Welcome to the IAPM

Welcome to the Irish Association of Physicists in Medicine


The IAPM is an association of medical physicists working in healthcare, industry and academia in Ireland. The IAPM was founded in 2010 by the merger of the Association of Physical Scientists in Medicine (APSM) and the Irish Radiotherapy Physics Group (IRPG). The IAPM has almost 200 members. 80% of members are in the Professional and Allied Professional category, the other 20% are students, trainees, unemployed and retired.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Physics of Medical Imaging – Course 2 (Ultrasound Imaging)

    November 27 @ 8:00 am - November 29 @ 5:00 pm GMT
  2. II SIG Meeting

    November 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm GMT
  3. Physics of Medical Imaging – Course 3 (Image Theory, Perception and Processing)

    February 11, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT


Membership of the IAPM is open to professionals actively involved in the field of Medical Physics as well as those in associated professional groups working within medical physics departments in Ireland, including clinical engineering technicians, medical physics technicians, and dosimetrists. Students, both undergraduate and postgraduate, as well as those involved in areas of research related to Medical Physics are also entitled to join.

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ASM 2019

The 10th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Irish Association of Physicists in Medicine will be held in March in Dublin. The IAPM ASM organising committee are working hard to bring you an exciting and stimulating programme that builds on the success of previous years. Further information will be available in due course. Many thanks to our sponsors for their generous support for this event without which it would not be possible.

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Latest News

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2019-11-20 07:28

Great to see Irish Physicists availing of these excellent courses! https://t.co/UhaAROyBtq