Jeremy Li, IAEA: 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 recent IAEA training course, radiopharmacists from across Africa have acquired new skills and knowledge in this area and have since shared what they learned with their co-workers back home.
Dale Bailey - Review of last 30 years in nuclear medicine in Australia and projections for the future.
Thomas Ruth, TRIUMF -
•A look at the international accelerator facilities for radionuclide production.
•An overlooked source of Mo-99
•View from TRIUMF
•Reflections on radionuclide availability
•Future of Nuclear Imaging
•Distribution of small cyclotrons around the world
Wendy Galbraith, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy - Nuclear Medicine Radionuclides Needed