“Medical physics provides a real opportunity for physicists and engineers, at all levels of training, to make a significant difference to peoples health and quality of life”
To promote the development of the medical physics profession in Africa
Afrimedphysicshub provides a platform for medical physicists across Africa to network and be inspired with the aim of sharing ideas, collaborating on research projects, proffering solutions to indigenous challenges and attracting more physicists into the profession.
Connect medical physicists in academia, research, industry and healthcare all around Africa.
To bring together young enthusiastic medical physicists with similar goals and passion.
To recruit more physicists into the profession especially females
To create an atmosphere for research collaborations and formation of research groups.
Create a platform for interaction, networking, discussions.
To foster mentor-protege relationships
POST GRADUATE STUDENTS
To (ensure) PG students carry out clinically/industrially relevant research.
To serve as a resource platform for young medical physicists in Africa.
To shine the spotlight on African medical physicists.
To share knowledge, resources and ideas
To support the development of practical and indigenous research that would solve local problems
To make recommendations to the national associations based on the outcome of our discussions
To create a database of medical physics institutions in Africa as well as past and ongoing medical physics research in Africa.
MEET THE TEAM
We are a group of enthusiastic medical physicists seeking to change the narrative and contribute to the development of the profession in Africa and beyond.