PIANOFORTE announces travel grants and courses

The PIANOFORTE project begins in 2022 with the aim of effecting an integrated approach in the field of radiation protection to support the EU and national authorities take up new knowledge, innovative methods, technologies and skills to address societal concerns and emerging issues. Under this project, funding is provided for a first round of travel … Read more

MEDIRAD results posted on EU CORDIS

A new article describing the results of the recently concluded MEDIRAD project has been posted on the EU’s CORDIS website. The results come after nearly 5 years of project work to analyse the health impact of ionising radiation and propose new tools for safer medical radiation clinical practice. The article also provides a link to … Read more

SINFONIA project hosts fall courses in radiation applications

As part of the SINFONIA project, a four-year research project developing tools for comprehensive risk appraisal for detrimental effects of radiation exposure, 5 partners across Europe will hold courses in line with the project’s key objectives in September and October. Various topics, from personalised dosimetry to radiation biology to machine learning, will be addressed. Course, … Read more

Tune in to these RP sessions at ECR (13-16.7.)

Medical radiation protection will be a major theme at the 2022 European Congress of Vienna, with many sessions on ongoing projects related to the work of EURAMED. The conference will take place in a hybrid format, allowing onsite participation in Vienna as well as online. A guide to the relevant sessions, with links to the … Read more

Event: Workshop on individual response to radiation, 1-2 Sept.

A workshop on individual response to radiation will take place in Stockholm at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on 1–2 September 2022. Because the workshop is intended to be a brainstorming meeting, it is not planned to be conducted as a hybrid event. The event page linked above contains links to speaker information, the … Read more

MELODI provides stipends to Ukrainian SRA researchers

The multidisciplinary low-dose research platform MELODI has announced two 1-year stipends of €30k each, meaning €2.5k per month, to support Ukrainian scientists undertaking research related to the MELODI SRA. Eligible applicants must be of Ukrainian citizenship, aged under 65, living either in Ukraine or having fled the war to any country (except Russia and Belarus). … Read more

EURAMED/EANM symposium on AI and nuclear medicine, 28.6.

For EANM’s new Multidisciplinary Days, bringing you CME-accredited symposia in cooperation with a range of expert partners, EURAMED will present with the EANM Radiation Protection Committee: Artificial Intelligence and Nuclear Medicine – Clinical Impact and Impact on Radiation Protection. Experts from the EANM, IAEA and WHO will address the question of communicating radiation protection issues … Read more

MEENAS webinar describes cutting edge of RP research

On May 6 the current state of European radiation protection research, from the recently completed CONCERT project to the PIANOFORTE partnership, will be discussed in the webinar European Radiation Protection from EJP-CONCERT to the PIANOFORTE Partnership and Beyond, hosted by the consortium of radiation protection platforms MEENAS. The webinar will took place via Zoom on … Read more

MEENAS hosts webinar on radiological situation in Ukraine

The consortium MEENAS has organised a webinar on the radiological situation in Ukraine. The webinar will take place at 13:00 CEST on Friday, April 8 and requires registration to participate. Dr. Olena Pareniuk, PhD in radiobiology and senior researcher of the Institute for Safety Problems of Nuclear Power Plants of National Academy of Sciences of … Read more

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