In order to use the C-arms or the Keck XROMM Lab, you must:
- Complete the online Radiation Safety Training offered by the Brown University Office of Environmental Health & Safety. To get registered on the Traincaster System, please contact Allyce Sullivan, the Keck XROMM Lab Manager. (Note that if you are a Brown student or employee, and if using animals, then and animal use training must be completed also. Contact Allyce Sullivan to arrange this training).
- Complete the RSO-8 (Application for Radiation Dosimeter) and RSO-25 (X-ray User Certification) forms and give them to Allyce for forwarding to the Radiation Safety Office.
- Read the Brown Radiation Use Manual and if applicable, the NRC Instruction Concerning Prenatal Radiation Exposure (required for all female users).
- Be trained in the use of the x-ray equipment by an approved Trainer (see list of Trainers on bulletin board inside the C-arm lab or in the hall of the Keck Lab).