IPEM Insights

Welcome to IPEM Insights where podcasts and vodcasts are being produced on a range of topics and subjects of interest to medical physicists, clinical and biomedical engineers, and technologists.

We really want to hear from you what topics you would like to see featured here. Please email communications@ipem.ac.uk with the subject line 'Podcast ideas' to let us know what you would like to see.

The first podcast featured a round table discussion, chaired by Dr Robert Farley, IPEM’s President, on the Department of Health and Social Care’s White Paper Integration and innovation: working together to improve health and social care for all. The panellists on the round table were Angela Douglas MBE, Deputy Chief Scientific Officer for NHS England and NHS Improvement and now an Honorary Fellow of IPEM, and IPEM members Dr Anna Barnes, Robin Mark McDade and Nick Gulliver.

You can listen to the podcast here:

You can watch the vodcast of the panel discussion here:


IPEM member Dr Heather Williams MBE, on working in medical physics:

Dr Heather Williams MBE is in conversation with fellow IPEM member and British Heart Foundation Research Fellow Dr Peter Charlton, talking about what it is like working in medical physics.

Cyber security in healthcare

A lively discussion regarding the use of personal data, post-pandemic, particularly in England, this was a hard-hitting and thought-provoking event. Organised in partnership with City University London, our featured guests on this topical issue are; 

  • Professor Muttukrishnan Rajarajan, Professor of Security Engineering and Director of Institute for Cyber Security, University of London 
  • Phil Booth, Coordinator, medConfidential 
  • Professor Burkhard Schafer, Professor of Computational Legal Theory at Edinburgh Law School 

More podcasts will appear here as they are produced but in the meantime remember: We want to hear from you what you would like to see featured here, so write to communications@ipem.ac.uk with your ideas.



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