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Announcement of the death of Oskar Chomicki - Honorary Member of EFOMP

Nov 7th, 2018 10:48
EFOMP Announcements

On October 25th, 2018, Oskar Chomicki passed away A fundamental figure in the world of medical physics Co-founder and long-term Secretary of the Board of the Polish Society of Medica...

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International Day of Medical Physics 2018 Awards

Nov 7th, 2018 08:06
EFOMP Announcements

IDMP Awards 2018 are given by the International Organization for Medical Physics to: Jamila Salem Humaid Ali MEFOMP Renato Padovani EFOMP Kavuma Awusi FAMPO Hasin Anupama Azhari AF...

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EMP News Autumn 2018 Issue

Nov 1st, 2018 08:42
EMP News
EMP News Autumn 2018 Issue

Dear Readers, We as editors are very proud to release this Autumn 2018 issue of European Medical Physics News: a wealth of news in our European medical physics community has been collected and comm...

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We ❤ IDoR! New book on cardiac imaging online

Oct 26th, 2018 11:55
EFOMP Announcements
We ❤ IDoR! New book on cardiac imaging online

We IDoR! New book on cardiac imaging online An IDoR book on cardiac imaging was just published to celebrate the International Day of Radiology 2018 (IDoR2018).  This year's theme is Card...

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ENEN+ Project - First European Nuclear Competition for Secondary School Pupils

Oct 8th, 2018 12:04
EFOMP Announcements
ENEN+ Project -  First European Nuclear Competition for Secondary School Pupils

The primary motivation of the ENEN+ project is to substantially contribute to the revival of the interest of young generations in careers in the nuclear sector. This is to be achieved by pursuing th...

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Call for Nominations IDMP Award of the International Organisation for Medical Physics (IOMP)

Oct 6th, 2018 18:05
Associated Organisations Announcements

Call for Nominations IDMP Award of the International Organisation for Medical Physics (IOMP) The IOMP is pleased to announce the IDMP Award. This award recognises excellence in Medical Physics with...

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Message from the new ESMPE chair Alberto Torresin

Oct 2nd, 2018 08:50
ESMPE Announcements

Dear colleagues, It is a pleasure for me to start the Chairing of EFOMP’s European School for Medical Physics Expert (ESMPE), a strategic experience enhancing education and training programs ...

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Make it happen: Physics in Radiology at ECR 2019

Oct 2nd, 2018 08:44
Associated Organisations Announcements

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EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) exams in Warsaw, October 8 and 9, 2019

Sep 29th, 2018 17:33
EEB Announcements
EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) exams in Warsaw, October 8 and 9, 2019

The EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) will organize its 3rd examinations for the European Diploma of Medical Physics (EDMP) in the fields of  ‘Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology’, &...

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IAEA - EUTEMPE webinar: Preparing Medical Physicists for future leadership roles

Sep 21st, 2018 17:37
Associated Organisations Announcements

IAEA-EUTEMPE will be transmitting the webinar: Preparing Medical Physicists for future leadership roles Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 2:00 pm  Europe Summer Time (Berlin, GMT+02:00) Lectu...

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European Congress of Radiology 2019 - Special fee for Medical Physicists

Sep 20th, 2018 19:02
Associated Organisations Announcements
European Congress of Radiology 2019 - Special fee for Medical Physicists

As the European Society of Radiology considers the cooperation with EFOMP as very important, the ESR has decided to grant another specific offer to medical physicists via EFOMP at this stage. With ...

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ESR-coordinated project develops new European Guidelines on Diagnostic Reference Levels for Paediatric Imaging

Sep 19th, 2018 09:06
Associated Organisations Announcements

The guidelines were developed by the European Commission-funded project PiDRL (European Diagnostic Reference Levels for Paediatric Imaging), which was coordinated by the ESR and supported by key Europ...

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IAEA Technical Meeting on Safety Culture in Medical Uses of Radiation IAEA Headquarters

Sep 15th, 2018 13:23
Associated Organisations Announcements

ΙΑΕΑ Technical meeting on Safety Culture in Medical Use of Radiation will take place in Vienna, Austria 1–3 October 2018   The purpose of the meeting is to ...

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Physicists’ Programme during ECR2019 in Vienna

Sep 10th, 2018 22:05
Associated Organisations Announcements

The ESR is happy to welcome more and more physicists to its annual meeting every year. ECR 2019 offers an extensive and custom-made programme for physicists, which was developed in collaboration with ...

