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My aim is to provide world class MRI physics and safety education and training, medical imaging physics and radiation safety consultancy.

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NEWS

New tool for MRI safety education- now calculates magnetic torque:
magnetic force calculator

New textbook Essentials of MRI Safety available now as paperback and eBook/Kindle.

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Visit the publisher’s page.

In recent years MRI safety has received increased media attention with growing public concern. From controversies over the use and side-effects of gadolinium to projectile accidents, a serious adverse MRI event always makes news. It doesn’t have to. It is possible to practice completely without incident, as long as you understand the essence of MRI safety.

Essentials of MRI safety

Read some adapted excerpts:

Table of contents

Systems and safety: MR hardware and fields: chapter 1 (entire)

Reducing acoustic noise in MRI from chapter 6: Acoustic noise

Are cochlear implants MR conditional? from chapter 10: Active implants

MRI Safety Standards and guidance from chapter 14: Organisation and management

Order Essentials of MRI Safety here.


Course dates for 2020

MR Essential Safety: Next Steps (virtual)

Session 4:  Wednesday September 30, 2020    6:30 – 8:00pm  AEST
Session 5:  Wednesday October 14, 2020         6:30 – 8:00pm  AEST

Details and registration: https://pep.siemens-info.com/en-us/mr-essential-safety-next-steps-virtual


Essentials of MRI Safety online

Dubai, UAE. Virtual course

Session 1 12 October 2020

Session 2 15 October 2020

Session 3 19 October 2020

Session 4 22 October 2020

For further details and registration email healthineers.academy.ae@siemens-healthineers.com


MR Essential Physics

Sydney NSW- new dates to be announced.

Details and registration: https://pep.siemens-info.com/en-us/mr-essential-physics

MR Essential Safety: Next steps

7 November, Hobart, Tasmania CANCELLED due to Covid restrictions

Details: https://pep.siemens-info.com/en-us/mr-essential-safety-next-steps


New course dates for 2021


Eden Learning: MRI the inside story

MRI: the inside story. Basic course.

10-12 May 2021. London UK

Eden Learning: MR Safety First

London, UK

17-18 May 2021

Further information:

https://www.edenlearning.com/courses/mri-safety-training/


Recent blog posts

Reducing acoustic noise in MRI

Essentials of MRI Safety book

Are cochlear implants MR conditional?

MRI Safety Standards and Guidance


Older news

MRIS History UK ebook

Personal accounts from UK-based pioneers of MR imaging and spectroscopy.