Webinar: COVID-19 Pandemic: Radiation Sterilization of PPE

The IAEA is committed to supporting Member states in the proper use of Radiation Technologies during current COVID-19 pandemic. Join us on the webinar “COVID-19 Pandemic: Radiation Sterilization of PPE” on Thursday, May 21, 2020, 14.00 – 15.30 CET (Vienna time)

The webinar will have the format of a virtual town-hall meeting, in which an international panel of experts will answer questions related to how radiation can be used to sterilize new and used personal protection equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The webinar will address practical considerations and challenges:

  1. Current status of radiation sterilization of PPE worldwide
  2. PPE reprocessing techniques
  3. Reprocessing of respiratory masks by radiation: issues and challenges
  4. Prospects of radiation sterilization of PPE

This webinar will also function as a platform to share and exchange experience and best practice. There will also be a question and answer session with experts.

Chair: Ms Celina Horak (IAEA)
Date: Thursday, May 21, 2020
Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CET (Vienna time)
Modality: Webinar
Participation link: https://iaea.webex.com/iaea/onstage/g.php?MTID=e72a30d613ccca44deb8b01afcc6a4df5

Note: there is no need to register to this webinar.

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