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Call for Papers
International Congress Programme Committee (ICPC) of the 15th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA 15) cordially invites you to submit abstract to IRPA 15 to be held on 11-15 May 2020 in Seoul, Korea.

All abstracts must be submitted electronically through the website only. Abstracts submitted via e-mail, fax or regular mail will neither be accepted nor acknowledged. Submitted abstracts can be revised on the website during the abstract submission period.

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and assigned to appropriate session. Notification on acceptance will be sent to the submitter by email.

Abstract templates will be provided. Please refer to the following for details about abstract and paper submission.

Key Dates

Abstract Submission Open 1 June 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline • Oral Presentation: 30 September 2019 31 October 2019
• Poster Presentation: 31 December 2019
Abstract Acceptance Notification • Oral Presentation: 31 December 2019
• Poster Presentation: 31 January 2020
Full Papers Submission Deadline 31 March 2020


Topic Areas Themes
T1. Underpinning Science
T2. Dosimetry and Measurement
T3. System of Protection, Standards and Regulation
T4. Practical Implementation: Medical Sector
T5. Practical Implementation: Industry and Research
T6. Emergency Preparedness and Response
T7. Existing Exposures
T8. Non-ionizing Radiation
A. Ethics
B. Communication, Public Understanding
C. Human Capital & Competency
D. Culture

If your paper rather presents a broader scope of view and effectively covers thematic issues above in each topical area, please submit your paper to the thematic categories in each topic, such as T1A, T1B, T1C, etc.
(For details, please visit: http://www.irpa2020.org/program/program_01.html?sMenu=pro1)

Abstract Submission Guideline

In order to proceed with the abstract submission, you must agree to the following statements.
1) The presenting author of the abstract must be one of the authors listed in the abstract.
2) Only up to 2 abstracts can be submitted per author.
3) If accepted for poster/oral presentation, the presenting author is recommended to register to the Congress by Feb 14, 2020 (early registration date). If the presenter does not register, the presentation will be cancelled.
4) Use the given template to prepare an abstract and convert it to PDF to submit on the IRPA 15 website.
5) The abstract will be published as submitted and no language or scientific editing will be done.

Abstract Form
1) Presentation Type: Oral/Poster
2) The title must be less than 30 words
3) The main body of abstract must not exceed 500 words
4) If you have a Table, Figure, Graphic, and Special Character, please embed it all at once in the Abstract and make a PDF file and upload.