About the Nuclear Medicine Network
The Nuclear Medicine Network provides expert advice on this highly specialised branch of Medical Imaging to the NSW Ministry of Health and Local Health Districts. Cardiac, bone and thyroid scans are some of the traditional examinations requested by referrers to Nuclear Medicine. With advancements in technology and molecular tracers, targeted radionuclide therapies for certain cancers and Position Emission Tomography imaging using Fluorodeoxyglucose are becoming more commonplace.
Barry Elison, Co-Chair
Director, Nuclear Medicine
Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Elizabeth Bailey, Co-Chair
Chief Technologist, Nuclear Medicine
Royal North Shore Hospital
Northern Sydney Local Health District
The ACI Nuclear Medicine Network includes heads of nuclear medicine departments, radiopharmaceutical scientists, physicists, chief technologists and a representative of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (ANZSNM).
There are established links between the Network and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine.