Research day 2017

Wednesday 22 November 2017
Venue address: 
Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincolns Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JW
CPD credits: 

Kindly supported by the National Institute for Health Research.

The 2017 Research Day will take place on Wednesday 22 November at The Royal College of Radiologists in London. This event will be of interest to radiology trainees interested in undertaking research, academic clinical fellows, clinical lecturers and academic radiologists. Attendees will also have the opportunity at the Roentgen’s Den session to present their research ideas to peers and respected academic radiologists to have these appraised by experienced researchers and for guidance on methodological approach and study design.

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Wednesday 22 November 2017

09:15Introduction to dayProfessor Vicky Goh, Chair, Academic Committee
09:20Starting out in radiology researchDr Tom Booth, Consultant diagnostic and interventional neuroradiologist, King's College Hospital
09:40Career progressionDr Owen Arthurs, Academic Consultant Paediatric Radiologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital & NIHR Clinician Scientist
10:00How to develop a project for ethicsProfessor Andrea Rockall, Consultant Radiologist, Royal Marsden
10:30Hot topic 2017: Molecular imagingDr Scarsbrook, Consultant Radiologist & Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Leeds
10:50Interventional Neuroradiology: trials & tribulationsProfessor Phil White, Professor of Interventional and Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Newcastle
11:30RCR Outstanding Radiology Researcher award presentations/ certificates
11:55How to be a research active clinicianProfessor Margaret Hall-Craggs, 2017 RCR Roentgen Professor & Consultant Radiologist, UCLH
12:20How to write a grantProfessor Stuart Taylor, Consultant Radiologist, UCLH
12:45Round table / discussion
13:00Lunch Served in the Wolfson breakout area
14:00Funding opportunities overviewRepresentatives from RCR, NIHR, CRUK, MRC and Wellcome Trust

Break-out sessions with funders (Meeting Rooms 1-4)

15:45Roentgen's Den
16:55Close of meeting
17:00Networking drinks reception


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


Tel: 020 7406 5942


This event is kindly support by NIHR which allows delegates to attend for free. Please note, places are limited so early booking is advised.

Online booking is available to members and Fellows; to use this facility select the 'Book Online' button below. 

If you are not a member and Fellow, please print the Registration Form, complete and return by email or post to:


The Conference Office, The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JW.

Due to high demand for places, delegates who do not attend on the day without cancelling 10 working days before the event will be invoiced an administration fee of £40.

Bookings for this meeting are no longer being taken. Please contact the Conference Office for availability on 020 7406 5942.

Research Day Booking Form


Venue information

Royal College of Radiologists

63 Lincolns Inn Fields
United Kingdom

Roentgen’s Den

Roentgen’s Den 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 one page proposal for the panel to review.


Deadline for submissions – 10 November 2017 


Roentgens Den Proposal Form