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Psychophysiological Support of Professional Reliance of Personnel in Nuclear Organizations

Psychophysiological Support of Professional Reliance of Personnel in Nuclear Organizations

The Third Practical Conference «Psychophysiological Support of Professional Reliance of Personnel in Nuclear Organizations» was held from 15 to 17 October 2018. It was organized by HRD Department of Rosatom, Rosenergoatom Concern, JSC and Rosatom Technical Academy (Rosatom Tech) in cooperation with Institute of Psychology, Russian Academy of Sciences and Moscow State University.

The Conference was attended by representatives of 30 organizations including NPPs, medical centres, R&D institutes and universities.

The following topics were discussed during the Conference

  • Psychological selection of personnel. Modern psychodiagnostic methods and technologies.
  • Safety culture. Safety psychology. Current trends in psychophysiological and socio-psychological research in nuclear industry.
  • Psychological training of personnel in the process of professional activity. Psychological support of emergency response drill of operating personnel on a full-scale simulator.
  • Psychological and psychophysiological support of professional activity of personnel.

The Conference was aimed at consolidating and integrating the best practices in the field of psycho-physiological support of professional reliance of personnel of Russian nuclear organizations that could contribute into shaping global nuclear safety infrastructure through sharing the experience in psychophysiological support for selection, development and monitoring of the personnel as well as establishment of robust safety culture.