iCAIRD, NHS GG&C and NVIDIA: AI in Healthcare Feb 25, 2021 09:00 AM - 12:15 PM — Virtual Meeting (online)
RiiSE21 Conference Apr 10, 2021 12:00 AM — Virtual Meeting (online)
Scottish Radiological Society Spring Meeting 2021 May 14, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Virtual Meeting (online)
2021 SINAPSE ASM Jun 17, 2021 - Jun 18, 2021 — Provisionally: Medical Sciences Building, University of St Andrews
Medical Imaging Convention [rescheduled] Sep 15, 2021 - Sep 16, 2021 — National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, England

eLearning

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 at the University of Edinburgh offers the following online programmes through a virtual learning environment:

Neuroimaging for Research MSc/Dip/Cert

Imaging MSc/Dip/Cert

PET-MR Principles & Applications Cert

Applied Medical Image Analysis Cert

Online Short Courses

SINAPSE Image of the Month: Brainstem SPECT

November 2015 SINAPSE Image of the Month

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Courtesy of Dr Sally Pimlott, this sagittal SPECT image of a psoriatic arthritis patient shows [123I]-beta-CIT uptake at 4 hours in the brainstem (arrows) – before (top row) and after (bottom row) treatment with Etanercept.

The image is taken from a recent study published in Brain, Behavior, and Immunity:

Krishnadas R, Nicol A, Sassarini J, Puri N, Burden AD, Leman J, Combet E, Pimlott S, Hadley D, McInnes IB, Cavanagh J. Circulating Tumour Necrosis Factor is highly correlated with brainstem serotonin transporter availability in humans. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. Available online 6 August 2015.