Radiology workforce issues and 7-day working

When: 
Friday 30 June 2017
Venue address: 
The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JW
CPD credits: 
5

Radiology has major workforce issues and it has been recognised as one of the “shortage specialties”. The problem has been further compounded by the various National targets and the 7-day working. This event aims to put these issues to the fore and stimulate a constructive debate.

Meeting organiser: Dr Sridhar Redla, The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Essex 

A joint meeting of The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) and The British Institute of Radiology (BIR).
 

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Programme

Friday 30 June 2017

Timings

Lectures

Speakers

09:45

Registration

10:15

Welcome and introduction

Dr Sridhar Redla, The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Essex

10:20

Setting the scene

Dr Nicola Strickland, President, The Royal College of Radiologists, London

10:30

Imaging capacity issues across the NHS: a report          

Dr Pete Cavanagh, 2020 Delivery Team

 11:00

Optimising technology for radiologists: networks, RIS and PACS

Dr Neelam Dugar, Doncaster Royal Infirmary

11:30

Discussion

 

11:40

Coffee

12:00

Regional teleradiology platform: networks and risks / centralised on-call

Dr Peter Rowlands, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

12:30

Teleradiology and the NHS: a collaborative partnership

Dr Stephen Davies, Medical Director, MEDICA Reporting

13:00

Recruiting radiologists from abroad: the hurdles

Mr David Green, Co-founder and Ms Lesley Weir, Recruitment Consultant, Remedium Partners, London

13:30

Discussion

 

13:40   

Lunch

14:30

Challenges faced by the district general hospital: reality check

Dr Alex Chapman, Ashford and St Peter’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Dr Antoni Sergot, Ashford and St Peter’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Sandeep Pathak, Barts Health NHS Trust, London 

15:10

A trainee perspective: opportunities and challenges

Dr Samira Rostampour, ST4, East of England Deanery

15:30

Non-radiologists reporting

Dr Nicola Strickland, President, The Royal College of Radiologists, London

16:00

Panel discussion

Dr Nicola Strickland, Dr Neelam Dugar, Dr Stephen Davies and Mr David Green

17:00

Close

 

Contact us

For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London 
WC2A 3JW

email: conf@rcr.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7406 5942

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Registration fees

Consultant member (RCR or BIR) £163
Consultant non-member £195.50
Trainee member (RCR or BIR) £100
Retired member (RCR or BIR) £96
Lay members, medical students, and patients £96
Allied health professionals and nurses £96

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•    On or before Wednesday 17 May 2017: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee

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Venue

Venue information

The Royal College of Radiologists

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3JW
United Kingdom


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