Joint FMU-ICRP Workshop on Radiological Protection in Medicine


On Tuesday October 3, 2017, ICRP, in conjunction with Fukushima Medical University, put on a joint symposium on Radiological Protection in Medicine.

Opening Address

Koichi Tanigawa (Fukushima Medical University, Japan) 

Session 1: General Overview and Introduction from FMU

Radiological Protection in Medicine: Overview and Introduction of TG101
Yoshiharu Yonekura (QST, Japan) 

New Treatment Facility and Targeted Alpha-particle Therapy in FMU
Noboru Oriuchi (Fukushima Medical University, Japan) 

Session 2: Risk Estimate for Radiological Protection

Individual Risk Estimates in Radiology: Is it necessary and possible? 
Sören Mattsson (Skåne University Hospital Malmö and Lund University, Sweden) 

Pediatric Phantoms for Dosimetry Calculations 
Wesley Bolch (University of Florida, USA) 

Session 3: Radiological Protection in Radionuclide Therapy

Individualized Treatment Planning in Radionuclide Therapy 
Glenn Flux (Royal Marsden Hospital, UK) 

Current Status on Radionuclide Therapy
Makoto Hosono (Kindai University, Japan) 

Many thanks to our participants and speakers for a successful and engaging event.

Further information, including the Abstracts, can be found here.