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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.

Visit here to find details of training and education courses, resources and tutorials.


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

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Paperback to be published June-August, territory-dependent. 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

In the lead up to publication we will post 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


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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:


Essential MR Physics

New dates to be confirmed.

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

Essentials of MRI Safety

Dubai, UAE. Check back for details of on-line course.

Recent blog posts

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.

New blog post on MRI Safety Standards and Guidance.