European Master and Certification Program
in Risk Engineering and Management

VA-R27 PubHealth
Public Health Oriented Risk Analysis

May 3, 2014
Stuttgart, Germany

Lecturer: Sne┼żana Jovanovic

The course covers the main topics of health oriented risk analysis with different aspects of risks and terminology used in the field. The main part of the course is dedicated to the related actions used in overall analysis (assessment, perception, communication etc.). Furthermore, the course is illustrated by a number of examples, presents commonly used methods, in particular the issues like (1) Basics of Risk: Analysis, Assessment and Management, (2) Risk Analysis in Perspective (Measures of Risk), (3) Dose-Response Functions, (4) Risk Perception and Communication, (5) Variability and Uncertainty, (6) Cumulative Risk Assessment, (7) Risk Assessment, Management and Law and (8) Application to Public Health- WHO Methodology.

At the end of the course students are expected to have basic knowledge about:

  • general terms used in the area of risk, risk management and risk assessment;

  • respective methods used in this field of analysis

As introductory, the course is targeting the wide range of participants, such as:

  • professionals dealing with risk issues on management or operation level,

  • individuals with no previous experience in the field of risk management in health field, but willing to extend their knowledge and take up new roles in risk management in their companies,

  • students of  Steinbeis Master of Risk Engineering and Management program and similar programs.

09:00 - 10:30

Unit 1: Basics of Risk: Analysis, Assessment and Management

Unit 2: Risk Analysis in Perspective (Measures of Risk)

10:30 - 10:45

 · Coffee break

10:45 - 12:00

Unit 3: Dose-Response Functions

Unit 4: Risk Perception and Communication

12:00 -13:00

 · Lunch break

13:00 - 14:30

Unit 5:Variability and Uncertainty

Unit 6: Cumulative Risk Assessment

14:30 -14:45

 · Coffee break

14:45 - 16:00

Unit 7: Risk Assessment, Management and Law

Unit 8: Application to Public Health – WHO Methodology

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Registration deadline: May 3, 2014
Course venue:

Haus der Wirtschaft
Meeting Room D1
Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19
70174 Stuttgart

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For more info send an email to or call +49 711 1839 781 or +49 711 1839 647
In the case of cancellation of the course by the organizers, the participants are entitled to the full reimbursement of the prepaid fees.
In the case of participant's cancellation less than 1 week prior to the course, the fees will be retained in full.
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