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Standing Committees


Radiation and Laser Safety Committee

The charge to the Committee is to formulate policies and procedures and to provide the oversight necessary to assure the University's compliance with federal and state regulations for the license, purchase, shipment, storage, use, transportation, and disposal of radioactive materials, radiation-producing machines, lasers and other forms of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.  The Committee shall monitor use of radioactive materials and other forms of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation by sub-licensees (if any); review and exercise approval authority of all proposals for the use of, or grants and contracts that involve radioactive materials and sources of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation at UTSA; and assure compliance with all requirements for maintenance of records for the review, approval and monitoring of the licensing, purchase, shipment, storage, use and disposal of radioactive materials and sources of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.

Members:

Ruyan Guo, Chair Electrical Engineering
Alexis Godet Geological Sciences
Hans Heidner Biology
Wendy McCoy Radiation and Laser Safety Officer, EHSRM, Ex Officio
Kelly Nash Physics and Astronomy
JingYong Ye Biomedical Engineering
Shannon Marquess Radiation and Laser Safety Coordinator, EHSRM, Ex Officio
Brian Moroney Director, EHSRM, Ex Officio
Yolanda Acosta Senior Research Compliance Coordinator, ORI/VPR, Ex Officio
Amanda Read Laboratory Compliance Manager, ORI/VPR, Ex Officio

Last updated 8/18/2015