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The 2019 AGM Workbook is now available online.  The workbook is located in the Members Only section of the CAMRT website.  A limited number of the AGM Workbook will also be provided at the Annual General Meeting.  We encourage you to download the AGM...

2019 AGM Workbook is now available online

The 2019 AGM Workbook is now available online.  The workbook is located in the Members Only section of the CAMRT website.  A limited number of the AGM Workbook will also be provided at the Annual General Meeting.  We encourage you to download the AGM...

Sign up to activate your free subscription to Canadian Health Technology publications   Canadian Healthcare Technology Monthly magazine (available in print or digital edition) for users of technology in the Canadian healthcare system. Contains a variety of articles addressing all aspects of technology in...

New Offer for CAMRT Members

Sign up to activate your free subscription to Canadian Health Technology publications   Canadian Healthcare Technology Monthly magazine (available in print or digital edition) for users of technology in the Canadian healthcare system. Contains a variety of articles addressing all aspects of technology in...

This year, the CAMRT will be broadcasting its 2019 AGM to members who wish to attend across the country via live stream. This will give those who attend the chance to watch the meeting in real time and take part in the meeting through...

CAMRT Annual General Meeting – attend virtually!

This year, the CAMRT will be broadcasting its 2019 AGM to members who wish to attend across the country via live stream. This will give those who attend the chance to watch the meeting in real time and take part in the meeting through...

The CAMRT is looking to recruit technologists interested in volunteering on the program committees for the Radiological Technology Roadshow, which will stop in Ottawa/Gatineau (ON), Vancouver (BC) and in Atlantic Canada in the fall of 2019 (each location has a separate committee). Duties may...

Call for Volunteers 2019 Radiological Technology Roadshow

The CAMRT is looking to recruit technologists interested in volunteering on the program committees for the Radiological Technology Roadshow, which will stop in Ottawa/Gatineau (ON), Vancouver (BC) and in Atlantic Canada in the fall of 2019 (each location has a separate committee). Duties may...

The Editor-in-Chief (EIC) reports to the CAMRT Board of Directors for matters that pertain only to business and financial operations. The EIC assumes total responsibility for the editorial content in the JMIRS. The EIC will work in collaboration with the JMIRS managing editor and...

The JMIRS is recruiting a new Editor-in-Chief

The Editor-in-Chief (EIC) reports to the CAMRT Board of Directors for matters that pertain only to business and financial operations. The EIC assumes total responsibility for the editorial content in the JMIRS. The EIC will work in collaboration with the JMIRS managing editor and...

National Innovation Snapshot – in collaboration with CAMRT CAMRT is sponsoring up to five Travel Awards to present in the National Innovation Snapshot. This includes a minimum of $300 towards travel costs and complimentary conference registration valued at $450. This generous support is being...

Apply by March 15 to get a travel award and free registration to attend RTi3 in Toronto!

National Innovation Snapshot – in collaboration with CAMRT CAMRT is sponsoring up to five Travel Awards to present in the National Innovation Snapshot. This includes a minimum of $300 towards travel costs and complimentary conference registration valued at $450. This generous support is being...

The deadline for the Competency Profile Validation survey is March 11th. This survey seeks feedback from full-practice MRTs regarding the extent to which certain competencies are performed by entry-level MRTs and the importance of each competency for safe and effective practice. This survey is...

Competency Profile Validation survey – deadline March 11th

The deadline for the Competency Profile Validation survey is March 11th. This survey seeks feedback from full-practice MRTs regarding the extent to which certain competencies are performed by entry-level MRTs and the importance of each competency for safe and effective practice. This survey is...

Interested in how to better understand scientific manuscripts or keep up-to-date with research in your field? Looking for tips and tools to approach your first research project? This toolkit provides a variety of research-related resources for MRTs in all roles at all levels. Fostering...

CAMRT launches new Research Toolkit!

Interested in how to better understand scientific manuscripts or keep up-to-date with research in your field? Looking for tips and tools to approach your first research project? This toolkit provides a variety of research-related resources for MRTs in all roles at all levels. Fostering...

Click here to register: https://camrt.force.com/CPBase__item?id=a102L000004BLksQAG Presenter: Alan Thibeau, RTNM, M.Ed. Following this recorded webinar, learners will be able to: 1. Possess the knowledge to complete dose calibrator set up for 90Y. 2. Effectively communicate with the multidisciplinary team regarding Zevalin® treatment. 3. Safely handle...

Free webinar – Laboratory Preparation of Zevalin®

Click here to register: https://camrt.force.com/CPBase__item?id=a102L000004BLksQAG Presenter: Alan Thibeau, RTNM, M.Ed. Following this recorded webinar, learners will be able to: 1. Possess the knowledge to complete dose calibrator set up for 90Y. 2. Effectively communicate with the multidisciplinary team regarding Zevalin® treatment. 3. Safely handle...

It is with great sadness that we share with you the news of the untimely passing of our MRT colleague and valued CAMRT volunteer, Tammy Brown. Tammy was an instructor at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, a long time member of CAMRT’s computed tomography imaging certificate (CTIC)...

Remembering Tammy Brown

It is with great sadness that we share with you the news of the untimely passing of our MRT colleague and valued CAMRT volunteer, Tammy Brown. Tammy was an instructor at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, a long time member of CAMRT’s computed tomography imaging certificate (CTIC)...

Click one of the links below to register – spots are limited! Tuesday, March 5, 2019 @ 12:00 PM EDT  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 @ 3:00 PM EDT Objectives: 1) Refresh the understanding of undersampling and it’s consequences with MRI. 2) Introduce how undersampling...

Free webinar March 5th: Accelerated MRI Using Compressed Sensing

Click one of the links below to register – spots are limited! Tuesday, March 5, 2019 @ 12:00 PM EDT  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 @ 3:00 PM EDT Objectives: 1) Refresh the understanding of undersampling and it’s consequences with MRI. 2) Introduce how undersampling...

This Monday, February 4th is #WorldCancerDay. Help spread awareness about cancer as an MRT. There are numerous ways to take part both in your workplace and on social media. Use custom tools to make your own poster or social media banners, follow and share the...

Help Support Cancer Awareness on #WorldCancerDay!

This Monday, February 4th is #WorldCancerDay. Help spread awareness about cancer as an MRT. There are numerous ways to take part both in your workplace and on social media. Use custom tools to make your own poster or social media banners, follow and share the...

Brachytherapy: An Overview Brachytherapy is a standard technique in the treatment of many different malignancies however often provided by a dedicated multi-disciplinary team. This quick self study (QSS) will provide a brief overview of past, current and future practices for brachytherapy. Recent advancements including...

Quick Self Studies in Development – Coming Spring 2019!

Brachytherapy: An Overview Brachytherapy is a standard technique in the treatment of many different malignancies however often provided by a dedicated multi-disciplinary team. This quick self study (QSS) will provide a brief overview of past, current and future practices for brachytherapy. Recent advancements including...

REWRITE AND CHALLENGE EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE April 1, 2019 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern) Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date. Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to...

Rewrite and Challenge Exam Registration Deadline – April 1, 2019

REWRITE AND CHALLENGE EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE April 1, 2019 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern) Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date. Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to...

Bill Dickie, President and CEO of Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) Canada Inc., stated, “As the first ever approved Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in Canada, Lutathera represents a significant innovation for the neuroendocrine tumor community. We are proud to work with the Federal and...

LUTATHERA® (lutetium (177Lu) oxodotreotide) Approved in Canada

Bill Dickie, President and CEO of Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) Canada Inc., stated, “As the first ever approved Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in Canada, Lutathera represents a significant innovation for the neuroendocrine tumor community. We are proud to work with the Federal and...

In collaboration with the ACMDTT, we are pleased to announce that registration for CONNECT 2019 is now OPEN! Taking place in Edmonton on May 10th and 11th, 2019, CONNECT 2019 with a theme of “Linking Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Professionals” speaks to the unique opportunity...

Registration for CONNECT 2019 now OPEN

In collaboration with the ACMDTT, we are pleased to announce that registration for CONNECT 2019 is now OPEN! Taking place in Edmonton on May 10th and 11th, 2019, CONNECT 2019 with a theme of “Linking Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Professionals” speaks to the unique opportunity...

Through the agreement with The British Institute of Radiology, the next resource for our members is now available. This is a free service for members. Simply click on the link and register and set your own password. If you are already registered, please log in...

British Institute of Radiology World Partner Network: free recorded presentation on Imaging in Cervix Cancer

Through the agreement with The British Institute of Radiology, the next resource for our members is now available. This is a free service for members. Simply click on the link and register and set your own password. If you are already registered, please log in...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New CAMRT Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations Released OTTAWA, January 7, 2019 – Choosing Wisely Canada today released the list of five priority recommendations developed by the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists. Medical Radiation Technologists (MRTs) are frontline healthcare providers that...

New CAMRT Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New CAMRT Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations Released OTTAWA, January 7, 2019 – Choosing Wisely Canada today released the list of five priority recommendations developed by the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists. Medical Radiation Technologists (MRTs) are frontline healthcare providers that...

Join GE and CAMRT for a three-part webinar series presented by Dan Zikovitz, PhD, Principal Digital Solutions Architect at GE Healthcare Canada. Gain awareness of the Digital journey and leave the session with greater confidence and knowledge around Applied Intelligence (Al) in Healthcare and...

View our three-part webinar series on Digital and AI!

Join GE and CAMRT for a three-part webinar series presented by Dan Zikovitz, PhD, Principal Digital Solutions Architect at GE Healthcare Canada. Gain awareness of the Digital journey and leave the session with greater confidence and knowledge around Applied Intelligence (Al) in Healthcare and...

– NOTICE OF MEETING – 77th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists   Marriott Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario Saturday, April 27th, 2019 12:00 – 13:30   The 77th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists...

CAMRT Annual General Meeting

– NOTICE OF MEETING – 77th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists   Marriott Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario Saturday, April 27th, 2019 12:00 – 13:30   The 77th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists...

On June 7-9, 2019, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute. This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the medical imaging...

Call for Applications- Leadership Development Institute

On June 7-9, 2019, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute. This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the medical imaging...

ILA’s 21st Global Conference – CFP Now Open! Leadership: Courage Required Deadline: February 1st, 2019 Download the Complete Call for Proposals Submit Proposal Through Online System The 21st Annual Global Conference will take place in Ottawa, ON on October 24-27, 2019. Don’t miss this...

International Leadership Association’s 21st Global Conference – Call for Proposals Now Open!

ILA’s 21st Global Conference – CFP Now Open! Leadership: Courage Required Deadline: February 1st, 2019 Download the Complete Call for Proposals Submit Proposal Through Online System The 21st Annual Global Conference will take place in Ottawa, ON on October 24-27, 2019. Don’t miss this...

The CAMRT is pleased to announce the results of the election for the CAMRT Directors for the provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Prince Edward Island. The online election ran from October 12th to November 11th, 2018 with 1,325 members (11.9% of eligible voters) casting...

CAMRT 2018 Board Member Election Results

The CAMRT is pleased to announce the results of the election for the CAMRT Directors for the provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Prince Edward Island. The online election ran from October 12th to November 11th, 2018 with 1,325 members (11.9% of eligible voters) casting...

Early-Bird Registration is Now Open! Take advantage of the early-bird registration fee and get $75 off the regular admission price!     Remember to submit your abstracts and share your insights and innovations — it can be formal research you have done or a report on...

15th Annual RTi3 – Radiation Therapy Conference

Early-Bird Registration is Now Open! Take advantage of the early-bird registration fee and get $75 off the regular admission price!     Remember to submit your abstracts and share your insights and innovations — it can be formal research you have done or a report on...

Don’t miss our Radiological Technology Roadshow, entitled “Sports Injuries and Trauma Radiology” on November 17! With significant snowfalls and treacherous driving conditions predicted for vast areas of Eastern Canada this weekend, we are cancelling the physical stop on the Radiological Technology Roadshow and transforming it...

CAMRT Moncton Roadshow is Stopping at……YOUR HOUSE!!

Don’t miss our Radiological Technology Roadshow, entitled “Sports Injuries and Trauma Radiology” on November 17! With significant snowfalls and treacherous driving conditions predicted for vast areas of Eastern Canada this weekend, we are cancelling the physical stop on the Radiological Technology Roadshow and transforming it...

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the recent production issues at the HFR Reactor in the Netherlands and their impact on the global isotope supply: Health Canada has received information from the High Level Working Group...

November 7th Update On The Global Supply Situation For MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the recent production issues at the HFR Reactor in the Netherlands and their impact on the global isotope supply: Health Canada has received information from the High Level Working Group...

We are excited to announce that the official journal of the CAMRT, the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS), has been officially accepted for inclusion in MEDLINE! MEDLINE is a database of citations and abstracts to biomedical literature, and only the most prestigious...

JMIRS to be listed on MEDLINE/PubMed

We are excited to announce that the official journal of the CAMRT, the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS), has been officially accepted for inclusion in MEDLINE! MEDLINE is a database of citations and abstracts to biomedical literature, and only the most prestigious...

November 2nd Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the message sent earlier this week with regard to the recent production issues at the HFR Reactor in the Netherlands. The CAMRT has been in touch with contacts at AIPES...

November 2nd Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the message sent earlier this week with regard to the recent production issues at the HFR Reactor in the Netherlands. The CAMRT has been in touch with contacts at AIPES...

October 31 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on some recent issues concerning the global isotope supply: The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) had a teleconference on October 30th 2018 and received a report concerning an unplanned stop in...

October 31 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on some recent issues concerning the global isotope supply: The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) had a teleconference on October 30th 2018 and received a report concerning an unplanned stop in...

As you know, Canada is facing ongoing and new challenges in cancer control including an aging population that places increased demands on care services, rising healthcare costs, and inequities for underserved and underrepresented populations. The federal Minister of Health has asked the Canadian Partnership...

Help refresh Canada’s cancer strategy!

As you know, Canada is facing ongoing and new challenges in cancer control including an aging population that places increased demands on care services, rising healthcare costs, and inequities for underserved and underrepresented populations. The federal Minister of Health has asked the Canadian Partnership...

Medical dosimetry is a field that has gone and continues to go through radical change. With continuous advances in technology and ever- changing standards, the Canadian Dosimetry Certificate (CDC) provides an opportunity for the radiation therapist to obtain credentials that are recognized by professionals...

Upcoming Changes to the Certificate in Dosimetry Program

Medical dosimetry is a field that has gone and continues to go through radical change. With continuous advances in technology and ever- changing standards, the Canadian Dosimetry Certificate (CDC) provides an opportunity for the radiation therapist to obtain credentials that are recognized by professionals...

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2019 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Resolutions or Motions for 2019 Annual General Meeting

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2019 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Sep 14 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the situations at the BR2 Reactor in Belgium, the South African NTP processing facility, and the I-131 medical isotope supply: The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) had a teleconference on...

Sep 14 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update on the situations at the BR2 Reactor in Belgium, the South African NTP processing facility, and the I-131 medical isotope supply: The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) had a teleconference on...

Annual Speaker Competition—43rd ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference September 15-17, 2019, McCormick Place, Chicago IL The CAMRT is once again working with the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) to provide a speaker for the ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference. We are looking for an innovative...

Annual Speaker Competition—43rd ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference & ASRT@RSNA

Annual Speaker Competition—43rd ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference September 15-17, 2019, McCormick Place, Chicago IL The CAMRT is once again working with the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) to provide a speaker for the ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference. We are looking for an innovative...

This fall, CAMRT is offering its members a 40% discount on more than half of its popular quick self study CPD options. Members have been asking for a greater range of low-cost CPD options — with dozens of free webinars and recordings and now...

Fall Sale: 40% Off Select Quick Self Studies

This fall, CAMRT is offering its members a 40% discount on more than half of its popular quick self study CPD options. Members have been asking for a greater range of low-cost CPD options — with dozens of free webinars and recordings and now...

The BIR World Partner Network brings a FREE webinar to CAMRT members: CT in Diffuse Interstitial Lung Disease: Survival Guide and Case-Based Discussion Presented by Dr Simon Padley and Dr Sujal R Desai, Consultant Radiologists. Dr Padley is the Director of Radiology at the Royal...

Free BIR webinar on CT in Diffuse Interstitial Lung Disease for members

The BIR World Partner Network brings a FREE webinar to CAMRT members: CT in Diffuse Interstitial Lung Disease: Survival Guide and Case-Based Discussion Presented by Dr Simon Padley and Dr Sujal R Desai, Consultant Radiologists. Dr Padley is the Director of Radiology at the Royal...

The CAMRT Board of Directors recently passed a motion to increase CAMRT dues by 2.2%. The last significant dues increase was in the 2013 membership year. This modest increase for the 2019 membership year will enable CAMRT to continue moving new initiatives in support...

Important Notice Regarding 2019 Membership Dues

The CAMRT Board of Directors recently passed a motion to increase CAMRT dues by 2.2%. The last significant dues increase was in the 2013 membership year. This modest increase for the 2019 membership year will enable CAMRT to continue moving new initiatives in support...

