Meetings and Events

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


Events in the United Kingdom

Dates to be announced
IMRT for gynaecological cancer workshop
The Royal Marsden NHS Trust, London

24 – 26 July 2017
Very High Energy Electron Radiotherapy: Medical & Accelerator Physics Aspects Towards Machine Realisation Radiotherapy (VHEE17)
Cockcroft Institute of Accelerator Science and Technology, Daresbury Laboratory, Chester

31 August 2017
Beatson Bootcamp – Cancer and Learning Difficulties
Glasgow, Scotland

5 September 2017
Radiographers in research:  How to get involved
BIR, CCT Venues, Farringdon

6 September 2017
The Oliver Scott and Jack Fowler memorial symposium
The event will include two main sessions: the “Oliver Scott session: Impact of the Oxygen Effect” and the “Jack Fowler Session: Translating Radiation Biology to the Clinic”.
University of Oxford

7 – 8 September 2017
CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology Symposium

11 – 13 September 2017

20 September 2017
Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancer: what you need to know (RSM)
RSM, London

20 – 21 September 2017
Global Cardio-Oncology Summit 2017
Royal College of Physicians, London

21 September 2017
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Network+ in Proton Therapy Meeting
STFC Network + in Advanced Radiotherapy Meeting
Advanced Radiotherapy, Wellcome Trust, London

21-22 September 2017
MR Imaging for Radiotherapy
Royal Marsden, London

22 September 2017
Radiology in paediatric oncology – an update
Wellcome Trust, London

26 September 2017
New Ionising Radiation Regulations:  What does it mean for me?
The British Institute of Radiology, London

28 September 2017
Brachytherapy Special Interest Group AGM and Study Afternoon
SoR Headquarters, London

3 October 2017
Radiation protection in nuclear medicine
NEC Birmingham

4 October 2017
Dose Management in contemporary radiological practice (IPEM)
IPEM, Birmingham

6 October 2017
Learning from errors in discrepancies in clinical radiology organised by the BIR Scottish Branch
BIR, Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

7 November 2017
New developments in radiotherapy quality assurance
IPEM, Newcastle Upon Tyne

7 – 9 November 2017
Conference on applied radiation metrology (CARM) 2017
NPL, Teddington

11 October 2017
IR(ME)R Compliance in radiology and nuclear medicine departments

12 October 2017
Proton therapy for non-protoneers
BIR, Royal Society of Medicine, London

18 October 2017
Multidisciplinary management of anal cancer
Royal College of Radiologists, Birmingham

2 – 3 November 2017
BIR Annual Congress 2017
Prospero House, London

5 – 8 November 2017
2017 NCRI Cancer Conference
BT Convention Centre, Liverpool

7 – 11 November 2017
Radiation Dosimetry, Treatment Planning and Patient Specific Dosimetry
Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton

17 – 18 November 2017  
1st ESTRO physics workshop
Glasgow, UK

21 November 2017
Definitive chemoradiation in oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal carcinoma: improving the therapeutic ratio (RCR)
The Royal College of Radiologists, London

21 November 2017
The Economist – War on Cancer London:  A patients journey
The HAC, London

23 November 2017
3rd IPEM Northern Regional Meeting
IPEM, York

23 November 2017
Beatson Brain Bootcamp – Radiotherapy for Brain Tumours: Technology, Toxicity and Treatment
Venue TBC

1 December 2017
SGRT:  European Meeting 2017 – Applications and Innovations in SGRT

8 December 2017
Update on head neck cancer management
BIR, British Dental Association, London

11 December 2017
The future of radiology in the NHS:  Top topics for ST and Consultant interviews
The British Institute of Radiology, London

12 December 2017
Annual clinical and scientific computing symposium 2017
IPEM, Manchester

18 – 19 January 2018
Image guided brachytherapy course 2018
Royal College of Radiologists, Northwood

26 – 28 January 2018
Annual Radiotherapy Conference

8- 10 February 2018
Image guided radiotherapy in clinical practice
The Royal Marsden, London

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

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

6 – 7 June 2018
European Oncology Convention
Excel, London


International Events

27 – 28 July 2017
2nd International Conference on Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Therapy
Rome, Italy

28 – 29 August 2017
20th Euro-Global Summit on Cancer Therapy and Radiation Oncology
Brussels, Belgium

8 – 12 September 2017
ESMO 2017 Congress
Madrid, Spain

22 – 24 September 2017
SEETRO – South East Europe Technology in Radiation Oncology
Sofia, Bulgaria

24 – 27 September 2017
ASTRO Annual Meeting
San Diego

24 – 27 September 2017
SROA 34th Annual Meeting
San Diego

2 – 4 October 2017
International cancer imaging society meeting and 17th annual teaching course
Cancer imaging and intervention: a multidisciplinary approach
ICIS, Berlin, Germany

15 – 18 October 2017
International Conference on Monte Carlo Techniques for Medical Applications (MCMA2017)
Napoli, Italy

2 – 4 November 2017
2017 RSS Annual Scientific Meeting
Las Vegas, California

30 November – 1 December 2017
5th GEC-ESTRO workshop
Rome, Italy

5 – 7 December 2017
Proton Therapy Congress
Baltimore, MD, United States

20 – 24 April 2018
Barcelona, Spain



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Radiation Dose Management in Computed Tomography
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International Atomic Energy Agency

Safety and Quality in Radiotherapy
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International Atomic Energy Agency

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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