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Virtual course on prostate 2015: From ulstrasound to multiparametric MRI

This course, which will be held in June this year, includes a review of anatomy, the patholgical anatomy and the current state of prostate cancer, which are essential in order to understand radiation semiology and communicate with specialists in urology and oncology.

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ELAR: Upgrading scholarships 2015

CIR announces the result of the Latin-American School of Radiology scholarships (ELAR) and the selected professionals 2015.

The scholarships program of training on subspecialties is aimed at radiologists that are members of the CIR and seeks to empower those who practice a subspecialty, giving them the opportunity to interact in highly stimulating academic environments.

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Learning more about SRIU (Uruguayan Society of Radiology and Imaging)

"The key issues of the radiological agenda of Uruguay"

This institution, which has 100 regular members, is directed since last year by Doctor Gustavo Febles, who refers to this year as a period with several challenges, ranging from the organization of academic activities to initiatives that set the basis for substantial changes in the medium and long term.

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2nd Update Course CIR 2015

Here you’ll find information on the details of this event that will take place from 6 to 8 June this year. The scientific program aims to meet the needs of residents, general radiologists and sub specialists, and focuses on four major areas of Radiology: Body CT, neuroradiology, musculoskeletal and breast images.

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Become a friend of CIR on Facebook: We are already more than 850 friends throughout Latin America

News, events and activities promoted by CIR are published here; in addition, you can share our posts and comment on them.

Become a friend of CIR and access this information from your mobile phone.

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Scientific activities of the Brazilian College of Radiology (CBR)

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, has organized this year two scientific events aimed to disseminate and promote the permanent updating of radiologists. In addition, all CIR members are invited to review its scientific journal, Radiologia Brasileira.

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Member Registration is now open for RSNA 2015

It’s time to start making plans for RSNA 2015, November 29 – December 4. This year marks the 100th anniversary of RSNA; it’s a meeting you won’t want to miss. Member registration is now open and can be found by visiting www.rsna.org/register. Members can register for the annual meeting at this time, and can also book their hotel rooms. Booking early provides the best opportunity to ensure your preferred hotel has availability. Not yet a member? Become a member now at www.rsna.org/membership!

RSNA will also be presenting at the CIR meeting, June 4-6 in Cancun, Mexico. This three day course will feature lectures by RSNA and CIR speakers, discussing topics related to Body CT. For more information on the RSNA-CIR symposium, visit here.

SIRCAI: DIAR Diploma 2015

Within the framework of the 2nd Update Course of the CIR, which will be held in June this year in Cancun, he first assessment will be carried out in order to obtain the DIAR Diploma. Professionals who obtain it will have evidence of excellence endorsed by the CIR. Requirements and characteristics of the test are listed below.

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Visit the new CIR web portal

This year, the Inter-American College of Radiology has opened its web site with a friendlier design and a thematic organization aimed to facilitate access to the different contents of this on-line space.

In addition to permanent sections, institutional information, benefits, publications, education and scientific events, the new portal also has a space oriented to current events, where partners can be updated of the main innovations driven in different areas of development.

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Benefits of belonging to CIR

With the aim of improving the institutional and professional quality in radiology, CIR offers its members a range of possibilities, including the right to choose and be chosen for the different committees, and thus develop scientific and corporate professional skills.

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61st Argentine Congress of Diagnostic Imaging

Doctor Claudini Bonini, President of the FAARDIT, invites us to this event, which has the endorsement of the of the Inter-American College of Radiology (CIR) and the Latin-American Society of Pediatric Radiology (SLARP). Professors from Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, United States, France, Mexico and Belgium will be participating. 10 courtesy registration scholarships will be granted to CIR members.

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Interesting cases on Facebook - closing case 2015 #4

Periodically, we publish cases of clinical and radiological interest in CIR’s Facebook page with images and videos. You can participate by adding your diagnoses and observations as comments in each of the cases. This closes with the final diagnosis, a summary of the findings and recommended reading to expand the content.

See closing case 2015 #4

New books of the Advances series: Imaging Diagnostics

These texts were published by the Inter-American College of Radiology and Journal editions.

Editors: Miguel Stoopen y Ricardo García Mónaco
Editor guest:
Karla Moënne
Editores: Miguel Stoopen y Ricardo García Mónaco
Guest editors: Kenji Kimura Fujikami y
Byanka Pozzo Salvatierra.

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Virtual Magazine on Radiology

The latest issue of the Virtual Magazine of Radiology is now available on the web site of the CIR. We invite you to check out this new publication that includes the best articles published by radiological magazines from different countries of the region.

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The History Corner

Doctor José María Rius Chornet

José María Rius Chornet was a Spanish radiologist (Valencia, June 18, 1938 - Barcelona, April 13, 2006), pioneer in the field of the angioradiology and the initiator of the Spanish School of Vascular Interventional Radiology.

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They are addressed to CIR members who belong to other countries and who do not live in the country hosting the event. Requests should be sent to the CIR administration office: cir.admin@servimed.com.mx.

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