Marcela Ermacora graduated in Chemical Sciences and trained as a specialist in Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety. She has been working for the Nuclear Regulatory Authority of Argentina since 2000, at first as a safeguards inspector and then her primary work responsibilities have been the licensing and control of radioactive facilities and radiation sources. She has advised on radiation safety standards and relevant regulatory issues for supporting the use and application of the IAEA Safety Standards. Her interests are also related to knowledge management, training and information quality. She is a member of the Argentine Radiation Protection Society.