Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy


In 2013, the Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences (JMRS) was created by the merging of The Radiographer, the Journal of the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) (formerly the Australia Institute of Radiography (AIR)), and Shadows, the Journal of the New Zealand Institute of Medical Radiation Technology (NZIMRT).

JMRS is an international and multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed Journal that accepts manuscripts related to medical imaging/diagnostic radiography, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine, medical ultrasound/sonography, and the complementary disciplines of medical physics, radiology, radiation oncology, nursing, psychology, and sociology. JMRS is fully open-access and is available online at


Maximise your CPD by reading selected articles in the latest edition of JMRS then answer the questions in the Continuing Professional Development section. Please remember to self-claim your CPD and retain your supporting evidence.
Visit the JMRS website to learn more.



JMRS July 2020 Q&A CPD Answers
JMRS March 2020 Q&A CPD Answers
JMRS December 2019 Q&A CPD Answers

This content was created in conjunction with the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) CPD program.


ASMIRT Members publish for free

An ASMIRT member benefit is that you are able to publish your research in JMRS at no charge, saving you upwards of AU$2,000. The current publication charges of JMRS can be found here.
The paper may have multiple authors, if one or more is an ASMIRT or NZIMRT member then the paper can submitted at no charge. It is preferred that the submitting author is an ASMIRT or NZIMRT member but not mandatory. There is no charge to submit a paper, you will only pay if you are not a member and your paper is accepted. Please include your membership number when submitting.
Please click here to submit a paper, see below for guidelines and more information.

JMRS Virtual Issue: Now Online

Brain Awareness Week

To coincide with Brain Awareness Week, we have collated a series of previously published articles from Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences in this domain, together with a collaborative work between medical imaging and radiation therapy practitioners. Click here to read more

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JMRS can be found in the following Indexes:

  • PubMed
  • PubMed Central
  • Scopus
  • Embase
  • ProQuest
  • Directory of Open Access Journals
  • GoRAD
  • Google Scholar
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  • EBSCO Megafile Premier
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index (Thomson Reuters)
  • Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)

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Publishing with JMRS

Four issues are published annually in March, June, September and December.

Examples of papers that JMRS publishes are original articles, commentary articles, case studies, articles on professional education and book reviews.

ASMIRT and NZIMRT invite authors to submit their manuscript to JMRS.

Submission of Papers for Publication
Prospective authors who are members of the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy submitting papers to JMRS, should provide their new ASMIRT member number when uploading documents to the Journal site - this will identify you as a member of ASMIRT and will waive any submission fees.

Article submission

Authors should refer to the detailed Instructions for Authors before submitting a manuscript to JMRS.

Read the AUTHORS GUIDELINES ‐ Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences

*Update to guidelines: a waiver code is no longer required, ASMIRT members use their membership number to submit for free publication. Email with any questions. 

To submit your manuscript, please click here 


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Call for Reviewers

  • Are you a content expert in radiography, radiation therapy or nuclear medicine?
  • Do you read peer reviewed articles or scientific publications?
  • Do you want to contribute to the quality of publications in JMRS?
  • Have you reviewed a scientific manuscript?
  • Have you published in a peer reviewed journal?

If you responded yes to at least three of the questions, you are encouraged to apply to join our list of peer reviewers. If you are interested in reviewing for JMRS, please submit your resume and your letter of interest to Cherry Agustin, Editor in Chief at the Editorial Office.

Ms Cherry Agustin
Editor in Chief

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