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Radiation Protection Update Meeting 2018

Velindre Cancer Center

Friday, 2 November 2018 from 09:00 to 17:00 (GMT)

Radiation Protection Update Meeting 2018

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
£60 (+ VAT) All other delegates Ended Free  
£32 NHS Staff (RPS RPA Customers) Ended Free  
£32 (+ VAT) Non NHS Staff (RPS RPA Customers) Ended Free  
RPS Staff Ended Free  
Velindre Staff (internal xfer) Ended Free  

Event Details

Radiation Protection Service Cardiff

Radiation Protection Service Annual Update Meeting

Friday 2nd November 2018

SSE Swalec Stadium Cardiff


 

 

 

09:00 – 09:40 Registration and coffee

09:40 – 09:45 Introduction

Arnold Rust, Head of Radiation Protection Service

Session 1 Chair: Matthew Talboys

09:45 – 10:15 Health and Safety Executive IRR17 update

James Taylor, HSE Principal Specialist Inspector (Radiation)

10:15 – 10:40 Implementing Changes for IRR17

Arnold Rust, Head of Radiation Protection Service

10:40 – 11:00 IR(ME)R17 Inspections Points of Interest

Matthew Ager, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

11:00 – 11:20 Coffee Break

11:20 – 11:50 Update on Carers and Comforters and Radiation Risk Information

Helen Hughes, Head of Quality & Governance, Radiology, BCUHB

11:50 – 12:20 Natural Resources Wales - Radioactive Substance Regulation Update

Gareth Richards, Technical Specialist Inspector (Radioactivity), NRW

12:20 – 12:50 Round Table Q&A with morning speakers

All Morning Speakers

12:50 – 13:50 Lunch Break

Session 2 Chair: Arnold Rust

13:50 – 14:15 Wales Research and Diagnostic PET Imaging Centre (PETIC) update

Chris Marshall, Director of PETIC

14:15 – 14:40 Radiation Protection Standing Specialist Advisory Group (RPSSAG) Update

Julian MacDonald, Chair RPSSAG

14:40 – 15:05 Procurement of Radiation Equipment - the role of Shared Services

Andrew Ward, Senior Diagnostic Imaging Advisor, NHS Wales Shared Services

15:05 – 15:25 Breast Test Wales Update

Samantha Nicholson, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

15:25 – 15:45 Coffee Break

Session 3 Chair: Matthew Ager

15:45 – 16:05 Personal Dosimetry Update

Matthew Talboys, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

16:05 – 16:25 First UK Survey of Dose Indices from Radiotherapy Treatment Planning CT scans

Matthew Williams, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

16:25 – 16:45 Optimisation of Neonatal and Paediatric Radiology

Belinda Gorell, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

16:45 – 16:50 Conclusions and Close

Matthew Ager, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Protection Service

 
   





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When & Where


The SSE SWALEC
Sophia Walk
CF11 9XR Cardiff
United Kingdom

Friday, 2 November 2018 from 09:00 to 17:00 (GMT)


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