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Opportunity to seek support for courses and conferences as well as scientific research activities via the ENEN+ Project grants

Aug 30th, 2018 21:25
EFOMP Announcements

Medical physics students, post-docs and professionals are able to seek financial support for a number of activities in connection to the European project ENEN +. Grants have previously been approve...

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Special fee for ECR2019!

Aug 21st, 2018 07:28
Associated Organisations Announcements

Attendees of the European Congress of Medical Physics in Copenhagen can register onsite at the ESR booth for the European Congress of Radiology 2019, for the special reduced fee of only € 160. T...

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Abstracts of ECMP2018 in EJMP

Aug 21st, 2018 07:27
EFOMP Announcements

Abstracts of the 2nd European Congress of Medical Physics 2018 in the European Journal of Medical Physics We are pleased to announce that the Supplement of EJMP with the Abstracts of ECMP 2018 is n...

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Welcome to ECMP 2018

Aug 16th, 2018 11:16
EFOMP Announcements
Welcome to ECMP 2018

We look forward to welcoming you in Copenhagen next week! Please find in the attachment some useful practical information regarding the congress. ECMP2018 Programme We are pleased to announce t...

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ECMP 2018 Online Sample Issue

Aug 8th, 2018 09:05
EFOMP Announcements

View a selection of recent EJMP articles, hand-picked by Paolo Russo, which will be freely available on the EJMP website for the duration of the 2nd European Congress of Medical Physics.  T...

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A dedicated trimodality (PET/MR/EEG) imaging tool for schizophrenia

Jul 30th, 2018 11:55
EFOMP Announcements

The TRIMAGE project is an EU-funded FP7 project whose aim is to design and build a novel (PET/MR/EEG) brain scanner for early diagnosis of schizophrenia that could be also useful for other mental heal...

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EFOMP officers elections 2018

Jul 6th, 2018 20:10
EFOMP Announcements

Please find in the attachement the results of the recent elections for the positions of  Vice-Chair of the Communications and Publications committee Vice-Chair of the Projects committee...

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EMP News Summer 2018 issue

Jul 1st, 2018 19:49
EMP News
EMP News Summer 2018 issue

Dear Readers, European Medical Physics News is continuing to attract the attention of our international community. The main feature of this Summer 2018 issue - which is released with some...

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IAEA technical Meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure

Jun 6th, 2018 07:44
Associated Organisations Announcements
IAEA technical Meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure

Participants in the first IAEA meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure that took place on May 18-24, 2018, discussed how to ensure the safety of patients, health workers and the publi...

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European Parliament "From health policy to practice: Medical imaging as an example for improving patient outcomes through technology adoption"

Jun 4th, 2018 10:43
Associated Organisations Announcements
European Parliament

Bringing together representatives from EU institutions and health stakeholder organisations, Biljana Borzan MEP and the ESR have invited policymakers and experts to explore the role of technology in t...

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Extended deadline for early reduced registration fee

May 31st, 2018 21:32
EFOMP Announcements
Extended deadline for early reduced registration fee

  Εxtended deadline for the early reduced registration fee until 13 August 2018 (CET 11.59 pm) Reduced registration fee: A limited amount of up to 50 reduced registration fees ...

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EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) exams in Copenhagen, August 21 and 22, 2018 Extension of the deadline for submission of applications

May 31st, 2018 16:40
EEB Announcements
EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) exams in Copenhagen, August 21 and 22, 2018 Extension of the deadline for submission of applications

  Extension of the deadline for submission of applications EEB has decided to extend the deadline of the application period for both diplomas (EDMP and EACMPE). The new and final deadline...

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Reduced registration fee for EFOMP congress and EFOMP examinations!

May 5th, 2018 11:29
EFOMP Announcements
Reduced registration fee for EFOMP congress and EFOMP examinations!

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Call for papers: Advances in Geant4 applications in medicine

May 3rd, 2018 12:16
EFOMP Announcements
Call for papers: Advances in Geant4 applications in medicine

EJMP seeks papers for a volume of the journal dedicated to reporting the latest advancements of Monte Carlo simulations in medicine using the Geant4 software toolkit. The volume will be guest Edited b...

