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 tool for MRI safety education:
magnetic force calculator
New textbook Essentials of MRI Safety available now 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.
Read some adapted excerpts:
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
Session 1: Wednesday August 19, 2020 6:30 – 8:00pm AEST
Session 2: Wednesday September 2, 2020 6:30 – 8:00pm AEST
Session 3: Wednesday September 16, 2020 6:30 – 8:00pm AEST
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
17-18 October, Sydney NSW
Details and registration: https://pep.siemens-info.com/en-us/mr-essential-physics
7 November, Hobart, Tasmania
Details and registration: https://pep.siemens-info.com/en-us/mr-essential-safety-next-steps
New course dates for 2021
MRI: the inside story. Basic course.
10-12 May 2021. London UK
17-18 May 2021
Dubai, UAE. Check back for details of on-line course.
Recent blog posts
Personal accounts from UK-based pioneers of MR imaging and spectroscopy.