Nordic Society for Radiation Protection – NSFS

The Nordic Society for Radiation Protection (NSFS) was founded in 1964, on the initiative of Professor Rolf Sievert. NSFS is composed of board members and ordinary members from all Nordic countries that arrange a Congress in the hosting country each fourth year. More information can be found here.


60th anniversary of NSFS

The Nordic Society for Radiation Protection (NSFS) was founded on June 10, 1964, on the initiative of Professor Rolf Sievert.

In that regard the Nordic board has the honor to invite you to celebrate this 60th anniversary with a webinar on June 10th, 2024.

Agenda for the webinar in CEST:

14:00-14:10Welcome, Invitation to the XX NSFS Conference by Tore Ramsøy
14:10-14:25NSFS and IRPA by Sigurður Magnússon
14:25-14:40Use of radiation in medicine 1964-2024 – Changing needs for radiation protection 
by Sören Mattson
14:40-15:00Medical preparedness and patient management  by Jack Valentin

Please contact if you have not received an invite and would like to join us on Teams.

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IRPA congress 2024

In July 2024, the 16th IRPA international congress will be held in Florida in cooperation with IAEA. For further information: IRPA 16 – 2024 Meeting


December 2023 IRPA Bulletin

The December 2023 issue of IRPA Bulletin is now available.


From the NSFS conference

In the September issue of IRPA Bulletin #39 you can amongst other interesting topics read at short report from the NSFS conference in Malmø.

Find all issues of the IRPA Bulletin on the IRPA website.


SRP 60 year Jubilee

The latest issue of the free magazine Radiation Protection Today celebrates the Diamond Jubilee of Society for Radiological Protection (SRP).

Radiation Protection Today - frontpage of 60 years jubilee issue


Young Generation Network

Invitation to a workshop with Young Generation Network (YGN) held at ICRP2023.


Conference programme

Final version of the NSFS XIX conference programme and list of abstracts is now available.


Radiation Protection Today magazine

The UK Society for Radiological Protection now publishes a magazine Radiation Protection Today twice a year.  Each issue has 40 pages of features and articles and all the issues are available at

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Second IRPA International Webinar

News on IRPA Task Groups (NORM, NIR and Review of the System of Radiological Protection)

January 27, 2023 – Webinar hosted in coordination with the Health Physics Society (HPS).

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Upcoming IRPA events

IRPA 16 Congress, Orlando, Florida, USA, July 7-12, 2024
7th European Regional IRPA Congress, Liverpool, England, June 1-5, 2026
IRPA 17 Congress, Valencia, Spain, May 28 – June 2, 2028

Associated societies:
SRP: Annual meeting 2023 (60th anniversary), Aberdeen
Croatian RP Society: Symposium 2023 in Porec, Croatia
BVS: celebrating 60th anniversary in 2023
AIRP: 3-day workshop on NORM in oil and gas industry, June 2023, Lampedusa
DZZSCG: symposium on 60 years in radiation protection, 2023


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