Radiation Safety Officer Training for Laboratory Professionals

Venue: Havard School of Public Health

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 09, 2008 End Date/Time: Jun 13, 2008
Early Registration Date: Mar 14, 2008
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Radiation Safety Officer Training for Laboratory Professionals
June 9 – 13, 2008
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA

Let the experts at the Harvard School of Public Health ease your worries and answer your radiation safety questions during a fundamental 40-hour radiation safety training program.

This unique program prepares researchers and safety officers with the skills necessary to implement a radiation protection program in a biotechnology, university, hospital or medical laboratory. The course also shares the latest information on state regulations standards concerning the use of radionuclides.

Program Highlights:

• Practical applications (not just theory) focusing on lessons learned through experience better prepare you to meet your responsibilities and reinforce the lectures.
• Hands-on laboratory exercises highlight applications of hand-held instruments and liquid scintillation counting.
• Interaction with Agreement State regulators provides education on inspection practices.
• The software applications used are invaluable “tools of the trade.”
• Interactive discussions following all program assignments allow for further analysis of the topic.

For complete details http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/ccpe/programs/RSO.shtml

By completing this program, you may earn the following continuing education credit:

• 3.7 CEUs, Harvard School of Public Health
• 5 Industrial Hygiene CM Points, American Board of Industrial Hygiene
• 32 CECs, American Academy of Health Physics
• Other specialty CEUs may be available. See website for more details.

Scholarships Available for state and local government employees. In addition, this program is eligible for Massachusetts Department of Workforce Development funding grants. Massachusetts companies may be eligible for up to 50% off program fees. See website for more details.

For more information on any of our programs, visit www.hsph.harvard.edu/ccpe , call 617-384-8692, or email: contedu@hsph.harvard.edu.

Please be sure to mention your Reference Code: RSO08-CAL04


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