Save the Date! The Region 3 Radon Stakeholder Meeting

Save the Date! The Region 3 Radon Stakeholder Meeting
Save the date!

7th Annual Region 3 Mid-Atlantic Radon Stakeholders’ Meeting
Where: Frederick, Maryland
When: June 25, 2019 from 8:00am-5:00pm
Continuing Education on June 24, 2019
EPA-State only meeting on June 26, 2019

The meeting is being held at no cost and is intended to bring together interested parties concerned with protecting the public from unnecessary exposure of radon in homes, schools, public and private buildings.  

The Stakeholder’s meeting is being hosted by the Maryland Department of the Environment in collaboration with the Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors (CRCPD), the Region 3 office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Maryland Department of Health, Delaware Department of Health and Social Services, District of Columbia Department of the Environment, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources.

This meeting will bring interested stakeholders together to discuss common issues, provide insight into future radon risk reduction action, share perspectives, educate and network. This meeting will focus on radon risk reduction and looking at the latest developments in testing and mitigation. We believe that meetings such as this will better provide all of us with ways to assist the public and reduce radon exposures.  Speakers will include internationally recognized radon experts, the US Environmental Protection Agency, state and local radon professionals. Attendees will receive 4 hours of Category II CE credits for attending the June 25th Stakeholder meeting.

To Register: Online registration will be posted soon on http://www.radonleaders.org/ and http://www.crcpd.org/

There is a day of training for radon professionals on Monday, June 24th for a minimal cost.  Info will be posted ASAP to http://www.radonleaders.org/.    We are working hard to secure the 2 continuing education classes and should have additional information and registration info posted by mid-March.  The 2 courses will be: 

Course #1:  Radon Testing in Schools and Large Buildings                                    
Course #2:  Radon Mitigation in Schools and Large Buildings       

Lodging: Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center 5400 Holiday Drive Frederick, MD  21703

Call hotel directly for room reservations 301-694-7500 (Conference code: Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors-EPA Region) or online with this link: www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/FV51C4. The hotel will guarantee the rate of $99 plus tax if reserved by May 23rd.    

For More Information:  
Jim Lewis – MDE (410-537-3300)  jim.lewis@maryland.gov
Michelle Moyer – EPA Region 3 (215-814-2098) moyer.michelle@epa.gov

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