RSRP Delivers a Virtual Seminar for Paraguay and Ecuador on "Overview of Cyclotron Pet Licensing Process"

April 29th, 2022 — 

The US NRC Radiation Source Regulatory Partnership (RSRP) delivered a virtual training seminar for Paraguay and Ecuador on “Overview of Cyclotron PET Licensing Process”. The seminar consisted of two sessions, on April 27 & 28, 2022; with each session lasting approximately 2 hours.   The seminar provided an overview of the production of PET radioactive material licensing including, PET radiopharmaceutical materials to be considered for the licensing of PET facilities, safety requirements for the design and construction of PET facilities and the principles of shielding and other radiation protection safety measures. Six (6) regulatory staff from Paraguay and seven (7) from Ecuador attended the seminar.