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Education, Instruction, News: An Online Radiology Community… Aunt Minnie.com

Since I seem to be on a Radiology kick these days (two previous postings about radiology in the last 10 days on this blog), I might was well continue it with a site that Radiology faculty and residents have told me about: AuntMinnie.com.

Following is an excerpt from their “About AuntMinnie” page:

  • “AuntMinnie.com provides the first comprehensive community Internet site for radiologists and related professionals in the medical imaging industry.
  • AuntMinnie.com provides a forum for radiologists, business managers, technologists, members of organized medicine, and industry to meet, transact, research, and collaborate on topics within the field of radiology with the ease and speed that only the Internet can provide.
  • AuntMinnie.com features the latest news and information about medical imaging.
  • The staff responsible for content on AuntMinnie includes executives, editors, and software engineers with years of experience in the radiology industry.”

While access to the site is free, registration is required before any in-depth content from the site will be shown… and content is what this site is, to be sure, excellent at delivering.

Following are a few selected screenshots from the site:

AuntMinnie E-Library (Reference Sources)

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Photo Image/Content – Copyright 2008 – AuntMinnie.com – All rights reserved

Aunt Minnie Case of the Day – Feb 4 2008:

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Photo Image/Content – Copyright 2008 – AuntMinnie.com – All rights reserved

Aunt Minnie RadPath Start Page

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Photo Image/Content – Copyright 2008 – AuntMinnie.com – All rights reserved

Other sections of Aunt Minnie.com include Exam Review and Test Bank, Job Board, News on Technology/New Product Announcements, Marketing Info, Conferences/Online CME, Forum/Discussion boards for Medical Students, Radiology Residents, PACS, Technologists and General Radiology. You can also register for a weekly update/alert from AuntMinnie to be sent to your email account.

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6 responses to “Education, Instruction, News: An Online Radiology Community… Aunt Minnie.com

  1. Adam February 27, 2008 at 8:52 PM

    If you’d like to continue your Radiology kick, take a look at medicexchange.com – lots of news, education, conference coverage and the largest Radiology jobs board online.

    You can also embed the latest Radiology news on your site using syndication.medicexchange.com at absolutely no cost.

    You have some great posts in your blog and I’ll be back to keep updated!

    Adam

  2. creaky15 March 3, 2008 at 3:29 PM

    Thanks for your kind words, Adam! I will take a look at MedicExchange.com
    Creaky

  3. Steven Chan MD May 10, 2008 at 8:20 AM

    Dear Creaky,
    Great blog—I am glad to see you are on a radiology kick these days. Excellent postings with well crafted pics/images. Come check out my site, radRounds… like Sermo but with several additional Web 2.0 features and focuses on a specialty, not all physicians… we focus specifically on radiologists. The goal of the site is networking and collaborative learning–people can post and discuss cases, quiz each other. Come check it out! I would like to link exchange too with you. Let me know if you’d like that. Best regards
    Steven Chan MD
    radiologist and cofounder, radRounds

  4. creaky15 May 10, 2008 at 11:44 AM

    Thanks for your kind words, Steven Chan! It is definitely time for another post or two on radiology… 🙂
    I will look at RadRounds.
    Creaky

  5. Roland Talanow March 24, 2009 at 9:42 AM

    Another great Radiology community, which has been launched about 1 month ago is my favorite: Radiolopolis.
    It is pretty much the most comprehensive Radiology community for education, research and practice offering a multiplicity of information and tools.

    I just list a few features:
    – Find and connect to people with similar interests and expand your network
    – Discuss topics from different Radiology fields in dedicated forums
    – Prepare for the Radiology boards
    – Find tutorials and eLearning material
    – Share your images, videos, teaching files and lectures
    – Simplify your research and find partners
    – Create or join research and study groups
    – General and Radiology specific search engines
    – Read Radiology news from multiple subspecialties
    – Publishing case reports (collaboration with the JRCR)
    – Find helpful tools for your daily work as radiologist (calculators, research help tools, etc.)
    …and much more…

    The website is http://www.radiolopolis.com.
    Two thumbs up!

  6. Said June 4, 2009 at 7:59 PM

    Helo… I like your article, I always read this article… I hope we can share knowledge… I also several articles about radiology please visit…

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