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Training of Medical and Other Technical Personnel

HICARE conducts a training program (every year) by accepting physicians, researchers, and other relevant technical workers involved in the medical care of radiation-exposed people in various areas of the world (See "Training"). Doctors/Researchers selected by the IAEA have been participating in this program.


Date January 21, 2013 (Monday) – January 25, 2013 (Friday)

Dr. Aruna Pallewatte, Consultant Radiologist, Dept. of Radiology, National Hospital of Sri Lanka (Ministry of Health)
Dr. Raija Seuri, Pediatric Radiologist, Helsinki Imaging Center, Helsinki University Hospital for Children and Adlescents


Trained at Radiation Effects Research Foundation / Advanced Emergency and Critical Care Center, Hiroshima University Hospital / Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Hiroshima University Hospital / Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Casualty Council / Hiroshima Red Cross Hospital & Atomic-Bomb Survivors Hospital / Nursing Home for A-bomb Survivors "Kurakake Nozomi-En"
Visit Hiroshima Prefectural Government (HICARE Office), Hiroshima City Government, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, etc.

Contribution to the IEC (Incident and Emergency Centre) Training Program


December, 2011Dr. Koichi Tanigawa, Executive Secretary (Professor of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Hiroshima University) has been registered on the IEC program lecturers roster
July 9to 13, 2012

Dr. Koichi Tanigawa was dispatched to IEC as a lecturer.
[Date] July 12 (Thu), 2012, 16:00-16:45
[Title] "Lessons learned from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident"
Dr. Tomoko Tamura, ECCM Assistant Professor, Hiroshima University Hospital, also participated in this course as observer.