Meetings and Events

Please find below details on some events which may be of interest

UK events

International events

eLearning events

Webinar

 

Events in the United Kingdom


18 – 19 January 2018
Image guided Brachytherapy Course 2018
Royal College of Radiologists, Northwood


26 – 28 January 2018
Annual Radiotherapy Conference
Newcastle


5 February 2018
BIR Theranostics Series: Prostate Cancer
BIR, London


8- 10 February 2018
Image guided Radiotherapy in Clinical Practice
The Royal Marsden, London


27 February 2018
Breast MRI for Screening, Diagnosis, Treatment Planning & Evaluation
IPEM, London


6 – 10 March 2018
Accelerator Design, Radiobiology & Quality Assurance, Brachytherapy & Radiotherapy Verification Imaging
ICR & Royal Marsden, Chelsea, London


8 March 2018
The New UK Radiation Regulations (2018)
ScOR, London


13 – 16 March 2018
Nuclear Medicine and PET imaging course
ICR & The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, Sutton


5 April 2018
Annual Student Conference: Your Society, Your Career
ScOR, Liverpool


25 April 2018
Online Monitoring of Radiotherapy
IPEM, Manchester


22 May 2018
Delivering patient-centred compassionate care: developing a culture of kindness and the radiographic workplace
ScOR, Birmingham


6 – 7 June 2018
European Oncology Convention
Excel, London


14-15 June 2018
UK Oncology Forum 2018
ACC, Liverpool


2 – 4 July 2018
UKRCO: Disease and diversity
UKRCO, Liverpool


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International Events

 


8 – 12 January 2017
Mayo Clinic Radiation Oncology: Current Practice and Future Direction 2018
Hawaii, USA


28 February – 4 March 2018
ECR Congress 2018
Vienna, Austria


5 – 7 March 2018
Targeted Anticancer Therapies (TAT, ESMO)
Paris, France


15 – 18 March 2018
Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) Conference 2018
Canberra, Australia


11 – 14 April 2018
ELCC 2018 European Lung Cancer Congress
Geneva, Switzerland


20 – 24 April 2018
ESTRO 37
Barcelona, Spain


19 – 24 July 2018
ESMO-ESO Course on Medical Oncology for Medical Students 2018
Valencia, Spain


26 – 30 April 2019
ESTRO 38
Milan, Italy


6 – 9 December 2018
ESTRO meets Asia 2018
Singapore, Singapore


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e-Learning


Motion management in radiotherapy from planning CT to IGRT
Professor Marcel Van Herk discusses motion management in radiotherapy from planning CT to IGRT. Professor Van Herk gives an overview of the mid-ventilation method versus mid-position CT and discusses respiratory signal extraction. This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ meeting at the ACC in Liverpool.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Why are companies not combining drug use with Radiotherapy
Professor Chalmers in this lecture takes you through the reasons why drug companies don’t provide access to drugs for use in combination with Radiotherapy. Covering items such as radiotherapy and oncology, the lag time in initiating clinical testing of new drugs and if we can do better? This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ conference at the ACC in Liverpool. Date of Lecture: 8th November 2016.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Proton Therapy in the era of value-based health care
Professor Hahn shares his research on proton therapy in a world with an ever growing need for value-based health care. Covering the three generations of proton therapy, particle therapy across the world and lessons learned. This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ conference at the ACC in Liverpool. Date of Lecture: 8th November 2016.
The Royal College of Radiologists


MR-image guided radiotherapy
In this lecture, Professor Bas Raaymakers discusses the operational and clinical merits of the 1.5 T MRI machine. He outlines how simultaneous use of the machine and radiotherapy can enable dose accumulation and allows for plan adaptation. This lecture was filmed at the BT Convention Centre, Liverpool for the NCRI Cancer Conference on 7th November 2017.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Radiation Dose Management in Computed Tomography
Radiation dose management in CT provides continuing education to health professionals on the safe and effective use of computed tomography (CT). This e-learning course explores the technical applications of patient radiation protection in CT imaging and is available to participants all around the world.
International Atomic Energy Agency


Safety and Quality in Radiotherapy
The IAEA has created e-learning program – Safety and Quality in Radiotherapy designed to provide continuing education to radiotherapy professionals regarding safety and quality in radiotherapy.
International Atomic Energy Agency


Advanced Radiotherapy
Radiotherap-e is a web-based e-learning resource produced in partnership with The Royal College of Radiologists, the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, the Society and College of Radiographers, and HEE e-Learning for Healthcare.
e-Learning for Healthcare


Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations
e-IRMER is an interactive online training resource supporting the training of NHS healthcare professionals in the Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2000 (amended 2006) (IR(ME)R).
e-Learning for Healthcare


Radionuclide Calibrator Course
The Radionuclide Calibrator e-Learning Course has been designed to support the effective use of radionuclide calibrators, in a clinical setting. It delivers the right skills and strategies when operating them, and provides a methodological approach when implementing quality assurance tasks, and identifying sources of uncertainty.
National Physics Laboratory (NPL)


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Webinar


31 January 2018
Every Patient, Every Fraction: The safety benefits of SGRT
VisionRT


26 February 2018
IR(ME)R2018 – An Evolution of UK Medical Exposure Regulations
EC Directive 2013/59/Euratom – usually referred to as the Basic Safety Standards Directive (BSSD) – updates a number of previous EC Directives including the Medical Exposure Directive 97/43/Euratom.
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Proton Radiotherapy 3
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Proton Radiotherapy 2
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Proton and Particle Radiotherapy
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Clinical MR Guided Radiotherapy
Professor Andy Beavis
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


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