EURAMED programme at European Radiation Protection Week 2019 (Oct. 14-18)

The next European Radiation Protection Week will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, October 14-18, 2019. EURAMED is again contributing to the scientific programme and will also hold its Executive Board meeting and General Assembly on the occasion of the meeting.

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Here is the EURAMED programme during ERPW 2019:

Tuesday Oct. 15 14:00-15:30

Exposure optimization in diagnostic and interventional radiology

Moderator: Prof. John Damilakis

  • Prof. G. Paulo: Optimizing without compromising in plain imaging
  • Prof. C. Hoeschen: Dose optimization in CT
  • Dr. V. Tsapaki: Clinical DRLs in diagnostic and interventional radiology
  • Dr. J. Vassileva: Fluoroscopy-guided procedures: protecting patients and staff

Tuesday Oct. 15 16:00-17:00

Clinical dosimetry in modern radiation medicine: Current needs and future prospects

Moderator: Prof. Guy Frija

  • Prof. J. Damilakis: Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Prof. K. Bacher: Nuclear Medicine
  • Dr. M. Lazzeroni: Radiation Oncology

Wednesday Oct. 16 14:00-15:30

The new EU BSS: The challenges ahead

Moderator: Prof. Christoph Hoeschen

  • Prof. G. Frija: Justification of medical exposures: What’s new?
  • Dr. F. Vanhavere: New dose limit for the eye lens of radiation workers and its  implications
  • Prof. I. Toma-Dasu: Accidental and unintended exposures in radiotherapy

Thursday Oct. 17 14:00-15:30

Radiation-induced risk of cancer from radiation medicine

Moderator: Prof. Wolfgang Dörr

  • Prof. J. Damilakis: Conceptus dose and radiogenic risks from CT performed on  the mother
  • Dr. N. Fitousi: Risks from medical imaging and dose tracking
  • Prof. I. Toma-Dasu: Risk of second cancer following radiation therapy