Bio The IAEA is the 🌍s centre for cooperation in the #nuclear field, promoting the safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear technology. Location Vienna, Austria Tweets 16,2K Followers 123,6K Following 2,0K Account created 23-01-2009 08:28:52 ID 19386622
iPhone : Guided tours of the United Nations headquarters in Vienna have been suspended due to #COVID19, but you can still learn how the United Nations_Vienna works to achieve the 17 #GlobalGoals around the world. Join us in this virtual tour: youtube.com/unisvienna #VisitUN twitter.com/un_vienna/stat…
Twitter Media Studio : Children 👦👧🏾 need special handling when getting #cancer treatment. They are more sensitive to radiation than adults and special steps are needed to ease their anxiety and stress.
Twitter Media Studio : Applications are now open to @uicc/IAEA master course on practical aspects for the integration of radiotherapy services in national cancer programmes. More info is available here: bit.ly/2ZMPnqG
Twitter Media Studio : Food has radioactive nuclides in it. While it’s generally very low levels and safe to eat, experts still want to make sure there is a standard when measuring & determining acceptable levels. Memo goo.gl/BGBmwT
Twitter Media Studio : Hospitals 🌍 are using #radiopharmaceuticals to detect cancer, cardiovascular and other chronic diseases in their very early stages. This video explains you what they are and how they are improving health care.
Twitter Media Studio : You know about X-rays used for checking broken bones, but did you know they can also be used to check if bridges or buildings have internal cracks or breaks? Such testing methods involve nuclear techniques.
Twitter Media Studio : Ethiopia has ambitious plans to expand its cancer control services from a single radiotherapy machine for 100+ million people, to linear accelerators, brachytherapy units, a cyclotron, and more: bit.ly/2uGFvl1
Twitter Media Studio : After their only radiotherapy machine broke down in 2016, Uganda had to stop cancer treatment for thousands of patients. Now, not only they have two new machines but also an improved #nuclear medicine unit. bit.ly/2vI65e0