Recognition of foreign radiological protection training

Physicians who have completed radiation protection training abroad may have it recognised by the competent supervisory authority, provided that it is equivalent in scope and content to the corresponding Swiss training.

Expertise

Training undergone abroad to gain expertise may be recognized by the competent supervisory authority, provided that it is equivalent in scope and content to the training required in Switzerland for the same field of application.

The FOPH is responsible for the recognition of expertise-related training for the following professional group:

Medicine (except for radiologists and radiation oncologists, for whom evidence of expertise is automatically provided by recognition of the specialist title)

Last modification 01.10.2018

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