Tag Archives: NuclearMedecine

Nuclear Medicine Professionals in Africa Trained on Radiation Safety

Despite growing needs, opportunities for professionals in Africa to receive training in nuclear medicine are limited due to shortage of experienced staff, facilities and equipment. To address this need, the IAEA organised a course in …

Ten Years of Saving Lives: Controlling Cancer in Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia — The wards may be full and the waiting times long, but at least the patients at the Cancer Diseases Hospital (CDH) in Lusaka, Zambia have a chance of surviving their illness.

Before …

Partnerships Key to Sharing Nuclear Science and Technology

IAEA support and partnerships are essential in helping countries benefit from nuclear science and technology, panellists concluded today at the opening session of an international conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme.

The event …

African Radiopharmacists Put New Skills to Use

Radiopharmaceuticals are a key component of nuclear medicine, and are crucial to fighting cancer and several other medical conditions. Their use, however, requires extensive personnel training on patient safety and equipment handling. Thanks to a …

Partnerships Key to Sharing Nuclear Science and Technology

IAEA support and partnerships are essential in helping countries benefit from nuclear science and technology, panellists concluded today at the opening session of an international conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme.

The event …

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