Exposures and Risk in the Terrestrial and Spaceflight Environment S. Keprta, W. Tarver, M. Van Baalen, and T. McCoy, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX.

11:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.

Semi-Quantitative Risk Assessments: It Is About the Controls! P. Esposito, STAR Consultants, Inc., Arnold, MD.

12:10 p.m.-12:30 p.m.

Risk Management Best Practices to Reduce Injuries and Maximize Economic Benefits in U.S. Mining S. Griffin, D. Bui, G. Gowrisankaran, E. Lutz, C. He, C. Hu, J. Burgess, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.