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EFOMP policy statement 16: The role and competences of medical physicists and medical physics experts under 2013/59/EURATOM

Apr 18th, 2018 07:52
EFOMP Announcements

The EFOMP policy statement 16: The role and competences of medical physicists and medical physics experts under 2013/59/EURATOM  has been recenlty published. Physica Medica (European Journal of ...

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ECMP 2018 – Scientific Sessions

Apr 12th, 2018 06:28
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 – Scientific Sessions

    Scientific Sessions The Scientific Sessions at ECMP 2018, will ...

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Call for EFOMP Officer Nominations 2018

Apr 3rd, 2018 09:01
EFOMP Announcements

According to the present EFOMP Constitution 3 positions will be now open for elections: Communications and Publications Vice-Chair Professional Matters Vice-Chair Projects Vice-Chair EF...

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600 Abstracts were Submitted to the European Congress Of Medical Physics (ECMP2018)

Mar 20th, 2018 10:44
EFOMP Announcements
600 Abstracts were Submitted to the European Congress Of Medical Physics (ECMP2018)

  We are happy to announce that more than 600 abstracts were submitted to the European Congress of Medical Physics (ECMP2018) that will take place in Copenhagen, August 23-25, 2018...

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Next EFOMP Examination Board exams in Copenhagen, August 21 and 22

Mar 15th, 2018 22:34
EFOMP Announcements
Next EFOMP Examination Board exams in Copenhagen, August 21 and 22

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EFOMP and ESR Renew MoU

Mar 11th, 2018 11:00
Press Releases
EFOMP and ESR Renew MoU

VIENNA – 1 March 2018: The European Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics (EFOMP) and the European Society of Radiology (ESR)  have renewed the Memorandum of Understanding, first ...

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EMP News Spring 2018 issue just released

Mar 7th, 2018 21:51
EFOMP Announcements
EMP News Spring 2018 issue just released

Dear Readers,  your increasing interest in this publication has motivated the decision of the EFOMP Communication and Publications Committee to produce four (instead of two) issues of this...

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ΙΑΕΑ publication No. 15: Medical Physics Staffing Needs in Diagnostic Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy: An Activity Based Approach

Feb 27th, 2018 19:20
EFOMP Announcements

Over the last decades, the rapid technological development of diagnostic and interventional radiology and nuclear medicine has made them major tools of modern medicine. However, at the same time the i...

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ENEN Grants for attending ECMP 2018 and ESMPE Satellite meetings

Feb 27th, 2018 08:01
EFOMP Announcements

ENEN's mission is the preservation and further development of expertise in the nuclear fields by higher Education and Training. The mobility grants are intended for those, who would like to impro...

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EFOMP in ECR2018

Feb 22nd, 2018 22:51
Associated Organisations Announcements
EFOMP in ECR2018

    Radiologists, physicists, radiographers and other professionals from all over the world – over 140 countries –  and from a diversity of cultures attend the E...

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Eurosafe Imaging Webinar

Feb 21st, 2018 20:14
Associated Organisations Announcements

EuroSafe Imaging is the European Society of Radiology’s flagship campaign to promote quality and safety in medical imaging. The mission of EuroSafe Imaging is to support and strengthen medical r...

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COCIR and EFOMP Partners in Training Initiative on CT Technology and Dose Optimization

Feb 9th, 2018 15:22
Press Releases
COCIR and EFOMP Partners in Training Initiative on CT Technology and Dose Optimization

YORK (UK)/ BRUSSELS (BE) – 8 February 2018: For two-and-half day, 16 high skilled lecturers from Europe and USA, gave presentations at the 2018 special EFOMP/COCIR joint edition of the ESMPE Sch...

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ESMRMB lectures on Magnetic Resonance 2018

Feb 7th, 2018 11:45
Associated Organisations Announcements
ESMRMB lectures on Magnetic Resonance 2018

With the Lectures on Magnetic Resonance the ESMRMB continues to offer teaching courses that are especially designed to provide the physical fundamentals of MR imaging, diffusion, perfusion, spectrosco...

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ECMP 2018 - Extended deadline for abstract submission

Jan 29th, 2018 13:13
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 - Extended deadline for abstract submission

  Extended deadline for abs...

