Blog

HTA – Call for Nominations 2012

HTA Call for Nomination (Closed: 27 February 2012) We are inviting nominations to the Health Care Technology Assessment Division (HTA) Board. The elected candidates will serve on the Board for a term of either three or six years. Nominations (including self-nominations) are invited from now until Monday, 27 February 2012.  Completed forms (scroll down the page

Call for Proposal – DFG/ICSU/ISSC Networking Conferences

  DFG/ICSU/ISSC Young Scientists Networking Conference on Integrated Science   The DFG, ICSU and ISSC are organising a networking conference in April 2013 in Villa Vigoni at Lake Como in Italy. Young scientists working on integrated science on food systems are invited to submit their proposals. Applications close on December 14th, 2013.   Food poses

General Assembly Election Results

Announcing the general assembly (May 2012, Beijing, CHINA) election results …  

Report on ICSU (June 2012)

View Dov Jaron’s report on International Council for Science (June 2012)    

EMBS 2012-2013 Distinguished Lecturers

  Congratulations to Prof Herbert Voigt, President, IFMBE on being selected as one of the EMBS 2012-2013 Distinguished Lecturers!     >> read more about the IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturers Program

Expression of Interest WC 2018

  Dear Colleagues, Past world congresses of medical physics and biomedical engineering have solidified the unifying concepts of physical and engineering sciences in medicine. The next two Congresses in Beijing 2012 and Toronto 2015 will strengthen the co-operation within IUPESM. At this time the Congress Coordinating Committee invites interested countries to submit the enclosed information:

Ziken Book Series

GREAT NEWS TO ALL SPANISH LANGUAGE READERS! It is with a great pleasure that on behalf of the Clinical Engineering Division (CED) of IFMBE I would like to invite to browse and learn from the newly posted Spanish translation of the Ziken books series. The (6) books were translated into Spanish by the efforts of

New Members in 2010

We are pleased to update on the e-ballot results for the two new affiliate applications conducted in October 2010: (1) College of Biomedical Engineers, Engineers Australia Out of a total of 131 delegates, 72 voted in favour of the application, while 59 delegates did not vote. (2) American College of Clinical Engineering Out of a

Whitaker International Award

For Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers – Application now open – Jan 23, 2012 deadline   Dear Colleagues, The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the opening of the 2012-2013 Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program competition, with a January 23, 2012 deadline. Program Overview The Whitaker International Program provides funding to emerging

Keith Copeland (1921 – 2011)

28 August 1921 – 14 September 2011 On September 14, Keith Copeland, one of IFMBE’s most distinguished members, passed away. Keith Copeland was born on the 28th of August 1921 in Bury St. Edmunds, UK, and received his education at Cullford School in Suffolk. After passing the examination for the civil service, he started his