Category IDMP 2015
07 11 2015
3rd IDMP International Day of Medical Physics 2015
An Exhibition to highlight Medical Physics Activities in the Royal Hosital, Sultan Qaboos University, and Radiation Protection Services Department in Ministry of Health. The medical physicists from these institutions arranged an Exhibition called ‘Medical Physics Open Day’ on 8th November, 2015. The Exhibition was inaugurated by Dr.Qasim Al Salmi, Director General Royal Hospital, and many senior consultants from different departments visited the exhibition, and appreciated the medical physics contributions in the past decades in Oman. There were 10 posters were displayed on service and research contributions by many medical physicists from Radiation Oncology, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Protection departments, and College of Science participated actively in the display of exhibits. A slide show highlighted Madame Curie’s profile and her contributions to the medical world. 8th November was selected because it coincides with the date of Discovery of X-rays by Prof.Roentgen. An illustration on a decontamination procedure around an Iodine-131 treated patient was shown with practical phantom model. Following photographs illustrate the conduct of the 3rd IDMP Exhibition in Muscat, Oman.