Recommended online resources

The CIRSE Radiation Protection Subcommittee has compiled a list of websites and online resources for further reference, including a variety of organisations and projects dealing with radiation protection-related topics. Browse through the below websites and remember to stay protected!



WHO – World Health Organization

NCRPNational Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

European CommissionPublications on medical exposure

UNSCEAR – United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation

EFOMP – European Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics

Image Gently - Pediatric Radiology & Imaging / Radiation Safety

BIR – British Institute of Radiology

SRP – The Society of Radiological Protection

HERCA – Heads of the European Radiological Protection Competent Authorities


International Bodies

IRPA – International Radiation Protection Association

ICRPInternational Commission on Radiological Protection

IAEA – International Atomic Energy Agency

RPOP – Radiation Protection of Patients


Other initiatives


MEDRAPET – Medical Radiation Protection Education and Training