David Ropiek is co-author of the book "Risk: A Practical Guide for Deciding What¹s Really Safe and What¹s Really Dangerous in the World Around You", published by Houghton Mifflin. David is former Director of Risk Communication at the Harvard Center for Risk Analysis. Mr. Ropeik is responsible for communicating
the Center¹s approach of keeping risk in
perspective to the press, policy makers, and
the public. He teaches risk communication at
the Harvard School of Public Health.