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Environmental Risk Assessment – Human Health Risk Assessment
Mon, 2 Jan 2017, 5:30 PM – Tue, 3 Jan 2017, 9:30 PM EST
You will learn:
Concepts of environmental risk assessment including an overview of general framework and detailed introduction to human health risk assessment according to US EPA guidelines, toxic substances including heavy metals and organic compounds, risk assessment methodologies and brief overview of risk management.
Who Should Attend:
Environmental and public health engineers, technicians, technologists involved in toxic substances and contaminated sites, health safety and environment (HSE) technical and managerial staff.
- Overview of Human Health Risk Assessment guidelines and frameworks
- Toxic properties of contaminants (heavy metals and organic compounds)
- Overview of fate and transport of contaminants in the environment
- Conceptual model building
- Human health risk assessment methodologies
- Human health risk management
8 hours (5:30 pm - 9:30 pm each day)
NOTE: Students who successfully accomplish the final project will receive an official certificate of completion.
Register as a group of three or more & receive 10% discount.
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About the Instructor:
Dr. Safari is a Visiting Professor at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Head of head of geoenvironmental lab at GeoEngineering Research Group at Carleton University with 20 years of industrial and research experience in geo-environmental engineering.
He has been involved in over 40 environmental and geo-environmental engineering and research projects around the world. He teaches environmental and geo-environmental engineering courses at graduate levels.