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Benefits of membership of ISRRT
In the above group photo from left to right:
In recognition of dose-conscious radiographers and to support radiation dose management awareness, the ISRRT is giving one radiographer the opportunity to become the ISRRT DoseWise Radiographer of the Year, encouraging radiographers from around the world to share best practices. The selected Radiographer of the Year will be invited to present their case at RSNA 2015 to the Radiology Advisory board hosted by Philips.
The contest is now open for entry until September 30, 2015. Any practicing radiographer who is a citizen of an ISRRT Member Country or an Associate Member of the ISRRT is eligible for participating.
Go to www.philips.com/dosewise-contest for official rules, full details, and entry form.
ISRRT co-sponsored and participates as Speaker and panelist at side event, Imaging for Saving Kids “The inside Story about patient safety in pediatric Radiology,” at the 68th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland May 26, 2014
Submitted Donna Newman, Director of Professional Practice
The World Health Assembly is held every year in Geneva May 18 -26, 2015 to attend to the business of the WHO. Each of the 194 member states sends delegation to represent their countries usually the ministries of Health representative along with the NGO in official relations with the WHO. Side event may only be held if requested by a member state and is accepted. Special thanks go out to the Governments of Kenya, Malaysia, Spain and Uganda that brought this important subject to the attention of the WHO, improving health care in Patient safety in Pediatric Imaging.
For more information see: ISRRT NEWS"
Highlights from the September 2015 issue:
Complete list of contents for Volume 93, Number 9, September, 589-664.
President Fozy Peer has set up a subcommittee from the ISRRT Board to formulate an ISRRT response to the Bonn call to Action.
The subcommittee comprising of Donna Newman, Alain Cromp and Stewart Whitley reviewed the ISRRT previous and current activities linked to the Bonn Call to Action as well as determining various suggested actions which are deemed necessary in the future when planning ISRRT activities.
Attached is the result of this exercise which will be discussed at the forthcoming ISSRT Board meeting January 2015 after which ISRRT priorities will be published.
Click here for document: ISRRT Bonn Call for Action.pdf
The ISSRT Board of Management is delighted to announce that a large legacy of £232,000 has been left from the estate of the Chesney twins who sadly passed away in recent years.
For further information please see "News Section".
World Radiography Day 8th November 2011
ISRRT Board and CEO 2010 - 2014
RADIOGRAPHY as a Career - presentation available
If you wish a copy of the above presentation please email the Chief Executive Officer, Sandy Yule firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
"International Access to Learning" Pilot program
*** Further information can be found by clicking on the main menu item 'International Access to Learning' Pilot program or click http://theonlinelearningcenter.com
Expansion of the International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists collaboration with Philips on diagnostic radiography e-learning project for developing countries worldwide.
Image Gently Campaign www.imagegently.org/
"Pause and Pulse in Pediatric Fluoroscopic Imaging"
New campaign to be launchd 14th February 2011
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