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ETRAP 2017 abstract deadline extended to 29 January

ETRAP 2017
30 May - 2 June 2017 in Valencia, Spain

6th International Conference on Education and Training in Radiological Protection
Call for Papers – deadline extension!

ETRAP 2017 provides a forum for decision makers, regulators, educational and training providers and practitioners, researchers, radiation protection experts and persons from international organizations to discuss the current status of education and training in radiation protection. The conference aims to identify trends and good practices in the area while looking to the future so that society can continue to benefit from the many uses of ionizing radiation.

The ETRAP 2017 Programme Committee is now calling for both oral and poster presentations on the following topics related to education and training in radiation protection:
Latest developments in education and training in radiation protection
Education and training needs of young professionals working in radiation protection
Long term impact of education and training in radiation protection and its sustainability
Training needs analysis in different sectors (nuclear industry, healthcare, NORM, …)
Methodology of risk communication - ethics of education and training, trainer responsibilities
Tools and resources, methodology of training (forms of learning, approaches with different audiences and sectors)
Need for qualification, certification and accreditation
For trainers, regulatory requirements, courses, …
Collaborations, networks and platforms: activities and achievements
Integration of social sciences and humanities in radiation protection education and training
Outreach activities:
Radiation protection information to stakeholders, pupils and the public
How to attract the young generation
Informed decision making
Transfer of know-how
Authors should submit their abstract text in English (a minimum of 400 words) through the Abstract Submission System on

Deadline: 29 January 2017

Author Notification of Abstract Acceptance: 15 February 2017

Full paper submission deadline: 14 April 2017

PowerPoint presentation upload: 15 May 2017

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Your abstract contribution will be included in the Conference Proceedings (Transactions) that will be posted on the website: with reference ISBN 978-92-95064-30-0