RCR Research Day Advert

The 2015 Research Day will take place on the 9 November at the National Railway Museum in York. This event is for radiologists only, and will be of interest to radiology trainees and consultants interested in undertaking research, academic clinical fellows, clinical lecturers and academic radiologists. The purpose of the day is to inspire and enthuse radiologists to undertake research.

This is a free event but places are limited. Please find how to book here.

Attendees will have the opportunity to bring posters showcasing their research and to discuss their work amongst their peers and respected academic radiologists. Roentgen’s Den will be held in the afternoon to allow individuals to present research ideas and have them appraised by experienced researchers to help develop the research idea and improve the methodological approach and study design. Attendees should submit a one page proposal ahead of the event for the panel to review to

This meeting will be held in parallel with the UK Radiology Research Leads meeting which there will be a large number of respected academics at this meeting on hand for advice and networking.

CPD Credits: 4


Time Title Speaker
10:00 Registration and Coffee
10:30 Introduction and Welcome Professor Fiona J Gilbert
Chair Clinical Radiology Academic Committee
10:35 – 11:00 Statistics for Imaging Studies Karen Thomas
Senior Statistician
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
11:00 – 11:15 ACF experience of conducting research Dr Manil Chouhan
Academic Clinical Fellow
University College Hospital London
11:15 – 11:40 Functional and molecular imaging – a fertile ground for radiological research Dr Andy Scarsbrook
Consultant Radiologist and Nuclear Medicine Physician, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
11:40 – 11:55 Trials and tribulations of seting up a research study Dr Aubrey Smith
Academic Clinica Fellow
Hull and East Yorkshire
11:55 – 12:20 Informatics in Research Dr Mark Griffiths
Chair UK Imaging Informatics Group
12:20 – 12:45 Research topic of choice Professor Alison Murray
University of Aberdeen
12:45 – 13:30 Lunch / Networking
13:30- 15:30 Academic Leads Meeting
13:30 – 15:30 Roentgen’s Den
15:30 – 15:45 Round up Professor Fiona J Gilbert

Booking information

The day is free of charge but there will be a limit on numbers.

To book please email with your name, job title, training scheme or hospital. Please indicate if you will be bringing a poster.

Venue information

National Railway Museum York