Max Amurao, PhD, MBA
Director of the Office of Radiation Safety
Max Amurao is the Radiation Safety Director & Radiation Safety Officer in the Office of Environmental Health and Safety at WashU. He is also the Radiation Safety Officer for Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and the University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis. He is certified in Diagnostic Medical Physics and Nuclear Medical Physics from the American Board of Radiology, as a Medical Laser Safety Officer from the Board of Laser Safety, and as a MR Safety Expert and Officer from the Board of Magnetic Resonance Safety. Max is a Missouri Qualified Expert in Radiation Safety and an Illinois Diagnostic Imaging Specialist and Therapeutic Radiological Physicist. He also works as an Assistant Professor in the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology and Department of Radiation Oncology at WashU.