ISR and ACR Leadership Training Supports Radiologists in Sub-Saharan Africa
The ACR Radiology Leadership Institute and the ISR are collaborating on a leadership program tailored to the practice environments in Sub-Saharan Africa. The virtual program will focus on foundational leadership principles. The pilot program will include radiologists in Zambia, who will participate in on-demand training modules and a hands-on workshop with customized cases. As the program develops, the organizers plan to expand to radiologists in other parts of the world.
Recording available now: ISR-WFUMB-WHO Webinar on Safer Maternal and Newborn Care – the Role of Ultrasound
The ISR, the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB) and the World Health Organization (WHO) held a webinar on Safer Maternal and Newborn Care – the Role of Ultrasound on September 14, chaired by Guy Frija (ISR) and Jacques Abramowicz (WFUMB). The webinar was organised in celebration of World Patient Safety Day (WPSD), which is commemorated annually on 17 September, and offered interesting lectures from high-level speakers. The recording is available now for free.
Paper on How to improve access to medical imaging in low- and middle-income countries published
The ISR-endorsed paper on "How to improve access to medical imaging in low- and middle-income countries" has been published in The Lancet journal EClinicalMedicine.