MR Safety Update

14 November 2017


Organised by IPEM's Magnetic Resonance Special Interest Group

Safety within MR imaging departments or organisations is a wide and constantly evolving topic. Changes in legislation, the evolution of technology and new research findings all result in changes in opinion and practice with regard to MR safety. This meeting provides an important platform for communication on issues relating to MR safety. The purpose is to provide attendees with up to date information which can be used to help implement successful Safety Frameworks within individual institutions. It will additionally act as an opportunity to discuss experiences and practices. Topics will include updates on current and future guidelines, safe scanning of implants and relevant developments in technology.

Learning outcomes
1. To gain useful information on current safety guidance and its practical implementation.
2. To increase safety expertise through knowledge of experiences and practices within the MR community. 

Target audience

1. MR Physicists working in the healthcare sector and in research 
2. MR Radiologists 
3. MR Radiographers   

Download the final programme and poster list here
Download abstracts of papers to be presented here.
Download invited speaker biographies here

On-line registration is now closed. For any queries, email the IPEM conference team or ring 01904 550598.  

Registration fees:
IPEM member: £155
IPEM member trainee: £130
IPEM member technologist: £115
IPEM member student/retired/non-salaried: £85
Non-member: £205

Please note there is a £20 discount on these prices if booked up to 4 weeks in advance.
Full prices apply from 17th October 2017
Registration deadline: 31st October 2017

This conference will take place at the Park Inn Hotel in York city centre, approximately 5 mins walk from York railway station. Address: Park Inn by Radisson York Hotel, North Street, York, YO1 6JF. Visit the hotel website for further details and map.  


To book overnight accommodation in the Park Inn hotel itself, visit the hotel website or ring them on 01904 459988. 


If you have any queries, please 
email the IPEM conference team or tel: 01904 550598.

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