Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 1st, 2021 by admin No Comments

Today, 1 October 2021, marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease […]

Ten Years … and Counting

Posted on: August 20th, 2021 by admin 4 Comments

Ten years ago, on 15 August 2011, we posted a blog on our website entitled “To screen or not to screen? That […]

When Peer Review Gets Nasty

Posted on: June 4th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

Today’s issue of Science highlights an astonishing story about a Dutch scientist – Elisabeth Bik (seen right, © AAAS) – who is […]

Communicating During Lockdown

Posted on: June 26th, 2020 by admin

It was 91 days ago, on 27 March 2020, that South Africa entered one of the world’s strictest lockdown periods. […]

A Virtual Conference

Posted on: May 1st, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

The provenance of the term “Aunt Minnie” can be traced back to a radiologist called Ben Felson who, in the 1940s, referred […]

Failure of the Next Big Thing

Posted on: January 24th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

When we think of technology companies like Apple or Google that have emerged from Silicon Valley, we normally associate them […]

Why Mentorship Matters

Posted on: January 17th, 2020 by admin 2 Comments

I have just come across an Open Access article, published recently in Insights into Imaging and entitled “Mentorship in academic radiology: […]

Amazon: The Ultimate Disruptor

Posted on: November 8th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

When Jeff Bezos (seen right, © Bloomberg) established an online bookstore 25 years ago, nobody could have imagined the way the company […]

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Posted on: April 19th, 2019 by admin 3 Comments

Dr Daniel Kopans, professor of radiology at Harvard, earlier this week started a new blog entitled Fiction and Facts about Breast Cancer […]

A Breakthrough from Cape Town

Posted on: February 1st, 2019 by admin

Earlier this week, a woman with severe aortic valve stenosis was operated on successfully at Groote Schuur Hospital by Jacques Scherman, […]