Radiation Safety at IUPUI

Radiation Safety at IUPUI

Radioactive materials and machine produced radiation play an important role in research as well as in the diagnosis and treatment of disease at IUPUI. The use of these materials and devices is authorized and governed by Federal, State, and local regulations in addition to University policies and procedures for IUPUI and associated medical facilities.

Radiation Safety Office Services

  • Regulatory affairs and licensing
  • Review and approval of research protocols
  • Review and approval of radionuclide use permits
  • Radiological hazard assessment
  • Personnel training
  • Radiation SafetyAudits
  • Radioactive material receiving and shipping
  • Accountability and control of materials and devices
  • Personnel monitoring
  • Survey meter calibration
  • Sealed source checks and leak testing
  • Radioactive waste management
  • Facility decommissioning
  • Emergency response