Dental Radiation Safety Course PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 26 September 2016 12:56

The IAPM in conjunction with the NRSC, MERU, EPA and HPRA will be hosting a Dental Radiation Safety Course for engineers involved with Dental x-ray equipmenton Friday the 14th October 2016 in the Aisling Hotel in Dublin

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Program

9:30 - 9:40 Dental council chair and introduction
9:40 - 10:00 Dental radiological technology, doses and clinical use (Andrew Bolas, Chair Dental Sub committee of the NRSC of the HSE )
10:00 -10:10 Overview of legal framework in Ireland (Paddy Gilligan, Radiation Protection Advisor)
Coffee
10:30 - 10:50 Licencing, registration and regulatory arrangements for vendors (EPA, Stephen Fennell)
10:50 - 11:10 Patient protection legislation ( Mandy Lewis, Radiation Protection Advisor)
11:10 - 11:30 CE marking ( Emer Lahiff HPRA)
11:30 - 11:50 What quality assurance tests we do and why we do them , Aoife Gallagher, SJH)
11:50 - 12:10 Experience of practical dental radiation safety in Ireland, case studies and scenarios (Paddy Gilligan)
12:10 - 12:30 Engineers perspective of interaction with Regulatory system (Richard Woods, Murray Woods)
12:30 - 12:50 Practical tips for protecting the engineering staff ( Brendan Tuohy, Saolta)
12:50 - 1:10 Practical tips for optimisation of patient doses ( TBC)
1:10 - 1:25 Findings from Audits of radiation safety
1:25 - 1.55 Findings from inspections (EPA)
2 pm MCQ exam
3 pm Close

 

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