MPWB Sponsored Webinar: COVID-19 – A Medical Physics Perspective from Italy

Medical Physics for World Benefit (MPWB) (www.mpwb.org) is hosting a webinar entitled “COVID-19-Related Issues: A Medical Physics Perspective from Italy”. The COVID-19 pandemic provides unique challenges for Medical Physicists. This webinar will enable participants to learn from the experience of the Medical Physics Department in Milan, Italy. Specific questions will be...

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Call for Abstract Open for ICARO-3

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is organizing the third International Conference on Advances in Radiation Oncology (ICARO-3), following the successes of the first and second conferences (ICARO-1 and ICARO-2), which were held in 2009 and 2017. The advances in radiotherapy in the last years have been striking, although numerous...

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WHO Medical Devices April 2020 Newsletter

“Today, more than ever, medical devices are indispensable to save lives” Once confirming good quality, we should make every effort to ensure medical devices for COVID are: available, accessible, appropriate and affordable to those that need them the most, and to deliver training for safe use! ————————————————— Dear colleagues, as...

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MPI Special Issue on History No. 3

EDITORIAL Slavik Tabakov, Perry Sprawls and Geoffrey Ibbott HISTORY OF DENTAL RADIOGRAPHY: EVOLUTION OF 2D AND 3D IMAGING MODALITIES R. Pauwels THE HISTORY OF CONTRAST MEDIA DEVELOPMENT IN X-RAY DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGY Adrian M K Thomas MEDICAL PHYSICS DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA – STATUS, EDUCATION, CHALLENGES, FUTURE T.A. Ige, F. Hasford, S....

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WHO March 2020, Medical Devices Newsletter: COVID-19 and in vitro diagnostics

WHO Medical Devices Newsletter Dear colleagues, we are all facing very difficult times in the world with the COVID pandemic. Some extracts from WHO media briefing:  Today’s  Friday 13, WHO news: https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/13-03-2020-who-un-foundation-and-partners-launch-first-of-its-kind-covid-19-solidarity-response-fund  “Funds will go towards actions outlined in the COVID-19 Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan to enable all countries...

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RPOP E-Newsletter – March 2020

Patients in Focus: The IAEA’s First Training in Safety Culture in Medicine 25 participants discussed the future training material to be launched in May 2020 CT Protocols and Radiation Doses for Hematuria and Urinary Stones: Comparing Practices in 20 Countries A new article published in the European Journal of Radiology...

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FAMPO-2020 Conference: Call for Registration and Abstract Submission

Registration and Abstract Submission for the 1st Regional Conference of the Federation of African Medical Physics Organizations (FAMPO-2020 Conference) is now OPEN. Kindly visit the conference website to submit your applications. https://conference.fampo-africa.org/ Deadline for submission of applications and abstracts: 08 July 2020. Secretary General (FAMPO)

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FAMPO-2020 Conference: First Announcement

The Federation of African Medical Physics Organizations (FAMPO) will host its 1st Regional Conference on Medical Physics from 27 – 29 November 2020 in Marrakech, Morocco. Please click here to access the conference website. https://conference.fampo-africa.org/?

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IUPAP newsletter – March 2020

The March 2020 issue of the IUPAP newsletter is now online for your browsing.  You can view it via the link http://iupap.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/IUPAP_march2020_e.pdf or directly from the IUPAP website http://iupap.org/newsletter/

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