International Medical Physics Certification Board
Meeting in Porto Alegre, Brazil

The International Conference on Medical Physics (ICMP 2011) was held on April 17-20, 2011 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. It was organized by the International Organization for Medical Physics (IOMP), the Latin American Association of Medical Physics (ALFIM) and the Brazilian Association of Medical Physics (ABFM). During the Conference there were two sessions in the program related to the work of IMPCB.

The first was the Plenary Session on International Medical Physics Certification presented by Raymond K. Wu, PhD. The title of the presentation was “Medical Physics Board Certification: Looking Ahead”. It was given on April 19, 2011.

To read or download the presentation, please click the link below:

Medical Physics Board Certification: Looking Ahead – Raymond K. Wu, PhD, Edward S. Sternick, PhD, Kin Yin Cheung, PhD

Immediately following the Plenary Session, there was a Round Table Session RT5-E. The title of the session was “Certification of Medical Physicists “. The Session Moderators were Raymond K. Wu, PhD and Fridtjof Nüsslin, PhD.

To read or download the presentations, please click the links below:

The Need for International Certification of Medical Physicists – Fridtjof Nüsslin, PhD, IOMP President

Education, Training, and Certification of Medical Physicist in Korea – Rena Lee, PhD, and Tae-Suk Suh, PhD

Medical Physics Certification Process in Mexico: An Update – Maria Ester Brandan, PhD and Valdemar Z. Gonzalez V., MSc

Certification System of Medical Physicists in Japan – Shigekazu Fukuda, PhD

Certification System of Medical Physicists in Brazil – Cecilia Maria Kalil Haddad, Presidente ABFM