Ruth Strudwick

Putting people first

Ruth Strudwick

Putting people first

News, views and people


News Briefing

A quick catch-up on all the latest news from around the UK, including the SoR's call to end the workforce crisis, and its response to the DHSC order on diversity roles.


Addressing student attrition

Synergy investigates the high rates of drop-out from radiography degree courses and talks to students about the factors behind the trend and potential solutions.

People News

Latest news from SoR members

Find out which radiographers won the regional prizes in the Radiography Awards 2023 as part of our monthly round-up of your news, appointments and achievements.


Putting people first

How does Professor Ruth Strudwick balance her competing radiography passions within a multi-faceted career, including the editorship of the SoR's Imaging & Oncology magazine?


#WRD2023: The winning posters

Here we showcase the radiographers who wowed the judges with their poster designs under the theme of "Healthcare Heroes".

Vet & Dog

Meet the vet radiographer

We spend 15 minutes quizzing Steven Edwards about his shift from diagnostic radiography in humans to an animal hospital.

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From Manchester to Mongolia

Haider Ali shares his experience of travelling to Mongolia as part of an international radiography outreach programme.

A CoRIPS research success story

Therapeutic radiographer Shannon Johnson explains how a grant enabled her to research the profession's recruitment crisis.

Updating elearning for ultrasound

Sonographer Hazel Edwards reveals how and why the popular eLfH modules have been updated to fit the latest in best practice.

Careers and learning

QIP Tips

Why audit is so valuable in evidencing QI outcomes

A successful audit can have really positive impacts on service delivery and morale, says Glenda Shaw.


CoRIPS research grants and partnership

The key points on CoRIPS for SoR members seeking research funding or companies keen to contribute.


Education, events and new networks

Your guide to all the latest learning and networking opportunities for UK radiographers, from the SoR.

Meet the team

The SoR team is ready to help members

Here we provide the full list of SoR contacts ready to offer all the support you need from the Society.

Synergy November 2023

The Society of Radiographers
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London, SE1 2EW
Tel: (020) 7740 7200

Chief executive Richard Evans 
Executive director of finance and operations Dilip Manek 
Executive director of professional policy Charlotte Beardmore 
Executive director of industrial strategy and member relations Dean Rogers

President Dave Pilborough 
President Elect Tom Welton 
Vice-President Katie Thompson
Chair of Council Ross McGhee 

SoR staff contacts and membership

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Editorial director Colin Cooper 
Deputy editor Alexander Ballinger
Junior reporter Will Phillips
Art editor Kayleigh Pavelin
With thanks
Photography James Aitken, Richard Cannon

Managing director Issie Peate
Group business director Sandie Pears
Associations Director Anton Riolo
Chief executive Kevin Costello 

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