PERFORMS

PERsonal perFORmance in Mammographic Screening

Awards

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PERFORMS is probably the first radiological self assessment scheme in the world and which has been implemented nationally. If you think it is not then please let us know.

When the Royal College of Radiologists reviewed the Standards for Self Assessment of Performance across the domain of radiology in 2007 then the PERFORMS scheme was the only self assessment scheme referred to. Their standards document can be found here

The PERFORMS scheme has won various awards:

  • Lord Stafford award for ‘Innovation Achieved’ finalist (2010)
  • Awarded the President’s Medal, Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors (2010).
  • Awarded Loughborough University’s Enterprise Award for Consultancy Enterprise (2009).

 

Additionally, for PERFORMS and related radiological research Alastair has been:

  • Awarded the Otto Edholm award, the Ergonomics Society (2007).
  • Elected an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (2006).
  • Elected a Fellow of the Ergonomics Society (1998), subsequently a Fellow of the Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors
  • Elected an Honorary Member of the Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) (1997)
  • Elected an Honorary Member of the RCR Breast Group (1992).
  • Elected a Fellow of the British Psychological Society (1984)