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.

  • 23 JULY 2014

    Report shows an increase in radiation incidents

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    27 JUNE 2014

    Dr John Buscombe receives Toshiba award at UKRC 2014

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  • 20 JUNE 2014

    Esaote supports Argentina's World Cup team

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    03 JUNE 2014

    BJR features in AuntMinnie Europe

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  • 25 MAY 2014

    BIR calls for broadening of Cancer Drugs Fund

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    21 MAY 2014

    Guerbet join BIR as corporate subscriber

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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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  • 01 NOVEMBER 2013

    Celebrating medical imaging

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    30 SEPTEMBER 2013

    Sharing: the future of healthcare reform

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  • @BIR_News: #openaccess article in @BJR_Radiology Challenge of segmental small bowel motility quantitation using MR enterography 28/07/2014 - 12:00
  • @BIR_News: 5 days until early-bird rates expire for our BIR Annual Congress. Book now: @SCoRMembers @ipemnews @RCRadiologists 28/07/2014 - 10:00
  • @BIR_News: @UWEhasCPD Thanks for the follow. Btw it's FREE for students to join the BIR. For all interested in medical imaging 28/07/2014 - 08:00
  • @BIR_News: @SugarmanRADs Thanks for the follow. Did you know you can advertise jobs on the BIR medical imaging jobs board? 28/07/2014 - 07:58
  • @BIR_News: One shot breast cancer treatment gets NHS go ahead. #radiation #radiotherapy @RCRadiologists @SCoRMembers @ipemnews 25/07/2014 - 07:49

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