SAVE THE DATE - SAAPMB2017 Congress and AAPM-ISEP Workshop, Durban 25-30th Sept 2017

Dear All
It gives me great pleasure to announce the 55th South African Association of Physicists in Medicine and Biology (SAAPMB) congress that will take place from the 25th to 27th September 2017 at the Gateway Hotel, Umhlanga, Durban, South Africa. The draft programme for the congress is attached.
The congress will be followed by a 3-day workshop (28th to 30th September 2017) organised in collaboration with the American Association of Physicists in Medicine International Science Exchange Programme (AAPM-ISEP). The workshop will be conducted by 6 international experts in the field of Radiation Therapy Physics and will focus on specialised techniques and advances in Radiation Therapy. The draft programme for the workshop is attached. The AAPM faculty will also present at the congress.
Applications have been made to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for sponsorship of delegates. These events are endorsed by the Federation of African Medical Physics Organisations (FAMPO) as well as the International Organisation of Medical Physics (IOMP) and the AAPM.
We look forward to the attendance of Medical Physicists, Radiation Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, Radiation Therapy Technologists, Radiobiologists, Radiation Protection Specialists, Nuclear Medicine Physicians, Nuclear Medicine Radiographers, Radiologists and Diagnostic Radiology Radiographers.
Important dates:
            Early bird registration closure: 17 August 2017
            Call for abstracts: 18 April 2017        
            Abstract submission deadline: 28 June 2017
Click here to view Congress Programme

Click here to view Workshop Programme