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Vol.18 No.5, May 2021





Attention Radiology Residents & Fellows! RSNA has an opportunity to serve on the #RadInTraining editorial board led by Dr. Susanna Lee. The 1yr term would begin July 1st.

Applications are due May 15th. For more information on the program, please go to: or reach out to Ms. Jennifer Eberhart at



The CIR (Inter-American College of Radiology) announces the 7th edition of the Diploma of Iberian American Excellence in Radiology (DIAR for its initials in Spanish).

This year the registration deadline is August 20, 2021 and the exam will be conducted on September 17, 2021 (to be confirmed).  It will be online, simultaneous and remote, through a multiple choice system, in a period of maximum 3 hours.



Are You Ready for RSNA 2021?

We look forward to welcoming you again to our annual meeting, which will take place in Chicago from November 28th to December 2nd. Start organizing your trip and book a hotel room right now in order to get the best rates, more flexibility and availability. Remember to register for RSNA 2021 on July, 21st.



Get ready for ECR 2021 Summer Edition!

Heart will meet brain interventionally in the next ECR 2021 Summer Edition, where interventional radiology, neuroradiology, and cardiovascular radiology are in the spotlight. Join us from July 1st to 3rd, 2021, in this multiparametric event that will concentrate on three topics presented in innovative forms during three days full of learning material.


The history corner: Derek Harwood

Derek Harwood was a South African radiologist, settled in Canada (1936-1996). He was a pioneer in the field of Paediatric Neuroradiology and established it as a sub-discipline. He was Founding President of the World Federation of Neuroradiological Sciences.


Latin Safe

Communication and Secretary Activities Report
March / 2021

SPR Study Group
The meeting of the first SPR Radiological Protection study group took place on March 1st and it counted with the presence of Rosangela Requi Jakubiak. The topic of the meeting was "Medical Monitors, Teleradiology, and Covid-19: How do They Correlate?"


Virtual education / Online courses

In order to promote continuing education for our partners and in the face of the challenges arising from the COVID 2019 pandemic, the CIR Board has decided to offer the following courses free of charge, starting in May 2020.


CIR Virtual Journal of Radiology

On this occasion we recommend the following articles of the CIR Virtual Journal of Radiology, March 2021:

Técnicas avanzadas de resonancia magnética en patología tumoral de cabeza y cuello

Authors: E. Santos Armentiaa , T. Martín Noguerol y V. Suárez Vegac

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Liver: a Move Towards Function and Quantification.

Authors: Filipe Caseiro Alves


Advances in Imaging Diagnostics Thorax Book 2

This official publication of the Inter-American College of Radiology (CIR) is a series directed by doctors Ricardo García Monaco (Argentina) and Miguel Stoopen (Mexico). Each volume is coordinated by a guest editor, who in this case have been Doctor José Luis Criales Cortés and Doctor Fernando Gutiérrez.


CIR Board


Courtesy international registrations are offered by the organizing societies of the events sponsored by the Inter-American College of Radiology.

They are scholarships of attendance to the congresses and/or courses and are aimed for members of the CIR that do not live in the country where the respective event is held.  To become a creditor of one of these scholarships, a request must be sent to the administrative office of the CIR:

This time the following registrations are offered:

Offers 5 scholarships to CIR members

Offers 5 scholarships to CIR members

5 complimentary registrations are offered

Offers 5 scholarships.


Newsletters of Member Countries

We invite NotiCIR readers to see directly from this space the monthly newsletter that CIR member countries have kindly placed at our disposal.

You can access the latest issue of the newsletter as well as the index of past issues.

ESR Newsletter

FAARDIT Newsletter



SERAM Newsletter



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