Troy Prutzman, radiation protection specialist, a staff member of COST Dean’s office and campus radiation safety officer has obtained his Radiological Officer certification from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency this summer. As a Radiological Officer, he joins five other individuals in Columbia County Emergency Management Agency designated to protect the lives and property of fellow citizens by responding to radiological and nuclear incidents as needed. Prutzman is an active member of the Columbia County Radiological Response Team.
Recently, Prutzman has been selected to serve as a panelist at the national meeting of the Health Physics Society, where he will join other panelists in the Academic, Industrial, and Research Radiation Safety section of the meeting on October 8. The Health Physics Society is a scientific organization of professionals who specialize in radiation safety. Its mission is to support its members in the practice of their profession and to promote excellence in the science and practice of radiation safety.
Retrieved from The Week Ahead 09/28/2020