What have you done to improve radiation safety in your setting?
Enter this award to share your work and improve healthcare across the world.
BIR members are invited to apply for this new radiation safety travel award which will be awarded every two years. Funding will be provided of up to £1000 for the recipient to travel to their chosen relevant scientific conference to present their presentation/poster.
The applicant must design a new resource/tool to improve radiation safety in healthcare. This may be innovative software or a novel use of new technologies. It could consist of a device or object to warn, protect or assess protection provided. It could be a new concept to challenge or enhance current thinking on radiation safety.
Following the conference, the winner of the award must submit their research to a relevant BJR journal for consideration for publication. The winner must also submit a written report to the BIR on their experience at the relevant conference.
Closing date for applications is 31 March 2017.
How to apply
Complete the application form giving details of the resource or tool in less than 500 words.
Application form and criteria and guidelines.
Image: Dawn Philips, Sales and Marketing Leader GE Healthcare (left) with Jacqueline Fowler, Chief Executive BIR.