WSLHD Allied Health Research Forum Feb 9
Location:Westmead Education and Conference Centre, Westmead Hospital
12.00-12.30 pm Light Lunch
A/Professor Mark McEntee
Associate Professor of Medical Radiation Science, Leader of the Medical Image Opitimisation and Perception Expert Group (MIOPEG) at the University of Sydney, Professor of Radiography at the University of Salford (UK) Topic: Collaborative Research Opportunities in Radiography
An overview of the research being undertaken by his research group and highlight opportunities for collaborative research. Topics include the Breast Reader Assessment Strategy, diagnostic performance of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis, radiation dose optimisation strategies and human
perception in radiology.
Laura Di Michele
Associate Lecturer of Work Integrated Learning at the University of Sydney. Radiographer by background who specialises in Paediatric and breast imaging
Topic: Translating Research Findings into Evidence Based Practice in Diagnostic Radiography
Laura’s research focuses on the translation of evidence into practice in diagnostic radiography, which she is conducting with the X-ray Department at Westmead. She was also awarded the 2016 Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Research Scholarship.
RSVP by COB Monday 6 February 2017, to [email protected] for catering purposes.