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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 Radiation Oncology
The Commonwealth Department of Health (DoH) has now confirmed a further Expression of Interest (EOI) online process for new Specialist Training Program (STP) positions (excluding Integrated Rural Training Pipeline Positions) will open in late September 2018 , for six weeks. The STP aims to support...
Radiation Oncology
The College is delighted that its Targeting Cancer campaign, which promotes awareness of radiation therapy as a treatment option for cancer patients, will be showcased alongside international experts in a forthcoming world-first online course aimed at the general community and those affected by...
Clinical Radiology
Health care providers should develop more efficient working models to ensure adult stroke victims receive the best possible care, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has said. The Quality Imaging in Acute Stroke Management Position Paper, developed by RANZCR’s...
Clinical Radiology
Over the last two years the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has been undertaking targeted work on developing solutions to address issues relating to the safe delivery of percutaneous stroke intervention (PSI) across Australia and New Zealand. PSI’s are...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
In November 2017, the Medical Board of Australia released its report on their new revalidation requirements under the Professional Performance Framework which will be introduced sometime after 2020. The College brought this to the attention of members in January 2018. The Professional Performance...
Radiation Oncology
The Radiation Oncology Specialty Training Unit has successfully organised with ESTRO to deliver an online contouring workshop on rectal cancer for RANZCR Trainees. This online delineation workshop is aimed at trainees wanting to improve their contouring skills in this field. The workshop will be...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has welcomed the multi-million dollar boost for interventional radiology (IR) and other clinical radiology services included in the recent 2018-19 NSW Budget. An expansion of interventional radiology capacity has been included...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) is calling on the Federal Government to improve access to potentially life-saving diagnostic testing for Australian bowel cancer patients. Click here to read the full media release
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The latest edition of Inside News focuses on an area of interest to many – Artificial Intelligence. Take a read of the latest copy here Don't forget to keep an eye out for the hard copy soon to hit your mailbox. For past editions, visit our Newsletter page
Clinical Radiology
The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) and the British Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiologists (BSGAR) in July 2017 released a position statement on Hyoscine butylbromide (Buscopan) injection: risk of serious adverse effects in patients with underlying cardiac disease. The Position...