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.

  • 14 APRIL 2014

    BIR responds to draft curriculum for the Higher Specialist Scientist Training sc...

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    07 APRIL 2014

    Royal Photographic Society Award

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  • 04 APRIL 2014

    BJR Special Issue: Forensic Radiology

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    25 MARCH 2014

    Adverse incidence reporting is simplified

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  • 12 MARCH 2014

    Dr David Wilson becomes President Elect

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    12 MARCH 2014

    BIR welcomes Elekta

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  • 04 APRIL 2014

    Spreading the word about radiation protection

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    04 FEBRUARY 2014

    Reflection, Surface and Material – What Lays ‘Beneath the Transparent’

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  • 07 JANUARY 2014

    A look back…and forward

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    17 DECEMBER 2013

    Powerful partnerships

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  • 01 NOVEMBER 2013

    Celebrating medical imaging

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    30 SEPTEMBER 2013

    Sharing: the future of healthcare reform

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  • 04 SEPTEMBER 2013

    How imaging technology can help tackle the funding challenge facing healthcare

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    02 AUGUST 2013

    Happy belated 65th birthday

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  • @BIR_News: CT scan reveals what's in Egyptian Mummy's tummy. #radiology 17/04/2014 - 11:10
  • @BIR_News: Leonardo da Vinci exhibition in Edinburgh uses MRI & CT scans to explore the relevance of his anatomical research. 16/04/2014 - 11:17
  • @BIR_News: BIR Annual Congress - book now for early bird rates #radiology #MSK #neuro #cardiovascular #infection #lungs #abdomen 16/04/2014 - 10:59
  • @BIR_News: Congratulations to radiographer Marilyn Williams who collected her MBE recently #radiography @SCoRMembers 15/04/2014 - 12:26
  • @BIR_News: Great to meet all of you who visited the BIR booth at ESTRO33 this year! 14/04/2014 - 01:07

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