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Radiation Safety

Ensures UTMB is in compliance with regulations and recommendations for radioactive materials, X-rays, other radiation devices and lasers. The program supports the Radiation Safety Committee, Radioactive Drug Research Committee, Laser Safety Subcommittee and have representations in the General Safety Committee and subcommittees of the Environment of Care. Services include but are not limited to providing training on radiation safety, laser safety and MRI safety for non-MRI personnel, registering of radiation producing devices with TDSHS, assisting in the registration and permitting of authorized users, facility evaluations for shielding, area and personnel monitoring and calibration of survey meters.

- Offers 9 classes and hands on training

- Performs mandatory audits for radioactive materials and lasers

- Provides consultation, inspection and evaluation services concerning Radiation Safety

Learn More

Contact us by phone at: 409.772.2279
On-campus ext. 22279

Business Hours

Mon-Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

Holiday Schedule

Radiation Safety Observes Schools & Institutional Support Holiday Schedule

Physical Address

1302 Mechanic
Room 2.112
Galveston, Texas 77555

Mailing Address

UTMB Health
Radiation Safety
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, Texas 77555-1111