6th Symposium of the International Society for the History of Radiology – Final Agenda

Programme ISHRAD Symposium 2017

Friday October 13th, 2017

19.00 h Meeting/Reception (1) at Alter Simpl, Bohlenplatz 2, 91054 Erlangen


Saturday October 14th, 2017
Siemens Healthineers MedMuseum, Gebbertstraße 1, 91052 Erlangen

09.30-10.00h Registration

10.00-10.10 h Busch, Uwe

Session 1 Chairman Liz Beckman

10.10-10.40 h Vittinghoff, Doris
Short story of the history of Siemens Healthineers in Erlangen

10.40-11.10 h Thomas, Adrian
Siemens, as illustrated in philately and ephemera from the collection of Adrian Thomas

11.10-11.40 h Banerjee, Arpan
Neville Finzi a British radiology/ radiotherapy pioneer and radiology benefactor

11.40-12.00 h Cameron, Roddy
Dr George Pirie. Early X-ray Development in Dundee, Scotland

12.00-14.30 h: Lunch (2) and visit of the Museums exhibitions

Session 2 Chairman Adrian Thomas

14.30-15.00 h Kemerink, Gerrit
Forgotten electrical accidents and the birth of shockproof X-ray systems.

15.00-15.30 h Beckmann, Liz
Godfrey Hounsfield – biographical notes.

15.30-15.50 h Coffee break (3)

Session 3 Chairman Arpan Banerjee 

15.50-16.20 h Dirnberger, Stefan
Robert Janker and the Development of X-ray Cinematography.

16.20-16.50 h Thomas, Adrian
Dawson Tuner

16.50-17.20 h Popp, Stephan
Who was first? Claims on the discovery of X-rays

17.20-17.30 h Busch, Uwe
Summary and outlook

20.00h Dinner (4) Kitzmann-Bräu GmbH & Co. KG, Südliche Stadtmauerstrasse 25, 91054 Erlangen


Sunday October 15th, 2017

10.00h-12.00h Erlangen city tours. Meeting point at Novotel, Hofmannstr. 34, Erlangen

(1), (4) Self payer. Not included in the participation fee
(2), (3)  Included in the participation fee
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