The Management in Radiology (MIR) Annual Scientific Meeting 2010 takes place this year in Mallorca, Spain, from October 14 - 15, 2010, chaired by Dr. Nicola Strickland. The congress, which covers topics relevant to those leading depar tments interested in management, healthcare economics and administrative issues, is accredited by the European Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). EACCME is an institution of medical specialists (UEMS).
MIR Junior Management Workshop a Success
In a further update from MIR, the association held its second management- themed workshop for junior and up-and-coming radiologists, from 14 – 15 April this year. The advice given was applicable to all medical or surgical disciplines, not just radiology, and was equally relevant to all European doctors without British bias. Programme topics included the following:
- Value Added Imaging: "Radiology" A Dying Discipline?
- Medical Politics: Why Bother?
- How to Appoint a New Colleague
- Why Do Research?
- How to Write a Business Case
- Dealing With On-Call
- How to Negotiate Your Job Plan
Further information is available at: www.mir-online.org