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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.

Radiation Oncology
The European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO) is hosting its third joint ESTRO-RANZCR session at the forthcoming meeting in Vienna from 5-9 May 2017. As part of the second MOU signed between ESTRO and RANZCR last year, the formalisation of this reciprocal joint forum has been...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
RANZCR has a refreshed website which is now live at www.ranzcr.com . This complements our award-winning websites for Targeting Cancer and InsideRadiology which were re-launched in 2015 and 2016. The website has been redeveloped in response to member feedback and the findings from our 2016 member...
Radiation Oncology
Australian researchers are celebrating the results of a new clinical trial, which shows that radiation therapy for prostate cancer can safely be compressed from a standard eight weeks of daily treatment down to four weeks with the same cure rate and no difference in side effects. Click here to...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has released a revised version of guidelines for clinical radiologists about best practice in relation to clinical radiology reports. Clinical radiologists are specialists who conduct imaging procedures and play an important...
Clinical Radiology
A coalition of peak organisations with expertise in the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care of people with breast cancer have agreed on a Statement of Principles aiming to promote best practice in imaging of breast cancer. Click here to read the Media Release Click here to read the Statement...
Radiation Oncology
Cancer patients requiring brachytherapy, a special type of radiation therapy, stand to lose access to this cancer treatment if proposed changes from a government funding scheme are implemented. Radiation oncologists attending the Australasian Brachytherapy Group (ABG) 2017 Annual Scientific...
Clinical Radiology
The re-designed Inside Radiology website has won the Best in Class award in the Interactive Media Award (IMA) in the medical category. Best in Class is the highest honour bestowed by the IMA. It is awarded to a medical-related digital platform displaying the very best in planning, execution and...
Radiation Oncology
The Faculty of Radiation Oncology was saddened by the passing of Ms Sally Crossing AM on 28 December 2016, after a long and brave battle with cancer. A memorial service was held at the University of Sydney to celebrate Sally’s life, on Saturday 4 February 2017, which also marked International...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The College is currently calling for expressions of interest in a number of roles, listed on this page. Clinical Radiology Post-mortem Imaging Working Group Overview Expressions of interest are being called to join the newly formed Post-Mortem Imaging Working Group. Post-mortem imaging is a niche...