Radyasyondan Korunma Uzmanlari Dernegi Association (RADKOR)
Radiation Protection Experts Association in Turkey.
The Radyasyondan Korunma Uzmanlari Dernegi Association (RADKOR), Radiation Protection Experts Association was established in 2012.The main purpose of the organization is to provide professional recognition of Radiation Protection Experts (RPE), and take place of the RPE in all national legislation. For this purpose, RADKOR is working with the academic and vocational training authorities, the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Labour, Ministry of Energy and the Turkish Atomic Energy Agency (TAEA), and also the universities to realize the necessary communication and co-operation. Members of the Association are required to have adequate training and experience in the field of radiation protection. For example, Medical Physics Experts must have at least 2 years of clinical experience and during their academic training have courses on radiation protection after which they would then be accepted in the Association as a member.
The other important activities of the Association include taking part in EU projects in line with EU criteria also regarding the country's requirements to utilize training modules and programs. With respect to this subject our Association has a project that is awaiting acceptance.
Professor Nina Tuncel
Aziziye Mah.Portakal Çiçegi Cad. Pak Sokak 4/2 06540 Çankaya/ Ankara
Telephone number: +90 312 441 43 47
Fax number: +90 312 44143 42