Deadline May 1, 2019 We are preparing a special issue of the JMIRS on the topic of Artificial Intelligence (AI), to be published in December 2019. Our goal is to present research findings, educational and clinical perspectives, systematic reviews, teaching cases, and commentaries of...

JMIRS Call for Papers 2019: Artificial Intelligence

Deadline May 1, 2019 We are preparing a special issue of the JMIRS on the topic of Artificial Intelligence (AI), to be published in December 2019. Our goal is to present research findings, educational and clinical perspectives, systematic reviews, teaching cases, and commentaries of...

$200 Porting Bonus For a limited time, get a bill credit of $200 for each line you bring to TELUS and activate a new smartphone on a 2-year Your Choice plan. Save 30% off select 2 year Your Choice™ plans Save 30% with Corporate Your...

New Telus discount for CAMRT Members — Power Couple!

$200 Porting Bonus For a limited time, get a bill credit of $200 for each line you bring to TELUS and activate a new smartphone on a 2-year Your Choice plan. Save 30% off select 2 year Your Choice™ plans Save 30% with Corporate Your...

RAD-AID recently created the French Radiology-Readiness Assessment Tool for our new outreach program in French-speaking African countries (dark blue and light blue for French as 1st and 2nd languages, respectively; Map Source: Wikimedia Commons). RAD-AID Radiology-Readiness is available in 4 languages. Volunteer in French-speaking outreach teams for...

Volunteer in French-speaking outreach teams for global radiology

RAD-AID recently created the French Radiology-Readiness Assessment Tool for our new outreach program in French-speaking African countries (dark blue and light blue for French as 1st and 2nd languages, respectively; Map Source: Wikimedia Commons). RAD-AID Radiology-Readiness is available in 4 languages. Volunteer in French-speaking outreach teams for...

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is Personalized Medicine (medical care in which treatment is customized for an individual patient). What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation...

Take part in the 2018 JMIRS cover art competition!

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is Personalized Medicine (medical care in which treatment is customized for an individual patient). What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation...

July 13 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update with the situation at the South African NTP Reactor as well pass along some information on a new development at the ANSTO Facility in Australia. The NTP situation has not changed....

July 13 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This email is intended to provide you with an update with the situation at the South African NTP Reactor as well pass along some information on a new development at the ANSTO Facility in Australia. The NTP situation has not changed....

The 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Marriott Hotel, Cartier Salon, Ottawa, Ontario.

Minutes of Annual General Meeting

The 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Marriott Hotel, Cartier Salon, Ottawa, Ontario.

Complete this poll and rank the 5 suggested topics https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JMIRS. The poll will close on July 30, after which the results will be announced. An official call for papers will go out with a submission deadline of May 1, 2019. The issue will be...

Help the JMIRS editorial board select a theme for our next special issue!

Complete this poll and rank the 5 suggested topics https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JMIRS. The poll will close on July 30, after which the results will be announced. An official call for papers will go out with a submission deadline of May 1, 2019. The issue will be...

We are hosting a webinar series with the SMRT that will broadcast on July 25th at 12 noon EDT and 3PM EDT with live Q&A following each broadcast.   Title: MRI Contrast Agents: Safety Issues and Practice   Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Tanenbaum MD FACR...

FREE Webinar for Members- MRI Contrast Agents: Safety Issues and Practice

We are hosting a webinar series with the SMRT that will broadcast on July 25th at 12 noon EDT and 3PM EDT with live Q&A following each broadcast.   Title: MRI Contrast Agents: Safety Issues and Practice   Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Tanenbaum MD FACR...

The BIR World Partner Network brings a FREE webinar to CAMRT members on Quality Assurance aimed at Radiographers. Quality Assurance in the 21st Century Dr Gail Johnston, Senior Clinical Scientist, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust In the modern radiology department time and resources are...

New Free webinar on Quality Assurance for CAMRT Members

The BIR World Partner Network brings a FREE webinar to CAMRT members on Quality Assurance aimed at Radiographers. Quality Assurance in the 21st Century Dr Gail Johnston, Senior Clinical Scientist, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust In the modern radiology department time and resources are...

June 14 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, As per the MSWG Isotope Communications Protocol, this message is to let you know that a temporary halt of production has occurred at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment...

June 14 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, As per the MSWG Isotope Communications Protocol, this message is to let you know that a temporary halt of production has occurred at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment...

Radiographic Pathologies for the IR Technologist: A Review 5.0 Category A credit/hours This quick self-study will discuss the common pathological processes that patients present with and require treatment for in the interventional radiology department. The QSS will introduce the learner to the systematic approach...

New Quick Self Study Available!

Radiographic Pathologies for the IR Technologist: A Review 5.0 Category A credit/hours This quick self-study will discuss the common pathological processes that patients present with and require treatment for in the interventional radiology department. The QSS will introduce the learner to the systematic approach...

Sonographers are now regulated in Ontario! Important information about the regulation of diagnostic medical sonographers Sonographers are now regulated with the CMRTO The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has made the necessary regulations for CMRTO to regulate diagnostic medical sonographers as a...

Member Update on the regulation of sonographers in Ontario

Sonographers are now regulated in Ontario! Important information about the regulation of diagnostic medical sonographers Sonographers are now regulated with the CMRTO The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has made the necessary regulations for CMRTO to regulate diagnostic medical sonographers as a...

June 2018 Promo $200 Porting Bonus!! Until June 30th, get a bill credit of $200 if you bring your number to TELUS and activate a new smartphone on a 2-year Your Choice plan. Save 30% off select 2 year Your Choice™ plans Save 30%...

CAMRT Member Discount- June 2018 Telus Promo

June 2018 Promo $200 Porting Bonus!! Until June 30th, get a bill credit of $200 if you bring your number to TELUS and activate a new smartphone on a 2-year Your Choice plan. Save 30% off select 2 year Your Choice™ plans Save 30%...

We are preparing a special issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS) on the topic of Personalised Medicine, to be published in December 2018. New to this special issue is a call for original submissions for a Letters to the...

SPECIAL ISSUE on PERSONALISED MEDICINE– Call for Letters

We are preparing a special issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS) on the topic of Personalised Medicine, to be published in December 2018. New to this special issue is a call for original submissions for a Letters to the...

– NOTICE OF MEETING – CAMRT 76th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday, May 16th, 2018, 12:00 – 13:30 The 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Marriott Hotel, Cartier Salon, Ottawa, Ontario. Preliminary Agenda...

Notice of meeting – 76th Annual General Meeting

– NOTICE OF MEETING – CAMRT 76th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday, May 16th, 2018, 12:00 – 13:30 The 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Marriott Hotel, Cartier Salon, Ottawa, Ontario. Preliminary Agenda...

April 26 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This is an update, provided through our partners in the Canadian government, on the global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) has sent an update on NTP, the South African reactor, regarding its Mo99 production activities....

April 26 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT Members, This is an update, provided through our partners in the Canadian government, on the global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES Emergency Response Team (ERT) has sent an update on NTP, the South African reactor, regarding its Mo99 production activities....

April 15 to 21 is National Volunteer Week, a week that celebrates the millions of volunteers across Canada. This year’s theme is “Volunteers are the roots of strong communities”. Volunteering is often seen as a selfless act; a person gives their time, skills, experience, and...

Thank you to all our volunteers!

April 15 to 21 is National Volunteer Week, a week that celebrates the millions of volunteers across Canada. This year’s theme is “Volunteers are the roots of strong communities”. Volunteering is often seen as a selfless act; a person gives their time, skills, experience, and...

The 2018 RAD-AID Annual Report is now available!  RAD-AID began in 2008 to answer this need for more radiology and imaging technology in the resource-limited regions and communities of the world.  The organization began as a few people at Johns Hopkins, and has grown...

Check out the 2018 RAD-AID Annual Report

The 2018 RAD-AID Annual Report is now available!  RAD-AID began in 2008 to answer this need for more radiology and imaging technology in the resource-limited regions and communities of the world.  The organization began as a few people at Johns Hopkins, and has grown...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 – The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) welcomes the publication of the Medical Imaging Inventory 2017 by the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Therapeutics in Health (CADTH). This, the second iteration of the CADTH...

Canada’s Medical Radiation Technologists Welcome the 2017 Canadian Medical Imaging Inventory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 – The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) welcomes the publication of the Medical Imaging Inventory 2017 by the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Therapeutics in Health (CADTH). This, the second iteration of the CADTH...

On March 21, 2018, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) released its Canadian Medical imaging Inventory. This inventory, taken every two years, was created to capture information about the location and use of CT, MRI, PET-CT and PET, SPECT, SPECT-CT,...

CADTH Releases the 2018 Canadian Medical Imaging Inventory

On March 21, 2018, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) released its Canadian Medical imaging Inventory. This inventory, taken every two years, was created to capture information about the location and use of CT, MRI, PET-CT and PET, SPECT, SPECT-CT,...

Remember, as CAMRT members, you must log-in through the Member’s Resource area of the CAMRT website to access full JMIRS content. Check out the full spring issue now! Here is a selection of some of the great articles included in this issue: Building a Magnetic...

Check out the new spring issue of JMIRS!

Remember, as CAMRT members, you must log-in through the Member’s Resource area of the CAMRT website to access full JMIRS content. Check out the full spring issue now! Here is a selection of some of the great articles included in this issue: Building a Magnetic...

CAMRT brings you more great savings just in time for spring. Your CAMRT membership provides you with exclusive member -only rates designed to save you money. Because of our national scope and the large membership, we can negotiate special rates and services as added...

CAMRT brings two new great savings just in time for spring!

CAMRT brings you more great savings just in time for spring. Your CAMRT membership provides you with exclusive member -only rates designed to save you money. Because of our national scope and the large membership, we can negotiate special rates and services as added...

Check out the new, Free Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging education magazine.  Epatient-Vol1- Num2, Brain scintigraphy and the treatment of thyroid cancers. Co-Editors, Dr.François Lamoureux and Dr. Jean-Luc Urbain   Mission: Pangea project and Pangea-ePatient magazine’s mission is to educate prescribing physicians, patients, health authorities...

Free NM&MI EPatient Educational Magazine

Check out the new, Free Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging education magazine.  Epatient-Vol1- Num2, Brain scintigraphy and the treatment of thyroid cancers. Co-Editors, Dr.François Lamoureux and Dr. Jean-Luc Urbain   Mission: Pangea project and Pangea-ePatient magazine’s mission is to educate prescribing physicians, patients, health authorities...

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists has joined with the BIR and other societies around the world in a new initiative: the BIR World Partner Network. This is a community of international societies with the shared goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding...

Free British Journal of Radiology article : Image once, print thrice? Three-dimensional printing of replacement parts

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists has joined with the BIR and other societies around the world in a new initiative: the BIR World Partner Network. This is a community of international societies with the shared goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding...

The CAMRT is seeking a Medical Radiation Technologist to take over the instructorship of Healthcare Ethics: An Introduction currently offered by the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department. The successful candidate must: have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience understand ethical theories and principles...

INSTRUCTOR NEEDED: HEALTHCARE ETHICS: AN INTRODUCTION

The CAMRT is seeking a Medical Radiation Technologist to take over the instructorship of Healthcare Ethics: An Introduction currently offered by the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department. The successful candidate must: have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience understand ethical theories and principles...

The CAMRT is conducting a survey to capture the percentage of members currently engaged in research activities at all levels. All data collected will be anonymized and used to inform strategic planning. This will identify where to focus CAMRT efforts to best assist MRTs in the...

Calling all CAMRT members — complete this short survey to be entered to win great prizes!

The CAMRT is conducting a survey to capture the percentage of members currently engaged in research activities at all levels. All data collected will be anonymized and used to inform strategic planning. This will identify where to focus CAMRT efforts to best assist MRTs in the...

CAMRT Communities of Practice Join our first live chat: Tuesday, April 10th at noon EST on Incident Reporting. Participants will be entered to win prizes ($100 VISA card). Join the Conversation now by Registering! Be sure to watch this free webinar before the chat!...

CAMRT Communities of Practice is hosting its first live chat April 10th!

CAMRT Communities of Practice Join our first live chat: Tuesday, April 10th at noon EST on Incident Reporting. Participants will be entered to win prizes ($100 VISA card). Join the Conversation now by Registering! Be sure to watch this free webinar before the chat!...

CAMRT is seeking to fill a Member-At-Large position on the association’s Nominating Committee. The function of the committee is to identify a slate of nominees for the board positions being elected in any given year. We are looking for an applicant who is either...

Volunteer needed — Member-At-Large for Nominating Committee

CAMRT is seeking to fill a Member-At-Large position on the association’s Nominating Committee. The function of the committee is to identify a slate of nominees for the board positions being elected in any given year. We are looking for an applicant who is either...

February 20 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the February 16, 2018 message on the the current global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES’ Emergency Response Team has advised of the following: The NTP reactor has received conditional approval to restart production. Three production...

February 20 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the February 16, 2018 message on the the current global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES’ Emergency Response Team has advised of the following: The NTP reactor has received conditional approval to restart production. Three production...

February 16 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the February 2, 2018 message on the the current global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES’ Emergency Response Team has advised of the following: From February 19-22, 2018, there will be two reactors in operation and...

February 16 Update on the Global Supply Situation for MO-99

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the February 2, 2018 message on the the current global supply situation of medical isotopes. The AIPES’ Emergency Response Team has advised of the following: From February 19-22, 2018, there will be two reactors in operation and...

(previously Basics of Microbiology) More than 200,000 patients get infections every year while receiving healthcare in Canada; more than 8,000 of these patients die as a result. This newly revised and updated Quick Self Study reviews the basics of the chain of infection: source,...

Infectious Diseases review: Prevention, Transmission & Treatment

(previously Basics of Microbiology) More than 200,000 patients get infections every year while receiving healthcare in Canada; more than 8,000 of these patients die as a result. This newly revised and updated Quick Self Study reviews the basics of the chain of infection: source,...

Since it can be difficult for patients and health professionals alike to find reliable and trustworthy information about Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), this course is designed to educate the learner about CAM in cancer care and provide links to current research and developments...

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Cancer Care – UPDATED/REVISED 2018

Since it can be difficult for patients and health professionals alike to find reliable and trustworthy information about Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), this course is designed to educate the learner about CAM in cancer care and provide links to current research and developments...

April 1, 2018 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date. Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s courses...

Rewrite and Challenge Exam Registration Deadline

April 1, 2018 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date. Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s courses...

CAMRT Members Telus Wireless Discounts      Say “I Love You” with a new Smartphone Great savings on iphones & Smartphones     WIN SAMSUNG PRIZES Buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ from SmartCell and you will be automatically entered in a draw...

CAMRT brings a new great Telus deal!

CAMRT Members Telus Wireless Discounts      Say “I Love You” with a new Smartphone Great savings on iphones & Smartphones     WIN SAMSUNG PRIZES Buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ from SmartCell and you will be automatically entered in a draw...

Isotope Update- Feb 2 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the January 26, 2018 message on the current global supply situation. With Australia’s Opal Reactor back on line since last week, its production of medical isotopes has progressively increased and should be back to its regular...

Isotope Update- Feb 2 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the January 26, 2018 message on the current global supply situation. With Australia’s Opal Reactor back on line since last week, its production of medical isotopes has progressively increased and should be back to its regular...

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy  This quick self-study (QSS) course is intended to introduce the learner to stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) and it’s role within radiation therapy. The course will provide an introduction to SBRT, its evolution and indications for use for certain patients. Immobilization,...

Four New Quick Self Studies are now Available to you!

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy  This quick self-study (QSS) course is intended to introduce the learner to stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) and it’s role within radiation therapy. The course will provide an introduction to SBRT, its evolution and indications for use for certain patients. Immobilization,...

Isotope Update- January 26 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the January 19, 2018 message on the ANSTO reactor status, the NTP reactor status in South Africa and the current global supply situation. The ANSTO Opal Reactor successfully resumed production yesterday. It is expected that...

Isotope Update- January 26 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear CAMRT members, This is a follow up to the January 19, 2018 message on the ANSTO reactor status, the NTP reactor status in South Africa and the current global supply situation. The ANSTO Opal Reactor successfully resumed production yesterday. It is expected that...

The CAMRT is seeking a Medical Radiation Technologist to take over the instructorship of both Sectional Anatomy 1 and 2 courses currently offered by the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department. The successful candidate must: be working in CT or MR environment (clinical or education)...

Instructor Needed: Sectional Anatomy Courses

The CAMRT is seeking a Medical Radiation Technologist to take over the instructorship of both Sectional Anatomy 1 and 2 courses currently offered by the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department. The successful candidate must: be working in CT or MR environment (clinical or education)...

Isotope Update- January 19 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear MSWG members and other stakeholders, This is a follow up to the January 12, 2018 message on the NTP reactor status in South Africa and the current global supply situation. The Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) has confirmed that the...

Isotope Update- January 19 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear MSWG members and other stakeholders, This is a follow up to the January 12, 2018 message on the NTP reactor status in South Africa and the current global supply situation. The Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) has confirmed that the...

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard.  ...

CAMRT CERTIFICATE IN BREAST IMAGING PROGRAM SEEKING VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE MEMBER

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard.  ...

Isotope Update- January 12 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear MSWG members and other stakeholders, This is a follow up to the December 21, 2017 message on the NTP reactor status in South Africa. The Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) has confirmed that the NTP reactor has not resumed production....

Isotope Update- January 12 Update on NTP in South Africa

Dear MSWG members and other stakeholders, This is a follow up to the December 21, 2017 message on the NTP reactor status in South Africa. The Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) has confirmed that the NTP reactor has not resumed production....

CAMRT has brought another new great saving to members.   For just $499 annually or #21.12 (+tax) biweekly CAMRT members receive: Access to over 280 GoodLife Fitness clubs Corporate rate extended to 4 family members Group fitness classes State-of-the-art equipment Savings & Special offers...

New Year. New You. CAMRT brings new savings to members!

CAMRT has brought another new great saving to members.   For just $499 annually or #21.12 (+tax) biweekly CAMRT members receive: Access to over 280 GoodLife Fitness clubs Corporate rate extended to 4 family members Group fitness classes State-of-the-art equipment Savings & Special offers...

RTi3 is Canada’s premier annual meeting for the Radiation Therapy community. RTi3 is committed to advancing the science and practice of Radiation Therapy, showcasing the latest research and clinical innovations. The RTi3 Therapy Conference will be held March 2-3, 2018 this year.    ...

FREE RTi3 Pre-Conference Webinar

RTi3 is Canada’s premier annual meeting for the Radiation Therapy community. RTi3 is committed to advancing the science and practice of Radiation Therapy, showcasing the latest research and clinical innovations. The RTi3 Therapy Conference will be held March 2-3, 2018 this year.    ...

Are you a member of the Canadian Radiation Protection Association (CRPA) or would you like to become one? The CAMRT is proud to be a corporate member of the CRPA and we want to pass some savings on to our members. CAMRT members can...

CAMRT presents more great savings for members!

Are you a member of the Canadian Radiation Protection Association (CRPA) or would you like to become one? The CAMRT is proud to be a corporate member of the CRPA and we want to pass some savings on to our members. CAMRT members can...

Isotope Update

Dear CAMRT members, This brief update on the status of the NTP reactor in South Africa is in follow up to a message we sent on December 8, 2017. Through the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES), we have learned that the NTP reactor...

Isotope Update

Dear CAMRT members, This brief update on the status of the NTP reactor in South Africa is in follow up to a message we sent on December 8, 2017. Through the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES), we have learned that the NTP reactor...

The CANM has been informed recently that the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown will not be able to host the 2018 CANM-CAMRT Joint Annual Conference due to renovations to the hotel’s conference centre. The meeting will now take place at The Westin Bayshore in Vancouver, at the same dates, March 22-24,...

CANM-CAMRT Joint Annual Conference- Venue Update!

The CANM has been informed recently that the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown will not be able to host the 2018 CANM-CAMRT Joint Annual Conference due to renovations to the hotel’s conference centre. The meeting will now take place at The Westin Bayshore in Vancouver, at the same dates, March 22-24,...

SPECIAL ISSUE on PERSONALISED MEDICINE We are preparing a special issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS) on the topic of Personalised Medicine, to be published in December 2018. New to this special issue is a call for original submissions...

JMIRS Call for Papers for 2018: Personalised Medicine

SPECIAL ISSUE on PERSONALISED MEDICINE We are preparing a special issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences (JMIRS) on the topic of Personalised Medicine, to be published in December 2018. New to this special issue is a call for original submissions...

April 12th to 15th 2018 in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago  The 20th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2018) to be held in the Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago at the Hyatt Regency. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching, and...

ISRRT 20th World Congress: Abstract Deadline is coming up!

April 12th to 15th 2018 in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago  The 20th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2018) to be held in the Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago at the Hyatt Regency. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching, and...

This award was approved in 2006 and is to be granted only at a World Congress and only with the unanimous agreement of the Board of Directors of the ISRRT. This award is in honor of the contributions of Dien van Dijk, one of...

ISRRT DIEN VAN DIJK AWARD: Nominations now open!

This award was approved in 2006 and is to be granted only at a World Congress and only with the unanimous agreement of the Board of Directors of the ISRRT. This award is in honor of the contributions of Dien van Dijk, one of...

Update for MSWG December 8

Dear CAMRT members, This message provides a brief update on the situation regarding the NTP reactor in South Africa. As of November 27, 2017, there had been a temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from,...

Update for MSWG December 8

Dear CAMRT members, This message provides a brief update on the situation regarding the NTP reactor in South Africa. As of November 27, 2017, there had been a temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from,...

The CAMRT received an update on November 27, 2017, from the Mutlistakeholder Working Group (MSWG) on Isotope Supply Issues regarding the temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment...

Update on the temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa

The CAMRT received an update on November 27, 2017, from the Mutlistakeholder Working Group (MSWG) on Isotope Supply Issues regarding the temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment...

Update on the temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa

As of November 27, 2017, there had been a temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) and South Africa, we have learned that the situation is...

Update on the temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa

As of November 27, 2017, there had been a temporary halt of production at the NTP reactor in South Africa. Through contacts with, and communications from, the Association of Imaging Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES) and South Africa, we have learned that the situation is...

The CAMRT has recently updated their CPD withdrawal policy. Candidates can withdraw from a course. Upon withdrawal: Refunds will not be issued for the following.

CPD withdrawal policy update (Effective Winter 2018)

The CAMRT has recently updated their CPD withdrawal policy. Candidates can withdraw from a course. Upon withdrawal: Refunds will not be issued for the following.

Effective immediately a PREREQUISITE challenge exam in vascular anatomy is required by all candidates prior to taking Interventional Radiology 1.  This vascular anatomy exam is now a mandatory requirement to IR 1 due to major content revisions, including the reduction of anatomy content, the...

Interested in the CAMRT’s Interventional Radiology courses?

Effective immediately a PREREQUISITE challenge exam in vascular anatomy is required by all candidates prior to taking Interventional Radiology 1.  This vascular anatomy exam is now a mandatory requirement to IR 1 due to major content revisions, including the reduction of anatomy content, the...

The internet is full of amazing information about the profession … if you know where to look. Here are FOUR essential links for sharing with others  this MRT Week:   CAMRT Communities of Practice An online resource for MRTs from across the country to share...

Essential Links for MRTs – Sharing with Other MRTs Online

The internet is full of amazing information about the profession … if you know where to look. Here are FOUR essential links for sharing with others  this MRT Week:   CAMRT Communities of Practice An online resource for MRTs from across the country to share...

The internet is full of amazing information about the profession … if you know where to look. Here are FIVE essential links for the first day of MRT Week: Sharing personal opinions with patients How to deal with patient questions about their diagnosis Infection...

Essential Links for MRTs – CAMRT Best Practice Guidelines

The internet is full of amazing information about the profession … if you know where to look. Here are FIVE essential links for the first day of MRT Week: Sharing personal opinions with patients How to deal with patient questions about their diagnosis Infection...

Our special MRT Week presentation on “Incident Reporting” features CAMRT member Mona Delisle discussing Best Practice Guidelines on patient safety incidents, and Matthew Harbin from BMS will provide information on how members are supported if involved in a safety incident (via insurance, support of...

Celebrate MRT Week with a free Webinar!

Our special MRT Week presentation on “Incident Reporting” features CAMRT member Mona Delisle discussing Best Practice Guidelines on patient safety incidents, and Matthew Harbin from BMS will provide information on how members are supported if involved in a safety incident (via insurance, support of...

Notice to members – CPD Pricing The CAMRT is pleased to provide top quality education at competitive prices for our members; however, these fees must be periodically adjusted to ensure we can administer current content and continue to develop new resources.  Please refer to...

CAMRT CPD Fee Increases 2018

Notice to members – CPD Pricing The CAMRT is pleased to provide top quality education at competitive prices for our members; however, these fees must be periodically adjusted to ensure we can administer current content and continue to develop new resources.  Please refer to...

The purpose of the CAMRT fellowship program is to acknowledge and promote professional excellence. It recognizes MRTs who have demonstrated significant contributions to the profession and a commitment to personal growth.  Fellows are experienced MRTs, who throughout their career have embodied the key attributes...

Revised Fellowship Program

The purpose of the CAMRT fellowship program is to acknowledge and promote professional excellence. It recognizes MRTs who have demonstrated significant contributions to the profession and a commitment to personal growth.  Fellows are experienced MRTs, who throughout their career have embodied the key attributes...

  On June 15-17, 2018, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute.   This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the...

CAMRT Leadership Development Institute — Call for Applications

  On June 15-17, 2018, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute.   This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the...

  We are pleased to announce the following new webinars are available through the CAMRT “Practice Insights” webinar series. Simply browse the CPD catalogue and register for the webinar of your choice. You can watch the presentation at your convenience, and answer 10 multiple choice...

Three new webinars available – free for members!

  We are pleased to announce the following new webinars are available through the CAMRT “Practice Insights” webinar series. Simply browse the CPD catalogue and register for the webinar of your choice. You can watch the presentation at your convenience, and answer 10 multiple choice...

TO CELEBRATE MEDICAL RADIATION TECHNOLOGY WEEK IN CANADA!   The CAMRT wants to help your workplace celebrate MRT Week 2017 by offering free continuing education credit approval (CECAP) reviews for activities taking place November 5-11, 2017. Only activities submitted by a sponsor will be...

FREE REVIEW FOR CREDIT APPROVAL of CPD ACTIVITES

TO CELEBRATE MEDICAL RADIATION TECHNOLOGY WEEK IN CANADA!   The CAMRT wants to help your workplace celebrate MRT Week 2017 by offering free continuing education credit approval (CECAP) reviews for activities taking place November 5-11, 2017. Only activities submitted by a sponsor will be...

WELCOME TO THE HEALTHY LIVING, HEALTHY LIFE CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS Collaborative Health Conference on Research, Practice, and Community Innovations This collaborative health conference is part of Dalhousie University’s 200th anniversary celebrations. The Healthy Living Healthy Life 2018 (HLHL 2018) conference is focused on interprofessional, collaborative,...

The Healthy Living Healthy Life 2018 conference Call for abstracts

WELCOME TO THE HEALTHY LIVING, HEALTHY LIFE CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS Collaborative Health Conference on Research, Practice, and Community Innovations This collaborative health conference is part of Dalhousie University’s 200th anniversary celebrations. The Healthy Living Healthy Life 2018 (HLHL 2018) conference is focused on interprofessional, collaborative,...

November 14th is the next edition: chat paper, blog and moderation will be courtesy of University of Toronto MHScMRS program students Tasha McMaster, Winter Spence and Joanna Javor.  The three students are doing this as part of their activities for their course “Clinical Competence and Continuous Learning”. They...

Join the international Twitter journal club (#MedRadJClub)!

November 14th is the next edition: chat paper, blog and moderation will be courtesy of University of Toronto MHScMRS program students Tasha McMaster, Winter Spence and Joanna Javor.  The three students are doing this as part of their activities for their course “Clinical Competence and Continuous Learning”. They...

The CAMRT invites submissions for the 2018 CAMRT Awards Program – Essay and Exhibit Competition. The competition is open to CAMRT members in good standing and students enrolled in accredited medical radiation technology education programs.   The deadline for submission to both the essay...

CAMRT Awards Program – Essay and Exhibit Competition

The CAMRT invites submissions for the 2018 CAMRT Awards Program – Essay and Exhibit Competition. The competition is open to CAMRT members in good standing and students enrolled in accredited medical radiation technology education programs.   The deadline for submission to both the essay...

The CAMRT Awards Program was established to highlight the expertise and professionalism of CAMRT members and students. The CAMRT is proud to recognize individuals who have contributed to their profession and association. We all know colleagues who have been significantly dedicated and involved in...

Call for nominations for the CAMRT Honorary Awards

The CAMRT Awards Program was established to highlight the expertise and professionalism of CAMRT members and students. The CAMRT is proud to recognize individuals who have contributed to their profession and association. We all know colleagues who have been significantly dedicated and involved in...

We are pleased to announce the following new webinars will be available soon through the CAMRT “Practice Insights” webinar series. Simply brow se the CPD catalogue and register for the webinar of your choice. You can watch the presentation at your convenience, and answer 10...

COMING SOON! Free CAMRT webinars for Category A credit

We are pleased to announce the following new webinars will be available soon through the CAMRT “Practice Insights” webinar series. Simply brow se the CPD catalogue and register for the webinar of your choice. You can watch the presentation at your convenience, and answer 10...

NOEL, Patricia Mary (nee Rogers) It is with great sadness that we announce that Patricia Mary Noel (nee Rogers) peacefully passed away on August 24, 2017. Pat was born on May 13, 1922 in Vancouver, where she lived most of her early life, before...

Patricia Noel – Obituary

NOEL, Patricia Mary (nee Rogers) It is with great sadness that we announce that Patricia Mary Noel (nee Rogers) peacefully passed away on August 24, 2017. Pat was born on May 13, 1922 in Vancouver, where she lived most of her early life, before...

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2018 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Resolutions or Motions for 2018 Annual General Meeting

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2018 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Free CAMRT webinar “MR Elastography” – Category A Credit!   CAMRT is proud to continue Practice Insights — a series of FREE webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. Don’t miss this great opportunity to earn Category A credits from...

Free CAMRT webinar “MR Elastography” – Category A Credit!

Free CAMRT webinar “MR Elastography” – Category A Credit!   CAMRT is proud to continue Practice Insights — a series of FREE webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. Don’t miss this great opportunity to earn Category A credits from...

New JMIRS Submission Formats   We have introduced several new formats to make it easier for MRTs to share their knowledge!   Educational Perspectives highlight innovative and useful approaches to medical radiation sciences education and evaluation of educational methods, either at the undergraduate or...

New JMIRS Submission Formats

New JMIRS Submission Formats   We have introduced several new formats to make it easier for MRTs to share their knowledge!   Educational Perspectives highlight innovative and useful approaches to medical radiation sciences education and evaluation of educational methods, either at the undergraduate or...

JMIRS listed in Emerging Science Citation Index   The JMIRS has been included in the Emerging Science Citation Index (ESCI)! Journals in ESCI have passed an initial editorial evaluation and the listing includes high-quality, peer-reviewed publications of regional importance and in emerging scientific fields....

JMIRS listed in Emerging Science Citation Index

JMIRS listed in Emerging Science Citation Index   The JMIRS has been included in the Emerging Science Citation Index (ESCI)! Journals in ESCI have passed an initial editorial evaluation and the listing includes high-quality, peer-reviewed publications of regional importance and in emerging scientific fields....

The New Brunswick Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (NBAMRT) is seeking to recruit its first Executive Director. The New Brunswick Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (NBAMRT) represents over 600 members in New Brunswick in various fields of medical radiation technology. Technologists and therapists are...

NBAMRT is seeking to recruit its first Executive Director

The New Brunswick Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (NBAMRT) is seeking to recruit its first Executive Director. The New Brunswick Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (NBAMRT) represents over 600 members in New Brunswick in various fields of medical radiation technology. Technologists and therapists are...

The CAMRT is pleased to announce its commitment to Psychological Health and Safety in Healthcare, pledging to uphold values the psychological health and safety of their staff. In signing on, the CAMRT has joined a number of other existing signatories in healthcare. The Mental...

The CAMRT commits to Psychological Health and Safety in Healthcare

The CAMRT is pleased to announce its commitment to Psychological Health and Safety in Healthcare, pledging to uphold values the psychological health and safety of their staff. In signing on, the CAMRT has joined a number of other existing signatories in healthcare. The Mental...

The time has come to order your MRT Week materials in anticipation of MRT Week 2017! MRT Week is an annual celebration of the essential role that medical radiation technologists (MRTs) play in the healthcare system. From November 5 to 11, 2017, MRTs are...

Order Your MRT Week Materials!

The time has come to order your MRT Week materials in anticipation of MRT Week 2017! MRT Week is an annual celebration of the essential role that medical radiation technologists (MRTs) play in the healthcare system. From November 5 to 11, 2017, MRTs are...

For MRTs interested in MRI or CT that can’t attend the Siemens Healthineers Innovations Symposium in Quebec City this year,  OAMRS is pleased to offer you the exclusive opportunity to participate in the MRI or the CT lectures on Saturday, October 28th via live webcast!  ...

Don’t Miss Siemens Healthineers Innovations Symposium 2017, Live Webcast!

For MRTs interested in MRI or CT that can’t attend the Siemens Healthineers Innovations Symposium in Quebec City this year,  OAMRS is pleased to offer you the exclusive opportunity to participate in the MRI or the CT lectures on Saturday, October 28th via live webcast!  ...

Join us for this two-day Face-to-Face, Enhanced Practice Certification Course and gain a wealth of knowledge. More information   This workshop offers MRTs the opportunity to:   When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 – Sunday, October 15, 2017 7:30 am – 5:30 pm Eastern Standard...

