Angela Meng, MS, CHP

Roles and Responsibilities

Angela, the Associate Director of the Research Radiation Safety Program and Deputy Radiation Safety Officer, is responsible for the day to day management of the research radiation safety program at Columbia University’s Morningside (including Barnard College), Manhattanville, Nevis Laboratories (Irvington, NY) and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (Palisades, NY) and Medical Center (CUIMC) campuses, and the use of radioactive material in international waters.  She manages a team of health physicists that supports these programs, and develops and implements the policies and procedures necessary to ensure the safe use of radioactive material and ionizing radiation producing equipment in research.  She and her team are responsible for ensuring compliance with City, State, and Federal regulations.