Mission: To promote consistency in addressing and resolving radiation protection issues, to encourage high standards of quality in radiation protection programs, and to provide leadership in radiation safety and education.
Programs: Fda cooperative agreement: provided a forum for transfer of information on radiation protection between state & federal agencies; developed model suggested state regulations for radiation control throughout the us; provides guidance for regulation on medical radiology.
cdc purchase orders: worked in partnership with the centers for disease control to improve readiness of the states and federal government to respond to a terrorist incident involving radioactive material in the united states.
the department of energy cooperative agreement provides for the source collection and threat reduction program. This program identifies, arranges and pays for the disposition of discrete radioactive material.