IPEM Covid -19 Update

During this current crisis IPEM is taking sensible steps to maintain community safety and respond to the Government’s advice, including:

IPEM events and conferences between now and September have been postponed. Bookings will be automatically transferred to the new date and anyone needing a refund will get one. Speaker expenses will be reimbursed in the usual way. We will aim to let you know new dates as soon as possible but please be aware this is still an ongoing situation and therefore it may be a few weeks before we can confirm any new dates. In you have any queries about your booking please contact conferences@ipem.ac.uk

Staff and volunteers should not to travel on IPEM business, with meetings to take place by phone or video conference where possible, until further notice. Any travel booked by members for IPEM business will be reimbursed.

IPEM staff at Fairmount House in York will be working remotely following the latest government advice. IPEM remains open for business and continues to support our members.

Our Communities of Interest are now open to non-members as we encourage our members and the profession to share Covid-19 best practice.  
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Here is some specific advice on how to look after your mental health during this time


31 March 2020

Forthcoming Conferences

Below is a list of forthcoming Conferences organised by IPEM. You can find more information and a link to online booking underneath each short description. New events will be added as details are confirmed.

Download a copy of our 2020 year planner here.
If you would like a full size copy posting to you, email the IPEM Conference Team

Download our terms & conditions of booking here

For any queries, email the Conference Team or tel: 01904 550598. 




June 2020





Introduction to PET 2020 - POSTPONED

Date: 09 Jun 2020

Location: Manchester

An introduction to PET Physics, including the physical principles underpinning PET, quality control of PET scanners, common imaging procedures and radiation protection. Registration Deadline: POSTPONED

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RPA Update 2020 - POSTPONED

Date: 24 Jun 2020

Location: Harrogate

The RPA update meeting is IPEM's main meeting of the year for those working in Radiation Protection in the Healthcare sector. Abstract Submission Deadline : POSTPONED Registration Deadline: POSTPONED

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RWA Update 2020 - POSTPONED

Date: 25 Jun 2020

Location: Harrogate

This meeting will focus on ensuring the most up to date regulatory compliance, best practice, and learning from experiences of others dealing with radioactive waste. Abstract Submission Deadline : POSTPONED Registration Deadline: POSTPONED

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October 2020





Developments in Nuclear Cardiology 2020

Date: 08 Oct 2020

Location: London

Abstract Submission Deadline:09/07/2020 Registration Deadline: 24/09/2020 The conference will take place in London.

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QA in Diagnostic Radiology for Technologists

Date: 21 Oct 2020

Location: Birmingham

Abstract Submission Deadline:22/07/2020 Registration Deadline: 07/10/2020 The conference will take place in Birmingham.

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Home Based Monitoring - Scientific Meeting

Date: 22 Oct 2020

Location: York

Abstract Submission Deadline:23/07/2020 Registration Deadline: 08/10/2020 The conference will take place in London.

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Optical Radiation Update 2020

Date: 30 Oct 2020

Location: Birmingham

The biennial IPEM Optical Radiation Update is a key event in the conference calendar for those interested in or involved with optical radiation in healthcare. Abstract Submission Deadline:31/07/2020 Registration Deadline:16/10/2020 The conference will take place in London.

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November 2020





Margins - How low can you go?

Date: 05 Nov 2020

Location: Liverpool

Abstract Submission Deadline: 06/08/2020 Registration Deadline: 22/10/2020 The conference will take place in Liverpool

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