Radiology conferences for junior doctors and medical students

Free and low-cost radiology conferences to attend and/or present at for junior doctors or medical students


Conferences allow attendees to present their work and keep up to date with the latest research, as well as helping you to build your portfolio by demonstrating interest in Radiology.

 

People attending a conference

Conferences are an opportunity to learn more about the specialty of clinical radiology, enhance your learning and network with others in the field

 

There are several local (UK-based) and international Radiology conferences that happen annually, most of which encourage students and junior doctors to attend by offering free or subsidised registration.

 

  Free conferences

  • CIRSE – Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe

    https://www.cirse.org/events/cirse-annual-congress  

    Cost: Free for students
    Location: Varies (Europe)
    Date: Annually in September

    • Largest interventional radiology (IR) conference in the world
    • Student programme available
    • Travel bursary available for European nationality (including UK) students
  • European Conference on Embolotherapy

    https://www.etconference.org  

    Cost: Free for students
    Location: Varies (Europe)
    Date: Annually in June

    • Dedicated embolisation conference to learn about the latest advances in the field of embolisation and expand its indications
  • ECIO - European Conference on Interventional Oncology

    https://www.ecio.org  

    Cost: Free for students
    Location: Varies (Europe)
    Date: Annually in April

    • Dedicated conference to learn about the latest advances in the field of interventional oncology

 

  Low cost conferences catered for students/junior doctors

  • NIRS - National Interventional Radiology Symposium

    https://www.uknirs.org  

    Cost: Low-cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: London
    Date: Annually in September

    • Dedicated interventional radiology event for medical students and foundation doctors
    • Subspecialty insights and hands-on workshops
  • RIISE - Radiological Imaging & Intervention Symposium Edinburgh

    https://riise89970440.wordpress.com  

    Cost: Low-cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: Edinburgh
    Date: Annually in April

    • UKs foremost event for medical students and foundation doctors interested or considering future careers in radiology and interventional radiology
    • Student-run project aiming to raise the profile of radiology careers
  • SRT - Society of Radiologists in Training Annual Educational Conference

    https://www.thesrt.co.uk  

    Cost: Low-cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: Varies (UK)
    Date: Annually in May

    • Programme designed entirely with trainees in mind and speakers are invited based on their ability to provide engaging and enjoyable teaching to trainees
    • Strongly supported by the RCR, issues relevant to radiology trainees will also be discussed

 

  Not free, but have student discounts

  • Firstly most if not all conferences will offer some sort of discount to students and/or junior doctors so look at their websites for pricing details. Below are a selection of the main radiology conferences to consider.

  • RCR ASM - Royal College of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting

    https://www.rcr.ac.uk  

    Cost: Reduced cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: Liverpool (UK)
    Date: Annually in October

    • Three lecture streams and two workshop streams per day
    • ePoster and proffered paper competitions
  • UKIO - UK Imaging and Oncology Congress

    https://www.ukio.org.uk  

    Cost: Reduced cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: Liverpool (UK)
    Date: Annually in June

    • UKIO is the permanent amalgamation of the UKRC and the former UKRO conferences
    • The largest multidisciplinary imaging and oncology conference in the UK
  • BSIR ASM - British Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting

    https://www.bsir.org  

    Cost: Reduced cost for students and junior doctors
    Location: Varies (UK)
    Date: Annually in November

    • UKs Interventional Radiology Conference