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GRAND ROUNDS DEPARTMENT OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Presenter:
Richard P. Harvey, DrPH, ABSNM, CHP, CMLSO, CLSO, LMP, RSO, Director of Radiation Safety and Radiation Safety Officer Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Location:
Department of Nuclear Medicine 117 Parker Hall
Date:
1/22/14
Time:
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Cost:
$0
Sponsor:
UB Department of Nuclear Medicine
Contact:
Fred Covelli at 838-5889 (fcovelli@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://medicine.buffalo.edu/news_and_events/upcoming_events/event.html?eventid=30879&eventtype=S
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