MBEC Nightingale Awards

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Dear Colleagues and Friends, This letter serves as a final call for attending the World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering 2018 (WC2018) which will be held in the beautiful city of Prague, the Czech Republic during 3-8 June. WC2018 is the kind of congress that medical physicists, biomedical engineers and professionals in related

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Dear Colleagues, The IFMBE Meetings at the World Congress 2018, Prague, Czech Republic (3 – 8 June 2018) has been updated and posted on the website: The schedule is confirmed as at 09 May 2018 but may be subject to changes. As such, please check the website regularly for updates. We look forward to

IFMBE African BME Forum

IFMBE African BME Forum Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 2 – 3 March 2018  

Herbert Frederick Voigt (1952 – 2018)

27 October 1952 – 25 January 2018 In Memoriam Professor Herbert Voigt IFMBE President 2009 – 2012 IUPESM President 2012 – 2015 Professor Herbert Frederick Voigt III, Past President of the International Union for Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine (IUPESM), and Past President of the International Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE) –

WC2018 Abstract Submission Extended

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Call for Papers – ICBEM 2018

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Call for Awards 2018 | Nomination Extension (update)

Greetings. We wish to express our sincere thanks to the Societies who have submitted nominations for various awards. Leaders from some societies may still be busy with the reports, presentations and the final exams of the fall semester. In order to obtain a fair distribution of regional representations. the Officers of IFMBE met in person,

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The IUPESM Nominating Committee invites affiliated societies to propose candidates for potential election to the Administrative Council. The election will take place during the IUPESM WC2018 in Prague. Please provide: (i) A short curriculum vitae showing achievements in career, fund raising experience and participation in charitable organisations or similar types of activities. (ii) The candidate’s

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February 1948 –  July 2017 In Memoriam Prof. Dr. ret. nat. Joachim H. Nagel IFMBE President 2003 – 2006 IUPESM President 2006 – 2009 I met Prof. Nagel more than 20 years ago at one of the Mediterranean Conferences in Biomedical Engineering, when Joachim was already an established researcher and well known scientist, and I