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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 Australian Digital Health Agency is responsible for all national digital health services and systems, with a focus on engagement, innovation and clinical quality and safety. Its focus is on putting data and technology safely to work for patients, consumers and the healthcare professionals who...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) is seeking feedback on the draft Standards of Practice for Clinical Radiology Version 11. The Safety, Quality and Standards Committee (SQSC) and modality-based reference groups, on behalf of the Faculty of Clinical Radiology...
Clinical Radiology
Patients with cancer and other debilitating conditions are still being forced to delay potentially life-saving treatment because of the failure of successive Federal governments to fix the current broken Medicare rebate system. Read the full Media Release here
Clinical Radiology
The Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology (AOSR) General Assembly meeting was held on Friday 26 January 2018 during AOCR 2018, Mumbai, India. During this time, the following new office bearers were appointed for the 2018-2020 term, including our very own Chief Censor and Past President, A/Prof...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
Choosing Wisely Australia is inviting abstracts that showcase innovations to address unnecessary healthcare for its second annual national meeting in May. The Choosing Wisely Australia 2018 National Meeting will be held at the National Convention Centre Canberra on Wednesday 30 May, as a satellite...
Radiation Oncology
This year’s World Cancer Day (WCD) is taking place on Sunday, 4 February 2018. This annual event explores how everyone can do their bit to share and support the burden of cancer. Over the last few weeks, the Targeting Cancer campaign has been helping promote WCD and its #WeCanICan message through...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The Australian Department of Health’s (DoH) Specialist Training Programme (STP) aims to support the rotation of medical specialist trainees through an expanded training setting, such as rural and private training sites. The DoH recently committed to funding the successful STP from 2018 to 2020 and...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The incoming President of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR), Dr Lance Lawler, has commenced his two-year term with commitments to highlight the role of radiologists in achieving positive patient outcomes and address the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) has recently released the final report of Expert Advisory Group (EAG) on Revalidation and the creation of a new Professional Performance Framework. This work will impact all Australian doctors and we are bringing it to the attention of...
Clinical Radiology
The College has been invited by NSW Health to provide feedback on the draft model Scope of Clinical Practice for Nuclear Medicine (which includes Paediatric Nuclear Medicine). More information about the project and the working group membership is available on the NSW Health website . The draft...