The module will introduce the processes used to conduct public health assessments and environmental risk assessments. Four topic areas will be covered (Table 1) with approximately 1 hour per topic area. Format will be six short videos (20 – 30 minutes).
After reviewing the videos, PowerPoint files and Provided Resources each participant should take the assessment and earn a grade of 80% or greater. Each question is worth 2 points. You may repeat this quiz 4 times to achieve a minimum score of 80%.
Competencies and Learning Objectives:
- Describe the current environmental and public health risk assessment processes, risk communication strategies and identify the implications of risk management decisions in relationship to environmental justice.
- Calculate and interpret exposure risks.
- Communicate audience-appropriate public health risk content, both in writing and through oral presentation.