a regional organization member of the International Organization for Medical Physics (IOMP)
Bahrain Society of Medical Physics and Bio-engineering has been established in February 2008, and there are about 40 members.
At present the Department of Physics at University of Bahrain is responsible for organizing Medical Physics courses for training students and professionals.
The department offers a BS degree in Medical Physics, where at this time there are 30 students enrolled in the program. Moreover the department offers courses and workshops aimed for Physicians and Radiographers working in local Hospitals.