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Welcome to the
8th Annual DOE Laser Safety Officer Workshop
September 11 - 13, 2012
Kavli Auditorium
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Menlo Park, California

The annual Department of Energy LSO Workshop is for individuals with laser safety responsibility and interest in a research or academic setting who want to update and expand their knowledge. It features presentations on current laser applications, and associated laser safety issues and solutions.  Anyone interested in laser safety will not want to miss this one-of-a-kind workshop! The workshop also serves as the official annual meeting of the U.S. Department of Energy Laser Safety Working Group (DOE - EFCOG).

The workshop is a 2.5-day meeting and will include both invited and contributed talks. 

Certification Maintenance points:  BLS is awarding 2.5 CM points, and AAHP is awarding 21 CEC for Workshop attendance.  ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event and the current event contains 16 hours which can be claimed for CM credit.

  • Program includes a Vendor Exhibit, to be held together with a Social Event Reception
  • CLSO and CMLSO examinations will be offered by the Board of Laser Safety following the Workshop on the afternoon of September 13 (see Program webpage). 

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