An old dog learns new tricks

John Robinson ex radiographer reflects on working as an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Salford Diagnostic Radiography

Post-Graduate Imaging Courses

Salford’s post graduate courses in Advanced Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine have been updated and ready for applications

Two visitors from the US

  We had two year 1 diagnostic radiography students from the University of North Carolina, stay the week with us here at the University of Salford. Cassidy and Meeek   had a busy week spending two days at Salford Royal observing  a range of examinations and talking to radiographers and students about their roles and equipment….

Year 1 research: Great student presentations!

For the past 5 weeks our year 1 BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography students have been undertaking Research-informed Teaching experience (RiTe).  RiTe uses a combination of research, simulation and inquiry led learning to support the application of theoretical knowledge, research skill development and clinical practice. During each RiTe week, students work in small collaborative research teams…

Achieving Excellence in Radiography Education 11/2016

Innovative education, research culture, and more The third joint conference of the College of Radiographers, the Heads of Radiography Education (HRE) Forum, and the Association of Radiography Educators (ARE) was held in Birmingham 26th November 2016. The conference provided an exciting mix of learning opportunities around the very latest hot topics, including student funding, innovative education…

Radiography News

Well it’s been a while since our last post as all is very busy over the January assessment period at university. However, we haven’t let the grass grow, so to speak. Here’s a flavour of our successes since the last blog… PhD successes We are pleased to announce that Raed Ali and Sam Bird have…

New free access ebook about image quality optimisation for medical imaging

  The OPTIMAX 2016 medical imaging research summer school was held at the University of Salford. This is the fourth rendition of the summer school, with others having been organized at the University of Salford (2013), ESTeSL, Lisbon (2014) and Hanze UAS, Groningen (2015). Each year we distribute the research outcomes either as journal papers…