International Day of Radiology - 2015

The fourth annual International Day of Radiology (IDoR), Nov. 8, 2015, will focus on pediatric imaging.  We invite the Pediatric Radiology Community to participate in this event and invite members to use the resources provided: 

Poster for Web
Poster for Print
Visit IDoR Website

IDoR joint sponsors the American College of Radiology, the Radiological Society of North America and the European Society of Radiology will host international activities to mark the event, together with more than 100 medical societies in 57 countries.

Do you plan on celebrating IDoR 2015? Share your ideas and photos with us using the hashtag #IDoR2015. 

Download the IDoR 2015 Book: The Gentle Way - The Art of Paediatric Imaging

 

In honor of this celebration, the World Federation of Pediatric Imaging (WFPI) is sponsoring two contests - one for best video and one for best photograph promoting the specialty of Pediatric Radiology:

Video contest

What? Short (1 to 3 minute) video’s that promote the specialty of pediatric radiology. These can be personal, departmental, local, national or global endeavors.

Who? Anyone can submit a video - submissions by pediatric radiology fellows and radiology residents are especially encouraged.

How? Videos should be uploaded on Youtube, and the link sent to pedradvideos@gmail.com by October 31.

Submitted videos will be broadcasted on the WFPI website on November 2 through November 8.

TO WIN: the video with most "thumbs-up" on Youtube by November 6, 12 noon GMT, will be awarded a prize of $100, and will be featured in the International Day of Radiology celebrations.

Photo contest

What? Submit images that promote the specialty of pediatric radiology. " Pediatric Radiology: it is all about children! " These can be personal, departmental, local, national or global endeavors.

Who? Anyone can submit a photo - submissions by pediatric radiology fellows and radiology residents are especially encouraged.

How? "Photos uploaded on instagram using the hashtag #IDoRphotocontest are automatically entered". For Twitter, submissions should be directed @Wfpieducation with #IDORphotocontest

TO WIN: the combination of the number of Instagram 'likes' (heart) and Twitter ‘favorites’ and ‘retweets’, will be used to judge the winner. Posting to both Twitter and Instagram is encouraged to ensure maximum exposure of your work. The photos with most hearts/favorites/retweets by November 6, 12 noon GMT, will be awarded a prize of $100, and will be featured in the International Day of Radiology celebrations"

Toolkit

The materials below are to be used to celebrate the 2015 International Day of Radiology. Thanks to the ACR for access to these materials.  

IDoR Poster (Print) 2015 IDoR Poster for Print

IDoR Poster (Web) 2015 IDoR Poster for Web

Local IDoR Op-Ed Developed for use in your local media to help publicize the International Day of Radiology.

E-News Article for Participating Facilities Developed for the use of facilities participating in the International Day of Radiology.

Press Release for Participating Facilities Developed for facilities participating in the International Day of Radiology.

E-News Article for Participating Societies Developed for the use of societies participating in the International Day of Radiology.

Press Release for Participating Societies Developed for societies participating in the International Day of Radiology.

Proclamation Letter Request a proclamation recognizing a 'day of radiology' in your town.


Radiopaedia.org and IDoR

Radiopaedia.org, a free educational radiology resource with one of the web's largest collections of radiology cases and reference articles, has Facebook and Twitter followers standing at 371k 15.3k respectively. 

On the run up to IDoR on November 8th, WFPI and Radiopaedia are teaming up to host a selection of 20 interesting pediatric cases from around the world via Radiopaedia’s massive social media outlets and our own website, social media and Figure1 feeds.

YOU can share your favorite case on the web, WE need a varied and worldwide choice.  

SUBMIT NOW!!