The ISRRT
is the Voice of Radiography and Therapy radiation professionals,  worldwide.

   ISRRT Mission Statement

 To improve the standards of delivery and practice of medical imaging and radiation therapy throughout the world by acting as the international liaison organisation for medical radiation technology and by promoting Quality Patient Care, Education and Research in the radiation medicine sciences

 

ISRRT is a UK Charity Registered Number 276218

    

For all information contact:   isrrt.yule@btinternet.com


ISRRT Organisational Structure

          

 

ISRRT Board Members

Standing: Philippe Gerson, Maria Law,Dimitris Katsifarakis, Fozy Peer (President), Terry Ell, Tan Chek Wee, Alain Cromp, Stewart Whitley,
Sitting: Sharon Wartenbee, Sandy Yule (CEO), Napapong Pongnapang, Donna Newman

 Organisation Chart.pdf


  Associate Members

NOTE: The April 2016 edition of the ISRRT "News and Views" is now available on the
MEMBERS ONLY section of the menu 
Please help the work of the ISRRT. Join as an Associate Member

 

Click for application form to renew or become a new Associate Member, click: 

Associate Members Application.doc

 

 

ISRRT Announcements

"Radiographer of the Year 2016"

The ISRRT and Philips are delighted to announce that the winner of  DoseWise Radiography of the Year 2016 is Mr.IM Seyoung

who  is currently a Radiological Technologist at the Samsung Medical Center in Seoul, South Korea.


ISRRT Chesney Research Award

The ISRRT Board are delighted to announce that the award has been made to:

Rebekah Goulston and team

Dental Radiology Department

Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, for the paper:

"An investigation into the effectiveness of thyroid shielding as a dose optimisation tool when carrying out radiographic imaging prior to, or during, orthodontic treatment on children"

 

 

Annual Scientific Meeting of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy 2017

24th - 26th March, 2017, Perth, Western Australia

Member prices apply to all ISRRT Delegates

For information please contact:  www.asmmirt.com/2017

 

 World Radiography Educational Trust Foundation

For information please contact: www.wretf.org



Free book available for download

"Communicating Radiation Risks in Paediatric Imaging"

A tool for healthcare workers.

Download on:

www.who.int/entity/ionizing_radiation/pub_meet/radiation-risks-paediatric-imaging/en/


 

 

 


 

 


 

  • WHA67.20 “Regulatory system strengthening for medical products”

    Based on the 67th World Health Assembly Resolution WHA67.20 “Regulatory system strengthening for medical products” adopted  in  2014,  WHO has undertaken a series of activities to scale up and strengthen regulatory capacities worldwide.

    For the purpose of this resolution, medical products include medicines, vaccines, diagnostics and medical devices. It states the importance of the regulations of medical devices as one of the medical products, for better public health outcome and to increase access to safe, effective and quality medical products; and acknowledges the need to support the area of medical devices. The complete text of the Resolution, in the 6 WHO official languages are available.

    WHA67.20 resolution links Arabic Chinese English French Russian Spanish

    Activities related to regulations of medical devices:

     

    1.       2016 WHO Global Model regulatory Framework for Medical Devices Please find  attached and in our main webpage, http://www.who.int/medical_devices/en/ the draft document  to support Member States in ensuring the quality and safety of medical devices.

                    which  is open  for a public consultation, therefore you are cordially invited to submit your comments in the attached format, before 2nd September, 2016.

     

    2.       ICDRA 2016,  will be the 17th International Conference of Drug Regulatory authorities, which includes other health products, particulary medical devices, organized by WHO and Department of Health of the Republic of South Africa and the Medicines Control Council. .

    a.       Take place  in Capetown, South Africa, http://www.icdra.co.za/ Please register by 31 August!

                                                                   i.       PREICDRA, 27-28 November, 2016 for industry, civil society, scientific and non governmental organizations, ( fee 500 USD per person)

                                                                 ii.      ICDRA, 29 November to 2 December, ( closed only to national regulatory authorities, no registration fees are imposed, only pre registration )

     

    3.       IMDRF BRAZIL SEPTEMBER 2016.

    a.       ,  WHO is an official observer and the next meeting will take place in Florianopolis,  12 o 15 September, http://www.imdrf.org/meetings/meetings.asp

    b.      Registration of participants to the open stakeholders meeting is http://imdrf.anvisa.gov.br/


     
  • 20th ISRRT World Congress in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago


    20th ISRRT World Congress in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

     

    April 12th to April 15th 2018

     
     Further information will be available soon
     

     

     

                                                                                     

  • WHO Bulletin July 2016

    Highlights from the July 2016 issue:

    Laws need reviewing for universal health coverage
    Improving the reporting of health estimates
    India grapples with air pollution problem
    Interview: Jeffrey Sachs speaks about health and climate change

    Health policy research lacking in many countries

    Marketing of unhealthy food and drinks to children

    The burden of traffic crashes in 15 countries

    You can now read the Bulletin on a variety of different formats. The journal is now available on electronic publishing devices, Kindle readers and as a Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) digital talking book.

    Complete list of contents for Volume 94, Number 7, July 481-556.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     
  • IAEA-EANM Webinar Series on Basic Nuclear Medicine and Paediatric Nuclear Medicine

     

    Following the vision of the Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging Section (NMDI), Division of Human Health of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to support Member States to improve their capabilities in these medical fields, the NMDI Section, together with the European Society of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) present you a selection of recorded seminars from the series on “Basic Nuclear Medicine”. We are glad to inform you that subsequent seminars in the same series and in “Paediatric Nuclear Medicine”, will be released on a weekly basis beginning from today, each Monday of the week.

     

    For list of seminars click here: IAEA Seminars.docx

    New seminars in the ‘Basic Nuclear Medicine’ series have been released. To access them please visit the IAEA Human Health Campus website or go straight to the following link;

    https://humanhealth.iaea.org/HHW/NuclearMedicine/Webinars/Basic_Nuclear_Medicine/index.html

    Be on the lookout for a new seminar every Monday in the Basic and Paediatric Nuclear Medicine Series

     
  • ISRRT-Chesney Research Fund

     

    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.

    Muriel Chesney, and her twin sister Noreen were famous in the world of Radiography and were joint authors of several radiography papers and textbooks, including Radiographic Anatomy of the Chest and Abdomen; Radiographic Photography; Care of the Patient in Diagnostic Radiography; and X-Ray Equipment for Student Radiographers.

    For further information please see "News Section".

  • RPop Website August 2016

    Update No. 95, November 2016

     

    1. Access the new IAEA e-learning course "Radiation dose management in CT”
    2. Read about the IAEA activities:

      Newly produced
      Brochure about RPOP and Film on Radiation Safety

      The IAEA celebrated International Day of Medical Physics 

      Successful group scientific visit at Duke University Medical Center, USA
    3. Learn about the newly launched campaigns of Image Gently called Think-A-head Campaign  and the HERCA’s European inspection campaign in diagnostic radiology
    4. Access Poster on building awareness in pregnancy in Polish  and RPOP Posters about radiation protection of children in interventional procedures in Finnish, radiation protection in fluoroscopy in Finnish, radiation protection in CT in Finnish
    5. Check the updated list of technical cooperation projects in the area of radiation protection of patients
    6. Read about the upcoming School on Medical Physics for Radiation Therapy in Italy 
    7. Latest Literature
    8. Latest News
 

 

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