The BIR: where science meets medicine for the benefit of the patient

Whether you are a radiologist, radiographer, medical physicist, radiotherapist, oncologist or a company working in the field of radiology, there is a membership to suit you.


The BIR publishes the journals BJR, DMFR and Imaging, as well as book titles which are essential reading for radiologists, medical physicists, radiotherapists, radiographers and radiobiologists.


• Special Interest Groups and Scientific Committees • Regional Committees • Prizes, Awards and Bursaries • Knowledge Hub • Online Journals and Resources • Archives • Links


Our educational events provide an opportunity for the sharing of knowledge and discussion. We offer a wide range of engaging programmes across the UK for everyone interested in radiology.

  • 20 FEBRUARY 2015

    IAEA seeks feedback on radiation protection report

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    02 FEBRUARY 2015

    Were you ever a BIR Trainee/Student member? Sign up for Full member conversion...

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  • 02 FEBRUARY 2015

    Support for Image Gently

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    20 JANUARY 2015

    BIR response to increase in funding for cancer drugs

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  • 08 JANUARY 2015

    COMARE Chair and Members vacancies

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    08 JANUARY 2015

    BJR|case reports: Submissions now open

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  • @BIR_News: Nothing like a deadline to motivate you! Just a few hours to go. Enter BIR/Philips Excellence award for trainees 28/02/2015 - 10:06
  • @BIR_News: RT @BJR_Radiology: #BJRtravelbug enjoying the view at St Basil's Cathedral. Where has your logo bug got to? http://… 27/02/2015 - 12:05
  • @BIR_News: Students! Cash travel bursary! Improve your CV! Enter now 48 hrs deadline @SCoRMembers 26/02/2015 - 04:09
  • @BIR_News: X-ray vision: magical montages made from floppy disks and scans 26/02/2015 - 03:50
  • @BIR_News: Just 2 days to deadline. Fame and cash prizes. Enter BIR/Philips Excellence award for trainees @Radiopaedia pls RT 26/02/2015 - 02:30
  • 02 FEBRUARY 2015

    X-ray risks – ask for evidence

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    09 JANUARY 2015

    Skill mix in radiology: a personal tale

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  • 17 DECEMBER 2014

    Improving patient outcomes while cutting costs

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    08 DECEMBER 2014

    A Radiologist in the Planning Room

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  • 03 NOVEMBER 2014

    The advent of radiation protection through WWI radiology martyrs

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    06 OCTOBER 2014

    The Importance of Investing in Medical Technology

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  • 05 SEPTEMBER 2014

    Professionalism in healthcare

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    08 JULY 2014

    Looking back on the life of Professor Robert Steiner

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