Work Packages

The feasibility study was divided into seven distinct work packages (WP). The work packages each contributed an important component of the final feasibility report. The titles and leaders of each individual work package are provided below.

    • WP 1: Coordination and overall management
      International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), France

    • WP 2: Assessing the feasibility of establishing a unique cohort suitable for future long-term studies
      Federal Office for Radiation Protection (BfS), Germany

    • WP 3: Identification of outcomes to be studied
      Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (NRPA), Norway

    • WP 4: Testing follow-up mechanisms
      National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS), Japan

    • WP 5: Identification of key pathways and mechanisms for the formation of cumulative doses
      Medical Radiological Research Centre - Russian Academy of Medical Sciences (MRRC), Russian Federation

    • WP 6: Comparison of different methods of dose assessment in the two cohorts, based on calculated and experimental data
      State Research Center - Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center of Federal Medical Biological Agency (FMBC), Russian Federation

    • WP 7: Development of a detailed feasibility report
      IARC, France