A report on the
International Conference on Radiological Emergency and Management
Prof. Arun Chougule
Department of Radiological Physics, SMS Medical College and Hospitals, Jaipur
An international conference on Radiological Emergency and Management was organized by the Department of Radiological Physics, SMS Medical College and Hospitals, Jaipur during 9-11 February 2019. The theme of the conference was ‘better the awareness and preparedness; better the emergency management’. 300 delegates from 13 countries participated in the conference.
This was organized in cooperation with IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency), under the auspices of AFOMP (Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics) and RUHS (Rajasthan University of Health Sciences) and was endorsed by AAPM (American Association of Physicists in Medicine), IOMP (International Organization for Medical Physics), MEFOMP (Middle East Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics), INS (Indian Nuclear Society), AMPI (Association of Medical Physicists of India), AERB (Atomic Energy Regulatory Board), NMPAI (Nuclear Medicine Physicists Association of India), IARP (Indian Association for Radiation Protection), INSA (Indian National Science Academy) and ISRB (Indian Society for Radiation Biology). DAE (Department of Atomic Energy), Government of India was a knowledge partner.