Professional Matters Committee Information


Professional Matters Committee


Professional Matters Committee works towards the recognition of Medical Physics as a Profession by the EU.Encourages NMOs to set up Registration Schemes that conform to the EFOMP Policy Statement. Advises NMOs on compliance with the EFOMP Policy Statements.Promotes the ideas of the Policy Statements.Provides advice on the registration process and maintain statistics on the Registration Schemes operated by NMOs.


  • Chairperson
    Ana Figueira
    Serviço de Radioterapia
    Centro Hospitalar de São João
    Alameda Prof. Hernâni Monteiro
    4200 – 319 Porto, Portugal
  • Vice Chairperson
    Ad Maas
    Clinical physicist, Department of Medical, Information & Communication
    Technology (MICT), Jeroen Bosch Ziekenhuis, ’s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
  • Committee Members


Current Interests

Promote the update of NMO’s National Registration Schemes, based on the recently updated Policy Statement No. 6.1 “Recommended Guidelines on National Registration Schemes for Medical Physicists” and Policy Statement No. 10.1 “Recommended Guidelines on National Schemes for Continuing Professional Development of Medical Physicists”.
Promote the updated Policy Statement 7.1 “The Roles, Responsibilities and Status of the Medical Physicist Including the criteria for the staffing levels in a Medical Physics Department”.


Working Groups

Related Documents

Update on the professional status of the Medical Physicists in Europe

The Medical Physics Expert in Europe


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