The Borys Rajewski medal was awarded to Professor Bogdan Pruszyński. It is the highest radiology distinction in Europe awarded for a significant contribution to the development of European radiology.
The first PET/CT unit was started in Poland - the Bydgoszcz Centre of Oncology.
Prof. Małgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska from Lublin was the President of the European Congress of Radiology.
Prof. Małgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska from Lublin was awarded with the Gold Medal of the European Society of Radiology (ESR), and became an Honorary Member of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) as well as the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) was recognized in Poland as equivalent to specialization diploma in radiology and diagnostic imaging.