The IAEA is committed to supporting Member states in the proper use of Radiation Technologies during current COVID-19 pandemic. Join us on the webinar “COVID-19 Pandemic: Radiation Sterilization of PPE” on Thursday, May 21, 2020, 14.00 – 15.30 CET (Vienna time)
The webinar will have the format of a virtual town-hall meeting, in which an international panel of experts will answer questions related to how radiation can be used to sterilize new and used personal protection equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The webinar will address practical considerations and challenges:
1. Current status of radiation sterilization of PPE worldwide
2. PPE reprocessing techniques
3. Reprocessing of respiratory masks by radiation: issues and challenges
4. Prospects of radiation sterilization of PPE
This webinar will also function as a platform to share and exchange experience and best practice. There will also be a question and answer session with experts.
Chair: Ms Celina Horak (IAEA)
Date: Thursday, May 21, 2020
Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CET (Vienna time)
Participation link: https://iaea.webex.com/iaea/onstage/g.php?MTID=e72a30d613ccca44deb8b01afcc6a4df5
Note: there is no need to register to this webinar.