Australian Society of Medical Imaging 
& Radiation Therapy

The Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) is a not-for-profit, professional member association supporting representing 7000 member medical radiation practitioners in Australia and advocating for better health outcomes for all Australians.

Mission

ASMIRT’s mission is to empower medical radiation practitioners for the health of all Australians. ASMIRT works to promote, encourage, cultivate and maintain the highest principles of practice and proficiency in respect to Medical Radiation Sciences. ASMIRT facilitates educational activities, discussion and consultation among members and others. We recognise MRPBA approved programs of study across Australia, set standards of competency in practice and encourage scholarship and continuing professional development.

Advocacy

ASMIRT works to improve healthcare by: 

  • Advocating for patients
  • Influencing local, national and international policy and practice
  • Advancing professional standards and pathways
  • Leading and engaging in research and learning.

Regulation/Accreditation

All Medical Radiation Science practitioners are requried to register with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia (MRPBA).  The Registration Board is the regulating authority for both disciplines and regulations relating to registration.

Licensing of Diagnostic Radiographers/Medical Imaging Technologists and Radiation Therapists varies from State to State or Territory.

Contact information

Australian Society of Medical Imaging 
& Radiation Therapy

Address: 25 King Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Telephone: 03 9419 3336
Email: info@asmirt.org
Website: www.asmirt.org

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