Committee 4
Application of the Commission's Recommendations

Committee 4 is concerned with providing advice on the application of the recommended system of protection in all its facets for occupational and public exposure. It also acts as the major point of contact with other international organisations and professional societies concerned with protection against ionising radiation.

Back Row (L-R): Senlin Liu (China, Main Commission), Sergey Shinkarev (Russia), Nobuhiko Ban (Japan), Mike Boyd (United States), Francois Bochud (Switzerland), David Copplestone (United Kingdom),  John Takala (Canada), Jean-Francois Lecomte (Secretary, France), Thierry Schneider (France), Diego Talleia (IAEA)
Front Row (L-R): Haruyuki Ogino (Asst. Scientific Secretary, Canada), Michiaki Kai (Japan, Main Commission), Catrin Koch (Sweden), Yahong Mao (China), Nicole Martinez (United States), Anna Nisbet (United Kingdom), Donald Cool (Chair, United States), Kathryn Highley Vice Chair, United States), Analia Canoba (Argentina), Gillian Hirth (Australia), Eduardo Gallego (Spain), Toshimitsu Homma (Japan)

Summaries of Committee 4 meetings:

Donald A. Cool (Chair), Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), USA
Kathryn A Higley (Vice-Chair), Oregon State University, USA
Jean-Francois Lecomte (Secretary), French Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN), France
Nobuhiko Ban (Member), Nuclear Regulation Authority, Japan
François Bochud (Member), IRA CHUV, Switzerland
Michael Boyd (Member), USA
Analia Canoba (Member), Autoridad Regulatoria Nuclear (ARN), Argentina
David Copplestone (Member), University of Stirling, UK
Eduardo Gallego (Member), Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Gillian Hirth (Member), ARPANSA, Australia
Toshimitsu Homma (Member), Nuclear Regulation Authority, Japan
Catrin Koch (Member), OKG NPP, Sweden
Yahong Mao (Member), NNSA, China
Nicole Martinez (Member), Clemson University, USA
Anne Nisbet (Member), Public Health England, UK
Thierry Schneider (Member), CEPN, France
Sergey Shinkarev (Member), Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center, Russian Federation
John Takala (Member), Cameco Corporation, Canada

Active Task Groups under Committee 4

Task Group 76
Application of the Commission's Recommendations to NORM (Naturally Occuring Radioactive Material)
Task Group 93
Update of ICRP Publication 109 and 111
Task Group 97
Application of the Commission's Recommendations for Surface and Near Surface Disposal of Solid Radioactive Waste
Task Group 98
Application of the Commission's Recommendations to Exposures Resulting from Contaminated Sites from Past Industrial, Military and Nuclear Activities
Task Group 99
Reference Animals and Plants (RAPs) Monographs
Task Group 105
Considering the Environment when Applying the System of Radiological Protection
Task Group 106
Application of the Commission's Recommendations to Activities involving Mobile High Activity Sources
Task Group 109
Ethics in Radiological Protection for Medical Diagnosis and Treatment
Task Group 110
Radiological Protection for Occupational and Public Exposure in Veterinary Practice