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September 22, 23, & 24, 2008


MONDAY 7:30 – 5:00

AM: Arrival and Registration (7:30 – 8:30)

      Welcome and Introductions

      Presentation  “ Decommissioning a Radioactive Waste Burial Site”

                               Ron Bresell – Auburn University

                        Experiences with Recent Inspections, and

                        Pennsylvania and New Jersey Agreement State Status 

PM: Presentations:  “The Fine Line Between Clinical and Research”


TUESDAY 8:30 – 5:00

AM: Presentations:  “ Radiological Fire Disasters - Lessons Learned”

                               Matt Norton – Philotechnics, Inc.

                        ( Second Presentation to be determined)

      Discussion Topics: Safety Policies for Undergraduates and Minors

                        The Future of Cesium Chloride 

PM: Presentations:  “ Veterinary Radiation Safety”

                               Patrick McDermott – Rutgers University

WEDNESDAY 8:30 – 12:00

AM: Presentations:  “UV Safety in a Research Environment”

                               Mark Linsley – Penn State University

      Discussion Topics: Next year’s agenda


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