Clarke (sur)Prize!

Clarke (sur)Prize!

This year I was able to attend my first Clarke Prize event, NWRI Executive Director Kevin Hardy shown here. Dr. Chuck Haas was honored for 2017, for his extensive contributions to our industry, being "an engineer to biologists" and "a biologist to engineers". We owe our current progress on quantitative microbial risk assessment (QMRA) to Dr. Haas. The big surprise was Dr. Haas' revelation of how the 1 in 10,000 risk of infection came to be...You would never have guessed!