E³ - Rising Stars Programme: Basic Session - Organised by the EFRS

Radiography: raising the profile of our profession

Lectures

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BS 5 - Being a professional: the EFRS perspective and why it matters

BS 5 - Being a professional: the EFRS perspective and why it matters

21:30J. McNulty, Dublin / Ireland

Learning Objectives
1. To discuss radiography as a profession.
2. To understand the importance of being a professional.
3. To be aware of the EFRS perspective of radiographers as professionals.

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BS 5 - Using social media to inform others about our profession

BS 5 - Using social media to inform others about our profession

18:47G. Paulo, Coimbra / Portugal

Learning Objectives
1. To provide an overview of what social media is, what is available, and how to identify which is the best for promoting the profession.
2. To learn how to maximise social media use in promoting radiography amongst health professionals.
3. To learn how to maximise social media use in promoting radiography amongst the general public.

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BS 5 - A radiographers' perspective: the importance of highlighting the role of radiographers to patients

BS 5 - A radiographers' perspective: the importance of highlighting the role of radiographers to patients

20:18C. Beardmore, London / UK

Learning Objectives
1. To discuss the relevance of the radiographer's role within the health care system.
2. To highlight issues patients may have in distinguishing between radiology and radiography.
3. To discuss whether the radiographer's responsibility is in satisfying the patient's expectations.

Speakers

Presenter

Jonathan McNulty

Dublin, Ireland

Presenter

Graciano Paulo

Coimbra, Portugal

Presenter

Charlotte A. Beardmore

London, United Kingdom