Program

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

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The main themes of the scientific program, “Meeting Challenges in the Practice of Radiation Protection,” will be developed within the topic areas presented below.


    Scientific Basis of Health Physics
  • Biological effects of radiation
  • Epidemiology of radiation exposure


  • Characterization of Radiation Exposures
  • External dosimetry
  • Internal dosimetry
  • Environmental and wildlife dosimetry
  • Instrumentation and measurements
  • Nonionizing radiation/5G


  • Applied Health Physics
  • Nuclear facilities
  • Medical health physics
  • Veterinary health physics
  • Military health physics
  • Environmental health physics
  • Natural radioactivity
  • Space radiation
  • Disasters in health physics


  • Regulations and Communications
  • Regulatory issues
  • Communications with the public


  • Homeland Security and Emergency Response

    Reasonableness in Health Physics

    Health Physicists’ Response to a Pandemic

    Controversies in medical health physics

    Refresher Courses
  • Early career
  • Professional


  • IRPA 2024 Teaser


Awards to be presented

  • Young Scientist
  • Senior Scientist