Policies and Procedures

Policies and Procedures for the Use of Radiation/Radioactive Materials at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital

Non-Human Research
Guidelines for the Use of Radioactive Material in Research (PDF)

Human Use (Routine and Research)
Guidelines for the Clinical Use of Radioactive Material/Radiation-Producing Machines (PDF)

Specific Policies and Procedures, excerpted from the Guidelines
Training (PDF)
Purchasing Radioactive Material (PDF)
Radiation Exposure Monitoring (PDF)
Contamination Surveys (PDF)
Waste Disposal
Emergency Procedures

Posted Instructions for Laboratories Using Radioactive Material
These information signs must be posted visibly in all areas where radioactive material is in use.

Notice to Employees (PDF)
MCW Supplemental Notice to Employees (PDF)
Emergency Operating Procedures (PDF)

Quarterly Isotope Inventories
View information about the policy concerning isotope inventories

Iodination Lab
Policies and procedures for iodination lab, MFRC 6043 (MCW access only)