Medical, Legal, And Practice
Imposter syndrome proves common among radiography students
Many radiography students experience frequent or intense feelings of imposter syndrome -- defined as the inability to believe that your success is deserved or has been legitimately achieved due to your efforts or skills. That's the conclusion of a U.K. study.
October 25, 2023
Why scientific mobility is more important than ever
The need to promote scientific mobility -- international exchange and collaboration between science and medicine professionals -- is greater than ever to ensure the best radiological practices will be a common motivation for the next generation of cross-border radiologists. That's the view of Dr. Filippo Pesapane.
October 8, 2019
EBR releases dates for spring 2020 EDiR exams
The European Board of Radiology (EBR) has released dates for its European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) exam in spring 2020.
October 3, 2019
ESR promotes 5-year minimum for radiology training
The European Society of Radiology (ESR) is strongly urging the European Commission to increase the minimum requirement for radiologist training from four years to five years to comply with the European Training Curriculum for Radiology.
June 4, 2019
ESOR to accept visiting scholarship applications
The European School of Radiology (ESOR) will begin accepting applications for its visiting scholarship program on 25 February. The deadline for submission is 11 March.
February 13, 2019
Radiologist training academy opens in Wales
A new academy dedicated to training radiologists has opened in Wales. Located in Pencoed, the National Imaging Academy Wales is the first dedicated facility for radiologist training.
February 12, 2019
Opinion: Radiologists must reflect on best uses for AI
Medical students aren't being taught enough about artificial intelligence (AI) technology, and radiologists need to actively consider how best to validate, approve, and integrate AI algorithms into their clinical practices, according to an editorial published online on 8 February in
February 10, 2019
Simulator training can improve ultrasound skills
Simulator-based training shows considerable promise for improving the abdominal diagnostic ultrasound performance of radiology trainees, according to a Danish study published online on 7 January in
January 10, 2019
Radiology must stress patient contact to lure trainees
To win the hearts and minds of trainees and reassure them about the impact of artificial intelligence, radiologists must highlight patient interaction and how they contribute to clinical management, delegates heard at the annual leadership meeting of the European Society of Radiology, recently streamed live from Berlin.
December 18, 2018
Survey sheds new light on radiology training
More than three-quarters (77%) of junior doctors wish they had experienced more radiology teaching in their undergraduate curriculum, according to a survey of 150 junior doctors from 29 U.K. medical schools. They were particularly keen on learning more about skeletal radiographs and major trauma CT.
November 15, 2018
ESR survey reveals trainees’ concerns over work safety
Over a third of European radiology trainees are dissatisfied with work safety in hospitals, and many believe there’s plenty of room for improvement, a European Society of Radiology (ESR) survey of more than 1,000 trainees has found. They're also concerned about the limited job mobility in radiology, and many of them lack confidence in the training they're receiving.
September 23, 2018
ESR invests in youth for ECR 2019
The European Society of Radiology (ESR) continues to invest in youth at its annual meeting, ECR, by providing free registration and accommodation vouchers to 1,000 young professionals for the 2019 congress.
August 19, 2018
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