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Welcome to the latest edition with updates from the Australia and New Zealand Medical Radiations Research Network.

New: Conversations in Research Webinar
Save the Date: December 6th

When: December 6th 8pm AEST  

Topic: Getting started in research, it's as easy as 1,2,3

Platform: Zoom Online Meeting Space

Designed for all levels of researchers, whether novice or expert, across all professional disciplines, Conversations in Research is a 30 minute online video based discussion forum with research professionals.

The first chapter in the series you will meet 3 PhD students at various stages of their study and hear from their supervisors about how to create successful research projects.

The format is Q&A, so you will have an opportunity to ask questions via the online chat tool. You can email questions in advance to with ‘ANZMRRN Q&A’ in the subject line.

Download the platform today and get familiar with the zoom space 

New Members 
We welcome Kim Lewis (Radiographer, NZ) and Jessie Childs (Sonographer, SA) to the Steering Group.

Meet Kim via her virtual profile on our Youtube Channel

Member Publications
The ANZMRRN aims to highlight and celebrate the amazing work being done by all Medical Radiation Practitioners.

Recent research publications by ANZMRRN members:

Everitt, S. Callahan, J. Obeid, E. Hicks, R. Mac Manus, M. Ball, D.  (2017) Acute radiation oesophagitis associated with FDG uptake on PET/CT during chemo-radiation therapy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 61 (5) 61(5):682-688.
DOI: 10.1111/1754-9485.12631

Angelis, GI., Ryder, WJ., Gillam, JE., Boisson, F., Kyme, AZ., Fulton, RR., Meikle, SR., Kench, PL. (2017). Rigid motion correction of dual opposed planar projections in single photon imaging. Phys. Med. Biol. 62 3923.
Abdullah, K., McEntee, M., Reed, W., Kench, P. (2016). Radiation dose and diagnostic image quality associated with iterative reconstruction in coronary CT angiography: A systematic review. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 60, 459-468. DOI: 10.1111/1754-9485.12473

Pang, E. Knight, K, Baird, M. Loh, J. Boo, A. & Tuan, J. (2017) A comparison of inter-fraction setup error, patient comfort and therapist acceptance for two different prostate radiotherapy immobilisation devices. Advances in Radiation Oncology
DOI: 10.1016/j.adro.2017.02.001

If you have a publication would like to share with members of the network, please send a link through to (papers "in-press" are welcome) 


Upcoming Conferences
ANZMRRN members are presenting at:

2017 NSW Training and Innovations Symposium
1-2 December @ Crowne Plaza Terrigal NSW

Radiation Oncology trainees, Radiation Therapists and Medical Imaging radiographers together to focus on cross-disciplinary training, clinical research and innovative practices 

Full Program Link


If you are presenting at an upcoming conference let other members of the network, know by sending us an email at

Help Needed: Sponsors!

The ANZMRRN are seeking sponsors to help maintain the viability of the network into 2018 and beyond. If you know of an industry spronsor who would be willing to help fund the activities of the network, please
 email (subject line: Sponsorship 2018)  

Contact us at
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