Total Body PET 2021 conference [rescheduled] Sep 22, 2021 - Sep 24, 2021 — Virtual Meeting (online)
PET is Wonderful Annual Meeting 2021 Oct 26, 2021 12:00 AM — Virtual Meeting (online)
NRS Mental Health Network Annual Scientific Meeting 2021 Nov 02, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (and online)

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.