Outreach activities include the development of pesticide risk assessment methodology, tools, and materials to communicate risks to the general public, stakeholders, and policy-makers. This effort includes university classes and workshops to lay and professional audiences, as well as adult continuing education. A primary goal is to translate scientific methods and findings to a broad and diverse audience. This outcome-driven approach strives to promote transparency and dialogue about risks associated with exposure to pesticides and other environmental agents and to improve use of risk information in individual decision-making and public policy. Duties include Principle Investigator for the National Pesticide Information Center (npic.orst.edu), and Extension Toxicology Network (extoxnet.orst.edu) cooperator.