Webinar on Lens of the Eye

You are invited to join a webinar that is being hosted by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the Canadian Radiation Protection Association (CRPA) (an IRPA Associate Society) on the implementation of the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP) dose limits for the lens of the eye. The webinar will present expert opinions and perspectives behind the implementation of these dose limits. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in discussion and to pose questions to relevant experts. The webinar will be held on 27 September 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT (UTC -4). There is no feed to join.

Invited speakers to the webinar include:

  • Dr. Claire Cousins, Chair of ICRP
  • Prof. Marie-Claire Cantone, University of Milan, professor of Applied Physics at the Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences, speaking on behalf of IRPA
  • Mr. Ross Beveridge, Senior Radiological Protection Consultant, Atkins
  • Dr. Andrei Hanu, Senior Scientist, Bruce Power Nuclear Generating Station

For more information, please see the most recent flyer, or visit www.nuclearsafety.gc.ca/eye-dose which also includes the video and presentations of the previous webinar held on March 21, 2018.