(ENV 2702) Public Health Risks of Ionizing Radiation
During this online course, participants will be introduced to the differences between ionizing and non ionizing radiation, the differences between exposure and contamination, biological effects of radiation on humans, and methods used to keep exposure on humans as low as reasonably achieveable. The course also includes a case study as well as interactive learning tools, so that learners can better distinguish between harmful and normal levels of radiation. All of the content is narrated by Dr. Eric J. Hall, Professor Emeritus of Radiation Oncology and Radiology, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University.
*Upon successful completion of all the course content, you can obtain your certificate by clicking on the "My Account" link available at the top of this page*
The purpose of this course is to:
Public Health Emergency Preparedness Capabilities:
Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (CDC) Competency:
At the end of this course, you will be able to: