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Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board: 44th Meeting

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Hybrid Hybrid Event

The Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board (NRSB) will convene on June 6, 2024, both online and in-person, at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.

NRSB welcomes members of the public to join them as they explore topics of the Department of Energy’s plans for disposal of spent nuclear fuel and high-level waste, the National Nuclear Security Administration’s support for and updates on medical isotope production without the use of highly enriched uranium, latest scientific advancements on FLASH technology and high-dose rate cancer treatment, and Los Alamos National Laboratory’s nuclear programs relevant for NRSB, including nuclear security, neutron science, radioactive waste management, and securing disused radioactive sources.

Topics on the agenda for the public session include:

  • Water Characterization of Navajo Unregulated Sources
  • Strategic Partnerships and Engagement: Overview, Key Initiatives, and Strategic Role in the NNSA
  • Spent Fuel and High-Level Waste Disposition Program
  • FLASH Radiotherapy Effects in Preclinical Models
  • Status of U.S. and International Production of Molybdenum-99 without Highly Enriched Uranium
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory and Select Topics Relevant to the Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board

Please visit the National Academies’ website for more information.



National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM)
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Keck Center
500 5th Street NW
Washington DC, 20001 United States
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