Radiology Research Day

2017 Research Day supported by the National Institute for Health Research 

Wednesday 22 November 2017 (9.15am - 6pm)

Venue: The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JW

This event will be of interest to radiology trainees and consultants interested in undertaking research, academic clinical fellows, clinical lecturers and academic radiologists.

8:45am – 9:15am


9:15am - 9:20am

‘Introduction to day’
Professor Vicky Goh, Chair, Academic Committee

9:20am – 9:40am

‘Starting out in radiology research’

Dr Tom Booth, Consultant diagnostic and interventional neuroradiologist, King's College Hospital

9:40am – 10am

Career progression

Dr Owen Arthurs, Academic Consultant Paediatric Radiologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital & NIHR Clinician Scientist

10am – 10.30am          

RCR Outstanding Radiology Researcher award presentations / certificates

10.30am – 10.50am

‘Hot topic 2017: Molecular imaging’ 

Dr Andy Scarsbrook, Consultant Radiologist & Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Leeds

10.50am – 11.10am

‘Interventional Neuroradiology: trials & tribulations’               
Professor Phil White, Professor of Interventional and Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Newcastle

11.10am – 11.30am


11.30am – 11.55am     

‘How to develop a project for Ethics’
Professor Andrea Rockall, Consultant Radiologist, Royal Marsden

11.55am – 12.20pm

‘How to be a research active clinician’

Professor Margaret Hall-Craggs, 2017 RCR Roentgen Professor & Consultant Radiologist, UCLH

12.20pm– 12.45pm      

‘How to write a grant’

Professor Stuart Taylor, Consultant Radiologist, UCLH

12.45pm – 1pm    

Round table / discussion

1pm – 2pm                      


2pm – 2.40pm

Funding opportunities overview

Representatives from RCR, NIHR, CRUK, MRC and Wellcome Trust

2.40pm – 3.30pm

Break-out sessions with funders

3.30pm - 3.45pm


3.45pm – 4.55pm

Roentgen’s Den** -  Professor Vicky Goh, Dr Owen Arthurs, Dr Margaret Hall-Craggs & Dr Declan O’Regan


4.55pm – 5pm

Close of meeting - Professor Vicky Goh, Chair, Academic Committee

5pm – 6pm

Networking drinks reception        

Book online

There is no charge to attend this event - limited places are available, please book early.

The Roentgen’s Den** session invites attendees to present research ideas and gain advice from experienced researchers on developing research ideas and improving methodological approach and study design. 

Attendees wishing to participate must submit a completed proposal form for the panel to review.

Deadline for submissions - Friday 10 November 2017

2016 Research Day

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2015 Research Day

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