Science Inventory

Introduction to Community-Focused Exposure and Risk Screening Tool (C-FERST)

Citation:

Berg, C., L. Riddick, L. Stewart, J. Quackenboss, B. Connor, AND N. Oschman. Introduction to Community-Focused Exposure and Risk Screening Tool (C-FERST). C-FERST Training Demo, RTP, NC, July 06, 2017 - July 06, 2018.

Impact/Purpose:

Goals of this presentation: • Understand the purpose, functions, value and limitations of C-FERST • Identify and generate information about environmental public health issues • Describe C-FERST to communities or individuals

Description:

C-FERST is a web-based “toolkit” of information, with community maps that show environmental data, public health data, and socioeconomic indications. It is used as a guide to help community assessments. With C-FERST you can: View maps of your community • Compare local, county, and state estimates • Explore and learn about issues in your environment • Find additional resources • Plan your project with guides • Interact with other C-FERST.

URLs/Downloads:

https://www.epa.gov/healthresearch/introduction-community-focused-exposure-and-risk-screening-tool-c-ferst

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/SLIDE)
Product Published Date: 07/06/2018
Record Last Revised: 07/11/2017
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 336929

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL EXPOSURE RESEARCH LABORATORY

SYSTEMS EXPOSURE DIVISION

ECOLOGICAL & HUMAN COMMUNITY ANALYSIS BRANCH