Special Interest Groups
The Board may from time to time establish Special Interest Groups of the College responsible to the Board. They are composed of members representing areas of specific interest within radiology or radiation oncology. Special Interest Groups comply with the Minimum Operation and Terms of Reference as set down by the College Board.
Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Radiology (ANZSPR)
The Australian and New Zealand Society for Paediatric Radiology is a professional society for doctors with an interest in the medical imaging of children in Australia, New Zealand and neighbouring countries. Read more...
Abdominal Radiology Group (ARGANZ)
Abdominal Radiology Group Australia and New Zealand (ARGANZ) is a not-for-profit group uniting radiologists from Australia and New Zealand who have a special interest in imaging and image guided treatment of patients with the diseases of abdominal organs. Read more...
Breast Imaging Group (BIG)
The aim of the group is to provide a network by which members, who have an interest in breast imaging can interact to learn and practice breast imaging within the College and externally.
Cardiovascular Imaging Group (CVSIG)
The aim of the group is to provide a network for members who have an interest in cardiovascular imaging.
Independent Practice Radiologists
The aim of the group is to provide a network for members who operate an independent radiology practice to interact and share knowledge and experience.
Nuclear Medicine Group
The aim of the group is to provide a network by which members, who are dual training in radiology and nuclear medicine, can interact to develop and promote the disciplines within the College and externally.
FRO Genito-Urinary Group (FROGG)
FROGG aims to promote good radio-therapeutic and oncological practice as part of multidisciplinary patient management. Read more...
FRO Paediatric Group
The FRO Paediatric Group aims to maintain a network of radiation oncologists who manage paediatric patients in Australia and New Zealand to ensure the best quality of care by radiation therapy for children.
If you would like further information, contact the Chair of Paediatric Group, Dr Mary Dwyer through the College
FRO Australasian Palliative Radiation Oncology Trials Group
The Australasian Palliative Radiation Oncology Trials Group (APROG) aims to foster palliative radiation therapy research by increasing participation in both national and international cooperative group trials and facilitate improvements in palliative radiation treatment delivery. In doing so the aim is to improve the outcomes for patients with metastatic or incurable malignancy.
Asia-Pacific Radiation Oncology Special Interest Group
The Asia-Pacific Radiation Oncology Special Interest Group (APROSIG) aims to develop interaction with and support for radiation oncologists and their staff in Low-income and Middle-income Countries (LMCs) in the Asia-Pacific region by developing and supporting bilateral exchange visits, education and training workshops and the twinning of departments in order to promote the delivery of radiotherapy treatments at internationally acceptable standards.
If you would like further information, please contact A/Prof Graeme Morgan, the Convenor of APROSIG through the Faculty of Radiation Oncology.
Joining a Special Interest Group
College Members interested in joining a Special Interest Group, should email the College