Monday June 10, 2013 - Friday June 14, 2013
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Residence Inn Medical Center
7710 Main Street | Houston, TX | 77030
Hotel Tel: 713-660-7993
Hotel Reservation Information:
Please identify yourself with the name of the class you will be attending (Radiation Safety Officer) when making your reservation to guarantee the rate of $109.00 per night plus 17% tax. Rate will include a Free Breakfast Buffet each morning and Free Social Hour, Monday-Thursday, 6pm-730pm, serving soft drinks, beer and snacks. Offer good through May 19th, 2013.
Free Van Shuttle is available to all our Hotel Guests, Monday - Friday, 6am-9pm and Sat - Sun, 10am-8pm. The van shuttle runs every hour and half hour.
Taylor Sutherland, MPH
The University of Texas School of Public Health
Southwest Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
The overall objective of this interactive course is to provide you with the tools you need in order to ensure the safe and compliant receipt, use, transport, and release of radioactive materials and radiation sources. You will learn how to maintain a high level of compliance with radiation regulations and protocols, based on novel research performed by the University of Texas Health Science Center. You will improve your skills in performing radiation safety surveys, shipping and receiving radioactive materials, and managing and disposing of radioactive waste. This course is designed to meet the established Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Radiation Control training requirements for individuals wishing to become Radiation Safety Officers.
Who Should Attend
This program is designed for anyone who currently works in the field of radiation safety or wants to learn about the science of radiation. The content serves as a good refresher for health physicists.
$ 1,475 Early Registration (Ends May 20, 2013)
$ 1,675 Regular Registration (Ends June 1, 2013)
$ 1,875 Late Registration Begins June 2, 2013)
Major Course Concepts