[ RadSafe ] Harvard Continuing Ed Programs

Harvard Health Professional Training CONTEDU at hsph.harvard.edu
Wed Jan 9 15:20:50 CST 2008

I am writing from the Harvard School of Public Health, Center for Continuing Professional Education. We offer several programs that may be of interest to your members. If possible, can you add the following list of programs to your mailing list or any other applicable member correspondence?
Best Regards, 
Shelley Akers
Website:  www.hsph.harvard.edu/ccpe 
Phone:  617-384-8692 
Email:  contedu at hsph.harvard.edu
 Radiation Safety Officer Training for Laboratory Professionals
June 9 ? 13,  2008
HarvardSchoolof Public Health
Boston, MA
Let the experts at the Harvard School of Public Health ease your worries and answer your radiation safety questions during a fundamental 40-hour radiation safety training program.  
This unique program prepares researchers and safety officers with the skills necessary to implement a radiation protection program in a biotechnology, university, hospital or medical laboratory.  The course also shares the latest information on state regulations standards concerning the use of radionuclides.
Program Highlights:
? Practical applications (not just theory) focusing on lessons learned through experience better prepare you to meet your responsibilities and reinforce the lectures. 
? Hands-on laboratory exercises highlight applications of hand-held instruments and liquid scintillation counting. 
? Interaction with Agreement State regulators provides education on inspection practices. 
? The software applications used are invaluable ?tools of the trade.? 
? Interactive discussions following all program assignments allow for further analysis of the topic.
For complete details http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/ccpe/programs/RSO.shtml
By completing this program, you may earn the following continuing education credit:
? 3.7 CEUs, Harvard School of Public Health
? 5 Industrial Hygiene CM Points, American Board of Industrial Hygiene
? 32 CECs, American Academy of Health Physics
? Other specialty CEUs may be available. See website for more details.
Scholarships Available for state and local government employees. In addition, this program is eligible for Massachusetts Department of Workforce Development funding grants. Massachusetts companies may be eligible for up to 50% off program fees.  See website for more details.
For more information on any of our programs, visit www.hsph.harvard.edu/ccpe , call 617-384-8692, or email: contedu at hsph.harvard.edu. 
 Please be sure to mention your Reference Code: RSO08-CAL11

Center for Continuing Professional Education 
Harvard School of Public Health
677 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-384-8692
Fax: 617-384-8690
contedu at hsph.harvard.edu ( mailto:contedu at hsph.harvard.edu )

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