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

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…

Optimax 2016 research training

By Rob Hogg-Thompson, University College London Being the son of one of the founding members of the OPTIMAX summer school, I’ve been to every edition since its birth in 2012. Until this year, I’d never been with the intention of taking part. Rather I went because my dad would have an apartment in a desirable…

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…

Successful articles

Professor Peter Hogg reports on some publication successes Dr Randeep Kulshrestha is a Consultant Radiologist in Cairns; he is also a PhD student in the Centre for Health Sciences at the University of Salford. Until recently Randeep was a Consultant Radiology in Manchester (UK) and he emigrated to Australia with his wife and children. Together…