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Refresher courses

The following courses have been preliminary scheduled. More detailed information will appear on this page as soon as possible.

Monday 08.30 – 09.30

Refresher course 1: How to write a scientific paper on radiation protection

Lecturer: Adrie J.J. Bos
Affiliation: Editor-in-Chief of the journal Radiation Measurements and Senior researcher and lecturer at Delft University of Technology

Refresher course 2: Patient Dose Management Software

Refresher course 3: Security 1

Refresher course 4: Identification of NORM cases and existing regulatory context

Lecturer: Michalik Boguslaw
Affiliation: Silesian Centre for Environmental Radioactivity Central Mining Institute

Monday 09.45 – 10.45

Refresher course 5: History, evolution and rationale of the RP system and in particular dose restrictions

Lecturer: Jean-Francois Lecomte
Affiliation: Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire

Refresher course 6: Procedure for monitoring the dose to the lens of the eye, the skin and the extremities

Lecturer: Mercé Ginjaume
Affiliation: Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Refresher course 7: Security 2

Refresher course 8: NORM characterisation and applied metrology

Lecturer: Michalik Boguslaw
Affiliation: Silesian Centre for Environmental Radioactivity Central Mining Institute

Monday 11.00 – 12.00

Refresher course 9: The Young Generation in RP: Current Situation, Possibilities and Challenges

Lecturer: Sylvain Andresz
Affiliation: Junior Researcher at the Nuclear Protection Evaluation Centre

Refresher course 10: Computational Dosimetry and Modelling in support of Radiation Protection

Lecturer: Pedro Vaz
Affiliation: Centro de Ciências e Tecnologias Nucleares, Universidade de Lisboa

Refresher course 11: Nuclear Industry and Radiation Protection 1

Refresher course 12: Radon (and thoron) in the indoor environment

Lecturer: Prof. Hans Vanmarcke
Affiliation: Head of the Interdisciplinary Biosciences Expert Group at SCK•CEN

Wednesday 09.00 – 10.00

Refresher course 13: Risk Perception & Communication 1

Refresher course 14: Hazards of optical radiation and guidelines for avoidance of damage

Lecturer: Prof. Per Söderberg
Affiliation: Ophthalmology, department of Neuroscience

Refresher course 15: Nuclear Industry and Radiation Protection 2

Refresher course 16: Residential Radon Lung Cancer Risk Estimation

Lecturer: James Mc Laughlin
Affiliation: President of the European Radon Assoiciation and Emeritus staff at the University College in Dublin

Wednesday 10.15 – 11.15

Refresher course 17: Risk Perception: a cognitive approach

Lecturer: Jop Groeneweg
Affiliation: Leiden University

Refresher course 18: Intelligent Technical Approaches to Patient CT Dose Reduction

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Willi Kalender
Affiliation: Chairman at the Intstitute of Medical Physics

Refresher course 19: Biological Effects 1

Refresher course 20: Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation 1

Wednesday 11.30 – 12.30

Refresher course 21: Non-Ionising Radiation 2

Refresher course 22: HERCA CT Dose Optimization Self-Commitmens with a Focus on Model Observer for Image Quality Assessment

Lecturer: Roy Irwan
Affiliation: Toshiba Medical Systems Europe BV

Refresher course 23: Biological Effects 2

Refresher course 24: Environmental Remediation 2

Lecturer: Dr. Christian Kunze
Affiliation: Managing partner at IAF-Radioökologie GmbH

Wednesday 13.30 – 17.00

Refresher course 25-27: Education & Training / EUTERP