Upcoming Events

Molecular Imaging Workshop 2017 Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017 — San Sebastian, Spain
TOPIM ("hot TOPics in IMaging") 2018: Imaging Metabolism Jan 21, 2018 - Jan 26, 2018 — L'Ecole de Physique des Houches, France
SINAPSE Molecular Imaging PET/SPECT focus group meeting Feb 05, 2018 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Carnegie Lecture Theatre (C3-05), Joseph Black Building, School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow
'Let's Talk About Health' free public lecture Feb 21, 2018 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Wellcome Auditorium, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

eLearning

eLearning

 

SINAPSE

SINAPSE experts from around Scotland have developed ten online modules designed to explain medical imaging. They are freely available and are intended for non-specialists.



Edinburgh Imaging Academy

The University of Edinburgh offers online Masters and short courses through the Edinburgh Imaging Academy. For general information, please visit www.ed.ac.uk/edinburgh-imaging/academy

To hear a brief description about the online courses on offer from the Edinburgh Imaging Academy – please listen to the Programme Director, Prof Andrew Farrall: https://youtu.be/oLAS6xmvTC8

 

MSc/Diploma/Cert in Neuroimaging for Research at the University of Edinburgh – by online distance learning

The Edinburgh Imaging Academy, offers applicants the opportunity to improve their neuroimaging expertise and gain a master's qualification from one of the top universities in the world, through online distance learning. The programme is part time, offering flexible learning opportunities to applicants, allowing them to remain at their current work place and in their chosen location.

  • Gives a broad overview of how neuroimaging techniques have helped advance the understanding and treatment of brain disorders
  • Presents information on the physics of key imaging techniques
  • Describes various image processing methods and common approaches such as lesion size measurement
  • Discusses practical neuroimaging aspects and key health & safety issues
  • Discusses key points of relevance between experimental model imaging and human imaging
Full details on the www.neuroimagingmsc.ed.ac.uk website.

 

 

MSc/Dip/Cert Imaging programme at the University of Edinburgh by online distance learning

The Edinburgh Imaging Academy, offers applicants the opportunity to improve their imaging expertise in their specialist area, whether that is medical imaging, preclinical imaging or microscopy. The programme is part time, offering flexible learning opportunities to applicants, allowing them to remain at their current work place and in their chosen location.

There is a wide range of courses, covered within the programme including:

  • Techniques & Physics
  • Applications in disease
  • Practicalities
  • Digital Image processing & analysis
  • Image Interpretation & Evaluation
  • Clinical Applications
  • Statistics
  • Study design
  • Light microscopy
  • Preclinical imaging
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Body anatomy
  • Translational imaging & Clinical imaging
  • Functional Imaging
  • Common Image Processing Techniques
  • Cardiovascular imaging

Each course listed above, can also be done either as a standalone accredited PPD certificate or as a self-taught online CPD module. For further information, please visit the www.imagingmsc.ed.ac.uk website.

SINAPSE students are welcome to discuss gaining access to this online teaching material, for their own reference. Students should contact the Programme Director via the imaging.msc@ed.ac.uk email.