IN BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE
Ratmino near Dubna, Moscow Region,
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER STUDENT SCHOOL"NUCLEAR
AND ACCELERATORS IN BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE" was held on June 27 – July 11, 2001, in Ratmino near Dubna, Moscow Region, Russia. This School was organized by the Member States of Joint Institute for Nuclear Research and JINR University Centre.
The School was supported by
|• Russian Ministry of Industry, Science, and Technology|
|• Russian Ministry of Education|
|• Russian Federal Programme "Integration"|
|• Scientific Council for Applied Nuclear Physics|
|of Russian Academy of Science|
|• Czech Technical University|
|• JINR's programme "Bogoliubov Infeld"|
|• Siemens Medical Solutions|
|• HWM-Dresden GmbH|
The wide application of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation, radionuclides,
gamma therapy units, electron and proton accelerators, and computer tomographs
in medicine has turned medical physics into a kind of "strategic arms"
and one of the bases of medicine in the present and future. Modern applied
medical physics is concerned with radiation therapy, nuclear medicine,
radiation diagnostics, non-ionizing diagnostics and therapy, computer facilities
and mathematical modeling in diagnostics and therapy, radiation safety,
The purpose of the School was to acquaint students and postgraduates with latest achievements and current problems of applied medical physics.
Language: The official language of the School was English.