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

Speaker: Dr Rachel I. Obed Registration link: https://bit.ly/NAMPwebinarJuly 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 […]

Online Workshop on Ensuring Access to Nuclear Technology for Human Health 17 February 2021 15:00 – 17:15 Central European Time

Click here to register Online Workshop Ensuring Access to Nuclear Technology for Human Health, 17 February 2021 15:00 – 17:15 Central European Time (CET)The Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) cordially invites you to attend a workshop on ensuring access to nuclear technology to improve human health with a specific focus on cancer diagnosis and treatment and blood irradiation. The online workshop will take place on Wednesday, 17 February 2021, from 15:00 to 17:15 Central European Time (CET) via WebEx. Cancer is a growing global health and development challenge. Governments are under increased pressure to meet rising demands from […]

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NAMP Elections 2021

Dear Distinguished Colleagues and Members. According to the approved Elections 2021 timetable, today marks the countdown to constituting another cabinet for our esteemed association and in I have the singular honour and privilege to so declare. From the Bank statement which should be available tomorrow, we shall know the numbers of the members that fulfills the necessary constitutional criteria to participate either as an elector or a budding EXCO member. Dr. T. A. Ige : Secretary-General

SNMMI Annual Meeting 2020

For the third year in a row, the IAEA is granting free access to the Livestream of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI). This year, the first virtual edition will be broadcasted live from 11 to 14 July 2020. It is thanks to your great interest and positive feedback over the years that we continue to join forces with this renowned professional organization to provide you with the opportunity to attend this annual event. To receive free access to the SNMMI Annual Meeting, please register using the following link by no later than 11:59 pm ET on […]

OUT NOW! AJMP Vol. 2

The official Journal of FAMPO – African Journal of Medical Physics (AJMP) publishes novel and high-quality research papers and other material on all topics relating to medical physics, biomedical sciences, medical imaging and molecular imaging for diagnosis, therapy and disease management. The journal provides an effective way to publish original research articles, review articles, short communication, rapid communication, letter to the editor, case report etc. Volume 2 Number 1 https://globalmedicalphysics.org/journal_volume-21/ Volume 2 Number 2 https://globalmedicalphysics.org/journal_volume-22/ Interested Authors are invited to register and submit their manuscript online via https://globalmedicalphysics.org/register/ https://globalmedicalphysics.org/instructions-to-authors/

2 Nigerians Trail-Blaize International Medical Physics Certification Board (IMPCB) Exams

The International Medical Physics Certification Board (IMPCB) is a 3 part exam similar to the American Board of Radiology (ABR) designed to help certify Clinical Medical Physicist especially in countries or regions that do not have certification bodies as well as already existing national programs in IOMP member states. Mr. Lookman Adeleke Abdullah, a Nigerian became the first Diplomate of the International Medical Physics Certification Board in January 2018 in the Radiation Oncology Track. Mr. Lookman obtained his B.Tech in Physics at the Federal University of Technology, Minna and proceeded to obtain his MSC degree in Medical Physics from King […]