Radiation Safety Officer

Our Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) oversees all aspects of our radiation protection program, ensuring all activities follow licensee-approved procedures and regulatory requirements. He also ensures procedures follow Image Gently​ guidelines, an international move to increase awareness about reducing radiation exposure in children.

 RSO services provided often include:

  • Physician and nursing consultations
  • Pregnancy and prenatal information and monitoring
  • 24-hour on-call emergency consultations
  • Exposure assessment and monitoring
  • Radiation safety in-service
  • Radiation safety consult
  • Radioactive waste disposal

To speak to us about your child’s upcoming medical imaging procedure, call 773.755.6312 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., M​onday through Friday. A staff member is also on call for emergency consults.

Learn more about our leadership role in the Image Gently campaign.

With more than 25 years of experience in radiation safety, Glenn Sullivan has served as the department's Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) since 2002.

Medical Imaging - Appointments
We see patients at multiple locations. If you’d like to request an appointment, call 1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC®) or 312.227.4500. You can also request an appointment online.
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Your Visit
Prepare for your medical imaging visit by reading about our team, the imaging process and other important information about your appointment.
Learn about our Culture of Care for information about your upcoming visit and the services Lurie Children’s offers, including:
•    How to prepare for your visit to the hospital
•    Our locations and parking options
•    Lurie Children’s visitor-friendly features
•    Financial resources
•    Prescription services
•    Family support services