IRSA Registrar Presentation Award 2016

Following the Annual Scientific Meeting in Queenstown, the IRSA Executive would like to congratulate the winners of the IRSA Registrar Presentation prize in 2016

The joint winners are Dr Sherry Wang, Alfred Hospital, for the presentation: Occupational radiation exposure to the lens of the eye in interventional radiology, and Drs Chris-Tin Cheng, and Bianca Lenffer, also from the Alfred Hospital for their presentation: A Single centre comparative study of the ALN, Cook Celect and Cook Celect Platinum vena cava filters.







The APSCVIR 2018 website is now live  http://apscvir.com/

On the site, you will find timelines for various conference related events including regular updates

on the scientific programme, invited faculty, registration details and abstract submission.

The organising committee look forward to welcoming you to APSCVIR 2018 in Auckland for what

promises to be an outstanding event.

Dr Richard Waugh

IRSA would like to congratulate IRSA member Dr Richard Waugh from NSW, on being awarded an Order of the Australia Medal for his service to Radiology and Interventional Radiology as a practioner and educator.

IR Fellows 2016

IRSA is considering the concept of forming an IRSA school of Interventional Radiology as well as recognising IRSA accredited IR fellowships and would like to know which centres currently take fellows. IRSA would like to request members to forward the contact details (such as an email address) of their future fellows for 2016. In addition there is a high likelihood of a short IR course available for the 2016 fellows supported by an industry partner and we would like to make sure all fellows for 2016 have an opportunity to be invited. 

Please forward details to hilary.baldwin@ranzcr.edu.au by Monday 16th November.

Many thanks for your assistance 

Dr Gerard Goh  Chief Examiner EBIR Aus/NZ





IR Fellowships Australia and New Zealand

A table of IR Fellowships currently available in Australia and New Zealand can be found under Postitions vacant in the members section (link below).

IR Fellowships/contact details in Australia and New Zealand

Should any IRSA member know of further fellowships or wish to advertise vacant IR positions please contact Hilary Baldwin hilary.baldwin@ranzcr.edu.au