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CIRMS Conference October 22-25, 2012

CIRMS Plenary Agenda

“Confidence Through Measurement Traceability”
  • October 22
  • October 23
  • October 24
  • October 25
Continental breakfast
8:30 am
President's Welcome - Roberto Uribe, President, CIRMS
9:00 am
Welcome to NIST
James Olthoff, Deputy Director of the Physical Measurement Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology
9:10 am
International Traceability
John Logar, Chairman of Committee E61 on Radiation Processing and Applications, ASTM International
9:20 am
Questions & Answers
9:50 am
Standards and Conformity Assessment for CBRNE
Bert Coursey, National Institute of Standards and Technology
10:00 am
Question & Answers
10:20 am
Break: Coffee and Discussion
10:30 am
Establishing Traceability in High Dose Industrial Dosimetry
Peter Sharpe, National Physical Laboratory, UK
11:00 am
Question & Answers
11:20 am
Poster Session
11:30 am
Lunch
12:45 pm

Concurrent Working Group Sessions
The subcommittees of the CIRMS Science and Technology Committee will hold various Working Group sessions. These sessions will go into greater detail on specific topics and include a review of the CIRMS “Fifth Report on Needs in Ionizing Radiation” and a prioritization of those needs.
Working group descriptions follow the plenary agenda.

IAME: Industrial Applications and Materials Effects- Summary

Medical Applications -

RP/HS: Radiation Protection / Homeland Security - Summary

1:45 pm
Break
3:15 pm
Concurrent Working Group Sessions (continued)
3:45 pm
Adjourn
5:20 am
Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
President's Welcome Back
8:55 am
What is the Real Value of W_air in the Radiotherapy Energy Range?
Malcolm McEwen, National Research Council Canada
9:00 am
Question & Answers
9:20 am
Question & Answers
9:50 am
10:00 am
Questions & Answers
10:20 am
Break; Coffee and Discussion
10:30 am
11:30 am
Question & Answers
12:30 pm
Lunch
12:40 pm
Concurrent Working Group Sessions
1:45 pm
Break; Coffee and Discussion
3:15 pm
Concurrent Working Group Sessions
3:45 pm
Adjourn
5:20 pm
Dinner at Smokey Glen Farms
6:30 pm
Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
Presidents Welcome Back
8:55 am
Management of Radiotherapy Patients with Pacemakers and Defibrillators
Moyed Miften, University of Colorado School of Medicine
9:00 am
Questions & Answers
9:20 am
Management of Radiotherapy Patients with Pacemakers and Defibrillators
Moyed Miften, University of Colorado School of Medicine
9:30 am
Questions & Answers
9:50 am
Nuclear Forensics - Metrological Basis for Legal Defensibility
Jeffrey Leggitt, Federal Bureau of Investigation
10:00 am
Questions & Answers
10:20 am
Break; Coffee and Discussion
10:30 am
Concurrent Working Group Sessions
11:00 am
Lunch
12:45 pm
Concurrent Working Group Sessions
1:45 pm
Break; Coffee and Discussion
3:15 pm
Concurrent Working Group Sessionson MPDs and update of the Report on Needs in Ionizing Radiation
3:45 pm
Adjourn
5:20 pm
Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
President's Welcome Back
8:55 am
Working Group Summaries
9:00 am
Closing Remarks, Introduction of New Officers
10:00 am
Adjourn
10:15 am
Supporting Document Information for this Event

CIRMS 2012 Plenary Agenda - pdf