Call for Papers

The Canadian Radiation Protection Association is now accepting papers for the Annual Conference in Québec City, from April 30 to May 3, 2018. We welcome submissions, including work in progress, from all areas of radiation and radiation protection. The theme of this year’s conference is “Human Factor and Safety Culture”. You can consult the temporary conference program to inspire you !

Conference topics:


  • Decontamination, Waste Management, and Decommissioning
  • Remediation, and Cleanup of Legacy Sites

Non-Ionizing Radiation

  • Laser Safety
  • Imaging, medical or industrial use
  • Radiofrequency

Radioisotopes & Radiopharmaceutical’s (production and use) and Imaging

  • Linear Accelerators
  • Reactors
  • Diagnostic Imaging & Radiation Therapy

Industrial Applications of Radiation Technology

  • Radiography
  • Food & Agriculture

Radiation Safety

  • International Safety Best Practices
  • Emergency Response & Lessons Learned
  • Licensing & Management (Dosimetry)
  • Human Factors

Conference Highlights

  • As usual our corporate members will be present with exciting news and updates in the field of radiation detection and protection against the negative effects of radiation.
  • Social program will offer many ways for you to enjoy Québec City.

The deadline for the abstract submissions for scientific presentations covering the full range of health physics and radiation protection is February 28, 2018.

Come and discover ways to improve your practice and network with colleagues to find solutions to common problems. We greatly value your presence and contribution to our conference and look forward to seeing you in Saskatoon.




Manon Rouleau and Stéphane Jean-François 
Co-Chairs, Local Organizing Committee