Back by Popular Demand! GI Fluoroscopy Enhanced Practice Workshop, for MRTs!

Join us for this two-day Face-to-Face, Enhanced Practice Certification Course and gain a wealth of knowledge. More information   This workshop offers MRTs the opportunity to:   When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 – Sunday, October 15, 2017 7:30 am – 5:30 pm Eastern Standard...

Call for Abstracts We are now accepting Abstracts for RTi3 2018! Please consider submitting your work – be it formal research or a report on a successful radiation therapy-related initiative or innovation. We want you to be a part of this fantastic community and share...

RTi3 Call for Abstracts and Early Bird Registration

Call for Abstracts We are now accepting Abstracts for RTi3 2018! Please consider submitting your work – be it formal research or a report on a successful radiation therapy-related initiative or innovation. We want you to be a part of this fantastic community and share...

October 1, 2017 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s...

Rewrite and Challenge Exam Registration Deadline

October 1, 2017 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s...

CAMRT recently launched a new database to create a more streamlined user experience in the Member Resource section of our website. We are still working on uploading and tweaking the continuing education data for members who completed Full Length courses (as well as Virtual...

New CAMRT database and Continuing Education profiles

CAMRT recently launched a new database to create a more streamlined user experience in the Member Resource section of our website. We are still working on uploading and tweaking the continuing education data for members who completed Full Length courses (as well as Virtual...

CAMRT President, Karren Fader and CAMRT CEO, François Couillard, will be attending the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting, which is being held this year September 13 –16, 2017, in Toronto, Ontario.  We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for this conference to a...

A CAMRT Reception At The CARO Annual Scientific Meeting

CAMRT President, Karren Fader and CAMRT CEO, François Couillard, will be attending the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting, which is being held this year September 13 –16, 2017, in Toronto, Ontario.  We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for this conference to a...

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is Image Guided Therapy. What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation technology meets art? We want to see your inspiration! The...

Take part in the JMIRS Cover Art Competition!

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is Image Guided Therapy. What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation technology meets art? We want to see your inspiration! The...

In a few weeks’ time, the CAMRT will be launching a new and improved members’ portal. This new portal will allow you to manage your CAMRT interactions in a much more intuitive and user-friendly environment. The process requires that your user sign-in is updated....

Updates coming to CAMRT members’ portal

In a few weeks’ time, the CAMRT will be launching a new and improved members’ portal. This new portal will allow you to manage your CAMRT interactions in a much more intuitive and user-friendly environment. The process requires that your user sign-in is updated....

Interested in helping to move the profession forward? You may be interested in becoming a member of the CAMRT’s Advocacy Advisory Council.   The CAMRT is currently seeking members from all disciplines to apply for this committee.   Role of the AAC member The...

Become a Member of CAMRT’s Advocacy Advisory Council

Interested in helping to move the profession forward? You may be interested in becoming a member of the CAMRT’s Advocacy Advisory Council.   The CAMRT is currently seeking members from all disciplines to apply for this committee.   Role of the AAC member The...

As you know, the CAMRT is moving away from holding a single annual general conference, and towards a model that supports more events across the country and in support of specialty and provincial programming. Our specialty stream includes partnerships with national physician organizations such...

Call for Volunteers – 2018 CAMRT Scientific Committee Members

As you know, the CAMRT is moving away from holding a single annual general conference, and towards a model that supports more events across the country and in support of specialty and provincial programming. Our specialty stream includes partnerships with national physician organizations such...

With the expected establishment of a regulatory college on the horizon, the BCAMRT had been investigating ways to streamline its services to minimize the impact new college dues would have on its members. As part of this investigation, the BCAMRT contacted the CAMRT to...

BC Members vote on options for provincial association services

With the expected establishment of a regulatory college on the horizon, the BCAMRT had been investigating ways to streamline its services to minimize the impact new college dues would have on its members. As part of this investigation, the BCAMRT contacted the CAMRT to...

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists is excited to announce the completion of its Advanced Practice Registered Technologist (APRT) Certification Pilot.   CAMRT would like to recognize and congratulate the three radiation therapist candidates that took part in the pilot process. Lori Holden...

New Advanced Practice Certification for Radiation Therapy

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists is excited to announce the completion of its Advanced Practice Registered Technologist (APRT) Certification Pilot.   CAMRT would like to recognize and congratulate the three radiation therapist candidates that took part in the pilot process. Lori Holden...

Are you a passionate advocate of the CAMRT? Do you appreciate the member benefits, services and programs, as well as the value in belonging to your national professional association?   We are recruiting volunteers from each province to create the first “CAMRT Members’ Lounge”.  ...

Volunteer Opportunity: CAMRT Members’ Lounge

Are you a passionate advocate of the CAMRT? Do you appreciate the member benefits, services and programs, as well as the value in belonging to your national professional association?   We are recruiting volunteers from each province to create the first “CAMRT Members’ Lounge”.  ...

Don’t miss this great opportunity to earn Category A credits from the comfort of your own home! CAMRT is proud to continue Practice Insights — a series of FREE webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. New! Recently...

Register for a free CAMRT webinar! New content added

Don’t miss this great opportunity to earn Category A credits from the comfort of your own home! CAMRT is proud to continue Practice Insights — a series of FREE webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. New! Recently...

Dear Voting Members of the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI);   CPSI is looking for nominations for one vacancy on its Board of Directors, to be elected at the Annual Meeting in September. On behalf of Susan Mumme, Chair, CPSI Nominating Committee, we are forwarding...

CPSI is looking for nominations for one vacancy on its Board of Directors

Dear Voting Members of the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI);   CPSI is looking for nominations for one vacancy on its Board of Directors, to be elected at the Annual Meeting in September. On behalf of Susan Mumme, Chair, CPSI Nominating Committee, we are forwarding...

April 12th to 15th 2018 in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago  The 20th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2018) to be held in the Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago at the Hyatt Regency. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching,...

ISRRT 20th World Congress: Abstract Deadline and Registration

April 12th to 15th 2018 in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago  The 20th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2018) to be held in the Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago at the Hyatt Regency. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching,...

Now available in a new online delivery format Stroke is a serious health issue that affects thousands of Canadians and is the second leading cause of death in the world. Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatments, survival rates for stroke patients over the...

Now available: Stroke and CT Perfusion Quick Self Study

Now available in a new online delivery format Stroke is a serious health issue that affects thousands of Canadians and is the second leading cause of death in the world. Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatments, survival rates for stroke patients over the...

Introducing Carrie Bru, RTNM, MEd CAMRT’s next Director of Education   The CAMRT is pleased to introduce Carrie Bru as its next Director of Education. Carrie is currently an instructor in nuclear medicine technology at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). In 2015...

CAMRT’s next Director of Education

Introducing Carrie Bru, RTNM, MEd CAMRT’s next Director of Education   The CAMRT is pleased to introduce Carrie Bru as its next Director of Education. Carrie is currently an instructor in nuclear medicine technology at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). In 2015...

You have questions, get the answers!   The CAMRT is renewing its approach to the Annual General Conference. This presentation will discuss the future plans for conferences and events in 2018. We will explore how we will be enhancing the way we deliver our...

2018 Conferences & Events Live Webinar

You have questions, get the answers!   The CAMRT is renewing its approach to the Annual General Conference. This presentation will discuss the future plans for conferences and events in 2018. We will explore how we will be enhancing the way we deliver our...

The UK Radiological Congress and Radiation Oncology Congress

12-14 June 2017 in Manchester Central ARE YOU DOSE AWARE? FREE CONGRESS ENTRY!! Specific Dose Sessions and workshops are taking place on Tuesday 13 June, with a dedicated dose awareness poster presentation and exhibition trail.   Confirmed Programme & Speakers Include: ​ How to run an image optimisation...

The UK Radiological Congress and Radiation Oncology Congress

12-14 June 2017 in Manchester Central ARE YOU DOSE AWARE? FREE CONGRESS ENTRY!! Specific Dose Sessions and workshops are taking place on Tuesday 13 June, with a dedicated dose awareness poster presentation and exhibition trail.   Confirmed Programme & Speakers Include: ​ How to run an image optimisation...

Updates from IAEA

The latest updates from the Radiation Protection of Patients Website: Mark your calendars! The International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine: Achieving Change in Practice will take place on 11-15 December 2017 in Vienna, Austria   The IAEA is now accepting contributed papers. Please note...

Updates from IAEA

The latest updates from the Radiation Protection of Patients Website: Mark your calendars! The International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine: Achieving Change in Practice will take place on 11-15 December 2017 in Vienna, Austria   The IAEA is now accepting contributed papers. Please note...

Another year has come and gone… from social gatherings to all the fantastic educational sessions this year has proven yet again to be one for the books. The 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual general Conference (AGC) ran from April 27th to the 30th in Ottawa, Ontario....

Conference Recap- 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS AGC

Another year has come and gone… from social gatherings to all the fantastic educational sessions this year has proven yet again to be one for the books. The 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual general Conference (AGC) ran from April 27th to the 30th in Ottawa, Ontario....

2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference- Record of Attendance

MRTs who attended the 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference in Ottawa Ontario may now view their Record of Attendance in the secure area of the CAMRT website. Attendees can log in at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd with their CAMRT number and password. Click on “View record of...

2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference- Record of Attendance

MRTs who attended the 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference in Ottawa Ontario may now view their Record of Attendance in the secure area of the CAMRT website. Attendees can log in at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd with their CAMRT number and password. Click on “View record of...

Significantly Updated Course- Lung Cancer: An Overview for Healthcare Professionals

Significantly Updated 2017 Lung Cancer: An Overview for Healthcare Professionals Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in Canadian men and women, and many people have been touched in some way by this disease. Given the rapid pace of research in this...

Significantly Updated Course- Lung Cancer: An Overview for Healthcare Professionals

Significantly Updated 2017 Lung Cancer: An Overview for Healthcare Professionals Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in Canadian men and women, and many people have been touched in some way by this disease. Given the rapid pace of research in this...

April 2017 update from Canada’s Multi Stakeholder Working Group on Medical Isotopes (MSWG)

The MSWG was created a few years ago to bring together Canadian Federal and Provincial representatives, industry and national associations, like the CAMRT. The aim of the group is to monitor potential supply disruption risks of Tc-99m, develop mitigation strategies and ensure consistent messaging...

April 2017 update from Canada’s Multi Stakeholder Working Group on Medical Isotopes (MSWG)

The MSWG was created a few years ago to bring together Canadian Federal and Provincial representatives, industry and national associations, like the CAMRT. The aim of the group is to monitor potential supply disruption risks of Tc-99m, develop mitigation strategies and ensure consistent messaging...

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 35.2: 75 Years of National Gatherings A look at CAMRT’s new approach to conferences and events A focus on CAMRT volunteers for National Volunteer Week An...

Spring Issue of the CAMRT Newsletter Now Online!

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 35.2: 75 Years of National Gatherings A look at CAMRT’s new approach to conferences and events A focus on CAMRT volunteers for National Volunteer Week An...

Data collection is now open for the 2017 iteration of the Canadian Medical Imaging Inventory (CMII). Whether you’ve participated before, or are new to the inventory, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is inviting medical imaging facilities to access and...

2017 CADTH Canadian Medical Imaging Inventory Survey Now Open

Data collection is now open for the 2017 iteration of the Canadian Medical Imaging Inventory (CMII). Whether you’ve participated before, or are new to the inventory, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is inviting medical imaging facilities to access and...

Join us in celebrating the 75th anniversary of CAMRT’s inception.  As you know, we are celebrating our history and getting members involved through varied and fun contests on historical themes throughout the year. Our second 75th anniversary contest begins April 13 and runs until May 19, 2017....

CAMRT 75th Anniversary: Old-Timer Equipment Contest

Join us in celebrating the 75th anniversary of CAMRT’s inception.  As you know, we are celebrating our history and getting members involved through varied and fun contests on historical themes throughout the year. Our second 75th anniversary contest begins April 13 and runs until May 19, 2017....

See who won CAMRT’s first 75th anniversary contest!

The first 75th anniversary contest has come and gone! We’ve had an amazing response rate and thanks to everyone who participated. We asked members to pit their knowledge about the 75 years of CAMRT against their fellow members to win some prizes (and national bragging rights) along the way....

See who won CAMRT’s first 75th anniversary contest!

The first 75th anniversary contest has come and gone! We’ve had an amazing response rate and thanks to everyone who participated. We asked members to pit their knowledge about the 75 years of CAMRT against their fellow members to win some prizes (and national bragging rights) along the way....

Register Now! For the Translational Research Program Information Session

The Translational Research Program, is a Professional Master’s program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, that provides core translational skills, competencies, and access to networks to catalyze the transformation of scientific discoveries into problem-solving interventions that improve the health of individuals and populations.  Through experiential learning, a diverse group of graduate...

Register Now! For the Translational Research Program Information Session

The Translational Research Program, is a Professional Master’s program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, that provides core translational skills, competencies, and access to networks to catalyze the transformation of scientific discoveries into problem-solving interventions that improve the health of individuals and populations.  Through experiential learning, a diverse group of graduate...

Join the Board of the Mental Health Commission of Canada

The Mental Health Commission of Canada’s (MHCC) Board of Directors is currently seeking applications to fill several director positions. The MHCC is specifically searching for candidates with experience and expertise in issues facing Quebec as well as Francophone and Acadian Communities, Inuit representation, youth representation (18...

Join the Board of the Mental Health Commission of Canada

The Mental Health Commission of Canada’s (MHCC) Board of Directors is currently seeking applications to fill several director positions. The MHCC is specifically searching for candidates with experience and expertise in issues facing Quebec as well as Francophone and Acadian Communities, Inuit representation, youth representation (18...

Call for Abstracts- BIENNIAL CONFERENCE 2017 in Babados

We invite you to share your expertise in Healthcare, Radiography, Ultrasonography, MRI, Radiation Therapy, Cancer Management, Health Information Management, Informatics, Health Care Law, Health Care Finance, Information Governance, Strategic Planning, Medical Coding, Health Care Data Analytics, Management Strategies, Employee Engagement and Resource Management through...

Call for Abstracts- BIENNIAL CONFERENCE 2017 in Babados

We invite you to share your expertise in Healthcare, Radiography, Ultrasonography, MRI, Radiation Therapy, Cancer Management, Health Information Management, Informatics, Health Care Law, Health Care Finance, Information Governance, Strategic Planning, Medical Coding, Health Care Data Analytics, Management Strategies, Employee Engagement and Resource Management through...

The 33rd Japan Conference of Radiological Technologists (33JCRT) will be held from September 22nd to 24th, 2017 at Hakodate Citizens Hall and Hakodate Arena in Hakodate city, Hokkaido. 33JCRT is hosted by Japan Association of Radiological Technologists (JART) and Hokkaido Association of Radiological Technologists....

Call for Abstracts- The 33rd Japan Conference of Radiological Technologists

The 33rd Japan Conference of Radiological Technologists (33JCRT) will be held from September 22nd to 24th, 2017 at Hakodate Citizens Hall and Hakodate Arena in Hakodate city, Hokkaido. 33JCRT is hosted by Japan Association of Radiological Technologists (JART) and Hokkaido Association of Radiological Technologists....

  Join us in celebrating CAMRT’s 75th anniversary of it’s inception.  From the concerted effort of a small group of provincial leaders in 1942, the enduring association was born. One of the ways we are celebrating our history on this momentous occasion is by...

CAMRT 75th Anniversary Trivia Contest

  Join us in celebrating CAMRT’s 75th anniversary of it’s inception.  From the concerted effort of a small group of provincial leaders in 1942, the enduring association was born. One of the ways we are celebrating our history on this momentous occasion is by...

Full Length Course in Development!

  PET/MR  Innovations in medical imaging can have a significant impact on patient care, treatment, and prognosis. One of the newest diagnostic modalities being explored by clinicians is PET/MR imaging. There are significant challenges in combining these two technologies, whether it is fusion and...

Full Length Course in Development!

  PET/MR  Innovations in medical imaging can have a significant impact on patient care, treatment, and prognosis. One of the newest diagnostic modalities being explored by clinicians is PET/MR imaging. There are significant challenges in combining these two technologies, whether it is fusion and...

The Life Cycle of the Breast This quick self-study course provides an exploration of the female breast and the developmental and functional changes that occur with the breasts over the course of a lifetime, through infancy, puberty, the childbearing years, the menopausal years, and...

Quick Self Studies Coming Soon!

The Life Cycle of the Breast This quick self-study course provides an exploration of the female breast and the developmental and functional changes that occur with the breasts over the course of a lifetime, through infancy, puberty, the childbearing years, the menopausal years, and...

Winter 2017 :  Application Deadline for Exam Rewrites and Challenges

REWRITE AND CHALLENGE EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE April 1, 2017 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience...

Winter 2017 : Application Deadline for Exam Rewrites and Challenges

REWRITE AND CHALLENGE EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE April 1, 2017 @ 11:59 PM (Eastern)   Rewrite:  Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience...

