SINFONIA survey seeks info on dosimetry/radbio/RP courses

The EURATOM-funded SINFONIA project aims to develop novel methodologies and tools that will provide comprehensive risk appraisal for detrimental effects from radiation exposure to patients, workers, carers and comforters, the public, and environment during the management of patients suspected or diagnosed with lymphoma and brain tumours. Among its education and training activities, the project wishes … Read more

RICOMET 2022 conference gets underway in 2 months

Organised by our partner platform Social Sciences and Humanities in Ionising Radiation Research (SHARE), the 2022 iteration of the annual RICOMET conference will take place from 10-12 May in Utrecht, Netherlands. Relevant research from the medical radiation protection community is highly encouraged! RICOMET 2022 sessions will be organized in parallel with the Naturally Occurring Radioactive … Read more

ERPW partners with IRPA2022 conference in Budapest

A reminder that the European Radiation Protection Week partnered with the upcoming International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) conference set for 30 May – 3 June at the Budapest Congress Centre in Budapest, Hungary. The conference will take place as a hybrid event, offering live and virtual participation. The Health Physics Section of the Roland Eötvös … Read more

i-Violin answers the call in oncological imaging

For the call “Action grants for a project on the quality and safety of radiation technology in diagnosis and treatment of cancer” (EU4H-PJ-2021-03), the project proposal i-Violin has been invited to grant preparation! The objectives of i-Violin satisfy the clearly identified need to optimise, harmonise and adopt oncological imaging procedures in Europe. The current disparities … Read more

MelodiCoffee webinar highlights SCK CEN, 25 Feb

MELODI hosts a series of monthly webinars, taking place the last Friday of each month from 1 to 2 pm (CET). Each MELODI partner organisation is invited to participate by presenting the activities it is developing in MELODI’s themes by inviting one of its researchers, post-doc or PhD student to present their research work on … Read more

ERPW 2022 to take place 9-14 October in Estoril, PT

The European Radiation Protection Week continues this year at the Estoril Congress Center in Estoril, Portugal! The conference, gathering experts from around the world to present research and discuss the multidisciplinary aspects of radiation protection, will host several sessions under the guidance of a scientific committee. The safety of participants is of paramount importance and … Read more

Prof. Hoeschen nominated as fellow to SPIE

We are pleased to commend the nomination of Scientific Committee chair and EURAMED Rocc-n-Roll Scientific Coordinator Prof. Christoph Hoeschen (Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, DE) as a fellow to the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE). This nomination is the culmination of years of noteworthy research to advance the fields of optics, photonics and … Read more

EURAMED awards Dr. Eberlein’s medical RP research at ERPW

The ERPW Scientific Committee is grateful for the submission of many excellent abstracts in the field of medical radiation protection to this year’s 5th European Radiation Protection Week (ERPW). After careful consideration, the research of Dr. Uta Eberlein, University Clinic Würzburg, on “Differences of Ex Vivo and In Vivo DSB Repair Capacity in PBMCs of … Read more

EURAMED General Assembly elects a new Executive Board

At the annual EURAMED General Assembly on 24 November, the body of members were informed of the past year’s important activities and took a number of votes to plan for the next term. Held online, the assembly saw the election of:   Boris Brkljačić (University of Zagreb School of Medicine, HR) – President François Paris … Read more

ERPW2021 brings together experts and researchers

The 5th European Radiation Protection Week took place online on 22–24 November, 2021, gathering 200 experts and researchers from around the world in the field of radiation protection. The conference consisted of: 3 invited sessions 5 abstract sessions a poster session 2 workshops related to the EURAMED Rocc-n-Roll project an AOP workshop organised by MELODI … Read more