Jeri Higginbotham of the State of Kentucky has petitioned the Alliance for Risk Assessment (ARA) Steering Committee to obtain additional i...
Human health risk assessment is a challenging task. Limited data, limited funding, contradictory guidance…
The Alliance for Risk Assessment helps align financial and technical resources to to ensure public health is protected.
Working together to protect public health.
Ensure careful consideration of all key data and ideas.
Let people know what you are working on.
The workshop series is continuing and expanding upon the discussion set forth by Science and Decisions: Advancement of Risk Assessment (NAS,...
State Environmental Agency Risk Collaboration for HarmonizationThe SEARCH database is directory of state public and environmental health agencies and with points of contact. Access here.
Submit a Project
Step 1. Submit:
Post your project to the Risk Information Exchange – give a brief description of your project, let the risk assessment community know what you are working on. Under “project type” select “Proposed ARA Project”.
Step 2. Review:
The ARA Steering Committee will review your project for mission-relevance, and to consider if any other groups are working on something similar. The Steering Committee strives to deliver a decision within 2 weeks.
Step 3. Publicize:
If your project is endorsed by the ARA, it will be announced on the ARA website and newsletter.
Step 4. Execute:
Depending on the nature of your project, there are a variety of options for execution – a non-profit partner may be selected to lead the effort, or a collaboration may be appropriate. Your project will be conducted in a timely manner by risk assessment experts. All ARA projects contribute a 7% fee to support the ARA mission.