The CAMRT Best Practice Guidelines (BPGs) are the means for providing the best possible outcome for patients based on judgments that consider patient needs, clinical experience and the best available evidence. Best practice can be found at the intersection of three realms: best available...

Call for Volunteers – Best Practice Guidelines Committee

The CAMRT Best Practice Guidelines (BPGs) are the means for providing the best possible outcome for patients based on judgments that consider patient needs, clinical experience and the best available evidence. Best practice can be found at the intersection of three realms: best available...

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Professional Practice Advisory Council (PPAC).  Specifically we are looking for:   One MRT from each of the following provinces: Prince Edward Island Saskatchewan   The purpose of the PPAC is to provide advice...

Call for Volunteers: Professional Practice Advisory Council

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Professional Practice Advisory Council (PPAC).  Specifically we are looking for:   One MRT from each of the following provinces: Prince Edward Island Saskatchewan   The purpose of the PPAC is to provide advice...

CAMRT is seeking to fill a Member-At-Large position on the association’s Nominating Committee. The function of the committee is to identify a slate of nominees for the board positions being elected in any given year.   We require an applicant who is a former...

Call for Volunteers—Member-At-Large for Nominating Committee

CAMRT is seeking to fill a Member-At-Large position on the association’s Nominating Committee. The function of the committee is to identify a slate of nominees for the board positions being elected in any given year.   We require an applicant who is a former...

The CAMRT is very excited to invite you to come and explore its new online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Repository The new CPD Repository was designed specifically for you, with your professional development needs as an MRT in mind: MRT-focused content 400+ Activities from...

Looking to fulfill your CPD requirements? Check out the CPD Repository

The CAMRT is very excited to invite you to come and explore its new online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Repository The new CPD Repository was designed specifically for you, with your professional development needs as an MRT in mind: MRT-focused content 400+ Activities from...

Looking for a job? Find a career! The CAMRT is excited to announce a makeover to its online job bank. With the feedback we received from the 2015 member satisfaction survey, we made some improvements and developed a new and improved resource for members....

Visit the new CAMRT Career Portal!

Looking for a job? Find a career! The CAMRT is excited to announce a makeover to its online job bank. With the feedback we received from the 2015 member satisfaction survey, we made some improvements and developed a new and improved resource for members....

You can help us to ensure our records are up-to-date by updating your contact information online. This includes name, e-mail, and address changes, as well as publication preferences. Do you prefer to receive a hard copy of the newsletter or simply get a notification...

Update Your Membership Information

You can help us to ensure our records are up-to-date by updating your contact information online. This includes name, e-mail, and address changes, as well as publication preferences. Do you prefer to receive a hard copy of the newsletter or simply get a notification...

As MRTs  you understand the profound impact that cancer has on peoples’ lives. World Cancer Day (February 4, 2017) is a special once-a-year opportunity to shed light on the disease to raise awareness, funds and momentum for important change in the battle against cancer....

World Cancer Day: February 4, 2017

As MRTs  you understand the profound impact that cancer has on peoples’ lives. World Cancer Day (February 4, 2017) is a special once-a-year opportunity to shed light on the disease to raise awareness, funds and momentum for important change in the battle against cancer....

Apply now for the CAMRT foundation Grant! Why should you apply?   Over the years, the CAMRT Foundation has sponsored many members in their educational pursuits. Grants are available to members to provide: Financial Assistance to individuals enrolled in courses of study related to...

CAMRT Foundation Grant Application

Apply now for the CAMRT foundation Grant! Why should you apply?   Over the years, the CAMRT Foundation has sponsored many members in their educational pursuits. Grants are available to members to provide: Financial Assistance to individuals enrolled in courses of study related to...

The CAMRT Foundation is happy to provide the William Doern – Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship for community oriented, academically outstanding students attending entry-level medical radiation technology programs.   Eligibility: Candidates must: Be currently enrolled in an entry-level medical radiation technology program (radiological technology, radiation...

William Doern Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship

The CAMRT Foundation is happy to provide the William Doern – Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship for community oriented, academically outstanding students attending entry-level medical radiation technology programs.   Eligibility: Candidates must: Be currently enrolled in an entry-level medical radiation technology program (radiological technology, radiation...

Now Available on the Interactive Online Learning Management Platform!

CT Simulation: An Overview 2 Credit Hours—Category A Credit   This is one option for the CT Therapy Certificate’s required Supplement. Computed Tomography plays an integral role in Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning. This course provides an in-depth look at CT Simulation; how it is...

Now Available on the Interactive Online Learning Management Platform!

CT Simulation: An Overview 2 Credit Hours—Category A Credit   This is one option for the CT Therapy Certificate’s required Supplement. Computed Tomography plays an integral role in Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning. This course provides an in-depth look at CT Simulation; how it is...

  Get your Early Bird tickets before January 31, 2017!   Registration for RTi3 Conference with the Early Bird pricing is $350. Single day and student tickets are also on sale. Early Bird pricing ends at midnight on January 31, 2017. About RTi3 Conference   RTi3 is...

RTi3 Radiation Therapy Conference & Free Webinar

  Get your Early Bird tickets before January 31, 2017!   Registration for RTi3 Conference with the Early Bird pricing is $350. Single day and student tickets are also on sale. Early Bird pricing ends at midnight on January 31, 2017. About RTi3 Conference   RTi3 is...

The latest “News and Views” from the ISRRT is now available for viewing and download. Highlights from this edition: Update on 19TH ISRRT WORLD CONGRESS News and reports from MRTs around the world Update on the Chesney Research Award 2016 An interesting article on Dr Alexander...

December ISRRT “News and Views” Available

The latest “News and Views” from the ISRRT is now available for viewing and download. Highlights from this edition: Update on 19TH ISRRT WORLD CONGRESS News and reports from MRTs around the world Update on the Chesney Research Award 2016 An interesting article on Dr Alexander...

Radiology Care: A Value-Driven Approach April 20 – 23, 2017 | Montreal, Quebec- Early bird rates are in effect until March 7.   Articulated around the complementary notions of efficacy and appropriateness, and the role of the radiologist in times of rapid technological advances, the...

Register Now: CAR 80th Annual Scientific Meeting

Radiology Care: A Value-Driven Approach April 20 – 23, 2017 | Montreal, Quebec- Early bird rates are in effect until March 7.   Articulated around the complementary notions of efficacy and appropriateness, and the role of the radiologist in times of rapid technological advances, the...

Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary medical tests, treatments and procedures. To see the full scale of the project please view the website: www.choosingwiselycanada.org.   As a partner in the campaign, the CAMRT has...

Call for Volunteers: Choosing Wisely Canada – MRT Recommendations

Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary medical tests, treatments and procedures. To see the full scale of the project please view the website: www.choosingwiselycanada.org.   As a partner in the campaign, the CAMRT has...

Purpose To improve the standards of delivery and practice of medical imaging and radiation therapy throughout the world by research in the radiation medicine sciences is a mission of the International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT). In the light of such mission...

ISRRT Chesney Research Award – Call for Grant Application 2017

Purpose To improve the standards of delivery and practice of medical imaging and radiation therapy throughout the world by research in the radiation medicine sciences is a mission of the International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT). In the light of such mission...

On June 16-18, 2017, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute.   This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the medical...

Call for Applications- CAMRT Leadership Development Institute

On June 16-18, 2017, the CAMRT will be hosting its annual Leadership Development Institute.   This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to advancement of the medical...

Notice of Meeting – 75th Annual General Meeting

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists Friday, April 28, 2017, 15:40 to 17:10   The 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Westin Hotel, Confederation Ballroom, Ottawa, Ontario.   Preliminary Agenda Call to Order...

Notice of Meeting – 75th Annual General Meeting

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists Friday, April 28, 2017, 15:40 to 17:10   The 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the Westin Hotel, Confederation Ballroom, Ottawa, Ontario.   Preliminary Agenda Call to Order...

Submit your application to editor@camrt.ca by April 1, 2017. Visit the Research Grant page of the website for a fillable PDF application, as well as guidelines and policies for submission of grant applications.

Research Grant Application Deadline Fast Approaching

Submit your application to editor@camrt.ca by April 1, 2017. Visit the Research Grant page of the website for a fillable PDF application, as well as guidelines and policies for submission of grant applications.

I paid my dues for 2017….Why does it still show that I am only paid for 2016?   When visiting the Members’ Only area of the CAMRT website, you may notice in your member profile that your membership status is not up to date. Perhaps...

A note on Membership Dues Renewal Status

I paid my dues for 2017….Why does it still show that I am only paid for 2016?   When visiting the Members’ Only area of the CAMRT website, you may notice in your member profile that your membership status is not up to date. Perhaps...

Join your fellow MRTs and Sonographers at the 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference in beautiful Ottawa – you will be treated to an excellent mix of inspiring plenary lectures, educational sessions, innovative technologies, networking opportunities, and fun-filled social events.   Be sure to check...

Join us in Ottawa for the 2017 AGC!

Join your fellow MRTs and Sonographers at the 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference in beautiful Ottawa – you will be treated to an excellent mix of inspiring plenary lectures, educational sessions, innovative technologies, networking opportunities, and fun-filled social events.   Be sure to check...

Check out the latest edition of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences – this special “Patient Experience” issue includes a lovely winning cover image from University of Alberta radiation therapy student, Mai Vo. This issue was compiled with help from our Guest...

JMIRS Patient Experience issue now available!

Check out the latest edition of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences – this special “Patient Experience” issue includes a lovely winning cover image from University of Alberta radiation therapy student, Mai Vo. This issue was compiled with help from our Guest...

New PREREQUISITE for INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY 1 COURSE Effective Winter 2018 a PREREQUISITE challenge exam in vascular anatomy will be required by all candidates prior to taking the Interventional Radiology 1 course.  This vascular anatomy exam will become a mandatory requirement to IR 1 due...

Changes in Interventional Radiology Courses

New PREREQUISITE for INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY 1 COURSE Effective Winter 2018 a PREREQUISITE challenge exam in vascular anatomy will be required by all candidates prior to taking the Interventional Radiology 1 course.  This vascular anatomy exam will become a mandatory requirement to IR 1 due...

Attention Ontario MRTs- Apply now for an AHPDF education grant!

Attention Ontario MRTs! Allied Health Professional Development Fund, is now accepting applications for education grants for professional development activities completed between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017. Purpose The government of Ontario recognizes and values the important contributions made by allied health professionals to the health...

Attention Ontario MRTs- Apply now for an AHPDF education grant!

Attention Ontario MRTs! Allied Health Professional Development Fund, is now accepting applications for education grants for professional development activities completed between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017. Purpose The government of Ontario recognizes and values the important contributions made by allied health professionals to the health...

CAMRT has partnered with Scrubscanada.ca to bring our members another great opportunity for saving! Take advantage of a 10% discount on all online orders from Scrubs Canada (www.scrubscanada.ca). Members can choose from a wide variety of stylish medical uniforms, lab coats and quality comfort...

CAMRT partners with Scrubs Canada

CAMRT has partnered with Scrubscanada.ca to bring our members another great opportunity for saving! Take advantage of a 10% discount on all online orders from Scrubs Canada (www.scrubscanada.ca). Members can choose from a wide variety of stylish medical uniforms, lab coats and quality comfort...

What monthly bill pains you the most? Well, you asked and we listened, and now CAMRT is pleased to announce a new member discount through TELUS! Get a customized mobility plan and a new smartphone to help you stay connected from anywhere. Your Choice...

CAMRT connects you to another great member discount!

What monthly bill pains you the most? Well, you asked and we listened, and now CAMRT is pleased to announce a new member discount through TELUS! Get a customized mobility plan and a new smartphone to help you stay connected from anywhere. Your Choice...

The Image Gently Alliance, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), AANS/CNS Joint Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery and allied medical organizations have launched the “Think A-Head” campaign to help providers appropriately obtain and perform computed tomography (CT) scans in children...

“Think A-Head” campaign launch

The Image Gently Alliance, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), AANS/CNS Joint Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery and allied medical organizations have launched the “Think A-Head” campaign to help providers appropriately obtain and perform computed tomography (CT) scans in children...

Attention radiation therapists! You are being invited to complete a survey regarding second victims in radiation therapy. The primary objective of the survey is to determine what physical and emotional symptoms radiation therapists experience after a clinical incident. The survey has been developed by a...

Second Victim Radiation Therapy Survey

Attention radiation therapists! You are being invited to complete a survey regarding second victims in radiation therapy. The primary objective of the survey is to determine what physical and emotional symptoms radiation therapists experience after a clinical incident. The survey has been developed by a...

Winter 2017 Registration Deadline:  January 9, 2017

Registration is now open for the CAMRT’s Winter semester. View a complete listing of all courses and descriptions and register online! The CAMRT website provides complete & up to date information on policies, procedures, textbook requirements, term schedules, etc. For more information, please contact...

Winter 2017 Registration Deadline: January 9, 2017

Registration is now open for the CAMRT’s Winter semester. View a complete listing of all courses and descriptions and register online! The CAMRT website provides complete & up to date information on policies, procedures, textbook requirements, term schedules, etc. For more information, please contact...

Check out the remaining webinars in our 2016 Practice Insights series, including our special MRT Week presentation, “Application of the CAMRT Best Practice Guidelines”, featuring the perspectives of an educator, manager and clinician. Running at various times throughout the week (Nov 7-10th), this free...

Register for MRT Week Webinars!

Check out the remaining webinars in our 2016 Practice Insights series, including our special MRT Week presentation, “Application of the CAMRT Best Practice Guidelines”, featuring the perspectives of an educator, manager and clinician. Running at various times throughout the week (Nov 7-10th), this free...

Update on Isotope Supply: October 2016

On October 31, 2016 the Canadian NRU reactor will stop regular production of Mo-99, an isotope used to make Tc-99m, itself the most widely used nuclear medicine imaging agent. With the impending production stoppage growing nearer, there has been a number of media reports appearing...

Update on Isotope Supply: October 2016

On October 31, 2016 the Canadian NRU reactor will stop regular production of Mo-99, an isotope used to make Tc-99m, itself the most widely used nuclear medicine imaging agent. With the impending production stoppage growing nearer, there has been a number of media reports appearing...

Online pre-registration closes- January 30th. Register now! Escape from the ordinary and experience a delightful retreat at Fairmont Le Château Montebello, the world’s largest log cabin. Nestled in the heart of the scenic Montebello village, surrounded by nature, the hotel is famed for its...

Register Now for the Winter School for Medical Imaging!

Online pre-registration closes- January 30th. Register now! Escape from the ordinary and experience a delightful retreat at Fairmont Le Château Montebello, the world’s largest log cabin. Nestled in the heart of the scenic Montebello village, surrounded by nature, the hotel is famed for its...

Join OTIMROEPMQ for their annual Conference at the Auditorium Rousselot de l’Hôpital Notre-Dame, CHUM | Montréal November 12th 2016 from 8:00AM – 3:00PM.   * Please note that this conference only offered in French.   Nous vous demandons d’être de plus en plus professionnels… Mais disposez-vous de...

OTIMROEPMQ 2016 Conference – Légalement Vôtre

Join OTIMROEPMQ for their annual Conference at the Auditorium Rousselot de l’Hôpital Notre-Dame, CHUM | Montréal November 12th 2016 from 8:00AM – 3:00PM.   * Please note that this conference only offered in French.   Nous vous demandons d’être de plus en plus professionnels… Mais disposez-vous de...

Now Available: Cardiac CT Quick Self Study / In Development: Life Cycle of the Breast

Cardiac CT   In the era of multi-detector, multi-slice, ultra-fast CT units, Cardiac CT now plays a central role in multi-modality imaging of heart disease in conjunction with echocardiography, coronary catheterization, nuclear medicine and MRI. As lower radiation doses are routine, it is also...

Now Available: Cardiac CT Quick Self Study / In Development: Life Cycle of the Breast

Cardiac CT   In the era of multi-detector, multi-slice, ultra-fast CT units, Cardiac CT now plays a central role in multi-modality imaging of heart disease in conjunction with echocardiography, coronary catheterization, nuclear medicine and MRI. As lower radiation doses are routine, it is also...

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA): November 27 – December 2, 2016, Chicago

Going to the RSNA this year?  Why not stop by the CAMRT booth and have a Canadian moment with President Karren Fader and members of the CAMRT managerial staff who will be at the booth.  The booth will be located in the South Building,...

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA): November 27 – December 2, 2016, Chicago

Going to the RSNA this year?  Why not stop by the CAMRT booth and have a Canadian moment with President Karren Fader and members of the CAMRT managerial staff who will be at the booth.  The booth will be located in the South Building,...

MRT Week is just around the corner again. This annual celebration of the profession is another great opportunity to highlight the essential role that medical radiation technologists (MRTs) play in the healthcare system.  From November 6 to 12, 2016, MRTs are once again invited to...

Get Your Orders in for MRT Week!

