Complete Focus on Education at ECR 2024 with the Canon Medical Academy Europe

Vienna, Austria, November 7, 2023– In response to the growing need in the healthcare industry for a comprehensive and distinguished environment that bridges the gap between clinical excellence and education, Canon Medical Systems Europe will attend the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) with a dedicated educational area named Canon Medical Academy Europe. Visitors can access the academy during the five-day event where they can attend live workshops, demonstrations, and presentations led by world-leading experts in radiology. In collaboration with the European Society of Radiology (ESR), Canon Medical is preparing the next generation in radiology.

The Canon Medical Academy provides a comprehensive array of educational and clinical resources designed to meet the specific requirements of healthcare professionals whether searching for advanced educational resources that cover the latest imaging techniques, cost-effective ways to provide continuous education for staff, or supplementary educational materials to complement their formal medical education, the Canon Medical Academy caters to all those needs.

Mr. Kawagishi, President and CEO of Canon Medical Systems Europe, says: “Being part of the Canon Medical community offers valuable access to education, information, and hands-on experience, enabling clinicians to address shortages and enhance expertise while specializing in clinical areas and utilizing advanced equipment and solutions to benefit patient outcomes.’’

Carlo Catalano, ECR 2024 Congress President from the University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy, emphasized the significance of the collaboration, stating, “The collaboration between Canon Medical and the European Society of Radiology aligns perfectly with our mission to advance education in the field of radiology. This collaboration will provide valuable educational opportunities for the next generation of radiologists and contribute to the ongoing excellence of our profession.”

Discover more about Canon Medical’s participation here.

About Canon Medical Systems Europe

Canon Medical offers a full range of medical imaging solutions, including CT, Diagnostic and Interventional X-ray, MRI, Ultrasound, Eye Care, and Mobile Imaging Solutions. We also offer a wide array of Services and a full suite of Healthcare IT solutions. In line with our continued Made for Life philosophy, patients are at the heart of everything we do. Our mission is to provide medical professionals with solutions that support their efforts in contributing to the health and well-being of patients worldwide. Our goal is to deliver optimum health opportunities for patients through uncompromised performance, comfort, and safety features.

At Canon Medical, we work hand in hand with our partners – our medical, academic, and research community. We build relationships based on transparency, trust, and respect. Together as one, we strive to create industry-leading solutions that deliver an enriched quality of life.

For more information, visit our website or follow us on LinkedInFacebookX, and YouTube.

About the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and the European Congress of Radiology (ECR)

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) is the world’s largest radiological society, uniting over 130,000 members from 181 countries. The ESR oversees scientific, educational, and professional activities in radiology. The ESR’s flagship event, the European Congress of Radiology (ECR), is one of Europe’s largest medical gatherings and the world’s second-largest radiological congress.

European Congress of Radiology (ECR): The ECR, organized by the ESR, assembles radiologists and multidisciplinary professionals worldwide. It serves as a hub for knowledge exchange, showcasing the latest radiological advancements, and fostering collaboration and innovation. ECR is celebrated for its commitment to the future of radiology and offers extensive educational resources and opportunities for healthcare professionals.

For more information, please visit our website.

Press contacts

Amy Jongeneelen (Marketing and Communications)
European Project Manager MarCom
[email protected]

Jeroen Tijhaar (Canon Medical Academy Europe)
European Senior Clinical Manager
[email protected]

David Zizka (ESR)
Director of Communications
[email protected]

Become A Member Today!

You will have access to a wide range of benefits that can help you advance your career and stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the field of radiology. These benefits include access to educational resources, networking opportunities with other professionals in the field, opportunities to participate in research projects and clinical trials, and access to the latest technologies and techniques. 

Check out our different membership options.

If you don’t find a fitting membership send us an email here.


for radiologists, radiology residents, professionals of allied sciences (including radiographers/radiological technologists, nuclear medicine physicians, medical physicists, and data scientists) & professionals of allied sciences in training residing within the boundaries of Europe

  • Reduced registration fees for ECR 1
  • Reduced fees for the European School of Radiology (ESOR) 2
  • Option to participate in the European Diploma. 3
  • Free electronic access to the journal European Radiology 
  • Content e-mails for all ESR journals4
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters
  • Exclusive access to the ESR feed in Juisci

€ 11 /year

Yes! That is less than €1 per month.

Free membership

for radiologists, radiology residents or professionals of allied sciences engaged in practice, teaching or research residing outside Europe as well as individual qualified professionals with an interest in radiology and medical imaging who do not fulfil individual or all requirements for any other ESR membership category & former full members who have retired from all clinical practice
  • Reduced registration fees for ECR 1
  • Option to participate in the European Diploma. 3
  • Free electronic access to the journal European Radiology
  • Content e-mails for all ESR journals 4
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters
  • Exclusive access to the ESR feed in Juisci

€ 0

The best things in life are free.

ESR Friends

For students, company representatives or hospital managers etc.

  • Content e-mails for all 3 ESR journals 4
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters

€ 0

Friendship doesn’t cost a thing.

The membership type best fitting for you will be selected automatically during the application process.



Reduced registration fees for ECR 2025:
Provided that ESR 2024 membership is activated and approved by August 31, 2024.

Not all activities included
Examination based on the ESR European Training Curriculum (radiologists or radiology residents).
European Radiology, Insights into Imaging, European Radiology Experimental.