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.

  • 04 NOVEMBER 2014

    New Imaging Single Best Answer book and the BIR’s first app!

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    29 OCTOBER 2014

    Call to publicly report clinical trials

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  • 20 OCTOBER 2014

    Radiographers on strike for four hours today

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    14 OCTOBER 2014

    Military theme for Midlands launch

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  • 10 OCTOBER 2014

    Join the BIR Accreditation Committee

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    06 OCTOBER 2014

    New President's two year vision

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  • @BIR_News: Proud of our artist in residence Hugh Turvey who appeared on Blue Peter yesterday Watch 8 mins in #XRay @xrayartist 31/10/2014 - 12:54
  • @BIR_News: Join us in Southampton on 10 December for our Wessex autumn meeting 30/10/2014 - 04:47
  • @BIR_News: Grab your place at our 'Diagnostic radiology for advanced #headandneck #cancer planning' event on 26 Nov in London 30/10/2014 - 04:11
  • @BIR_News: RT @BJR_Radiology: Radiography of flowers, courtesy of the BJR Archive... 30/10/2014 - 02:23
  • @BIR_News: British Museum shows how CT enlivens the ancient dead 30/10/2014 - 02:00
  • 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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    07 MAY 2014

    The journey to a single RIS-PACS environment

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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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