MRT Week is just around the corner again. This annual celebration of the profession is another great opportunity to highlight the essential role that medical radiation technologists (MRTs) play in the healthcare system.  From November 6 to 12, 2016, MRTs are once again invited to...

Volunteer for the Advocacy Advisory Council

CAMRT is seeking members from the disciplines of radiological technology, MRI and/or nuclear medicine to serve on its Advocacy Advisory Council (AAC). Role of the AAC member The AAC is instrumental in providing advice and expertise on the CAMRT advocacy plan and its effective...

Volunteer for the Advocacy Advisory Council

CAMRT is seeking members from the disciplines of radiological technology, MRI and/or nuclear medicine to serve on its Advocacy Advisory Council (AAC). Role of the AAC member The AAC is instrumental in providing advice and expertise on the CAMRT advocacy plan and its effective...

Call for Abstracts: National Health Leadership Conference 2017

The Canadian College of Health Leaders (College) and HealthCareCAN are once again hosting the National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC), to be held in Vancouver, British Columbia on June 12-13, 2017. The theme of this year’s conference is Value-based healthcare: Embracing a patient and family-centered...

Call for Abstracts: National Health Leadership Conference 2017

The Canadian College of Health Leaders (College) and HealthCareCAN are once again hosting the National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC), to be held in Vancouver, British Columbia on June 12-13, 2017. The theme of this year’s conference is Value-based healthcare: Embracing a patient and family-centered...

The CAMRT is very pleased to introduce you to the Radiation Therapy Patient Charter. This charter, created and endorsed by the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology is now also endorsed by the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists. The patient charter is designed to...

Radiation Therapy Patient Charter

The CAMRT is very pleased to introduce you to the Radiation Therapy Patient Charter. This charter, created and endorsed by the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology is now also endorsed by the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists. The patient charter is designed to...

CPD- Rewrite and Challenge Exam Registration Deadline

Rewrite: Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s courses have an opportunity to bypass the course...

CPD- Rewrite and Challenge Exam Registration Deadline

Rewrite: Candidates are allowed an initial write and two rewrites in a two-year period following the initial write date.   Challenge: Candidates who feel they have the knowledge and experience equivalent to the content of CAMRT’s courses have an opportunity to bypass the course...

Renew Your Commitment: 2017 Membership Renewal

Fall is around the corner, which means it will soon be time to renew your CAMRT and Provincial Organizations membership for 2017. Membership in your professional association signals to your employer, your colleagues and, most importantly, your patients that you are committed to delivering...

Renew Your Commitment: 2017 Membership Renewal

Fall is around the corner, which means it will soon be time to renew your CAMRT and Provincial Organizations membership for 2017. Membership in your professional association signals to your employer, your colleagues and, most importantly, your patients that you are committed to delivering...

Free Review for Credit of CPD Activities- To Celebrate MRT Week in Canada!

The CAMRT wants to help your workplace celebrate MRT Week 2016 by offering free continuing education credit approval (CECAP) reviews for activities taking place November 6-12, 2016.   Only activities submitted by a sponsor will be accepted for credit approval. Sponsors must plan a...

Free Review for Credit of CPD Activities- To Celebrate MRT Week in Canada!

The CAMRT wants to help your workplace celebrate MRT Week 2016 by offering free continuing education credit approval (CECAP) reviews for activities taking place November 6-12, 2016.   Only activities submitted by a sponsor will be accepted for credit approval. Sponsors must plan a...

The CAMRT Board of Directors is pleased to endorse the Dietitians of Canada’s new position statement and recommendations addressing the very important issue of household food insecurity in Canada.   Dietitians of Canada Position Statement Household food insecurity is a serious public health issue...

CAMRT endorses the Dietitians of Canada position on Household Food Insecurity

The CAMRT Board of Directors is pleased to endorse the Dietitians of Canada’s new position statement and recommendations addressing the very important issue of household food insecurity in Canada.   Dietitians of Canada Position Statement Household food insecurity is a serious public health issue...

CPD Policy Update – Exam Penalty Fee

Candidates must write their exam on the scheduled date. If this is not possible, the candidate must contact the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department a minimum of 5 business days prior to the scheduled exam date. Failure to do so will result in an...

CPD Policy Update – Exam Penalty Fee

Candidates must write their exam on the scheduled date. If this is not possible, the candidate must contact the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department a minimum of 5 business days prior to the scheduled exam date. Failure to do so will result in an...

Coming Soon: PET/CT Guided Interventions Quick Self Study

This QSS introduces the learner to alternative uses of this hybrid technology for PET/CT guided biopsies and PET/CT guided radiation therapy. The benefits, limitations and challenges of each intervention are explored, case studies are presented to demonstrate clinical relevance, and the impact on patient...

Coming Soon: PET/CT Guided Interventions Quick Self Study

This QSS introduces the learner to alternative uses of this hybrid technology for PET/CT guided biopsies and PET/CT guided radiation therapy. The benefits, limitations and challenges of each intervention are explored, case studies are presented to demonstrate clinical relevance, and the impact on patient...

CPD Policy Update – Exam Penalty Fee

Candidates must write their exam on the scheduled date. If this is not possible, the candidate must contact the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department a minimum of 5 business days prior to the scheduled exam date. Failure to do so will result in an...

CPD Policy Update – Exam Penalty Fee

Candidates must write their exam on the scheduled date. If this is not possible, the candidate must contact the CAMRT’s Continuing Professional Development department a minimum of 5 business days prior to the scheduled exam date. Failure to do so will result in an...

RTi3 is Canada’s premier radiation therapy conference. The scope and calibre of the program continues to set the bar for radiation therapist-led research across the country.   We are accepting abstracts for Oral/Poster and Workshops. The deadline to submit your abstract is October 10,...

Call for Abstracts- RTi3 Conference

RTi3 is Canada’s premier radiation therapy conference. The scope and calibre of the program continues to set the bar for radiation therapist-led research across the country.   We are accepting abstracts for Oral/Poster and Workshops. The deadline to submit your abstract is October 10,...

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2017 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Resolutions or Motions for 2017 Annual General Meeting

CAMRT members are invited to submit resolutions or motions to be debated at the 2017 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario. All resolutions or motions must be sponsored by ten CAMRT voting members. The deadline...

Dear qualified Radiation Therapists in Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, The Radiation Therapists and Psychosocial Support survey will close in less than 10 days.   500 RTs have shared their thoughts and experiences so far. The number of responses received are New Zealand 70,...

Please take part in the Radiation Therapists and Psychosocial Support Survey

Dear qualified Radiation Therapists in Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, The Radiation Therapists and Psychosocial Support survey will close in less than 10 days.   500 RTs have shared their thoughts and experiences so far. The number of responses received are New Zealand 70,...

Tthe AAMD 42nd Annual Meeting is taking place June 10–15, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN. The AAMD is currently accepting abstracts for general sessions, concurrent sessions, workshops, panels and posters. Participants must use their application to submit an abstract. Emailed submissions will not be accepted. The goal of...

News for dosimetrists: AAMD 42nd Annual Meeting Call for Abstracts

Tthe AAMD 42nd Annual Meeting is taking place June 10–15, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN. The AAMD is currently accepting abstracts for general sessions, concurrent sessions, workshops, panels and posters. Participants must use their application to submit an abstract. Emailed submissions will not be accepted. The goal of...

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 34.3: Click here for full PDF version

Summer Issue of the CAMRT News Available!

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 34.3: Click here for full PDF version

The CAMRT Board of Directors is pleased to endorse Choosing Wisely Canada, a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests and treatments and make smart and effective choices to ensure high-quality care. The Choosing Wisely Canada website is a...

CAMRT endorses Choosing Wisely Canada

The CAMRT Board of Directors is pleased to endorse Choosing Wisely Canada, a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests and treatments and make smart and effective choices to ensure high-quality care. The Choosing Wisely Canada website is a...

President, Karren Fader and Chief Executive Officer, François Couillard will be attending the ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference, which is being held this year, September 25 – 27, in Boston. We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for either the ASRT or the...

A CAMRT Reception at the ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference During the ASTRO Annual Meeting

President, Karren Fader and Chief Executive Officer, François Couillard will be attending the ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference, which is being held this year, September 25 – 27, in Boston. We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for either the ASRT or the...

CAMRT Board Election Results

The CAMRT is pleased to announce the successful candidates in the 2016 CAMRT Board of Directors nomination and election process. Because only a single candidate was nominated from each province, the CAMRT will not be running an online election in 2016. All the uncontested...

CAMRT Board Election Results

The CAMRT is pleased to announce the successful candidates in the 2016 CAMRT Board of Directors nomination and election process. Because only a single candidate was nominated from each province, the CAMRT will not be running an online election in 2016. All the uncontested...

The 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference (AGC) will be taking place at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Ontario from April 27 to 30, 2017. From the end of August until September 30, CAMRT and OAMRS invite technologists and other healthcare professionals to submit proposals...

Coming soon: Call for presentations for CAMRT-OAMRS AGC – April 2017 in Ottawa

The 2017 CAMRT-OAMRS Annual General Conference (AGC) will be taking place at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Ontario from April 27 to 30, 2017. From the end of August until September 30, CAMRT and OAMRS invite technologists and other healthcare professionals to submit proposals...

The minutes of the Annual General Meeting of June 10, 2016, are now available in the Members’ Only section of the CAMRT website under Annual General Business Meeting (https://ww2.camrt.ca/members/insidecamrt/annualgeneralmeeting/)

Minutes of 2016 Annual General Meeting

The minutes of the Annual General Meeting of June 10, 2016, are now available in the Members’ Only section of the CAMRT website under Annual General Business Meeting (https://ww2.camrt.ca/members/insidecamrt/annualgeneralmeeting/)

The Dalhousie Faculty of Health Professions is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Alice Aiken as Dean on August 1st, 2016. The Dalhousie Department of Health Professions is home to several programs related to medical radiation technology, including: Nuclear Medicine Technology (BHSc), Radiological...

Dalhousie appoints new Dean of Health Professions

The Dalhousie Faculty of Health Professions is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Alice Aiken as Dean on August 1st, 2016. The Dalhousie Department of Health Professions is home to several programs related to medical radiation technology, including: Nuclear Medicine Technology (BHSc), Radiological...

CAMRT President, Karren Fader and CAMRT CEO, François Couillard, will be attending the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting, which is being held this year September 14 – 17, 2016, in Banff, Alberta. We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for this conference to...

A CAMRT Reception at the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting

CAMRT President, Karren Fader and CAMRT CEO, François Couillard, will be attending the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting, which is being held this year September 14 – 17, 2016, in Banff, Alberta. We would like to invite all CAMRT members registered for this conference to...

The CPSI (Canadian Patient Safety Institute) introduces the new “Shift to Safety” initiative designed to inform and provide you with the tools necessary to keep patients safe. This initiative was created for members of the public, practitioners and leaders to aid overwhelmed patients in...

CPSI’s Shift to Safety Initiative

The CPSI (Canadian Patient Safety Institute) introduces the new “Shift to Safety” initiative designed to inform and provide you with the tools necessary to keep patients safe. This initiative was created for members of the public, practitioners and leaders to aid overwhelmed patients in...

The way that Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) provides grants annually to those pursuing research in breast cancer. This year, the way CBCF funds and administers research grants is changing. The former suite of CBCF grant programs has been replaced with one streamlined National...

Grants for Research in Breast Cancer

The way that Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) provides grants annually to those pursuing research in breast cancer. This year, the way CBCF funds and administers research grants is changing. The former suite of CBCF grant programs has been replaced with one streamlined National...

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is The Patient Experience. What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation technology meets art? We want to see your inspiration! The...

Take part in the JMIRS Cover Art Competition!

We need your creativity to make the cover for our upcoming special issue even more special! The theme of this issue is The Patient Experience. What do you picture when this aspect of medical radiation technology meets art? We want to see your inspiration! The...

We are currently seeking one member to represent the discipline of magnetic resonance imaging and one to represent radiological technology. Applicants should be familiar with the Association’s activities in research, publishing and education. The Research Grant Committee administers, in accordance with the policies and...

Call for Volunteers – CAMRT Research Grant Committee

We are currently seeking one member to represent the discipline of magnetic resonance imaging and one to represent radiological technology. Applicants should be familiar with the Association’s activities in research, publishing and education. The Research Grant Committee administers, in accordance with the policies and...

Coming Soon: Update on Conferences and Events Model

Look for information and updates on the CAMRT’s renewed approach to Conferences and Events for 2018 and beyond in our upcoming summer communications. Check out the summer edition of the CAMRT Newsletter HERE to hear about our plans to enhance accessibility, opportunity and participation in...

Coming Soon: Update on Conferences and Events Model

Look for information and updates on the CAMRT’s renewed approach to Conferences and Events for 2018 and beyond in our upcoming summer communications. Check out the summer edition of the CAMRT Newsletter HERE to hear about our plans to enhance accessibility, opportunity and participation in...

Since last year, the CAMRT has been working hard to expand its CPD offerings by adding low-cost educational offerings that can be accessed easily and conveniently by all members. Virtual Programming at CAMRT, which includes the live conference recordings of the Virtual Conference and...

Virtual Programming at CAMRT

Since last year, the CAMRT has been working hard to expand its CPD offerings by adding low-cost educational offerings that can be accessed easily and conveniently by all members. Virtual Programming at CAMRT, which includes the live conference recordings of the Virtual Conference and...

Free Nuclear Medicine Webinars from the IAEA and EANM

The Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging section (NMDI) of IAEA, together with the European Society of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) are releasing a selection of recorded seminars from the series on “Basic Nuclear Medicine” this summer. The first three webinars in the series are available...

Free Nuclear Medicine Webinars from the IAEA and EANM

The Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging section (NMDI) of IAEA, together with the European Society of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) are releasing a selection of recorded seminars from the series on “Basic Nuclear Medicine” this summer. The first three webinars in the series are available...

Stroke is a serious health issue that affects thousands of Canadians, and it is the second leading cause of death in the world. Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatments, survival rates for stroke patients over the past decade have significantly improved. Since the...

Now Available: Stroke and CT Perfusion Quick self Study

Stroke is a serious health issue that affects thousands of Canadians, and it is the second leading cause of death in the world. Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatments, survival rates for stroke patients over the past decade have significantly improved. Since the...

The relationship between a clinical student and the technologist who works with the student can be either rewarding or very challenging. Technologists are the experts in the practice of medical radiation technology, and in a facility where a student is assigned for a clinical...

Now Available: Providing Effective Feedback to MRT Students in the Clinical Environment

The relationship between a clinical student and the technologist who works with the student can be either rewarding or very challenging. Technologists are the experts in the practice of medical radiation technology, and in a facility where a student is assigned for a clinical...

Record of Attendance 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference

MRTs who attended the 2016 Annual General Conference in Halifax Nova Scotia can view their Record of Attendance (ROA) in the secure area of the CAMRT website as of June 30, 2016. Candidates can obtain their ROA by logging in at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd with their...

Record of Attendance 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference

MRTs who attended the 2016 Annual General Conference in Halifax Nova Scotia can view their Record of Attendance (ROA) in the secure area of the CAMRT website as of June 30, 2016. Candidates can obtain their ROA by logging in at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd with their...

The report on the results of the Canadian Computed Tomography (CT) Survey, including the national Diagnostic Reference Levels for CT imaging examinations, is now published on the Government of Canada’s website. The National CT Survey provides a current snap-shot of CT equipment technology and...

New Canadian CT Survey Results Available

The report on the results of the Canadian Computed Tomography (CT) Survey, including the national Diagnostic Reference Levels for CT imaging examinations, is now published on the Government of Canada’s website. The National CT Survey provides a current snap-shot of CT equipment technology and...

Join CAMRT’s 75th Anniversary Steering Committee

The CAMRT is currently looking to establish a steering committee to help plan and implement activities for the upcoming 75th anniversary of the association. The role of the 75th Anniversary Steering Committee will be to: Identify activities for the celebration and related promotion of the CAMRT during its...

Join CAMRT’s 75th Anniversary Steering Committee

The CAMRT is currently looking to establish a steering committee to help plan and implement activities for the upcoming 75th anniversary of the association. The role of the 75th Anniversary Steering Committee will be to: Identify activities for the celebration and related promotion of the CAMRT during its...

Record of Attendance for Educational Sessions at CAMRT conference

Educational transcripts for all delegates who attended the 2016 Annual General Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia will be available in the secure area of the CAMRT website (Members Only)  by June 30th.   

Record of Attendance for Educational Sessions at CAMRT conference

Educational transcripts for all delegates who attended the 2016 Annual General Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia will be available in the secure area of the CAMRT website (Members Only)  by June 30th.   

Join the ASRT at their conference for radiation therapists and medical dosimetrists. Over 40 CE courses and exclusive workshops focused on treatment innovations, trends and workplace issues will be presented in Boston, MA, September 25 – 27, 2016. Register by June 23 to take...

ASRT 40th Radiation Therapy Conference

Join the ASRT at their conference for radiation therapists and medical dosimetrists. Over 40 CE courses and exclusive workshops focused on treatment innovations, trends and workplace issues will be presented in Boston, MA, September 25 – 27, 2016. Register by June 23 to take...

