Post-Graduate Imaging Courses

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

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…

PhD success

An investigation into interface pressure (IP) risk of healthy volunteers on modern medical imaging and radiotherapy tables It is with great delight that we can report Seth Kwadjo Anmorterh (Seth) has recently been successful in his PhD viva. Subject to a few corrections, Seth smashed it! His work, all about pressure mapping x-ray and CT…

Advanced Practice: what’s that?

New post-graduate students Next week we will be welcoming more than 100 new students to the post-graduate Advanced Medical Imaging programme at Salford. This innovative programme allows practitioners to develop new skills and extend their practice in a wide range of radiological and radiographic procedures. Wide range of options Study options include: reporting (MSK, mammography,…

Four amazing experiences of the Optimax Summer School

  As reported last month, the well-regarded three-week summer school, OPTIMAX, is in its fourth year of running. Here, Rob Thompson, 3rd year student from University College London, reports on the perceptions of some of the participants. Optimax is comprised of team-based research to investigate real world research questions within medical imaging, giving students from…

Radiography research successes

Exam success These last few weeks we have seen an amazing run of success from our post graduate students: Tracy O’Regan, Ali Mohammed and Sadeq Al-Murshedi have all passed their Interim Assessment examinations (1st stage of PhD/prof Doc) Olanrewaju (Olan) Lawal and Ahmed Abdullah have both passed their Internal Examination (end of year two PhD)….

Radiography staff successes

Last month we reported the success of Andrew Tootell in being awarded the Vice Chancellors Distinguished Teaching Award. Well we’ve had more staff successes to celebrate which we’d love to share with you if you’ll allow us a little self-indulgence: MA with Distinction Joanne Ashworth was awarded her MA (with distinction) Clinical Education, awarded by…

Post-grad? 3 reasons to consider Salford!

This blog is all about our superb post-grad provision for radiographers and other health professionals who use imaging as part of their role What post-graduate programmes of study do we have at Salford? We have 3 exciting courses: (1) Nuclear Medicine (where you can learn how to be a nuclear medicine practitioner);  (2) Ultrasound Imaging…

New Recruitment Flyers

The radiography directorate has taken receipt of a  set of shiny new flyers for its core programmes: BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography; MSc/PgDip/PgCert Advanced Medical Imaging; MSc/PgDip/PgCert Ultrasound Imaging; and MSc/PgDip/PgCert Nuclear Medicine. You can see the BSc flyer featured below. For the others you can contact the programme leaders whose details can be found on…