United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Kevin Crowley

Kevin D. Crowley, Ph.D., is senior board director of the Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, which advises the National Academies on the design and conduct of studies on radiation health effects, radioactive-waste management and environmental cleanup, and nuclear security and terrorism. The board also provides scientific support to the Radiation Effects Research Foundation in Hiroshima, Japan, a joint U.S.-Japanese scientific organization that investigates the health effects arising from exposures to ionizing radiation among World War II atomic-bombing survivors. Dr. Crowley’s professional interests and activities focus on the safety, security, and technical efficacy of nuclear and radiation-based technologies. He has directed or co-directed over 20 National Academies studies on topics ranging from energy supply to national security.

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