Jonathan Bower appointed as new CAMRT Director-at-Large

The CAMRT is pleased to confirm the appointment of Jonathan Bower as Director-at-Large to the CAMRT Board of Directors for the year between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Jonathan is a Nuclear Medicine technologist practicing in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is a...

Jonathan Bower appointed as new CAMRT Director-at-Large

The CAMRT is pleased to confirm the appointment of Jonathan Bower as Director-at-Large to the CAMRT Board of Directors for the year between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Jonathan is a Nuclear Medicine technologist practicing in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is a...

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will again be present at the Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting, which is being held this year June 11 – 15 in San Diego, California. CAMRT President-Elect, Karren Fader, and Chief Executive Officer,...

You are invited – A CAMRT Reception at the SNMMI Annual Meeting

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will again be present at the Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting, which is being held this year June 11 – 15 in San Diego, California. CAMRT President-Elect, Karren Fader, and Chief Executive Officer,...

Salary Scale 2016 available online

Salary scales information was assembled for reference by practicing medical imaging and radiation technologists and therapists, and students preparing to enter this field of practice in Canada. The publication is a collection of provincial wage scales gathered from unions and outside bargaining units’ collective...

Salary Scale 2016 available online

Salary scales information was assembled for reference by practicing medical imaging and radiation technologists and therapists, and students preparing to enter this field of practice in Canada. The publication is a collection of provincial wage scales gathered from unions and outside bargaining units’ collective...

Support the CAMRT Foundation! We are very excited to once again announce that the Roentgen Ramble 3K walk / 5K run, is to be sponsored by AngioDynamics. The Ram­ble is set to take place on the beautiful Halifax waterfront at 7:00 am Saturday, June...

Roentgen Ramble at the 2016 CAMRT Conference

Support the CAMRT Foundation! We are very excited to once again announce that the Roentgen Ramble 3K walk / 5K run, is to be sponsored by AngioDynamics. The Ram­ble is set to take place on the beautiful Halifax waterfront at 7:00 am Saturday, June...

As a CPSI Voting Member, the CAMRT has been invited to nominate a member for election to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI). The CPSI is seeking nominees who have effective Board contribution skills, as demonstrated by the ability...

Seeking volunteer to serve on Canadian Patient Safety Institute Board of Directors

As a CPSI Voting Member, the CAMRT has been invited to nominate a member for election to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI). The CPSI is seeking nominees who have effective Board contribution skills, as demonstrated by the ability...

Seeking Volunteer Committee Members for Certificate in Breast Imaging

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard. There...

Seeking Volunteer Committee Members for Certificate in Breast Imaging

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard. There...

Registration for the 8th annual 2016 RAD-AID Conference on Radiology for Developing Countries is now open! On Saturday, November 5, 2016 the  meeting will be held at the WHO Headquarters in Washington DC at the Pan American Health Organization Building. Presentations and discussion panels will...

RAD-AID Conference on Radiology for Developing Countries – registration now open

Registration for the 8th annual 2016 RAD-AID Conference on Radiology for Developing Countries is now open! On Saturday, November 5, 2016 the  meeting will be held at the WHO Headquarters in Washington DC at the Pan American Health Organization Building. Presentations and discussion panels will...

Johnson Inc. 2016 Scholarship Program Opens April 1st, 2016 This year, Johnson is offering 50 scholarships worth $1000 each to students who have an auto or home policy through Johnson (or their parent/guardian or grandparent), or have a parent or grandparent who is a...

Scholarship opportunity for children of CAMRT members with Johnson Insurance

Johnson Inc. 2016 Scholarship Program Opens April 1st, 2016 This year, Johnson is offering 50 scholarships worth $1000 each to students who have an auto or home policy through Johnson (or their parent/guardian or grandparent), or have a parent or grandparent who is a...

Sonography Canada appoints a new Executive Director Sonography Canada announced on April 29, 2016 that Johan Rudnick had been selected as the Association’s new Executive Director. Mr. Rudnick assumed his new role on May 2, and will be attending the national conference in Ottawa...

Sonography Canada appoints a new Executive Director

Sonography Canada appoints a new Executive Director Sonography Canada announced on April 29, 2016 that Johan Rudnick had been selected as the Association’s new Executive Director. Mr. Rudnick assumed his new role on May 2, and will be attending the national conference in Ottawa...

Attention CPD sponsors – visit our new CECAP page!

Enhance the Value and Increase the Reach of your Educational Activities The Continuing Education Credit Approval Program (CECAP) is a process which ensures the provision of high quality educational activities to medical radiation technologists (MRTs) in Canada. The processes within this program have recently...

Attention CPD sponsors – visit our new CECAP page!

Enhance the Value and Increase the Reach of your Educational Activities The Continuing Education Credit Approval Program (CECAP) is a process which ensures the provision of high quality educational activities to medical radiation technologists (MRTs) in Canada. The processes within this program have recently...

Our brand new mobile app, complete with all the information you will need to navigate the conference, is now available at the Apple Store, Google Play, Windows Phone Store and Blackberry World – download it today! For more conference information: https://www.camrt.ca/agc/

Get ready for Halifax – upload the 2016 conference mobile app!

Our brand new mobile app, complete with all the information you will need to navigate the conference, is now available at the Apple Store, Google Play, Windows Phone Store and Blackberry World – download it today! For more conference information: https://www.camrt.ca/agc/

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 34.2: How and why to create a professional portfolio Tributes to our volunteers from National Volunteer Week Report on proton use in radiotherapy Updates on the...

Spring Issue of the CAMRT Newsletter Now Online!

Check out the latest edition of your member newsletter, now available for viewing and download. Highlights from Volume 34.2: How and why to create a professional portfolio Tributes to our volunteers from National Volunteer Week Report on proton use in radiotherapy Updates on the...

Join us in Halifax: June 9-12, 2016 Register today! Once online registration closes, onsite registration is open as of June 8th. Host committee chairs Melissa Sponagle and Nicole Deveau, representing the Nova Scotia Association of Medical Radiation Technologists, would like to welcome you to...

Thinking of attending this year’s conference? Act now – online registration closes May 15th

Join us in Halifax: June 9-12, 2016 Register today! Once online registration closes, onsite registration is open as of June 8th. Host committee chairs Melissa Sponagle and Nicole Deveau, representing the Nova Scotia Association of Medical Radiation Technologists, would like to welcome you to...

In keeping with the CAMRT’s commitment to providing our members with programs and services that respond to the needs of the membership, you will have already received your invitation to participate in the 2016 CAMRT member satisfaction survey. Your participation in this survey is...

We want to hear from you!

In keeping with the CAMRT’s commitment to providing our members with programs and services that respond to the needs of the membership, you will have already received your invitation to participate in the 2016 CAMRT member satisfaction survey. Your participation in this survey is...

The World Health Organization (WHO) has produced a new resource document entitled “Communicating Radiation Risks in Paediatric Imaging: information to support health care discussions about benefit and risk” to serve as a tool for healthcare providers to communicate about risks associated with pediatric imaging procedures. Related...

Resources for communicating radiation risks in pediatric imaging

The World Health Organization (WHO) has produced a new resource document entitled “Communicating Radiation Risks in Paediatric Imaging: information to support health care discussions about benefit and risk” to serve as a tool for healthcare providers to communicate about risks associated with pediatric imaging procedures. Related...

The latest “News and Views” from the ISRRT is now available for viewing and download. Highlights from this edition: Update on Global Projects in 2015 News and reports from MRTs around the world

April ISRRT “News and Views” Available

The latest “News and Views” from the ISRRT is now available for viewing and download. Highlights from this edition: Update on Global Projects in 2015 News and reports from MRTs around the world

The Certificate in Dosimetry program is intended to provide a mechanism for radiation therapists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in this specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized...

Get involved! Call for volunteer member on Certificate in Dosimetry Committee

The Certificate in Dosimetry program is intended to provide a mechanism for radiation therapists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in this specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized...

This course is made available through an educational partnership with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. 1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit This course explains the relationship between somatostatin receptors (SSTR) and neuroendocrine tumors and discusses the relationship between the SSTR and somatostatin receptor scintigraphy in the imaging of...

Free online course – Somatostatin Receptor Imaging for Neuroendocrine Tumors

This course is made available through an educational partnership with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. 1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit This course explains the relationship between somatostatin receptors (SSTR) and neuroendocrine tumors and discusses the relationship between the SSTR and somatostatin receptor scintigraphy in the imaging of...

The 2016 AGM Workbook is now available online. The workbook is located in the Members Only section of the CAMRT website under Annual General Business Meeting.  Copies of the AGM Workbook will be provided to all annual general meeting attendees. Click here: https://ww2.camrt.ca/members/insidecamrt/annualgeneralmeeting/annualgeneralmeetingworkbook/

Are you attending the AGM in Halifax? Workbook is available online

The 2016 AGM Workbook is now available online. The workbook is located in the Members Only section of the CAMRT website under Annual General Business Meeting.  Copies of the AGM Workbook will be provided to all annual general meeting attendees. Click here: https://ww2.camrt.ca/members/insidecamrt/annualgeneralmeeting/annualgeneralmeetingworkbook/

Save money by registering early (a $75 savings for members on a full conference registration) for the 2016 CAMRT Annual General Conference in beautiful Halifax! The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference will be taking place from June 9 to 12, 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia....

AGC Early Bird Deadline Extended to April 15th!

Save money by registering early (a $75 savings for members on a full conference registration) for the 2016 CAMRT Annual General Conference in beautiful Halifax! The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference will be taking place from June 9 to 12, 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia....

April 10 to 16 is National Volunteer Week, a week that celebrates the millions of volunteers across Canada. This year’s theme is “Volunteers are the roots of strong communities”. Just like roots are essential for trees to bloom, volunteers are essential for communities to...

Thanks to our volunteers!

April 10 to 16 is National Volunteer Week, a week that celebrates the millions of volunteers across Canada. This year’s theme is “Volunteers are the roots of strong communities”. Just like roots are essential for trees to bloom, volunteers are essential for communities to...

The 19th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2016) to be held in Seoul, Korea from October 20 to 22, 2016. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching, and the ISRRT has asked that we remind all our members intending on submitting...

19th ISRRT World Congress: Abstract Deadline and Registration

The 19th International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT 2016) to be held in Seoul, Korea from October 20 to 22, 2016. The deadline for abstracts is fast approaching, and the ISRRT has asked that we remind all our members intending on submitting...

CAMRT member Lauren Shandley, RTR, a medical radiation technologist from Vancouver is receiving Red Cross training session known as IMPACT, short for International Mobilization and Preparation for ACTion. Once Lauren is fully trained, it will be the first time the Canadian Red Cross field...

CAMRT Member Making an IMPACT

CAMRT member Lauren Shandley, RTR, a medical radiation technologist from Vancouver is receiving Red Cross training session known as IMPACT, short for International Mobilization and Preparation for ACTion. Once Lauren is fully trained, it will be the first time the Canadian Red Cross field...

In keeping with the CAMRT’s commitment to providing our members with programs and services that respond to the needs of the membership, we are undertaking a member satisfaction survey. Your participation in this survey is essential to help us gauge overall member satisfaction and...

Coming soon: We want to hear from you!

In keeping with the CAMRT’s commitment to providing our members with programs and services that respond to the needs of the membership, we are undertaking a member satisfaction survey. Your participation in this survey is essential to help us gauge overall member satisfaction and...

Come join us at the 2016 CAMRT Annual General Conference in Beautiful Halifax! The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference will be taking place from June 9 to 12, 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Conference provides an excellent mix of inspiring plenary lectures, discipline-focused...

AGC Early Bird Registration Deadline is April 7!

Come join us at the 2016 CAMRT Annual General Conference in Beautiful Halifax! The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference will be taking place from June 9 to 12, 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Conference provides an excellent mix of inspiring plenary lectures, discipline-focused...

Poor communication between Orthopedic Surgeons and Radiation Technologists leads to delays, frustration and increased exposure to ionizing radiation. There is currently no standard terminology employed by surgeons and technologists with regards to intraoperative use of the fluoroscope. This survey aims to garner agreement on...

Terminology used for the intraoperative direction of C-arm fluoroscopy

Poor communication between Orthopedic Surgeons and Radiation Technologists leads to delays, frustration and increased exposure to ionizing radiation. There is currently no standard terminology employed by surgeons and technologists with regards to intraoperative use of the fluoroscope. This survey aims to garner agreement on...

Timed to coincide with the ‘Leading the Way: International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference’, a Radiographer Advanced Practice SHOOC® (RAP SHOOC) is supported by the College of Radiographers (UK), the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT), the Australian Institute of Radiography, and delivered in...

Free, open online course on advanced practice in Medical Radiation Technology

Timed to coincide with the ‘Leading the Way: International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference’, a Radiographer Advanced Practice SHOOC® (RAP SHOOC) is supported by the College of Radiographers (UK), the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT), the Australian Institute of Radiography, and delivered in...

The Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) announced on March 14, 2016 that Nicholas Neuheimer had been selected as the Association’s new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Neuheimer will assume his new role on April 11, 2016, immediately prior to the Association’s 79th Annual Scientific Meeting....

The Canadian Association of Radiologists selects a new CEO

The Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) announced on March 14, 2016 that Nicholas Neuheimer had been selected as the Association’s new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Neuheimer will assume his new role on April 11, 2016, immediately prior to the Association’s 79th Annual Scientific Meeting....

Congratulations to Meena Amlani, Chair Academy Award Recipient for 2016

CAMRT Board member Meena Amlani is receiving an International Award for leadership from the Chair Academy this week.  Meena is one of four 2016 Gary L Filan Excellence in Leadership Award Recipients. The Chair Academy offers worldwide leadership development for college and university leaders.  We...

Congratulations to Meena Amlani, Chair Academy Award Recipient for 2016

CAMRT Board member Meena Amlani is receiving an International Award for leadership from the Chair Academy this week.  Meena is one of four 2016 Gary L Filan Excellence in Leadership Award Recipients. The Chair Academy offers worldwide leadership development for college and university leaders.  We...

– NOTICE OF MEETING – 74th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists Friday, June 10, 2016 – 15:20 to 17:00 The 74th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the World Trade...

Notice of 74th Annual General Meeting

– NOTICE OF MEETING – 74th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists Friday, June 10, 2016 – 15:20 to 17:00 The 74th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists will be held at the World Trade...

The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference is taking place this June 9-12 at the World Trade and Convention Centre in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia. The hard-working committees have been very busy planning an excellent education program spanning all disciplines of medical radiation technology, as...

Registration Now Open for 2016 AGC

The 74th CAMRT Annual General Conference is taking place this June 9-12 at the World Trade and Convention Centre in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia. The hard-working committees have been very busy planning an excellent education program spanning all disciplines of medical radiation technology, as...

Two new CORE guidelines (all disciplines) have been added to the CAMRT Best Practice Guideline website: Addressing professional misconduct Claustrophobia As with all best practice guidelines on the website, these guidelines look at the importance of these issues from the MRT perspective, offer some...

Explore CAMRT’s Newest Best Practice Guidelines

Two new CORE guidelines (all disciplines) have been added to the CAMRT Best Practice Guideline website: Addressing professional misconduct Claustrophobia As with all best practice guidelines on the website, these guidelines look at the importance of these issues from the MRT perspective, offer some...

It’s not too late! Space is still available to attend the premiere conference in Radiation Therapy FINAL WEEK SALE Attend the full conference for only $375 OR join the pre-conference for only $80 Check out the exciting conference program and pre-conference workshop for more details! MDCB CE Credits!...

This year’s RTi3 Conference is only a few days away

It’s not too late! Space is still available to attend the premiere conference in Radiation Therapy FINAL WEEK SALE Attend the full conference for only $375 OR join the pre-conference for only $80 Check out the exciting conference program and pre-conference workshop for more details! MDCB CE Credits!...

The Winter edition of the CAMRT News is now online! This issue features: 2016 Annual General Conference Highlights; Compassionate Patient Communication; MRT Week Report Read it here.

Check out the Winter Edition of the CAMRT News

The Winter edition of the CAMRT News is now online! This issue features: 2016 Annual General Conference Highlights; Compassionate Patient Communication; MRT Week Report Read it here.

FREE ONLINE COURSE Somatostatin Receptor Imaging for Neuroendocrine Tumors This course is made available through an educational partnership with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. 1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit This course explains the relationship between somatostatin receptors (SSTR) and neuroendocrine tumors and discusses the relationship between the...

New and upcoming courses, including a free CPD offering

FREE ONLINE COURSE Somatostatin Receptor Imaging for Neuroendocrine Tumors This course is made available through an educational partnership with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. 1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit This course explains the relationship between somatostatin receptors (SSTR) and neuroendocrine tumors and discusses the relationship between the...

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard. There...

Seeking Volunteer Committee Members for Certificate in CT Imaging

Certificate programs are intended to provide a mechanism for medical radiation technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in a specialized area of practice, to promote standards of excellence within the clinical area and to identify those who have met a nationally recognized standard. There...

