Annual meetings and special events

ISHRAD is organizing AGM’s and special scientific symposia in different venues worldwide.

ISHRAD MEETING IN Wuerzburg 6-8 NOV 2015

Roentgen Memorial Site

Roentgen Memorial Site

General information
Subject: 120 years of X-rays
Date: November 6-8, 2015
Venue: Roentgen memorial site, University of applied sciences Wuerzburg,
Röntgenring 8, Würzburg,
Language: English
Organizer: ISHRAD, Board of trustee’s Roentgen memorial site, Würzburg e.V.,
Partner: German Roentgen Society, Society of friends and supporters German Roentgen-Museums e.V.

Central Hotel.
Hotel Regina.
ibis Hotel.
B&B Hotel.
Maritim Hotel.

General costs
Congress apportionment including Drinks and Lunch on Saturday: for members: 75 Euro | for others: 100 Euro
Saturday night evening dinner individually
Social programme: City tour in English: (payable on site)
Binding bookings: by September 30th, 2015
Payment on site at conference office

Roentgen's Laboratory

Roentgen’s Laboratory

Preliminary Program
Friday Nov. 6th, 2015
19.00-22.00hISHRAD Welcome Reception at Juliusspital

Saturday, Nov. 7th, 2015

Roentgen's old lecture theatre

Roentgen’s old lecture theatre

Preliminary program:
08.00-09.00h ISHRAD Board meeting
09.00-10.00h ISHRAD AGM
10.00-10.30h Greetings
– Chairman ISHRAD A. Thomas (UK)
– Board of trustees Roentgen memorial site Würzburg,
– University of applied sciences Wuerzburg
10.30-12.00h Session I (Chairman A. Thomas, UK)
– Hahn D. (GER) Development of radiology in Wuerzburg
– NN X-ray sciences in Wuerzburg
– Lohwasser S. (GER) Roentgen‘s birthplace in Remscheid
– Popp S. (GER) Roentgen memorial site in Wuerzburg
12.00-14.00h Lunch and visit of the Roentgen memorial site
14.30-16.30h Session II (Chairman A. Buzzi, ARG)
– George R. (AUS). Braggs Nobel Prize Centenary
– Thomas A. (UK) H. Fenwick and the early origins or uroradiology
– Busch U. (GER) The story of shoe fluoroscopes
– Buzzi A (ARG) Humberto Carelli´s original contributions to radiology
– Beckmann L (UK) Greatest leap for X-rays in the 20th Century – Hounsfield’s invention of CT
– NN
20.00-22.30h Dinner at Restaurant Backoefele

Sunday Nov. 8th, 2015
10.00-13.00h Social program with city tours
13.00-14.00h Joint lunch and return journey

Abstract submission open
We hope that you will consider submitting an abstract to present a paper at the ISHRAD symposium, submission closes on October 1st, 2015. Please send your abstract to

Roentgen's old lecture theatre

Roentgen’s old lecture theatre