Radiation Safety

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The University program for the control of radioactive materials and radiation producing devices is consistent with regulations of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the recommendations of the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP), and the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP).

The Radiation Safety Division administers the University broad scope radioactive materials license which regulates activities at UMB, UMMC, UMBC, IMET, and MPRC.


Emergency Procedures

Instrument Calibration

Radiation Policies Procedures and Forms

Radioactive Materials Authorization

Radioactive Materials Procurement

Radioactive Nuclides FAQ

Radiation Safety Committee (RSC)- Research Registration

Radiation Worker Registry (Dosimetry)

Contact Info

Any questions or concerns can be directed to the Radiation Safety team.

Kenneth Brenneman
Radiation Safety Officer

Nick Wellnitz
Assistant Radiation Safety Officer

Dennis E. Lockhart
Health Physicist

Henry Smith
Health Physicist