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The BNMS Roll of Honour

British Nuclear Medicine Society

Roll of Honour est. 2017

Honouring and remembering those distinguished members who contributed to the history of nuclear medicine in the UK and to the BNMS.

2017 Prof Ignac Fogelman 1948 – 2016 Guy’s Hospital, London

2018 Prof Valerie Lewington, Guy's And St Thomas' Hospital, London

2018 Prof Wim Oyen, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London


About the Roll of Honour

The Officers may appoint to the BNMS Roll of Honour, a small number of highly distinguished members who have played significant roles in the history of the specialty.

This honour may be awarded posthumously.  Where possible the testimonial is presented to the next of kin.

Nominations will be accepted annually with a deadline of 31st December for awards in the subsequent year.

Potential impact of Brexit on Cancer care & Imaging by ICSCNM committee

Below are links to various articles relating to how Brexit will impact on Nuclear Medicine. 

Travelling Fellowship Award

The BNMS are pleased to announce the Travelling Fellowship Award 2017 has been awarded to Dr Amit Parekh of Southmead Hospital, Bristol.

The society has agreed to award £1000 to support a two week observorship at the Memorial S19oan Ketting Cancer Centre in New York, USA.

Consultant Physicist Honoured Gold Medal Award

A long standing member of the BNMS has been recognised for his contribution to medical physics with a brand new award from IPEM.

View the article here

Awards for North West Nuclear Medicine Department

The Nuclear Medicine Department at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital have received two awards this year!

They are a winner of the 'Make a Difference Award 2016' (for work done in 2015)

In addition they were also the finalists in the NHS North West Leadership Awards - in the category 'Living the Values'.

Capture                   Make A Difference 2016 Winner Badge



Hybrid imaging guidance on legislative, reporting and training aspects

The Royal College of Radiologists, the Royal College of Physicians of London, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the British Nuclear Medicine Society have released a new document, Hybrid imaging guidance on legislative, reporting and training aspects which is available to download.

Leaving the EU: Implications and opportunities for science and research

The Commons Select Committee has published a report with regards to the UK leaving the EU

Please select the below link to view the report

To view this in pdf click here

BNMS Engages with the Office for Nuclear Regulation

The BNMS is engaging with the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) to bring you regular updates on guidance covering transport dutyholders, from 3rd party carriers to industrial users and to those in a healthcare setting.

A 6-monthly update from ONR transport will be included in our members' newsletter and up to date guidance will be available on the BNMS website here.

For further information visit the ONR website transport pages here.

If you have any transport queries please contact ONR E: