Main Commission

The International Commission on Radiological Protection is an independent Registered Charity, established to advance for the public benefit the science of radiological protection, in particular by providing recommendations and guidance on all aspects of protection against ionising radiation.

Main Commission in Paris, October 2017. From left to right back: Senlin Liu, Christopher Clement (Scientific Secretary), John Harrison, Carl-Magnus Larsson, Sergey Romanov, Simon Bouffler. From left to right front: Dominique Laurier, Michiaki Kai, Werner Rühm, Jacques Lochard (Vice-Chair), Claire Cousins (Chair), Kunwoo Cho, Kimberly Applegate, Donald Cool.

Summaries of ICRP Main Commission Meetings:

Claire Cousins (Chair), Addenbrooke's Hospital (retired), UK
Jacques Lochard (Vice-Chair), Nagasaki University & Hiroshima University, France
Christopher H. Clement (Scientific Secretary), ICRP, Canada
Kimberly E. Applegate (Member), University of Kentucky, USA
Simon Bouffler (Member), PHE, UK
Kun-Woo Cho (Member), Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety, Korea
Donald A. Cool (Member), Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), USA
John D. Harrison (Member), Oxford Brookes University and Public Health England, UK
Michiaki Kai (Member), Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Japan
Carl-Magnus Larsson (Member), Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA), Australia
Dominique Laurier (Member), French Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN), France
Senlin Liu (Member), China Institute of Atomic Energy, China
Sergey Romanov (Member), Southern Ural Biophisics Institute, Russian Federation
Werner Rühm (Member), Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany

Active Task Groups under Main Commission

Task Group 72
RBE and Reference Animals and Plants
Task Group 104
Integration of Protection of People and of the Environment in the System of Radiological Protection