Online event: IRMER radiography and radiation protection
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An IRMER update in dental radiography and radiation protection
Wednesday 7 October 2020 (19:00 - 21:15) - PART 1 of 2
Wednesday 14 October 2020 (19:00 - 21:15) - PART 2 of 2
Plus post-lecture online assessment (30 minutes)
Our popular day-long 'IRMER update' lecture programme delivered in two easy to access evening sessions.
Ensure you are complying with obligations under current legislation and good working practice.
Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2017 (IRMER) impose
significant requirements for patient protection. This course will bring
you up to date with the legislation concerning dental radiography and
ensure you are aware of statutory responsibilities. Covering the
principles of justification, optimisation and limitation this one day
course satisfies both the IRMER regulations and core CPD requirements
as recommended by the GDC.
- Understand the principles of radiation physics
- Be aware of the risks of ionising radiation
- Understand the radiation doses in dental radiography and the factors affecting them
- Recognise the principles of radiation protection
- Be up to date on the statutory requirements, selection criteria and quality assurance
- Understand the various imaging modalities available including digital imaging and 3D (CBCT)
- Understand the principles of radiographic interpretation and problems which may occur.
Consultant in Maxillofacial Radiology, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and Royal Liverpool University Hospital
is Consultant in Maxillofacial Radiology at Liverpool Dental Hospital
and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, and is an Honorary Lecturer
at the University of Liverpool. He has many years of experience in
lecturing on different aspects of Dental Radiology and is the author of
several publications in this area.
The above fees apply to the online version of this event.
This 'update' course is suitable for all dentists and DCPs who have already obtained their dental radiography certificate.
5 hours CPD
In order to qualify for a CPD certificate attendees must view in full both PART 1 and PART 2
(as detailed above) and successfully complete an online assessment (30 minutes) that will follow
the lectures to indicate a satisfactory level of understanding has been
CPD certificates will be issued once attendance has been validated and questionnaire responses reviewed.
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Once payment has been received registrants will receive a booking confirmation/receipt. Delegates will receive a further joining instructions email with access links the week before Part 1 begins.
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received 7 days or more prior to a virtual event will be entitled to a 100%
refund. For cancellations received after this time, no refund will be given.
Failure to attend the event on the day will constitute late cancellation and
no refund will be given.
Please note: It is not possible to book/attend just one session of this course (and sessions will not be repeated).
Delegates must attend both Part 1 and Part 2.
Certificates will not be issued for partial attendance and no refunds will be given for failure to attend.
Can't make the dates?
COVID-19 permitting the next planned 'face-to-face' date for this event is: Friday 26 February 2021 | London
If you would be interested in alternative online event dates do let us know at email@example.com so we can keep you informed of future plans.
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