Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)

Funding opportunity for COMP members: Innovation in radiation safety

COMP is pleased to announce an exciting funding opportunity that has been made available to COMP members by the CNSC. The aim is to support the development of innovative tools that address radiation safety and security issues. Examples include, but are not limited to: 

  • the development of software to facilitate quality control of safety systems 
  • tools that enable consistent and comprehensive equipment service logging, and 
  • systems that facilitate sharing of quality control and equipment servicing data. 

In keeping with the CNSC's policies, any content developed will be made free and widely available for all COMP members and the broader Canadian medical physics community.

Support will be awarded to a maximum of $30,000 issued in two installments (Mar 1, 2017 and July 1, 2017). To apply for this funding, please click here to access the word document form to be completed and submitted by February 15, 2017.

Presentations

COMP/OCPM Commentary on the CNSC Nuclear Substances Report 2014

Regulations

Radiation Safety Officer (RSO)

Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances

Radiotherapy Licensing:

Certification of Class II Prescribed Equipment:

Nuclear Medicine