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Health risk management and communication (6 points)


Leader: Dr G Savige and Dr M Sinclair

Clayton First semester 2003 (OCL)
Clayton First semester 2004 (OCL)

Synopsis: Develops knowledge base & rational processes required for risk decision making & risk management in the health arena. Topics includes: examination of risk assessment outcomes in different circumstances; risk management strategies using illustrative case studies in food, water & environmental safety; the principles & science of good risk management; overview of different regulatory frameworks; evolution of risk communication & different communication models using case studies.

Assessment: Assignments + Oral presentation + Examination

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