2019 News & Events Archive

2019 News & Events Archive
Slides and videos from the 2019 NCI Radiation Epidemiology and Dosimetry Course are now available online. The course was designed for people who are interested in learning about the health effects of radiation exposure – it covers the fundamentals of radiation epidemiology, dosimetry, and risk modeling as well as topical sessions which provide an overview […]
SC 4-9: Medical Exposure of Patients in the United States
Members only NCRP GD Members only CDC GD SC Meeting, April 25-26, 2017 L to R / Standing: Charles Chambers, James Smith, Fred Mettler (Chair), John Boice, Donald Miller, Mythreyi Bhargavan Chatfield, Donald Frush, Gary Guebert, Michael Milano, Mahadevappa Mahesh (Co-Chair), Richard Vetter Seated: Henry Royal, Wesley Bolch, Robert Sherrier, David Spelic, Kathryn Held, Jennifer […]
SC 4-8: Improving Patient Dose Utilization in Computed Tomography
Description The report will cover practical aspects of CT radiation dose optimization and error prevention for practicing physicians and other healthcare providers, physicists, and technologists. General aspects of CT dose descriptors, image quality, and dose optimization principles will be described. Specific aspects of dose optimization in head, chest, abdominal, and pelvic CT for adults and […]
PAC 4: Radiation Protection in Medicine PAC 4 provides oversight of activities in the field of radiation protection in medicine. Functioning within the scope of PAC 4 is a scientific committee on radiation protection in dentistry: SC 4-5 Radiation Protection in Dentistry Supplement: Cone Beam Computed Tomography, Digital Imaging and Handheld Dental Imaging SC 4-7 […]