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Refresher courses
Refresher courses on radiation protection science and practice will be held to provide the opportunity to update and remind knowledge and skills. There will be two different types of course aimed at experts and beginners including young professionals, respectively. The beginner courses are free and the expert courses cost $50 per course. Please select the expert course you want to join when you register for IRPA15.

* (Type) courses are aimed at Beginners (B) or ‘Experts’ – people with some knowledge of the topic (E)
* (Area) M is Medical

 

No. Topic Type Area
1

ALARA in Nuclear Power Plants

B  
2

Iodine Thyroid Blocking and Thyroid Monitoring in Nuclear Emergencies

B M
3

Applied Radiological Risk Communication for the 21st Century

E  
4

Fundamentals of Ethics and How They Relate to the ICRP Principles

E  
5

An Overview of the 2014 International BSS (Young)

E  
6

How to Write a Scientific Paper (Young)

B  
7

Low Dose Radiation Effects: Mechanisms and Dose-Responsive Curves (Young)

B  
8

Residential Radon Lung Cancer Risk

B M
9

Introduction to Radiation Shielding Modelling / Calculations

E  
10

Life Span Study in RERF, Japan

B  
11

Optical Radiation - Eye Protection

B  
12

Conceptual Basis of Graded Approach in Radiological Protection

B M
13

Calculation of Radiation Detriment

B  
14

Developing Training Materials on Strengthening Radiation Safety Culture in Medicine

B  
15

The New ICRU Recommendations for Neutron Dose Coefficients and the Impacts of Neutron Resonances

B M
16

Radiation Effect on Pregnancy

E  
17

Use of Dosimeters and Basic Knowledge of Measurements and Instrumentation in Radiological Protection

E M
18

Management of Radiation Injuries (Acute Radiation Syndrome, Local Injuries, Combined Injuries)

E M
19

Overview of Biological and Physical Dosimetry Techniques for Radiological Emergency Situations

B  
20

Introduction to Radiation Dose Modelling in the Human and Non-Human Environment

E M
21

The System of Radiation Protection and the Different Exposure Situation

B  
22

Environmental Remediation: from Site Characterization to the End State

B  
23

Role of RP and its Regulatory Control in Waste Management Safety

B  
24

Applying Ethical values to Worked Examples in Healthcare Scenarios

E  
25

Optimisation in Nuclear Medicine and Radionuclide Therapies – the Role of Dosimetry

E