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Radiation Safety Committee

Purpose

In accordance with federal and state mandated legal requirements, the RSC establishes policies and procedures to ensure control of procurement, use and disposal of radioactive materials.

Committee Minutes

Contact EH&S for RSC meeting minutes.

Committee Issues

  • Oversee radiation safety program operations
  • Review and approve/disapprove radiation use applications
  • Radiation exposure control and dosimetry review
  • Incident investigation

Committee Contacts

Committee Chair

Iain Buxton, Ph.D.
Radiation Safety Committee Chair
Pharmacology
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 784-1566
ibuxton@medince.nevada.edu

Committee Members

Subhash Verma, Ph.D.
Microbiology
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 682-6743
scverma@medicine.nevada.edu

Fred Harvey
BCN Purchasing
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 784-1382
frh@scs.unr.edu

Myung Chul Jo, CHP, CLSO
Radiation Safety Officer
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 784-4540
mjo@unr.edu

Steven Vanderwall
Biology
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 784-6583
sv@unr.edu

Jeffrey Harper, Ph.D.
Biochemistry
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 784-1349
jharper@unr.edu

Mridul Gautam, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Innovation
University of Nevada, Reno
phone: (775) 327-2363 
mgautam@unr.edu

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