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Dr Jane Phillips-Hughes inaugurated as President of BIR 2018-2020

2018 01 Oct

On 21 September 2018, Dr Jane Phillips-Hughes, Consultant Radiologist from Churchill Hospital, Oxford was inaugurated as the new President of the BIR, at the Malmaison Hotel in London.   At a reception attended by around 90 members, corporate members and supporters as well as representatives from other professional bodies, Andy Rogers handed... Read more

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Applications invited for BIR/IEL Make it Better Award

2018 28 Sep

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) is pleased to announce that the BIR/IEL Make it Better Award is now open for entries.   Now in its fifth year, this award is for the group of people who have demonstrated the best improvement in an aspect of service delivery by making it more effective, or through improved patient experience. This might... Read more

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The British Institute of Radiology issues MR Safety Advice Sheets to mark MR Safety Week

2018 23 Jul

To promote best practice and excellence in MRI Safety, during MR Safety Week (23-29 July 2018) a series of short advice sheets was released by the British Institute of Radiology (BIR) that concisely describes commonly encountered MR Conditions, why they are important and where to find some further information.     The advice sheets give practical... Read more

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BIR Annual Congress 2018

2018 01 Nov

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The BIR launches World Partner Network

2018 27 Mar

The BIR has launched the BIR World Partner Network, a community of international societies with the shared goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding of imaging and radiation oncology amongst radiologists, radiographers and physicists across the world.   Participating societies are the Sociedad Argentina de Radiología, Federacion Argentina de... Read more

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The British Institute of Radiology launches new open access journal

2018 07 Feb

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR), the multidisciplinary membership society and publisher, is delighted to announce the launch of a new international, fully open access, online journal to be published alongside their growing collection of titles.  BJR|Open   will join  BJR   and  BJR|case reports ,   publishing papers across... Read more

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BIR UK MRI Course 2018

2018 30 Jan

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BIR releases free video on thrombectomy procedure

2017 12 Dec

Interventional radiologist Professor Iris Grunwald demonstrates basilar artery clot retrieval using a thrombectomy simulator In April 2017 NHS England announced that it will commission mechanical thrombectomy so it can become more widely available with the aim of treating 8,000 patients per year with this procedure. A new free video is... Read more

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BIR welcomes new sponsor for Make it Better Award

2017 27 Nov

Applications now invited for popular service improvement award   The British Institute of Radiology is delighted to announce that IEL are the proud sponsor of the successful service improvement award which will now be known as the BIR/IEL Make it Better Award.   Now in its fourth year, this award is given to the group of people who have demonstrated... Read more

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Neuroradiology - 1 day seminar for the DGH radiologist and speciality trainee

2017 17 Nov

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