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Task Group No. 313 - Task Group on Nuclear Medicine Shielding Requirements (TG313)

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  1. Develop a report describing methods for shielding nuclear medicine applications including hot labs, imaging rooms (standard and hybrid), waste storage areas, and patient treatment rooms. Deliverables include:
    1. Development of broad beam attenuation factors for select radionuclides in common shielding materials (lead, concrete, etc.).
    2. Selection of consensus values for typical patient exposure rates for various radionuclides.
    3. Practical examples of barrier calculations for controlled and uncontrolled areas.
    4. Methodologies for barrier evaluations to validate shielding adequacy.
    5. A description of other radiation protection considerations in nuclear medicine such as ventilation.
Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)12/31/2019
Committee Keywords: TG313
[TG313] Board of Directors  [Status]
Science Council  [Status]
Imaging Physics  [Status]
Nuclear Medicine SC  [Status]
TG313 - Task Group on Nuclear Medicine Shielding Requirements  [Status]
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Chair

Jessica Clements
Task Group Chair


2018 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position)

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VOTING AppointmentsThere are 15 voting members.

up-to-dateJon A. Anderson, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateJames M. Botti, MS

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateNathan C. Busse

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateJessica B. Clements, MS

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Task Group Chair

up-to-dateMatthew C. DeLorenzo

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateDavid E. Hintenlang, PhD

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateRobert F. Hobbs, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateStephanie M. Leon, PhD

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateRichard J. Massoth, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateRameshwar Prasad, PhD

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateDouglas J. Simpkin, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateRichard E. Wendt III, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateSharon L. White, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Task Group Vice Chair

up-to-dateYouming Yang, PhD

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateHabib Zaidi, PhD

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 1 non-voting members and guests.

up-to-dateMichael A. Oumano

5/2/2018 - 12/31/2021 Member (nonvoting)
STAFF Appointed to CommitteeThere are 0 staff.