MR Safety Update 2019

14 November 2019


Organised by IPEM's Magnetic Resonance Special Interest Group

MR Safety is a broad and constantly evolving area.  Changes in legislation, advancements in technology and new research findings all result in changes in opinion and practice with regard to MR safety.  This meeting will aim to cover a wide range of topics including guidance and legislation, safety management and the safe scanning of implants.  There will be a particular focus on hot topics such as contrast agents, the safe scanning of pacemakers and ICDs and MR safety accreditation.  This meeting provides an important platform for sharing best practice within the MR community, and will allow attendees to ensure their local policies reflect current best practice in MRI safety.  

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   

Conference Resources
Final programme and Poster list and abstracts available here 
Invited Speaker biographies available here. 

Programme Lead:
Sarah Prescott

Invited Speakers:
Dan Wilson 
David Grainger 
Diane Barker 
Giles Roditi 
Trevor Andrews
Shaihan Malik

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

Registration fees:
IPEM member: £165
IPEM member trainee: £140
IPEM member technologist: £125
IPEM member student/retired/non-salaried: £95
Non-member: £215

Registration deadline: This Meeting Is Now Fully Booked

The conference will take place at the Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum.
Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG
More information available here


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

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