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Programme Overview:

Radiotherapy is part of a way in treating cancerous cell. It used radioactive material which gives the benefit to patient’s life as malignant tissues can be minimize with external beam conducted in treatment. The usage of treatment must be in line with rules and regulation stated by Ministry of Health parallel with the requirement of Atomic Energy Licensing Act 1984. Any misuse or damage can result in worst situation. In this course, better understanding will be given upon the Awareness Course on Radiation Protection in Radiotherapy involving those whose circulate among this equipment which use radiation to minimalize cancer cells.

Target Group:

  • Oncologist
  • Physicist
  • Therapy Radiographer
  • General Practitioner
  • Medical Officer
  • Radiation Protection Officer/Supervisor (RPO/ RPS)
  • Radiographer
  • Medical Physicist
  • Lecturer
  • X-ray Operator/Nurse
  • All those who are involved in the use of radiotherapy equipment

Course Content: 

  • Introduction of Radiation Physics in Radiotherapy
  • Principle of Radiation Protection
  • Biological Effect of Radiotherapy
  • Properties and Safety in Radiotherapy Source and Equipment
  • Design of Facilities and Shielding of Work Place
  • Legislative Requirement Act 304
  • External Beam Treatment Planning

Certification: 

  • CME recognition from MOH
  • CPD point from MMA

Duration: 

7 hours/1 day

Fees : 

Single registration per pax

After IPTN discount

RM520

RM490

Team registration per pax

After IPTN discount

RM480

RM460

 

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