We know from experience that MRTs are involved in a lot of innovative new practices in team-based care across the country. If you are working on something exciting and innovative in this area, we want to hear from you. Please submit a brief description...

Innovators in Team-Based Care: CAMRT wants to hear from you

We know from experience that MRTs are involved in a lot of innovative new practices in team-based care across the country. If you are working on something exciting and innovative in this area, we want to hear from you. Please submit a brief description...

Are you interested or working in advanced practice? Check out the “Leading the Way: International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference” at Sheffield Hallam University, in Sheffield, UK, 9th – 11th September 2016. Join the global advanced practice community for a wide variety of talks, debates,...

Leading the Way: International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference

Are you interested or working in advanced practice? Check out the “Leading the Way: International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference” at Sheffield Hallam University, in Sheffield, UK, 9th – 11th September 2016. Join the global advanced practice community for a wide variety of talks, debates,...

RTi3 is Canada’s premier Radiation Therapy conference. The scope and calibre of the program is to continue to set the bar for radiation therapist-led research across the country. Their exciting Keynotes Speakers are: Inspire: Eva Christensen, Lakeridge Health Innovate: Gunita Mitera, Canadian Partnership for Quality Radiotherapy Inquire: Sophie Huang,...

It’s not too late to register for the RTi3 conference!

RTi3 is Canada’s premier Radiation Therapy conference. The scope and calibre of the program is to continue to set the bar for radiation therapist-led research across the country. Their exciting Keynotes Speakers are: Inspire: Eva Christensen, Lakeridge Health Innovate: Gunita Mitera, Canadian Partnership for Quality Radiotherapy Inquire: Sophie Huang,...

I paid my dues for 2016….Why does it still show that I am only paid for 2015?   When visiting the Members’ Only area of the CAMRT website, you may notice in your member profile that your membership status is not up to date. Perhaps...

A note on Membership Dues Renewal Status

I paid my dues for 2016….Why does it still show that I am only paid for 2015?   When visiting the Members’ Only area of the CAMRT website, you may notice in your member profile that your membership status is not up to date. Perhaps...

ISRRT World Congress The International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT) would like to invite you to the 19th ISRRT World Congress to be held in Seoul from October 20th to 22nd, 2016. Details about the congress can be found on the World...

News and Opportunities with ISRRT

ISRRT World Congress The International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT) would like to invite you to the 19th ISRRT World Congress to be held in Seoul from October 20th to 22nd, 2016. Details about the congress can be found on the World...

The Winter edition of the CAMRT News is now online! This issue features: 2016 Annual General Conference Highlights; Compassionate Patient Communication; MRT Week Report Read it here.

Volume 34.1 of the CAMRT News is Now Online!

The Winter edition of the CAMRT News is now online! This issue features: 2016 Annual General Conference Highlights; Compassionate Patient Communication; MRT Week Report Read it here.

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Professional Practice Advisory Council (PPAC).  Specifically we are looking for: One MRT from each of the following provinces: Nova Scotia Saskatchewan The purpose of the PPAC is to provide advice and support to...

Call for Volunteers: Professional Practice Advisory Council

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Professional Practice Advisory Council (PPAC).  Specifically we are looking for: One MRT from each of the following provinces: Nova Scotia Saskatchewan The purpose of the PPAC is to provide advice and support to...

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Leadership Development Committee (LDC).  Specifically we are looking for: One MRT in a leadership role within a radiation therapy department One MRT in a leadership role within a medical imaging department The purpose...

Call for Volunteers: Leadership Development Committee

The CAMRT is currently looking to fill two positions on the Leadership Development Committee (LDC).  Specifically we are looking for: One MRT in a leadership role within a radiation therapy department One MRT in a leadership role within a medical imaging department The purpose...

NOW AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION The intent of the certificate in PET/CT is to provide a mechanism for nuclear medicine technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in the field of PET/CT, to promote standards of excellence within this clinical area, and to identify those who...

PET/CT Certificate Program now available for registration

NOW AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION The intent of the certificate in PET/CT is to provide a mechanism for nuclear medicine technologists to demonstrate knowledge and competence in the field of PET/CT, to promote standards of excellence within this clinical area, and to identify those who...

COMING SOON Respiratory Gating: An Overview (Quick Self Study) This quick self-study (QSS) is intended to introduce the learner to respiratory gating and its applications within radiation therapy. This QSS will allow the learner to understand overall general basics of respiratory gating, different imaging...

CAMRT CPD Highlights

COMING SOON Respiratory Gating: An Overview (Quick Self Study) This quick self-study (QSS) is intended to introduce the learner to respiratory gating and its applications within radiation therapy. This QSS will allow the learner to understand overall general basics of respiratory gating, different imaging...

The CAMRT is looking for individuals who are interested in being judges for CAMRT’s yearly essay and exhibit competition. This is a volunteer position that does not require a large time commitment. Everything is electronic, including the marking. You will have a three to...

Volunteer with the CAMRT—Be an Essay or Exhibit Competition Judge!

The CAMRT is looking for individuals who are interested in being judges for CAMRT’s yearly essay and exhibit competition. This is a volunteer position that does not require a large time commitment. Everything is electronic, including the marking. You will have a three to...

PROVISION OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER SUPPORT SERVICES The Board of Management of the ISRRT seeks expressions of interest for the provision of Chief Executive Officer support services commencing 1st October 2016. The ISRRT is a United Kingdom based registered Charity and a recognised Non-Governmental...

ISRRT Seeking Candidates for CEO Position

PROVISION OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER SUPPORT SERVICES The Board of Management of the ISRRT seeks expressions of interest for the provision of Chief Executive Officer support services commencing 1st October 2016. The ISRRT is a United Kingdom based registered Charity and a recognised Non-Governmental...

The International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT) would like to invite you to the 19th ISRRT World Congress to be held in Seoul from October 20th to 22nd, 2016. Details about the congress can be found on the World Congress website http://www.isrrt2016.kr/...

ISRRT World Congress

The International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT) would like to invite you to the 19th ISRRT World Congress to be held in Seoul from October 20th to 22nd, 2016. Details about the congress can be found on the World Congress website http://www.isrrt2016.kr/...

CAMRT is looking for a technologist to represent the CAMRT on the ASC – RSNA The ASC is a group of 12 associations representing the various disciplines that function within a Radiology department. The CAMRT representative is responsible for recruiting speakers who are experts...

Apply to become CAMRT representative to the Associated Sciences Consortium (ASC) – RSNA

CAMRT is looking for a technologist to represent the CAMRT on the ASC – RSNA The ASC is a group of 12 associations representing the various disciplines that function within a Radiology department. The CAMRT representative is responsible for recruiting speakers who are experts...

RAD-AID and CAMRT are now accepting applications for this program! The CAMRT is very pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with RAD-AID, a non-profit organization, whose mission is to increase and improve radiology resources in developing and impoverished countries. This Fellowship will establish opportunities...

Learn about the RAD-AID CAMRT Fellowship for MRTs

RAD-AID and CAMRT are now accepting applications for this program! The CAMRT is very pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with RAD-AID, a non-profit organization, whose mission is to increase and improve radiology resources in developing and impoverished countries. This Fellowship will establish opportunities...

CAMRT is looking for members interested in establishing and participating in Communities of Practice (COPs) for Medical Radiation Technology (MRT).  COPs strive to bring together groups of people who have a common interest to share knowledge and learn from each other, and to advance...

CAMRT Communities of Practice – Call for Applications

CAMRT is looking for members interested in establishing and participating in Communities of Practice (COPs) for Medical Radiation Technology (MRT).  COPs strive to bring together groups of people who have a common interest to share knowledge and learn from each other, and to advance...

What do you want to see in your member newsletter? We have created a short, 5-question survey to find out how we can improve this publication. Your feedback is welcome! Help us make your association news even better, and complete this quick survey today:...

Provide Feedback on our newsletter: Take our Two-Minute Readership Survey

What do you want to see in your member newsletter? We have created a short, 5-question survey to find out how we can improve this publication. Your feedback is welcome! Help us make your association news even better, and complete this quick survey today:...

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is pleased to announce that its 5th Annual Conference will take place from May 8-9, 2016 at the Hilton Toronto, Toronto, ON. The objective of this conference is to bridge a connection between researchers...

Applied Research in Cancer Control Conference 2016

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is pleased to announce that its 5th Annual Conference will take place from May 8-9, 2016 at the Hilton Toronto, Toronto, ON. The objective of this conference is to bridge a connection between researchers...

You are invited to participate in a short survey about professional development. The primary purpose of this survey is to investigate the perception and utilisation of online media within the context of professional development among MRTs. The survey should take 5-10 minutes to complete....

Survey on MRT Professional Development in Canada and Australia

You are invited to participate in a short survey about professional development. The primary purpose of this survey is to investigate the perception and utilisation of online media within the context of professional development among MRTs. The survey should take 5-10 minutes to complete....

The Canadian Partnership for Quality Radiotherapy (CPQR) revised and updated its document Quality Assurance Guidelines for Canadian Radiation Treatment Programs this month! Visit the CPQR website to access the document in both English and French. Positioned as a “living document” that will continue to...

CPQR update to Quality Assurance Guidelines for Canadian Radiation Treatment Programs

The Canadian Partnership for Quality Radiotherapy (CPQR) revised and updated its document Quality Assurance Guidelines for Canadian Radiation Treatment Programs this month! Visit the CPQR website to access the document in both English and French. Positioned as a “living document” that will continue to...

Early Bird Deadline: January 31, 2016 RTi3 is a premier radiation therapy conference taking place in Canada, showcasing radiation therapist-led research across the country. This year RTi3 is being held from March 4-5, 2016 in Toronto, ON. There are many ways to participate in...

RTi3 Conference Early Bird Deadline

Early Bird Deadline: January 31, 2016 RTi3 is a premier radiation therapy conference taking place in Canada, showcasing radiation therapist-led research across the country. This year RTi3 is being held from March 4-5, 2016 in Toronto, ON. There are many ways to participate in...

RESPIRATORY GATING:  This quick self-study (QSS) is intended to introduce the learner to respiratory gating and its applications within radiation therapy. This QSS will allow the learner to understand overall general basics of respiratory gating, different imaging acquisition techniques that can be used for...

New QSS coming soon!

RESPIRATORY GATING:  This quick self-study (QSS) is intended to introduce the learner to respiratory gating and its applications within radiation therapy. This QSS will allow the learner to understand overall general basics of respiratory gating, different imaging acquisition techniques that can be used for...

The CAMRT is pleased to offer a range of online continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities to MRTs at a low cost. CAMRT virtual programming offerings, including the Virtual Conference and the Practice Insights webinar series provide a convenient and cost-effective way to supplement your...

Virtual Programming

The CAMRT is pleased to offer a range of online continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities to MRTs at a low cost. CAMRT virtual programming offerings, including the Virtual Conference and the Practice Insights webinar series provide a convenient and cost-effective way to supplement your...

The AGC preliminary program schedule details have been posted to the CAMRT website: camrt.ca/agc. Check regularly as new information about presentations, plenary lectures, pre-conference workshops, travel, hotel discounts, and reservation details are being added almost daily. Registration will open in early March.  

CAMRT Conference Program Now Available

The AGC preliminary program schedule details have been posted to the CAMRT website: camrt.ca/agc. Check regularly as new information about presentations, plenary lectures, pre-conference workshops, travel, hotel discounts, and reservation details are being added almost daily. Registration will open in early March.  

The late registration deadline is January 18th, 2016 at midnight EST. A late fee will apply. For more information about these or other CPD courses, please contact cpd@camrt.ca or browse our catalogue at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd/?page=catalogue&course_type=F

It’s not too late to register for Winter 2016 CPD

The late registration deadline is January 18th, 2016 at midnight EST. A late fee will apply. For more information about these or other CPD courses, please contact cpd@camrt.ca or browse our catalogue at https://ww2.camrt.ca/cpd/?page=catalogue&course_type=F

The Canadian Winter School is happy to announce our top 2 scoring abstracts submitted by Radiation Therapists. Congratulations to Salman Arif and Heather Giovannetti on your registration scholarships, we look forward to hearing about your projects! Salman Arif, et al. (Hamilton Health Sciences-Juravinski Cancer...

Canadian Winter School RTT Scholarship Winners

The Canadian Winter School is happy to announce our top 2 scoring abstracts submitted by Radiation Therapists. Congratulations to Salman Arif and Heather Giovannetti on your registration scholarships, we look forward to hearing about your projects! Salman Arif, et al. (Hamilton Health Sciences-Juravinski Cancer...

CAR 79th Annual Scientific Meeting Imaging in an Era of Comparative Effectiveness – How to Stay Relevant April 14 – 17, 2016 | Montreal, Quebec For more information, click here. Early bird rates are in effect until March 3. Articulated around the complementary notions of...

Upcoming events from the Canadian Association of Radiologists

CAR 79th Annual Scientific Meeting Imaging in an Era of Comparative Effectiveness – How to Stay Relevant April 14 – 17, 2016 | Montreal, Quebec For more information, click here. Early bird rates are in effect until March 3. Articulated around the complementary notions of...

Do medical radiation technologists have a role to play in improving the patient experience? We are calling for papers from all disciplines on the topic of patient-centered care: submissions are due May 1st. We welcome all formats (research, reviews, case studies, editorials, abstracts).  Examples...

SPECIAL ISSUE – The Patient Experience – papers due May 1st 2016

Do medical radiation technologists have a role to play in improving the patient experience? We are calling for papers from all disciplines on the topic of patient-centered care: submissions are due May 1st. We welcome all formats (research, reviews, case studies, editorials, abstracts).  Examples...

Happy Holidays from everyone at CAMRT. We hope your holidays will be filled with joy and laughter. Please note: The Office is closed for the holidays from noon Wednesday, December 24, 2015 and will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2016.  

Happy Holidays from CAMRT

Happy Holidays from everyone at CAMRT. We hope your holidays will be filled with joy and laughter. Please note: The Office is closed for the holidays from noon Wednesday, December 24, 2015 and will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2016.  

The CT Imaging II course will be offered in the original electronic format (PDF) for the Winter 2016 term. It is currently undergoing a thorough review to improve the quality of delivery on the new interactive platform. Information regarding the return of this course to the...

CT Imaging II update

The CT Imaging II course will be offered in the original electronic format (PDF) for the Winter 2016 term. It is currently undergoing a thorough review to improve the quality of delivery on the new interactive platform. Information regarding the return of this course to the...

Registration for the existing NM stream of the CTIC will be phased out on December 31, 2015 as it is being replaced by the new PE/CT Certificate for Nuclear Medicine Technologists. For more information, please contact specialtycertificates@camrt.ca. To learn more about the PET/ CT...

CTIC – Nuclear Medicine discontinued

Registration for the existing NM stream of the CTIC will be phased out on December 31, 2015 as it is being replaced by the new PE/CT Certificate for Nuclear Medicine Technologists. For more information, please contact specialtycertificates@camrt.ca. To learn more about the PET/ CT...

Please update your records with CAMRT’s new address CAMRT 1300-180 Elgin Street Ottawa ON  K2P 2K3   We apologize in advance for any service disruptions. Thank you for your understanding.

The CAMRT offices have moved!

Please update your records with CAMRT’s new address CAMRT 1300-180 Elgin Street Ottawa ON  K2P 2K3   We apologize in advance for any service disruptions. Thank you for your understanding.

A message from CAMRT President, Deborah Murley, RTR December 5 is International Volunteer Day 2015, a day for us to celebrate and give thanks to the generous members of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT). The theme for International Volunteer Day (IVD)...

Happy International Volunteer Day!

A message from CAMRT President, Deborah Murley, RTR December 5 is International Volunteer Day 2015, a day for us to celebrate and give thanks to the generous members of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT). The theme for International Volunteer Day (IVD)...

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) is pleased to announce the election of a new President/Chair of the CAMRT Board of Directors. Karren Fader, RTNM (Halifax, NS) was elected from amongst her peers by the CAMRT Board of Directors on November 20-21,...

Election of a New CAMRT President

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) is pleased to announce the election of a new President/Chair of the CAMRT Board of Directors. Karren Fader, RTNM (Halifax, NS) was elected from amongst her peers by the CAMRT Board of Directors on November 20-21,...

Medical imaging technologies and techniques continue to evolve rapidly and while providing unprecedented visibility into the body, their use mean exposure of patients to ionizing radiation. This is an area requiring attention in Canada. To address the need for a national strategy and action...

Canada Safe Imaging Initiative Underway

Medical imaging technologies and techniques continue to evolve rapidly and while providing unprecedented visibility into the body, their use mean exposure of patients to ionizing radiation. This is an area requiring attention in Canada. To address the need for a national strategy and action...

Theme: A Novel approach on optimisation and/or justification of Medical Exposures by radiographers for radiation protection and safety   The aim of the ISRRT Research Award is to promote research that helps improve the standards of delivery and practice of medical imaging and radiotherapy...