Introduction

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Introduction

PREPARATION FOR RADIOLOGICAL

TERRORISM

Ionizing Radiation and its Biological and

Human Health Effects

November 12, 2002

SPONSORS

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas

Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA)

Regional Emergency Medical Preparedness Steering

Committee (REMPSC), San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas

Bexar County Medical Society

Greater San Antonio Hospital Council


SPEAKERS

Radiation Physics

John Hageman, M.S., CHP

Radiation Safety Officer, Southwest

Research Institute, San Antonio, TX

Basic Radiation Biology

Martin L. Meltz, Ph.D.

Professor and Chief, Radiobiology Group,

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, UTHSCSA

Clinical Radiobiology

Sam Morale, M.D.,

Division of Emergency Medicine, Dept. of Surgery,

UTHSCSA, and University Hospital


SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE

• 7:00 – 7:05 P.M. Welcome and Introduction

• 7:05 – 7: 35 P.M. Radiation Physics

• 7:35 – 7:40 P.M. Pressing Questions

• 7:40 – 8:10 P.M. Basic Radiobiology

• 8:10 – 8:15 P.M. Pressing Questions

• 8:15 – 8:25 P.M. Break

• 8:25 – 8:55 P.M. Clinical Radiobiology

• 8:55 – 9:15 P.M. Open Q & A Period

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