Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics

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Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics
AFOMP logo
AFOMP logo
Abbreviation AFOMP
Formation 2000
Region served Asia, Oceania
Official languages English
Parent organization International Organization for Medical Physics
Website http://www.afomp.org

The Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics was founded in 2000 to promote medical physics in the Asia and Oceania regions, through the advancement in status and standard of practice of the medical physics profession.[1] It is one of the regional groups within the International Organization for Medical Physics,[2] and the Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal is its official publication.[citation needed]

As of October 2008, the national members are Australia, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, New Zealand, Peoples' Republic of China, Philippines, Taiwan, Singapore, and Thailand.[3]

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  1. ^ Kron, T.; Cheung, K.Y.; Ravindran, P.; Soejoko, D.; Inamura, K.; Song, J.Y.; Bold, L.; Srivastava, R.; Rodriguez, L.; Wong, T.J.; Kumara, A.; Lee, C.C.; Krisanachinda, A.; Nguyen, X.C.; Ng, K.H. (2008), "Medical physics aspects of cancer care in the Asia Pacific region", Biomed. Imag. Interv. J. 4 (3): e33 
  2. ^ "International Organization for Medical Physics Regional Groups". International Organization for Medical Physics. Retrieved 2009-12-19. 
  3. ^ "Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics National Members 2008". Asia-Oceania Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics. 2008-10-29. Retrieved 2009-12-31. 

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