April 18th: Interprofessional collaboration


To tie into the ASMMIRT Annual Scientific Meeting of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (Brisbane, April 22-24th) our theme this month is interprofessional collaboration. Dr. Ruth Strudwick, one of the authors of our chosen paper, also contributed a blog for #MedRadJClub on radiographer decision making in October 2015.

Strudwick, R M. Day, J. (2014). Interprofessional working in diagnostic radiography. Radiography 20(3), 235-240.

Chat Topics:

T1 – What benefits do you see for interprofessional practice to the patients, outcomes and the profession?

T2 – How has communication enhanced or been a barrier to interprofessional learning practices in your experience / institution?

T3 – Has tribalism/professional culture impacted on interprofessional practice?

T4 – How can  greater understanding of other professionals roles enhance interprofessional pactice?


Vancouver 1pm, Toronto 4pm, UK 9pm, Johannesburg 10pm, Sydney/Brisbane 6am (19th), Auckland 8am (19th)

Suggested reading:

Article collection from JMIRS on interprofessional education and practice.

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