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2017 RITN Workshop

Radiation Injury Treatment Network (RITN)

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM - Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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-Large logo on screen during breaks -Prime placement of booth -2 full access registrations -Large-sized logo on workshop materials -Handout to all attendees at registration -5 minute self-introduction on afternoon of Day 1
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-Medium-sized logo on screen during breaks -Booth in vicinity of break area -2 full access registrations -Medium-sized log on workshop materials -1-page flyer to all attendees at registration
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-Small logo on screen during breaks -Booth nearby break area -1 full access registration -Small-sized logo on workshop materials
Ended $472.99 $27.00

Event Details

Program Description

The Radiation Injury Treatment Network (RITN) will convene a two day workshop on Radiological and Nuclear Preparedness: Operationalizing Ten Years of Development on July 25-26, 2017. The workshop will highlight the most recent research and developments in the field of radiological/nuclear emergencies, including the Federal Concept of Operations, patient movement, the Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasure Enterprise (PHEMCE), operational best practices, and biodosimetry. 

Professional Practice Gaps

A radiological/nuclear mass casualty incident would severely strain medical resources. Through optimization of care and thoughtful planning, some of the resource gaps can be narrowed greatly.

Educational Objectives:

  • Discuss progress in research on radiological countermeasures and biodosimetry. 
  • Explain best practices from RITN hospitals. 
  • Evaluate medical and societal effects from a pertinent recent incident. 
  • Describe current gaps identified in federal planning efforts to prepare for a radiological disaster.


  • Day and a half in length
  • Day One: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Day Two: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Lunch and refreshments provided both days
  • Networking social 5:00pm Day One

Who should attend: 

  • Hematology/Oncology physicians, advanced practitioners and nurses; medical countermeasure researchers, hospital administrators, hospital emergency managers, and federal staff


  • Hilton, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852
  • Hotel reservations - 
  • Click HERE OR call (301) 468-1100
  • Group Name: NMDP 2017 RITN Conference Compay
  • Group Code: JNR
  • Group rate: $169/night plus tax (based on availability)
  • Group rate cutoff: July 2, 2017


  • Topics:
    • Federal Concept of Operations
    • Movement of patients
    • Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasure Enterprise (PHEMCE)
    • Research updates
    • Operational best practices
    • Treatment case study
    • Pertinent recent incidents
  • Abstract Submission
    • Completed Abstract Submission Forms due by March 1, 2017
    • Details to selected presenters will be sent via email after April 1, 2017
  • FAQs:
    • What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
      • Twinbrook Metro stop – Red Line
      • Complimentary DAY parking. Validation ticket given at conference.
      • Overnight parking - $15.00/night
    • Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
      • Email with the subject "2017 RITN conference" 
    • What if I have a special dietary need?
      • Email with the subject "2017 RITN conference"
    • Is there wifi available?
      • Complementary wifi available in individual guest rooms as well as meeting space areas
    • Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
      • Yes, upon approval a ticket may be transferred.
      • If the original ticket holder must cancel, an email MUST be sent to a week PRIOR to the first day of the conference to make the request.
      • Both original ticket holder AND new ticket holder will receive an email confirming if transfer has been approved.
    • What is the refund policy?
      • Full refund if requested by email ( by July 3, 2017
      • Partial refund (amount based on date) if requested by email ( by July 21, 2017
    • The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
      • No, see the section above on how to transfer a ticket.
      • If the name on the ticket does not match the person attending, Continuing Medical Education credit may not be awarded.
Have questions about 2017 RITN Workshop? Contact Radiation Injury Treatment Network (RITN)

When & Where

Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM - Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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Radiation Injury Treatment Network (RITN)

Radiation Injury Treatment Network logo

The Radiation Injury Treatment Network® (RITN) provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment for victims of radiation exposure or other marrow toxic injuries.

Many of the casualties with radiation injury will be salvageable but require outpatient and/or inpatient care.  Recognizing this, the US National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), US Navy and American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) collaboratively developed RITN, which comprises of medical centers with expertise in the management of bone marrow failure, stem cell donor centers and umbilical cord blood banks across the US.

The goals of RITN are:

  1. to develop treatment guidelines for managing hematologic toxicity among victims of radiation exposure,
  2. to educate health care professionals about pertinent aspects of radiation exposure management,
  3. to help coordinate the medical response to radiation events, and
  4. to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment for victims at participating centers.
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