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Free BIR Webinar on Proton RadioTherapy

2017 23 Aug

BIR produces a trio of proton radiotherapy webinars by top expertsImage: (left to right) Dr Adrian Crellin, Hazel Pennington, Professor Stuart Green   A free CPD accredited webinar offering insight into the ground-breaking  progress of Proton Radiotherapy in the UK is now available free of charge for anyone visiting the BIR website, giving a taste of... Read more

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Emergency Imaging Organised by the Welsh Branch

2017 07 Aug

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2017 31 Jul

The most significant challenge facing any membership organisation is how to stay relevant in today's healthcare world of free information and high clinical workloads and pressures. This is exacerbated by increasing specialisation and the need to stay abreast of developments in a fast-changing medical world. Examples of the increased complexity of imaging and... Read more

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BIR responds to NHS England Announcement on Increase in Emergency Mechanical Thrombectomy

2017 21 Apr

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) welcomes the announcement by NHS England that of the intention to roll out emergency mechanical thrombectomy in hospitals.The implementation of this procedure more widely will clearly reduce disability and long term complications for people with stroke.However there needs to be a clear policy to recruit the staff... Read more

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The British Institute of Radiology Welcomes Teleradiology Standards Update

2017 03 Feb

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) welcomes the second edition of the “Standards for provision of teleradiology within the United Kingdom” released in December 2016 by The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR). The standards update the guidance previously issued by the RCR in 2010.   With the current shortage of radiologists teleradiology (the transmission... Read more

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The BIR/DMCI Hands-On Training Series: Hepatobiliary Imaging

2017 13 Jan

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The BIR/DMCI Hands-On Training Series: MRI of the Knee

2017 13 Jan

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Preliminary Clinical Evaluation in MRI 2017 - The British Institute of Radiology (BIR)

2016 07 Dec

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Dr Simon Jackson Joins Professor Kevin Prise to Form New BJR Editor-in-Chief Team

2016 24 Nov

We are delighted to announce that Dr Simon Jackson has been appointed as the incoming Editor-in-Chief (Medical) for BJR. He joins Professor Kevin Prise, Editor-in-Chief (Scientific) to further facilitate the development of the journal as a key resource for the radiological scientific community.Dr Jackson has accrued his editorial experience for BJR acting... Read more

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BJR Awards presented to Dr Tilman Emrich and Dr Sonja Gordic

2016 17 Nov

Dr Tilman Emrich is awarded Barclay Medal Barclay Medal WinnerOn 3 November 2016, at the BIR Annual Congress, Dr Tilman Emrich was awarded the Barclay Medal. He was presented with the award by the President of the BIR, Mr Andy Rogers. Dr Emrich won his award for his paper: “Cardiac Magnetic Resonance enables diagnosis in 90% of patients with acute chest... Read more