Breast imaging study day

8th March 2019  08:45 - 17:00 (GMT+00:00) GMT

The BIR realises the pressures of an increasing workload for breast radiologists. With that in mind we invite you to attend our 'Breast imaging study day' in 2019 in London to bring together speakers who are experts in the latest clinically relevant advancements in breast imaging. 
This one-day event will provide an update on the latest developments in breast imaging, including breast MRI screening, economics of using technology like vacuum assisted excision biopsy systems and tomosynthesis, updates on LORIS trial and integrating AI in breast imaging.

This event will appeal to consultant radiologists, radiology registrars, interested clinicians, medical students who want a flavour of breast imaging, mammographers, radiographers with advanced interests and Industry representatives.

Educational aims:

  • To enhance knowledge of the latest clinically relevant developments in breast imaging in one day
  • To hear and interact with experts in the field about what to expect in the next one year
  • To network with colleagues and peers’ from across the country

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Registration fees
BIR Plan 1 member £165
BIR Plan 2 member £125
BIR Trainee member £75
BIR Retired member £65
BIR Student member £65
Non-member £275




We are very grateful to the following organisations for supporting this event.

Bayer Healthcare

The NHS faces many challenges today around the increasing need for governance to demonstrate best patient care within increasing financial constraints. Bayer’s Radiology business is well placed to be the partner in helping trusts to address these challenges. With market-leading contrast media and power injector systems, Bayer is able to offer innovative patient care and with the addition of its informatics platform, it can support radiology departments in driving protocol standardisation and easily accessible audit data that enable departments to meet further challenges faced around contrast and radiation dose management.

Philips Healthcare

Philips Healthcare is a leading supplier of diagnostic imaging systems and related services. Following the recent programme of acquisitions the company offers a comprehensive porfolio of healthcare products including conventional X-ray systems, dedicated systems for cardiovascular and interventional procedures; CT and MRI scanners, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy planning, echocardiography, digital ultrasound, patient cardiac monitoring equipment and PACS.

Siemens Healthcare Limited

The healthcare market is in ongoing transition and we see healthcare providers worldwide drive consolidation, an increasingly "industrial" logic of healthcare delivery, and a shift from treating illness to managing health – ultimately looking for ways to improve outcomes while reducing costs. We aspire to be the partner to help achieve this goal. To live up to our ambition, we are determined to answer the questions that drive your business development. To overcome lack of specialised staff, ensure consistent outcomes across an organisation, increase competitiveness, avoid profitability risks, and implement growth strategies, we are your partner that you can rely on to stand out with clinical excellence, operational efficiency, and financial profitability.