Medical Isotopes: Establishing Reliable Supplies of MO-99 Produced Without HEU

Medical Isotopes: Establishing Reliable Supplies of MO-99 Produced Without HEU

On September 27, 2011the Foundation for Nuclear Studies hosted a panel discussion on medical isotopes. The speakers discussed switching production of the medical isotopes from highly enriched uranium to low-enriched uranium, how the medical isotopes are distributed and used and the challenges that arise from a shortage.

Medical Isotope Speakers
Pat White, Dr. Parrish Staples, Ira Goldman, Steve Schilthelm

Speakers:
Dr. Parrish Staples
Director of European and African Threat Reduction
DOE, National Nuclear Security Administration

Patrick White
President, MedAxiom

Ira Goldman
Project Manager, Lantheus Medical Imaging

Steve Schilthelm
Deputy Program Manager Medical Isotopes, Babcock & Wilcox

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