Ingvar Fife, PhD, CRadP, CSci, MIPEM

Dr. Ingvar Fife began his work as a medical physicist in 1978, with UK National Health Service and has been practicing in Manitoba since 2005. He has comprehensive, considerable expertise in the fields of Radiation Protection and Diagnostic Imaging in healthcare. He currently is Head of the Radiation Protection and Imaging Physics groups in the Division of Medical Physics at CancerCare Manitoba. He has academic appointments as Adjunct Professor in Physics and Assistant Professor in Radiology, and has been most active in teaching at the University of Manitoba and previously in London (UK) with highlights contributing to radiology resident courses and post-graduate courses in radiation physics. His research interests include: radiation protection image quality and dose optimization in diagnostic radiology, computational simulation in diagnostic radiology, and radiation protection in radiation and radionuclide therapy. He has the provincial appointment of Director under the Manitoba Radiation Protection Act (previously as Provincial Chief Inspector under Manitoba X-ray Safety Regulation 341/88R). Dr. Fife is also the Manitoba representative on the Canadian Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee.