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

ISRRT Organisational Structure
Organisation Chart.pdf


            

ISRRT Board Members

Terry Ell, Napapong Pongnapang, Philippe Gerson, ,Tan Chek Wee, Boniface Yao, Maria Law, Alain Cromp, Stewart Whitley, Dimitris Katsafarakis,
Sitting. Donna Newman, Fozy Peer (President), Sandy Yule (CEO),

 

The ISRRT is very sorry to announce that Jonathan Mazal, Regional Director for The Americas, has resigned from the Board of the ISRRT. The ISRRT wish him and his family every good wish for the future. 

 

The August edition of the ISRR newsletter, "News and Views from around the World" is now available for Member Societies and Associate Members in the Members Only section

 

Regional and Council Meetings to be held Tuesday October 18th and Wednesday October 19th, 2016

 

 

Member Societies are asked to submit agenda items and/or motions to the Chief Executive Officer to be received no less than three months before the Council meeting. All items and motions should be received in the Head Office, 143 Bryn Pinwydden, Cardiff, CF23 7DG, Wales, United Kingdom, no later than Saturday July 16th 2016. These may be submitted electronically to isrrt.yule@btinternet.com

Please note that member societies must have paid their up to date annual fee in order to submit agenda items and take part in the voting procedure.


 


19th ISRRT World Congress in Seoul, Korea

October 20th to October 22nd 2016

Pre-registration period extended until September 20th, 2016

 For more information contact: http://isrrt2016.kr/mail/m-e07.htm

 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/isrrt2016/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Isrrt2016

 

  

 

ISRRT Travel Support Fund 2016

All successful applicants have been informed


 ISRRT CEO Support Services

 


Mr Katsifarakis will take up position on January 1st 2017 and until that time Dr A Yule remains as CEO.

 


  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 here for application form to renew or become a new Associate Member Associate Members Application.doc

 

World Radiography Educational Trust Foundation 

The closing date  - Friday 7th October 2016 - for applications to either make an educational visit or to attend a relevant conference is fast approaching. If any radiographer, radiological technologist, radiation therapy radiographer or radiography lecturer living and working in a low or middle income country wishes to apply for one of the Trust's bursaries, please download an application form from the website, complete it and send to the Honorary Secretary as soon as possible to be sure of being considered

  Closing date for WRETF bursary applications to be received is now extended to Friday 7th October

 Trustees would welcome applications to make educational visits to hospitals/ institutions other than the applicant's own place of work to further their knowledge of techniques and equipment so that their colleagues and patients can benefit from this up to date knowledge

For information please contact: www.wretf.org

 

 

 

 

ISRRT Announcements


"Radiographer of the Year 2016"

You can be DoseWise Radiographer of the Year

The ISRRT and Philips are delighted to announce that the entry for the above prestigious award is now open. The ISRRT and Philips are partnering in this significant competition.

Entry is open to all radiographers who are either members of a society which is a member society of ISRRT or is an Associate Member.

 For entry information please click on: www.philips.com/dosewise-contest

 

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

 

 

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/


 

 

 

The ISRRT have a new  FACEBOOK Page
Please click on the ICON on the bar at the foot of this page

 


 

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

"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"

A detailed announcement will be made in the near future

 

 


 

  • 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/


     
  • 19th ISRRT World Congress in Seoul, Korea


    19th ISRRT World Congress in Seoul, Korea

     

    October 20th to October 22nd 2016

     
     For more information contact: www.isrrt2016.kr
     

     

     

                                                                                     

  • 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

     

     

     

    The RPoP Website has been updated as follows

    1. Read about the IAEA activities:

      New IAEA
      survey focused on pregnant workers around the world has been announced

      BSS Factsheets for Decision Makers about the International Basic Safety Standards are available for free download
    2. Read more about the recently published ISRQSA Newsletter and about the ICRU Report 89
    3. Learn about the New Lens of Eye Area on the IRPA Website 
    4. Read more about the International Conference on Advances in Radiation Oncology (ICARO-2) 
    5. Latest Literature
    6. Latest News

     
 

 

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