The European Institute for Biomedical Imaging Research (EIBIR) was founded in 2006 by the European Society of Radiology (ESR). This non-profit limited liability company is dedicated to the coordination of research and supporting the development of biomedical imaging technologies by supporting networking activities in research.
Find out more about EIBIR on their website www.eibir.org!
The Seventh Framework Programme (one of the EU's funding tools for medical research) allocates funds for research in the area of major diseases and disorders, including cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and obesity, rare diseases, and severe chronic diseases, making Interventional Radiology a perfect candidate for such funds.
EIBIR Annual Scientific Report 2011 (PDF download, 1.8 MB)
CIRSE & EIBIR
In early 2010 CIRSE became a shareholder organisation of EIBIR and hence part of a strong research network with access to European Union research funds.
The Executive Committe has assigned an EIBIR Task Force of esteemed CIRSE members to handle all involvement with EIBIR. The Task Force is composed of the following members:
Should you want to bring forward an initiative, require more information concerning CIRSE's possibilities within EIBIR or want to get in touch with the Task Force, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.