Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Jun 17 - 2019 IDMP Award/Phones as ultrasound scanners/ICYMI Dr. Mackie's Achievement/Daily life of a #MedPhys

Published by Mara Juneau

Published on June 17, 2019

  • The 2019 International Day of Medical Physics (IDMP) theme is “It’s a Medical Physics World!" The IOMP is now considering nominations for the 2019 IDMP award, recognising excellence in Medical Physics, with a particular view of promoting medical physics to a larger audience and highlighting the contributions medical physicists make for patient care. Check out the details for the IDMP Award here, the deadline to nominate is September 30, 2019.
  • As seen on Listserv: In African Villages, These Phones Become Ultrasound Scanners - NY Times article here.
  • Did you miss the news about Dr. Thomas Rockwell Mackie? Check out his latest achievement here.
  • We posted this reddit conversation 2 years ago…What does a Medical Physicist do on a daily basis? Is there a good balance between work and home life? Do you have much patient interaction? Click here to see if you might have anything to add!


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