Post mortem CT for beginners

Thursday 2 February 2017
Venue address: 
Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, LONDON, W1G 9DT
CPD credits: 

An introduction to the fascinating world of forensics, and the role of Post mortem CT in the investigation of suspicious and non suspicious death.

Meeting organiser: Dr Siobhan McLaughlin

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Thursday 2 February 2017

Time Speaker
09:30Registration and coffee 
09:50Welcome and introductionDr Siobhan McLaughlin, Consultant Radiologist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
10:00Post mortem computed tomography (CT): what it can and can’t doDr Zoe Traill, Consultant Radiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 
10:30Forensic pathologyDr Ralph Bouhaidar, Consultant Forensic Pathologist, University of Edinburgh
11:00Natural and unnatural death: when and how to do post mortem CTProfessor Bruno Morgan, Consultant Radiologist, Leicester Royal Infirmary 
12:00Death in England: the coronial systemDr Fiona Wilcox, HM Coroner, Royal Borough of Chelsea and Westminster, London
12:30Death in Scotland: the Scottish procurator fiscal system Mr David Green, Head of Scottish Fatalities Unit, Crown Office, Edinburgh
14:00Post mortem angiographyProfessor Ian Roberts, Consultant Pathologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
14:30Radiology and disaster victim identificationMs Claire Robinson, Advanced Practitioner, Forensics, University of Leicester
15:30Post mortem CT: the Edinburgh experienceDr Siobhan McLaughlin, Consultant Radiologist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
15:50Post mortem CT: the radiographers’ perspectiveMr Ewan Pirie, Radiographer, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
16:10Radiology and forensic anthropologyDr Elena Kranioti, Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh
16:30Meeting close


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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:

Consutltant member:                                       £199
Consultant non-member:                                 £246
Trainee member:                                              £136
Trainee non-member:                                       £179
Retired member:                                               £136
Allied healthcare professionals and nurses:    £136
Lay members, medical students and patients:  £136
Industry:                                                             £268


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

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Venue information

Cavendish Conference Centre

22 Duchess Mews
United Kingdom




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  • On or before Friday 16 December 2016: 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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