WS 1001

Principles of Risk Assessments for Product Stewardship

Credits: 8 Contact Hours
Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fee: $435 ($485 after March 20, 2016) | Limit: 50


Stewardship and Sustainability, Students and Early Career Professionals

Understanding, managing, and communicating product risk is a core function of an effective product stewardship program. Based on the Core Competencies of Product Stewardship, all aspects of risk assessment will be examined, including identification of critical health effects, determining relevant exposure concentrations, quantitative risk determinations, risk management measures and more. By sharing best-in-class approaches that can enhance the professional and the company, attendees will understand the role of risk assessment in product stewardship and learn the basics of hazard and exposure assessment as well as how to characterize and manage risk and communicate outcomes.

Principles of Risk Assessment is designed to introduce new and early career product stewardship professionals, and those who may work with or support product stewardship, to the basic principles of risk assessment.

Key Takeaways

  • Understanding the role of risk assessment in product stewardship
  • Recognizing the basics of both hazard and exposure assessment as well as characterizing risk
  • Managing risk and communicating outcomes

Led by:

Kevin Kransler, PhD, Supervisor, Business Compliance, ExxonMobil Chemical Company