A vacancy has arisen for a radiation protection professional who is highly technically competent in ionising and non-ionising radiation safety, and who holds RPA 2000 certificates of competence as both a Radiation Protection Adviser and Laser Protection Adviser. Location Harwell Oxfordshire. Closing date 30 September 2018. More details here.
The next ISTR Executive meeting is on 5 September. The agenda is available here. Should members wish to raise an item for discussion at an Executive Committee meeting, please contact the ISTR Secretary in the first instance.
ISTR has moved its bank to Lloyds Bank from HSBC. These are the updated details (membership login required).
A second Members' Workshop will be run during 2019 on the topic of Human Factors and Ergonomics. The Workshop will be held at the Engineering and Science Learning Centre, University of Nottingham.
Make sure you save the date of Tuesday 25th June 2019 and look out for more information on the website from mid-September 2018.
THis year's theme is Local Exhaust Ventilation and we will be looking a wide range of associated topics. More information can be here and booking arrangements will be announced in due course.
At the AGM held on 24 June 2018 it was decided that membership fees would increase to £30 per year from 1 January 2019 and the AGM would be held in future at the November symposium.
Liz McMinn was elected as 'Chair Elect', Mark Hoare was re-elected to and Lawrence Dixon elected to the Executive Committee. Phil Ballie was elected as ISTR Membership Secretary and Catherine Davidge was elected as a Fellow of ISTR.
Presentations given at the Summer Symposium held in Edinburgh 25 June are available
The HSE press release on Help GB Work well features the work of the ISTR Biosafety Steering Group and their latest publication entitled 'Safe Working with Arthropods' which covers containment and control for work with uninfected, infected and transgenic animals in research
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