Announcement of the death of Oskar Chomicki - Honorary Member of EFOMP

Publication Date: Nov 7th, 2018 10:48, Category: EFOMP Announcements

On October 25th, 2018, Oskar Chomicki passed away

  • A fundamental figure in the world of medical physics
  • Co-founder and long-term Secretary of the Board of the Polish Society of Medical Physics (PTFM)
  • Honorary Member of PTFM
  • A member of the American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM)
  • Vice President & President of the International Organization of Medical Physics (IOMP) (1997-2006)
  • Fellow (Honorary Member) IOMP
  • Honorary Member of the European Federation of Organizations of Medical Physics
  • Author and co-author of several dozen scientific papers
  • Co-author and translator of books on the subject of application accelerators in medicine
  • Knight of the Golden Cross of Merit and Medal of Merit for Warsaw

During the International Day of Medical Physics events in Poland, he will be honoured with a minute of silence