Current Endeavours

Considerations for Professional Regulation of Medical Physicists in Ontario

On May 1, 2017, the OAMP Board of Directors asked for volunteers for a Working Group to investigate the professional regulation of medical physicists in Ontario.  The OAMP Board has observed a number of activities in Ontario and across Canada that have the potential to affect the practice of medical[…]

Second Annual General Meeting of the OAMP

The Second Annual General Meeting of the OAMP will be held during the COMP Annual meeting in Ottawa on July 12, 2017, from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, fourth floor, Nova Scotia/Newfoundland Room, at the Westin Ottawa. The Inaugural Meeting Minutes from last year’s meeting (July 20, 2016) can be downloaded here.[…]

Report and Recommendations on Modernizing Ontario’s Radiation Protection Legislation

EAMD report

Unlike the harm experienced following a surgical error or a fall, the effects of radiation overexposure may not be immediately obvious; however, they can have serious implications. Patients are asked to place an enormous degree of trust in their care providers when they receive health services involving radiation. This report[…]