Annual student conference in Liverpool, April 2018

Year 2 student Michael Allen tell us about his experiences of the student conference held in Liverpool. Did any other year 2 students attend from Salford and how many attended in total from other universities? Four of us from Salford attended in total including Lucy Appleton,  Amanda Dickie, and Shaun Dorey. The conference attracted around 85 students from…

Report from the European Congress of Radiology February-March 2018

The European Congress of Radiology  (ECR) was held in Vienna, Austria from 28th February until 4th March 2018. This years conference attracted around 25,000 participants, making it the second largest radiology conference in the world. The ECR is of interest to physicists, radiographers, radiologists and a wide range of other health care professionals, including industry….

Symposium mammographicum: a triumph

Symposium mammographicum: Claire Mercer My very first Symposium Mammographicum conference was in 2000 when I was a trainee mammographer. Since that date, every 2 years, I have presented a poster, had proffered papers or been an invited speaker within this international conference. The conference is an excellent way to catch up with mammography and physics…