Medical treatments http://myesr.org/taxonomy/term/36 en Invest in the Youth application NOW OPEN! 1,000 places available http://myesr.org/announcement/2 <span>Invest in the Youth application NOW OPEN! 1,000 places available</span> <span><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span>Tue, 08/23/2016 - 07:44</span> <p>This year we are expanding our popular Invest in the Youth programme to offer <strong>1,000 young trainees the chance to attend the ECR free of charge.</strong> The programme is open to young trainee radiologists, radiographers and physicists who are ESR members for 2016, and successful applicants will receive free registration for ECR 2017 as well as hotel accommodation for the duration of the congress.</p> <a href="/taxonomy/term/36" hreflang="en">Medical treatments</a> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p class="link forward"> <a href="/congress/rising-stars" > <i class="pe-7s-check"></i> <span> Full criteria and application info </span> </a> </p> </div> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://myesr.org/announcement/2" data-a2a-title="Invest in the Youth application NOW OPEN! 1,000 places available"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 05:44:33 +0000 myESR 2 at http://myesr.org ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group http://myesr.org/article/178 <span property="schema:name">ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-11T12:29:49+00:00">Mon, 07/11/2016 - 14:29</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>Following a call for <strong>expression of interest</strong>, the European Commission recently selected <strong>30 members</strong> to participate in its <strong>eHealth Stakeholder Group 2016-2018</strong>.</p> <p><strong>The EC eHealth stakeholder group</strong> is an expert group which aims to <strong>contribute</strong> to the development of <strong>legislation</strong> or <strong>policy</strong> related to <strong>eHealth</strong> by providing reports, opinions and relevant data, and acting as consultative body for the <strong>European Commission</strong>. The <strong>ESR</strong> was a member of the previous EC eHealth Stakeholder Group established in 2012, which ended its activities last year and published four main reports focusing on interoperability, patient access to <strong>EHR</strong>, telemedicine deployment and eHealth inequalities.</p> <p>The EC eHealth Stakeholder Group represents both users (in terms of health professionals, citizens, patient groups, healthcare managers, hospitals, health insurers, eHealth experts and public health organisations) and industry with a direct interest and core activities centred on Information and <strong>Communications Technology (ICT)</strong>.</p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>The first meeting of the renewed EC eHealth Stakeholder Group took place on May 18 in Brussels. Prof. Emanuele Neri, Chair of the ESR eHealth &amp; Informatics Subcommittee and ESR representative to the EC eHealth Stakeholder Group participated in the meeting.</p> <p><strong>Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety publishes recommended responsibilities for the management of MR safety</strong></p> <p>The Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety was established by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), European Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB), International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), European Federation of Organisations in Medical Physics (EFOMP) and the European Federation of Radiographer Societies (EFRS) in response to the enactment of the EU-directive on physical agents (electromagnetic fields, Directive 2013/35/EU), which defines exposure limits to electric and magnetic fields in the work place.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--article-links paragraph--view-mode--default"> <hr class="hide-12"> <p class="hide-12">Further information:</p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/dae/document.cfm?doc_id=15356" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> 30 members eHealth Stakeholder Group </span> </a> </p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="/" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> Alliance for MRI </span> </a> </p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="https://oshwiki.eu/wiki/Recommended_responsibilities_for_management_of_Magnetic_Resonance_safety" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> Management of MR safety </span> </a> </p> <hr class="hide-12"> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>The directive must be transposed into national law within the EU by July 1, 2016. After years of successful multi-stakeholder engagement by the <strong>Alliance for MRI</strong>, a derogation for MRI was obtained. According to the directive, the EU expects the MR-community to display a high degree of self-regulation, and develop effective training programmes for workers in the field. As a first step it is then necessary to define the roles and responsibilities of workers, so that appropriate training programmes can be developed, which may ultimately be offered by multiple providers.</p> <p>The Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety recently published a document providing recommended responsibilities for the management of MR safety (link above).</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/quality.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/quality.jpg" alt="Quality" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://myesr.org/article/178" data-a2a-title="ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:29:49 +0000 myESR 178 at http://myesr.org ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group http://myesr.org/article/177 <span property="schema:name">ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-11T12:27:05+00:00">Mon, 07/11/2016 - 14:27</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>Following a call for <strong>expression of interest</strong>, the European Commission recently selected <strong>30 members</strong> to participate in its <strong>eHealth Stakeholder Group 2016-2018</strong>.</p> <p><strong>The EC eHealth stakeholder group</strong> is an expert group which aims to <strong>contribute</strong> to the development of <strong>legislation</strong> or <strong>policy</strong> related to <strong>eHealth</strong> by providing reports, opinions and relevant data, and acting as consultative body for the <strong>European Commission</strong>. The <strong>ESR</strong> was a member of the previous EC eHealth Stakeholder Group established in 2012, which ended its activities last year and published four main reports focusing on interoperability, patient access to <strong>EHR</strong>, telemedicine deployment and eHealth inequalities.</p> <p>The EC eHealth Stakeholder Group represents both users (in terms of health professionals, citizens, patient groups, healthcare managers, hospitals, health insurers, eHealth experts and public health organisations) and industry with a direct interest and core activities centred on Information and <strong>Communications Technology (ICT)</strong>.</p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>The first meeting of the renewed EC eHealth Stakeholder Group took place on May 18 in Brussels. Prof. Emanuele Neri, Chair of the ESR eHealth &amp; Informatics Subcommittee and ESR representative to the EC eHealth Stakeholder Group participated in the meeting.</p> <p><strong>Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety publishes recommended responsibilities for the management of MR safety</strong></p> <p>The Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety was established by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), European Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB), International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), European Federation of Organisations in Medical Physics (EFOMP) and the European Federation of Radiographer Societies (EFRS) in response to the enactment of the EU-directive on physical agents (electromagnetic fields, Directive 2013/35/EU), which defines exposure limits to electric and magnetic fields in the work place.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--article-links paragraph--view-mode--default"> <hr class="hide-12"> <p class="hide-12">Further information:</p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/dae/document.cfm?doc_id=15356" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> 30 members eHealth Stakeholder Group </span> </a> </p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="/" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> Alliance for MRI </span> </a> </p> <p class="link forward"> <a href="https://oshwiki.eu/wiki/Recommended_responsibilities_for_management_of_Magnetic_Resonance_safety" > <i class="pe-7s-angle-right-circle"></i> <span> Management of MR safety </span> </a> </p> <hr class="hide-12"> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>The directive must be transposed into national law within the EU by July 1, 2016. After years of successful multi-stakeholder engagement by the <strong>Alliance for MRI</strong>, a derogation for MRI was obtained. According to the directive, the EU expects the MR-community to display a high degree of self-regulation, and develop effective training programmes for workers in the field. As a first step it is then necessary to define the roles and responsibilities of workers, so that appropriate training programmes can be developed, which may ultimately be offered by multiple providers.</p> <p>The Intersociety Working Group on MR Safety recently published a document providing recommended responsibilities for the management of MR safety (link above).</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/quality.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/quality.jpg?itok=_k9XfeFl 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/quality.jpg" alt="Quality" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://myesr.org/article/177" data-a2a-title="ESR successfully renews its membership of the European Commission’s eHealth Stakeholder Group"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:27:05 +0000 myESR 177 at http://myesr.org