MRI: Beyond the basics

11th October 2019  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (GMT+01:00) Europe/London

This one-day event goes beyond the basics of MRI physics by closely mixing the explanation of advanced MRI concepts with real clinical examples. The speakers will discuss the clinical indications, principles, challenges and opportunities of the latest cutting-edge techniques provide. This event will cover imaging techniques including, but not limited to body, neuro and musculoskeletal.

This event is suitable for experienced MR radiologists, radiographers and physicists who already have a good understanding of the basic principles and clinical applications of MRI and who wish to understand the principles and practice of cutting-edge techniques in body, neuro and musculoskeletal MRI.

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Educational aims:

  • To provide an understanding of the principles and practice of advanced MRI applications in body, neuro and musculoskeletal
  • To recognise the limitations of these advanced methods
  • To provide an update on MR safety


Registration Fees
BIR Member Plan 1 £185
BIR Member Plan 2 £125
BIR Trainee member £125
BIR Retired £65
BIR Student member £65
BIR Non-member £295

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Speakers

Sponsors

Bayer

Bayer’s Radiology business is well placed to be the partner of choice in helping NHS trusts to address the many challenges faced today including the increasing need for governance to demonstrate best practice and improving patient care within increasing financial constraints. With market-leading contrast media and power injector systems, Bayer is able to offer innovative patient care and with the addition of its informatics platform, it can support radiology departments in driving protocol standardisation and easily accessible audit data that enable departments to meet further challenges faced around contrast and radiation dose management. 0118 2063999 www.radiology.bayer.co.uk

Philips Healthcare

Philips Healthcare is a leading supplier of diagnostic imaging systems and related services. Following the recent programme of acquisitions the company offers a comprehensive porfolio of healthcare products including conventional X-ray systems, dedicated systems for cardiovascular and interventional procedures; CT and MRI scanners, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy planning, echocardiography, digital ultrasound, patient cardiac monitoring equipment and PACS. www.medical.philips.com

Siemens Healthineers

The healthcare market is in ongoing transition and we see healthcare providers worldwide drive consolidation, an increasingly "industrial" logic of healthcare delivery, and a shift from treating illness to managing health – ultimately looking for ways to improve outcomes while reducing costs. We aspire to be the partner to help achieve this goal. To live up to our ambition, we are determined to answer the questions that drive your business development. To overcome lack of specialised staff, ensure consistent outcomes across an organisation, increase competitiveness, avoid profitability risks, and implement growth strategies, we are your partner that you can rely on to stand out with clinical excellence, operational efficiency, and financial profitability. www.siemens.co.uk/healthcare