Professional Matters Committee


The committee works towards the recognition of Medical Physics as a profession in Europe (especially by the EU).



Itembu Lannes

Past Chairperson

Brenda Byrne


Sam Agius

  All committee members


These aspects of EFOMP policy are of special interest of the PMC:

Future activities of the Professional Matters Committee are:

Work in progress

National Registration Schemes (NRS)

EFOMP started an updated procedure on approval of National Registration Schemes at the end of 2018.

In 2019, approval has been granted to DGMP (Germany) and NVKF (The Netherlands) Registration Schemes.

In 2020, approval has been granted to SFPM (France) and OGMP (Austria) Registration Schemes.

In 2021, approval has been granted to ICPM / IAPM (Ireland), PTFM (Poland) and HAMP (Greece) Registration Schemes.

In 2022,  approval has been granted to HSMP (Hungary), CAMPBE (Cyprus) Registration Scheme.

In 2023,  approval has been granted to FSMP (Finland) and AIFM (Italy) Registration Scheme.

Professional Matters committee introductory course

Related Attachments

   Update on the professional status of the Medical Physicists in Europe Size: 787,82 KB

   CanMEDS J. Frank, The CanMEDS project: The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada moves medical education into the 21st century ( Size: 368,48 KB

   RP 174 EC. (2014) RP174 European Guidelines on Medical Physics Expert. DOI:10.2833/18393 Size: 603,67 KB

   PROCEDURE for approval of National Registration Schemes by EFOMP_May2020.pdf Size: 344,23 KB