Thoracic imaging study day: updates and hot topics

Friday 8 November 2019
Venue address: 
Edinburgh International Conference Centre, The Exchange, EDINBURGH, EH3 8EE
CPD credits: 

This study day is aimed at general and thoracic radiologists to provide a comprehensive update on various aspects of thoracic imaging. The lectures will cover key topics such as updated guidelines in interstitial lung disease, implementing NHS guidelines for lung cancer diagnostic pathways. the latest in imaging for thromboembolic disease, diagnosing cardiac disease on ungated thoracic CT, and the use of deep learning in chest radiograph interpretation.

Meeting organiser: Dr Judith Babar, Cambridge 

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Friday 8 November

Time Speaker
09:55WelcomeDr Judith Barbar, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge 
10:00Cardiac findings on a non gated thoracic CTDr Michelle Williams, Clinical Lecturer in Cardiothoracic Radiology, The University of Edinburgh
10:30Update on imaging in thromboembolic diseaseDr Cornelia Schaefer-Prokop, Meander Medical Centre, Amersfoort, Netherlands 
11:30Update on guidelines for IPFDr Joseph Jacob, Welcome Trust Fellow, University College London
12:00Latest on artificial intelligence in lung nodules and lung cancerProfessor Fergus Gleeson, Oxford
13:30Update on lung cancer screeningDr Anand Devaraj, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London
14:00Lessons learned implementing radiology led lung cancer diagnostic pathwayDr Nigel Marchbank, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals
14:30Thoracic quizDr Andy Beale, Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Swindon
15:30Thoracic CT in obesity

Dr Sue Copley, Imperial College NHS Trust, London

16:00 Dr Peter Garmany, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre


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


Registration fees:

Consultant member:                                         £208
Consultant non-member:                                  £257
Trainee member:                                              £143
Trainee non-member:                                       £188
Retired member:                                               £143
Allied healthcare professionals and nurses:     £143
Lay members, medical students and patients: £143
Industry:                                                            £281


Online booking, using a credit or debit card, is available to members and Fellows.

If you are not a member or Fellow, please complete and return the Registration Form, via email to or by post to:
The Conference Office, The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JW.

The Conference and Programmes office do have their own privacy policy, should you wish to review this ahead of making your booking.

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Venue information

Edinburgh International Conference Centre

The Exchange
United Kingdom


Delegates attending the Thoracic imaging study day have been offered a discounted accommodation rate at Hampton by Hilton Edinburgh West End which is near to the EICC in Edinburgh.

Please note this discount is only available until Wednesday 25 September by using this link:  Rooms are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  The Royal College of Radiologists have no control over the rooms, so any queries should be addressed to the hotel directly.




Delegates wishing to cancel or transfer a place on a meeting:

  • On or before Thursday 26 September 2019: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • Between Friday 27 September 2019 and Thursday 24 October 2019: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £25 administration fee
  • On or after Friday 25 October 2019: No transfer or refund permitted