Course Description

Characterization of human health risk from exposures to environmental stressors. Development of empirical and statistical models for health effects and exposure analysis. Probabilistic risk characterization, uncertainty and sensitivity analysis. Problem-based critical evaluation of risk-based environmental decisions. 

Course Objectives 

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Integrate scientific data for the purpose of risk characterization
  • Model risks associated with exposures to environmental stressors