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The News and Media section of the website provides the latest information on activities within the College, and the clinical radiology and radiation oncology professions.

Clinical Radiology
The College is currently seeking information regarding the nature and extent of interventions being performed in Australia and New Zealand. A survey was developed by the Interventional Radiology Committee and was sent to members on Tuesday, 25 July 2017. Please keep an eye on your inbox for a copy...
Clinical Radiology
The College has recently released two new submissions to the MBS Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Committee. Please view the RANZCR Submission to the MBS Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Committee Report on Knee Imaging here. Please view the RANZCR Submission to the MBS Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Committee...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The call for nominations for trainees to join the Clinical Radiology Trainees Committee (CRTC) and the Radiation Oncology Trainees Committee (ROTC) will be closing on Monday 24 July 2017 at 4:00pm AEST. Trainees are encouraged to participate in the opportunity to be a part of the CRTC and ROTC...
An outage to the RANZCR Learning Portal is planned for 07:00 AEDST on Tuesday, 18 July 2017 for 2 approximately hours for maintenance purposes. During the outage, there will be no access to the whole Learning Portal which includes CPD Online, the Trainee Information Management System (TIMS) and...
Radiation Oncology
The Faculty of Radiation Oncology Lung Interest Cooperative (FROLIC) will be holding a one day workshop on Friday 1 September from 9:00am - 3:15pm at the Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens, Melbourne, with the theme to cover targeted treatment for advanced lung cancer. The program is available to view...
Clinical Radiology
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has released a new clinical care standard on Osteoarthritis of the Knee, which has been endorsed by the Faculty of Clinical Radiology. Osteoarthritis affects about 2.1 million Australians, particularly those aged over 45. Knee...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) is concerned about reports that outpatient radiology services at the Royal Adelaide Hospital will be privatised. RANZCR CEO, Ms Natalia Vukolova, said, "Training our workforce is critical to our health system into the...
Radiation Oncology
The Faculty of Radiation Oncology has recently updated the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Guidelines for Informed Consent. This document provides guidance when seeking patients’ consent to receive radiation treatment. It highlights the underlying principles of informed consent and the importance of...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
For the 2017 New Zealand general election The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists is calling on all political parties to support investment in our health system. The recommendations outlined are the key policy issues that will make a real difference to the quality of health...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The College administers a number of different awards and prizes for Fellows, Educational Affiliates and trainees each year. The Awards and Honours nomination process for this year have closed. The College will soon notify each branch of the 2017 outcomes of received nominations in early July. If...