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Monday, 1st October 2007-RCSI Faculty of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting

01 October 2007

The Faculty of Radiologists at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) bestowed its highest honour of Honorary Fellow on three leading experts in the field of Radiology during its three-day Annual Scientific Meeting which was held in the College from September 27th - 29th September 2007. Professor Andy Adam, President of the Royal College of Radiologists and President of the European Society; Professor Ann Barrett, Professor of Oncology and Deputy Head of School at the University of East Anglia and Professor Nestor Müller, Professor of Radiology in the University of British Columbia in Vacouver, Canada were honoured at a special ceremony that took place on the evening of 28th September.


Pictured from l to r are Professor Nestor Müller, Professor of Radiology in the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada; Professor Ann Barrett, Professor of Oncology and Deputy Head of School at the University of East Anglia; Professor Peter McCarthy, Dean of the Faculty of Radiologists, RCSI; Professor Andy Adam, President of the Royal College of Radiologists and President of the European Society and Professor Frank Keane, RCSI Council member.

The three-day meeting discussed topics relating to the field of Radiology including Cardiac CT/MRI; Caratoid and Cerebrovascular Disease; Venous Disease; Innovations in Radiotherapy and Radiation Biology Research. There were also a number of poster presentations at the event. The RCSI Faculty of Radiologists is the Professional and Academic Body Clinical Radiologists and Radiation Oncologists in Ireland. It offers specialist training and post graduate examinations. The Faculty's objectives are to advance the science, art and practice of Radiology, Radiation Oncology and its allied sciences and to promote education, study and research in the area.