Welcome to the Irish Association of Physicists in Medicine Website

The IAPM is an Association of Medical Physicists working in Health Care and Academia in Ireland. The IAPM was founded in 2010 by the merger of the Association of Physical Scientists in Medicine and the Irish Radiotherapy Physics Group and currently has over 170 members.

The aims of the Association are as follows:

  • The promotion of the application of the physical sciences in medicine
  • Promotion of Research and Education in the physical sciences in Medicine
  • Establishing and maintaining professional standards
  • Promoting professional development and the interests of the membership.
  • To offer appropriate advice concerning the application of physical sciences to relevant bodies as required

The IAPM produces a biannual newsletter called "Making Waves". This publication aims to provide a platform for the discussion and debate of subject matters relevant to Medical Physicists working in Ireland. The Winter 2015 edition of Making waves will be available soon for download in the members area.

Are you interested in joining the IAPM? Click here for details

Annual Scientific Meeting 2nd April 2016

Next year's ASM will be held in Waterford. Click here for more information.

See website for details



RP SIG Lismore 2015 Print E-mail
Written by Michael Manley   
Thursday, 11 June 2015 10:46

The IAPM Radiation Protection SIG held a by now annual Medical Physics themed workshop at the 4th Robert Boyle Summer School in the beautiful Lismore, Co Waterford  on the 25thJune 2015. Once again a large attendance of over 30 people filled the side of the room nearest the door. The title of this year’s workshop (which was again smoothly organised by Paddy Gilligan) was ‘Science and Communication’.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 December 2015 14:53
Funding and Bursary Applications Print E-mail
Written by Mike   
Friday, 13 September 2013 12:58

Application forms for Bursary and Workshop funding can be downloaded here

Bursary Application Form

Workshop Funding Application Form

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