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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 blog post:

Change to the pacemaker limit: what does it mean?


Certified MR Safety Experts: update

The Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM) has published a list of MR safety experts (MRSE) certified to practise in Australia and New Zealand. Certified MRSEs have completed an extensive course combining theoretical knowledge, electro-magnetic theory, practical assignments, and assessment by exam and interview. The list can be found here.

Further details of the course.


Textbook Essentials of MRI Safety available as paperback and eBook/Kindle.

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 excerpts here:

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


New course dates for 2023

MR Essential Physics – virtual

Check back for Australia-New Zealand online course.

MR Essential Safety: next steps- virtual

Australia-New Zealand online course. New dates to follow.

Check back for details.

Eden Learning: MRI the inside story

MRI: the inside story. Beginners/refresher course

London UK, online. 16-18 May 2023.

MRI: the inside story. Intermediate/advanced course

London UK, in-class/online. 12-14 Sept 2023

Eden Learning: MR Safety First

London UK, in-class/online. 10-11 May and 5-6 Sept 2023.