Radioisotope and Radiation Safety Committee
Name of Committee: Radioisotope Radiation Safety Committee (RRSC)
Primary Function: The Radioisotope Radiation Safety Committee must approve, in advance, the manner in which all radioactive materials and radiation producing machines are licensed, purchased/registered, stored, used, transferred, and disposed.
Chair Name: Kurt R. Zinn, D.V.M., M.S., Ph.D.
Committee Contact Person: Robert Heath, Jr., Director of Radiation Safety
Phone number: 205-934-2487
Topic of interest:
Forms or Guides
UAB Radiation Safety Procedures Manual
UAB Laser Safety Manual
Rules of the Alabama Department of Public Health Office of Radiation Control
UAB IRB (Institutional Review Board)
The RRSC meets once each quarter and will convene special meetings if the need arises. Usually the meeting dates fall on the last Thursday of the month following each quarter.
The meeting dates for 2013 are as follows:
Thursday, January 31
Thursday, April 25
Thursday, July 18
Thursday, October 24
The RRSC meeting minutes are not usually made available for public disclosure. However, please contact the UAB Radiation Safety Officer or the UAB Assistant Radiation Safety Officer at 205-934-2487 should you need assistance.