November 6, 2018
On Monday October 29, 2018, the NRC published a Federal Register requesting input from stakeholders on the NRC's training and experience requirements for authorized users for medical uses under Subpart E, “Unsealed Byproduct Material—Written Directive Required,” of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR) Part 35, “Medical Use of Byproduct Material.” The Federal Register notice can be accessed here.
The comment period for training and experience will end on January 29, 2019. The NRC will be conducting four public meetings. Those meeting are:
The NRC will accept oral comments during these meetings. The December 11th and January 10th meetings will be held at NRC Headquarters in Rockville, MD, and all four meetings will be accessible for remote participation by moderated bridge line and webinar. The NRC’s public meeting page has been updated with meeting details and registration instructions for each meeting here.
SNMMI has previously submitted comments to the NRC on this issue and looks forward to working with NRC to provide additional information. You can read SNMMI's comments here.
You can find general information on the NRC's training and experience evaluation here.