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ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts – Prague January 2018 Computed Tomography. Technology, Dosimetry, Optimization

Jan 28th, 2018 21:09
ESMPE Announcements
ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts – Prague January 2018 Computed Tomography. Technology, Dosimetry, Optimization

The EFOMP and COCIR (The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry) in collaboration with the Czech Association of Medical Physicists and the Dep...

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New President of the European Federation of Organizations in Medical Physics editorial

Jan 23rd, 2018 11:12
EFOMP Announcements

Dear collegues, Attached please find the editorial of the new President of EFOMP, Dr. Marco Brambilla, which has been recently published online on the European Journal of Medical Physics. Sincer...

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EUTEMPE-RX: best wishes for 2018 ! Grasp the 2018 EUTEMPE-RX opportunities !

Jan 14th, 2018 18:20
EFOMP Announcements

Dear colleagues and friends,   On behalf of the EUTEMPE-net, I wish you a very happy and interesting 2018.   2018 may be an important year for the EUTEMPE-RX network: we have another ser...

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ECMP 2018 - Pre-meetings and EEB examinations

Jan 11th, 2018 12:35
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 - Pre-meetings and EEB examinations

  Do not miss the oppo...

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European Medical Physics News edition Autumn 2017

Jan 3rd, 2018 19:44
EFOMP Announcements

 The EFOMP Communications & Publications Committee is responsible for the representation and promotion of the application of physical sciences to medicine in the public. This includes: ...

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BSS Transposition in the Medical Sector Executive Summary

Dec 20th, 2017 10:16
EFOMP Announcements

The Executive Summary of the final report 'Evaluation of national actions regarding the transposition of Council Directive 2013/59/Euratom's requirements in the medical sector'  is av...

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ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts 2018

Dec 19th, 2017 00:00
ESMPE Announcements
ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts 2018

The EFOMP and COCIR (The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry) in collaboration with the Czech Association of Medical Physicists and the Depar...

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ECMP 2018 - Abstracts submission by 22 January

Dec 18th, 2017 20:54
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 - Abstracts submission by 22 January

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MoU between EFOMP & MEFOMP

Dec 17th, 2017 12:09
Press Releases
MoU between EFOMP & MEFOMP

VIENNA – 15 December 2017: The European Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics (EFOMP) and the Middle East Federation Of Organizations of Medical Physics (MEFOMP) have agreed to strengt...

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EFOMP at the International Conference in Radiation Protection in Medicine 2017 ΙΑΕΑ

Dec 17th, 2017 11:55
EFOMP Announcements

The third International Conference in Radiation Protection in Medicine took place in Vienna, Austria 11-15 December 2017 following those held in Malaga, Spain (2001) and Bonn, Germany (2012). The co...

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ECMP 2018 - programme for Joint sessions

Dec 10th, 2017 15:28
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 - programme for Joint sessions

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EFOMP Advisory Committees - nomination of new members

Nov 29th, 2017 12:24
EFOMP Announcements

EFOMP is working towards its aims using six Advisory Committees. The increasing importance of EFOMP work demands an increase in active members willing to share the workload of a particular committee. ...

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ECMP 2018 WELCOMES GERMANY

Nov 21st, 2017 09:22
EFOMP Announcements
ECMP 2018 WELCOMES GERMANY

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EFOMP officers elections 2017

Oct 20th, 2017 09:08
EFOMP Announcements

Please find in the attachement the results of the recent elections for the positions of  Treasurer Vice-Chair of the Scientific committee Vice-Chair of the Education and Training commit...

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Annual council and board meeting of the EFOMP at York, September 11-13, 2017

Oct 14th, 2017 12:29
EFOMP Announcements
 Annual council and board meeting of the EFOMP at York, September 11-13, 2017

The annual council and board meeting of the European Federation of Οrganisations for Medical Physics (EFOMP) took place in York, September 11-13, 2017 hosted by the Institute of Physics and En...

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National Congress of the German Association of Medical Physicists (DGMP)

Oct 5th, 2017 00:00
EFOMP Announcements
National Congress of the German Association of Medical Physicists (DGMP)

The National Congress of the German Association of Medical Physicists (DGMP) joint with the Association of the Biomedical Engineers (DGBMT) and the Medical Physics Societies of Austria (ÖGMP) and Swi...

