Event start:
4 Mar 2024 09:00
Event end:
4 Mar 2024 17:00
Apex Hotel, Dundee, DD1 3JP
Radiologists, MR radiographers and MR physicists,

£50 for consultants, £40 for non-consultants. Lunch included.


A series of educational and informative talks on various contemporary topics in MR imaging (please see programme in More info), targeted to radiologists, MR radiographers and MR physicists, expected to be helpful in daily practice.
The Apex Hotel in Dundee benefits from proximity to Dundee Railway Station as well as free on-site parking for attendees and residential options.

Attendance at the event would be accredited with 6 CPD points (tentative) in accordance with Royal College of Radiologists CPD scheme (physicians).
Suitable accreditation for Radiographers is also being applied.

9.25 am. Introduction.
9.30 am. MRI for non conditional pacemakers and other CIEDs- Aberdeen experience. Dr Mark Pether, Aberdeen.
10.00 am. Imaging of the Brain at (Ultra-) high Field. Dr Graeme Keith, Glasgow.
10.30 am. Field-Cycling Imaging: a novel method for exploring new contrast mechanisms at ultra-low magnetic fields. Dr James Ross, Aberdeen.
11-11.25 am. Tea Break.
11.25 am. Learning from a Significant Adverse Event in the MR Environment. Dr Gillian MacNaught, NHS Lothian.
11.50 am. Applications of PET-MRI. Dr Gillian MacNaught, NHS Lothian.
12.05 pm. Setting up Paediatric MRI service with melatonin. Dr Alice Jollands, Dundee.
12.35-1.25 pm. Lunch.
1.25 pm. Portable MRI-safety implications and experience so far. Dr Blair Johnston and Dr Rodney Stewart. Glasgow

2.05 pm. MRI Imaging of the neck-A laryngeal perspective. Dr Anu Kamalasanan, Lanarkshire.
2.25 pm. Untangling the Mystery: Radiological Insights into Female Pelvic Organ Torsion. Dr Brooke Lawson, Dundee.
2.55 pm. An update on SINAPSE. Dr Jennifer Macfarlane, Dundee.
3.05-3.30 pm. Tea Break.
3.30 pm. An update to GISP (Generic implant safety policies). Dr Steve Gandy, Dundee.
3.50 pm. Cardiac MRI: Challenges and Pitfalls. Dr Chary Duraikannu, Dundee.
4.20 pm. Reporting White matter changes on MRI. Is there a consensus? Dr Riccardo Zannoni, Dundee.
4.40 pm. MRI in Stroke -An Update. Prof Iris Grunwald. Dundee.
5.00 pm. Close.

Dr Jennifer Macfarlane
Dr Gillian Duncan
Dr Avinash Kanodia