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Yasser Lasheen

Yasser Lasheen

Head of Assessment and Licensing Department

ENRRA Head of Assessment and Licensing Department Dr. Yasser LASHEEN assumed office on November 1st, 2020. Dr. Yasser has a BSc, MSc and Ph.D. in chemistry from Faculty of Science, Benha University. He was working at the Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority (EAEA) from 1994 to 2020. Dr. Yasser served as a professor of Radioactive Waste Management since 2016 with over 25 years of experience in the field of in the field of Radiochemistry and Radiation detection and measurement and more than 16- years’ experience in the field of radiation protection, radioactive waste management and waste safety at EAEA. From 2013 to 2020, he served as a senior manager at the EAEA centralized radioactive waste management facility of Egypt. From 2003 to 2020 he participated in coordinating two international cooperation projects between Egypt and USA regarding the life cycle of radioactive sealed sources in Egypt, namely IMPRSS project, (Integrated Management Program for Radioactive Sealed Sources in Egypt) and ARPRSS project (Amnesty Recovery Program for Radioactive Sealed Sources in Egypt). From 2015 to 2020, Dr. Yasser was staff member of technical committee for radiation measurement at Egyptian Organization of Standard (EOS). From 2014 to 2020, He was a head of Radiation Emergency Committee at Hot Lab Center, EAEA. He also was a counter part of IAEA RAF 9055 and RAF 9066 projects related to nuclear and radiological emergency preparedness and response, from 2016 to 2020. Dr. Yasser was staff member of branched committee of radiological and nuclear national Emergency plan (preparedness and Response) at ENRRA, from 2016- 2020. From 2018 to 2020, Dr. Yasser was participated in Emergency Preparedness and Response Scientific Committee (EPReSC) at IAEA Dr. Yasser continues his work regarding radiation safety in the peaceful use of nuclear energy. Dr. Yasser was born in 1970; he has four children