Topic 1

Effects of spatial and temporal variation in dose delivery

Topic 2

Modelling of the biokinetic behaviour and risk for internal emitters

Topic 3

Improving environmental and health monitoring, particularly by lay people

Topic 4

Justification and optimization in medical exposures

Topic 5

Reasonableness in optimisation of protection

Topic 6

Balancing tissue reactions and stochastic risks

Topic 7

Benefit and risk associated with multiple medical imaging procedures

Topic 8

Radiation protection approaches based on individual radiosensitivity

Topic 9

Hereditary Syndromes and Radiation Effects

Topic 10

Patient-specific dosimetry in medical imaging

Topic 11

Dosimetry in radionuclide therapy for individualized patient treatment

Topic 12

Cumulative Effective Dose

Topic 13

Computational dosimetry, application of computational phantoms (new paediatric voxel phantoms, mesh phantoms) for dose assessment

Topic 14

The impact of new dosimetry quantities

Topic 15

Biomarkers of exposure, disease and susceptibility

Topic 16

Risks of non-cancer diseases at low and intermediate dose levels

Topic 17

Improving cancer risk assessment

Topic 18

Radiation oncology (dicephiring biologial mechanism and predicting the risk, médical management of adverse effects, radiomics)

Topic 19

Adverse outcome pathways of radiation disease/effect

Topic 20

Biological and ecological effects of low dose/ low dose rate exposure on humans and biota

Topic 21

Integration of environmental exposure assessment for ionising radiation and other stressors

Topic 22

Justification and optimization of emergency preparedness, response and recovery

Topic 23

Social sciences and humanities applied to radiological protection (tolerability, reasonableness, ethics, social and economic aspects, risk communication, mental health, stakeholder involvement, safety culture, etc.)

Topic 24

Innovations, new findings and new technologies

Topic 25

Post-accident recovery and lessons learned from the Fukushima accident

Topic 26

Advances in preparedness for emergencies and recovery at national and international level; relation between research and operational needs

Topic 27

Naturally-Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM)

Topic 28


Topic 29

Radionuclides in food/drinking-water and human food chain modelling

Topic 30

Aquatic and atmosperic transport processes

Topic 31

Cosmic radiation

Topic 32

Optimization of radiation protection in radioactive waste disposal

Topic 33

Education and Training in Radiological Protection

Topic 34

Newly funded research projects

Topic 35

Collaboration between European research platforms (MEENAS)

Topic 36

Partnership for European research in radiation protection (PIANOFORTE session)

Topic 37

“Post-COVID” condition and the role of the immune system: the potential of immunomodulatory action of low dose radiotherapies on combating different infective and chronic immune disorders (special session/debate)

Topic 38