Rosetrees Interdisciplinary workshop on neurodegenerative diseases of the brain Feb 10, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Virtual Meeting (online)
iCAIRD, NHS GG&C and NVIDIA: AI in Healthcare Feb 25, 2021 09:00 AM - 12:15 PM — Virtual Meeting (online)
Medical Imaging Convention [rescheduled] Sep 15, 2021 - Sep 16, 2021 — National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, England
Total Body PET 2021 conference [rescheduled] Sep 25, 2021 - Sep 27, 2021 — McEwan Hall, University of Edinburgh


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

Dr Lorna Gibson

Position: Clinical Radiology Registrar and Honorary Clinical Fellow

Institute: NHS Lothian/University of Edinburgh

Department: Clinical Radiology

Key Publications

Gibson LM, Hanby M, Al-Bachari S, Parkes LM, Allan SM, Emsley HCA. Late onset epilepsy and occult cerebrovascular disease. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 2014;34:564-570.

Gibson LM, Whiteley W. The differential diagnosis of stroke: a systematic review. Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 2013;43:114-118.

Maxwell H, Hanby M, Parkes LM, Gibson LM, Coutinho C, Emsley HC. Prevalence and subtypes of radiological cerebrovascular disease in late-onset isolated seizures and epilepsy. Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2012;115:591-596.

Gibson LM, Allan SM, Parkes LM, Emsley HC. Occult cerebrovascular disease and late onset epilepsy: could loss of neurovascular unit integrity be a viable model? Cardiovascular Psychiatry and Neurology. 2011: 130406 Epub March 6th 2011.

Gibson LM, Brazzelli M, Thomas BM, Sandercock PAG. A systematic review of clinical trials of pharmacological interventions for acute ischaemic stroke (1955-2008) that were completed, but not published in full. Trials 2010;11:43.

Sandercock PAG, Gibson LM, Liu M. Anticoagulants for preventing recurrence following presumed non-cardioembolic ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000248.