Invitation to the December edition of NAMP webinars: Towards a low-cost Radiation Treatment in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Monte Carlo Exploration

Speaker: Prof. Olatunde Michael Oni Department of Pure and Applied Physics, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria REGISTER HERE Brief profile: Olatunde Michael Oni received his training at the Ogun State University (now Olabisi Onabanjo University), Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria, before proceeding to the University of Ibadan, Nigeria for his postgraduate studies. He is a Professor of Radiation and Health Physics at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria.  Professor Oni  is a passionate researcher of international repute. He is a research affiliate member of XCITE laboratory, University of Victoria, Canada and a research collaborator with the Precision Physics, USA. He […]

2022 Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop

Register to Attend the Conference Register to Attend the Workshop Call for Abstracts CALL FOR GOODWILL MESSAGES AND ADVERT PLACEMENT All members and Organisations are hereby invited to felicitate with the NIGERIAN ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL PHYSICISTS (NAMP) and it’s National Executive Council (NEC) by forwarding their Goodwill Messages and Adverts for publication in the forthcoming National Conference program brochure . All messages and adverts should be sent to the conference publicity chairman Mr Obinna Asogwa: and copy Mr Victor Ukpo: or on mobile phone +234-803 261 3442, within One(1) month from the date of this publication. All goodwill […]

Invitation to the October edition of NAMP webinars: What Medical Physicists do in Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Speaker: Mr Akintayo Omojola Medical Physicist, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, NHS Lothian, Scotland REGISTER HERE Brief Profile: Omojola, Akintayo had his BSc in Physics from the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta and MSc in Medical Physics from the College of Medicine, University of Lagos. He has worked for 8 years in diagnostic radiology at the Federal Medical Centre, Asaba, Delta State. He is currently working at the Royal Infirmary in Edinburgh, Scotland under Radiation Protection and Imaging Physics. His area of focus is Interventional radiology, Computed Tomography (CT) and shielding.

Invitation to the September edition of NAMP webinars: Total Skin Electron Irradiation Treatment Techniques: How best can it be Clinically Achievable?

Speaker: Mr Adebayo Abe, Medical Physicist, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH)/NSIA-LUTH Register Here Mr Adebayo Abe, had his B.Sc in Physics and Electronics at the Adekunle Ajasin University and M.Sc in Medical Physics at the College of Medicine, University of Lagos. He has 14 years experience as a Clinical Physicist at the Departments of Radiotherapy and Diagnostic Radiology, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). He has worked and consulted for various Diagnostic centres in South Western Nigeria. His main area of interest in Medical Physics is Dosimetry as well as the design and fabrication of QA accessories.

Invitation to the August edition of NAMP webinars: Radionuclide Therapy and Dosimetry in Nuclear Medicine.

Speaker: Dr John E. Ejeh (Department of Nuclear Medicine, University College Hospital, Ibadan) Register here Dr John E. Ejeh, Assistant Director Medical Physics, can easily be described as the first Nuclear Medicine Physicist in the country as he was the pioneer Physicist when the first department of Nuclear Medicine in the country was established in 2006 at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. He obtained his BSc Physics at the Benue State University, MSc Physics at the University of Ibadan and PhD in Medical Physics (specialising in Nuclear Medicine Physics) at the University of Free state, Bloemfontein, South Africa specialising in […]

Invitation to the July Edition of NAMP webinars: Advancing Medical Physics Profession through Training, Research’ & Innovation

Speaker: Dr Rachel I. Obed Registration link: Dr. Rachel I. Obed is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Physics, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. Her areas of research include imaging techniques and patient dosimetry in diagnostic and therapeutic radiological procedures. She has about 25 years of expertise in radiation protection and dosimetry for patients undergoing medical procedures. Her research work involves the estimation of radiation dose from medical exposures in order to generate reliable dosimetry data for use in epidemiological studies of ionizing radiation and cancer risk. In 2010, Dr. Obed was awarded with the prestigious Taqi […]

Invitation to the June edition of NAMP webinars: What do Medical Physicists do? – helping management understand our role in healthcare.

Still in commemoration of the International Medical Physics Week (IMPW), please find details of the June webinar below. Speaker: Ms Olusola Osunsami  (Clinical Scientist UK, Medical Physics Expert, Member of IPEM) Ms Olusola Osunsami is a recently retired Medical Physicist with many years of experience in clinical medical physics, who has spent her entire career working with the NHS and the private sector. REGISTER HERE

TCS 71 IAEA Guidelines for Certification of CQMP

The IAEA has recently published “Guidelines for the Certification of Clinically Qualified Medical Physicists” has been published. The subtitle is “Endorsed by the International Medical Physics Certification Board and the IOMP.” As one of the contributors of the publication, Tomas Kron shared this remarks with the EXCOM: “In times of extensive use of technology in medicine most people would agree that medical physicists and their services are essential in many clinics. However, how to identify a suitable professional is not straight forward. The present document provides guidance for certification of medical physicists which can provide help. Best of all, like […]