National Radiologic Technology Week is celebrated annually to recognize the vital work of radiology technologists across the nation. This special week is November 5th to 11th, 2017. The celebration takes place each year during the week that includes Nov. 8 to commemorate the discovery of the x-ray by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen on Nov. 8, 1895.
The week-long celebration calls attention to the important role medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals play in patient care and healthcare safety.
This year’s theme is “Positioning To Save Lives.”