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.

  • 09 DECEMBER 2014

    BIR at RSNA 2014

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    08 DECEMBER 2014

    The future is bright for radiology

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  • 08 DECEMBER 2014

    Institute of Physics Survey of Employees

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    08 DECEMBER 2014

    Toshiba goes green

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  • 03 DECEMBER 2014

    BIR/Philips Trainee Award for Excellence

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    07 NOVEMBER 2014

    BIR and IPEM support Ask for Evidence

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  • @BIR_News: RT @BJR_Radiology: New volume, new cover from our competition winner, Dr R Bhoil! January 2015 BJR now online http:/… 22/12/2014 - 02:08
  • @BIR_News: Have you seen all the benefits that come with being a member of the BIR? Access to journals, resources and lots more. 18/12/2014 - 02:09
  • @BIR_News: Do you want to have a say in how the BIR operates in your area? Then join one of our regional branches 18/12/2014 - 11:28
  • @BIR_News: Want to join the BIR but not a British member? Find out about our international member rates 18/12/2014 - 10:37
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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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  • 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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