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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

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Type End Quantity
£60 (+ VAT) All other delegates 2 Nov 2018 Free  
£32 NHS Staff (RPS RPA Customers) 2 Nov 2018 Free  
£32 (+ VAT) Non NHS Staff (RPS RPA Customers) 2 Nov 2018 Free  
RPS Staff 2 Nov 2018 Free  
Velindre Staff (internal xfer) 2 Nov 2018 Free  

Event Details

Radiation Protection Service Cardiff

Radiation Protection Service Annual Update Meeting

Friday 2nd November 2018

SSE Swalec Stadium Cardiff


08:45 – 09:25      Registration and coffee

09:25 – 09:30      Introduction

                                Arnold Rust, Head of Radiation Protection Service

 

Session 1             Chair:  Matthew Talboys

 

09:30 – 09:45      Opening Address
                              
Rob Orford, Chief Scientific Adviser for Health (Welsh Government)

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        Healthcare Inspectorate Wales - IR(ME)R17 inspection programme

                               Andrew Pryse, Head of Independent Healthcare and Statutory Functions, HIW

 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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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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