BIR Leadership & Management

The Leadership and Management Special Interest Group aims to develop and deliver educational events and materials for those professionals in the multidisciplinary team who are working or looking towards management and leadership roles.

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SIG Management Group

Latest SIG news

  • Dr Elizabeth Loney, who has chaired the SIG since it was launched in 2019, has stepped down from the group to focus on other things. Warm thanks to Elizabeth, who has achieved much in this role and the SIG is now well-established. 
  • Although we are sad to say goodbye to Elizabeth, we are also excited to welcome Dr Elly Castellano as the new Chair of the group. You can read more about Elly here.
  • The group are planning to put together a webinar series, starting with ‘How to get the most out of a medical physics department’. Other ideas include: CQC inspections, The pandemic – how we did; How to finance the purchase of imaging equipment with tight budgets.
  • The theme for the next Leadership event in 2024 is likely to be Sustainability in Radiology. More details will follow soon.         


Recommended reading

Healthcare Managers

The author of this book is Professor Dirk Pickuth, an international BIR member who sits on the Management Group of the  Leadership and Management SIG.

The book provides a unique first-hand perspective on healthcare leadership and management, from a practitioner, for practitioners. 

 Click here to read the reviews and find links to purchase the book.


All royalties from the sale of the book will be donated to the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.




Events and activities
Events and activities


Recorded talks from previous events

Leading not managing change

Management vs Leadership in the NHS


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