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Eurosafe Imaging Webinar

Oct 4th, 2017 16:16
Associated Organisations Announcements

EuroSafe Imaging is the European Society of Radiology’s flagship campaign to promote quality and safety in medical imaging. The mission of EuroSafe Imaging is to support and strengthen medical radia...

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2nd EEB Examinations - Reduced fees

Sep 27th, 2017 00:00
EEB Announcements
2nd EEB Examinations - Reduced fees

The EFOMP Examination Board (EEB) will organize its 2nd examinations for the European Diploma of Medical Physics (EDMP) in the fields of ‘Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology’, &l...

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EFOMP session at MEIBioeng/MPEC2017

Sep 15th, 2017 09:00
EFOMP Announcements

An EFOMP session was hosted by the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine on the 13th September at Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, Surrey. This year the Medical Physics and Engineering Confe...

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ECR 2018: Special offer only for Medical Physicists!

Sep 2nd, 2017 09:00
Associated Organisations Announcements
ECR 2018: Special offer only for Medical Physicists!

Special offer only for Medical Physicists! Great news for Medical Physicists who are planning to attend ECR 2018. ESR will grant all Medical Physicists a SPECIAL REGISTRATION FEE of €260, incl...

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EMP News Summer 2017

Aug 28th, 2017 17:50
EFOMP Announcements
EMP News Summer 2017

Dear subscribers and readers of the EMP News, Please find in attachment the latest issue of the EMP News (Summer 2017), prepared by Markus Buchgeister, Efi Koutsouveli and myself (as new Chairperso...

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EFOMP-AAPM leadership meeting Denver, Colorado, 2 August 2017

Aug 27th, 2017 14:07
EFOMP Announcements

The EFOMP-AAPM leadership meeting was organized in Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday, August 2. Main agenda items were organization of joint sessions during the 2018 main scientific meetings (ECM...

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EEB Examination results

Jul 20th, 2017 00:00
EEB Announcements
EEB Examination results

The 1st EEB exams in the field of 'Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology' were organized successfully in Prague on the 6th and 7th of July, 2017. The 'European Diploma of Medical Physics...

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ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts, July 2017 Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Advanced Clinical Applications - Safety aspects, Quality control, Prague, Czech Republic

Jul 9th, 2017 13:15
ESMPE Announcements
ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts, July 2017
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Advanced Clinical Applications - Safety aspects, Quality control, Prague, Czech Republic

The EFOMP in collaboration with the Czech Association of Medical Physicists and the Department of Dosimetry and Application of Ionizing Radiation of Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineerin...

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MEDIRAD project kicks off today in Barcelona under EIBIR coordination

Jun 27th, 2017 00:00
Press Releases
MEDIRAD project kicks off today in Barcelona under EIBIR coordination

The Horizon 2020 MEDIRAD project on implications of medical low dose radiation exposure kicks off in Barcelona today with over 70 scientists from 33 organisations and 14 countries. The European Commis...

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EFOMP Guidelines on the transposition of EU BSS

Jun 17th, 2017 13:07
EFOMP Announcements

EFOMP Guidelines on the transposition of EU BSS art. 60 in national legislations approved by the EFOMP Board during the EFOMP Officers meeting held in Girona, Spain, 15-16 June 2017.

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Participation of EFOMP in ESTRO36 / VIENNA

May 2nd, 2017 19:59
EFOMP Announcements

Dear collegues,   ESTRO 36 organized by the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology will take place 5-9 May 2017, in Vienna, Austria. ESTRO is an interdisciplinary society where radi...

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COCIR and EFOMP Announce Partnership

Mar 3rd, 2017 00:00
Press Releases
COCIR and EFOMP Announce Partnership

VIENNA – 3 March 2017: The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) and the European Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics (E...

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ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts – Prague January 2017 Imaging in Radiotherapy

Jan 29th, 2017 12:18
ESMPE Announcements
ESMPE European School for Medical Physics Experts – Prague January 2017
Imaging in Radiotherapy

January 26 – January 28, 2017 Prague, Czech Republic The EFOMP in collaboration with the Czech Association of Medical Physicists and the Department of Dosimetry and Application of Ionizing Radiati...

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Membership of the European Examination Board (EEB)

Dec 16th, 2016 08:18
EEB Announcements

EFOMP has asked its National Member Organizations (NMOs) to propose candidatures for the membership of the European Examination Board (EEB). EEB will award the European Diploma of Medical Physics and ...

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