Outreach - Opportunities and Events
Adverts for opportunities for outreach work in the field will be uploaded in this section as soon as they arise.
If you are aware of any outreach opportunities we welcome you to contact us with details on the project. Please provide details on location, approximate number of volunteers required and the timing of the project (when the ideal start date is and for how long the mission would be). Details relating to the scope/need of the project and who would be trained is also required (200 words).
Dear BSPR members,
Myanmar: An opportunity to collaborate with Medical Action Myanmar (MAM) in Yangon, Myanmar with the aim of delivering educational content relating to: a) ultrasound training to coincide with the procurement of new ultrasound equipment by MAM and b) plain film teaching. There are as yet no set dates for this activity which is yet to be formally planned however there is an opportunity for interested parties to contact Dr Ramdas Senasi to begin a collaboration with MAM. Please note that the invitation is extended to include a radiographer/sonographer on this trip so if you do know of any interested technicians do let Dr Senasi know
Outreach Mission Report – exploratory mission fostering international collaboration in paediatric imaging outreach and blazing a trail in South Africa, by Savvas Andronikou.
This report outlines a self-initiated paediatric radiology outreach mission to South Africa in
March 2017, with the primary goals of fostering outreach collaboration between the British
Society of paediatric radiology (BSPR) outreach group and the South African Society of
Paediatric Imaging (SASPI) and of setting precedents in paediatric imaging outreach
opportunities in South Africa.
Tropical Health & Education Trust (THET) Annual Conference 2017 which is to be held at the 'Resource for London' in London, UK on the 23rd, 24th and 25th October 2017.
If you are interested in any of the activities outlined above, please do get in touch with us at the earliest.
Dr Karen Chetcuti
Consultant Paediatric Radiologist
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Liverpool L12 2AP
Tel: 0151 252 5432
Fax: 0151 252 5533