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EFOMP Policy Statement XX: The role and competences of Medical Physicists and Medical Physics Experts under 2013/59/EURATOM Frederik Vanhoutte Thu, 01/02/2018 - 23:14

Dear Ncolleagues,


please find attached the final version of the proposed Policy Statement XX regarding MP and MPE role and competences under 2013-59- Euratom as it was approved by the EFOMP Officers. 



FANC: Inspection campaign 2015-2016 in radiotherapy

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Fri, 30/12/2016 - 17:29

Dear colleagues,

FANC held a campaign of inspections in radiotherapy departments in 2015 to 2016. Each center that uses a Cyberknife, Gammaknife or intra-operative electron accelerator was visited. They have communicated their findings to us. The original letter, in Dutch, is attached to this post.

In summary:

EFOMP Council meeting 2016: President's report

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Wed, 19/10/2016 - 14:21

Please find attached the presentation held during the 2016 EFOMP Council meeting in Athens by the EFOMP President Prof. John Damilakis.

All policies this presentation refers to can be found at: http://www.efomp.org/


Submitted by Odile Michel on Mon, 17/10/2016 - 15:44

Please find below the report for our 2016 general assembly

Herziening fysische controle / Révision du contrôle physique

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Tue, 09/08/2016 - 09:49

Dear colleagues,

28th of June FANC has presented their plans for the revision of the system of fysische controle/contrôle physique.

Although the medical physics expert is not impacted by this revision, many of us will be the de facto "internal agent for radioprotection" in our own services. Hence, BHPA was invited to the round table as one of the stakeholders. The summary and the presentations can be found in both Dutch and French here:

IOMP: eMPW 2016 (1)

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Mon, 04/07/2016 - 12:16

Dear IOMP members and friends,

The new eMPW is now at the IOMP website (http://www.iomp.org/sites/default/files/empw-2016-01.pdf).

Download from link to learn about the IOMP activities the last 6 months and interesting information from various related organizations and regional members.

Kind regards


Aanvaardbaarheidscriteria voor gammacamera’s, PET-scanners en activiteitsmeters voor gebruik in de nucleaire geneeskunde/Arrêté pour les gamma-caméras, les scanners PET et les activimètres utilisés en médecine nucléaire

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Tue, 26/04/2016 - 08:40

Dear colleagues,

please find attached the published acceptance criteria for gamma cameras, PET scanners and activity measurement equipment in nuclear medicine.


BHPA Recommendation on the Delegation of Medical Physics Tasks in Belgium - Declaration of Principle

Submitted by Frederik Vanhoutte on Mon, 11/04/2016 - 17:18

The attached text is the proposal of BHPA WG Delegation for an initial declaration of principle for the delegation of medical physics tasks in Belgium. More detailed proposals for the three domains will clarify the specifics tasks that can be considered and their curricular requirements.

François Sergent
Geert Pittomvils
Barbara Vanderstraeten
Nadine Linthout
Klaus Bacher
Tom Depuydt
Francoise Malchair
Alex Rijnders
Nico Buls
Kristof Baete
Frederik Vanhoutte


Submitted by Odile Michel on Tue, 23/02/2016 - 17:09

Please find below the report for our 2015 general assembly

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