Special Interest Groups

Clinical ComputingIPEM's Special Interest Groups play a vital role in IPEM as they oversee scientific activity in particular areas of scientific or engineering endeavour. They fulfill some key functions such as:

  • Providing a body of expertise within the Institute on a specific area of science or engineering
  • Planning and delivering a programme of scientific and educational meetings
  • Produce authoritative publications
  • Encouraging and developing evidence based practice
  • Monitoring the development and impact of new technology and relevant legislation and standards
  • Encouraging liaison between members working in different environments, e.g. academia, industry, and hospitals
  • Commenting on workforce issues and impact of policy changes in the area of endeavour
  • Supporting and encouraging relevant educational programmes.

There are 8 Special Interest Groups:

Diagnostic Radiology

What is Diagnostic Radiology?
IPEM DR Sig update for members

Magnetic Resonance Imaging What is Magnetic Resonance Imaging?
IPEM MR Sig update for members
Nuclear Medicine What is Nuclear Medicine?
IPEM NM Sig update for members
Physiological Measurement  What is Physiological Measurement?
IPEM PM Sig update for members
Radiation Protection What is Radiation Protection?
IPEM RP Sig update for members
Radiotherapy What is Radiotherapy?
IPEM RT Sig update for members
Rehabilitation and Biomechanics Engineering What is Rehabilitation and Biomechanics Engineering?
IPEM REHAB Sig update for members
Ultrasound and Non Ionising Radiation What is Ultrasound and Non Ionising Radiation?
IPEM UNIR Sig update for members



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