Radiology, Radiation Oncology
Associations, foundations, societies - USA
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Association of Administrators in Academic Radiology (AAARAD)
improves health care delivery, education and research in Academic Radiology by promoting the concept of professional management, and by providing a forum for discussion of common management issues and interact with other academic organizations in Academic Radiology

Association for Directors of Radiation Oncology Programs (ADROP) Fairfax, VA
advances the quality of residency training and education in radiation oncology by developing resources that may be useful in advancing residency training, monitoring the activities and interacting with the ACGME/ Residency Review Committee in radiation oncology, and disseminating and sharing this information with radiation oncology residency program directors

Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) Sudbury, MA
resource and catalyst for the development of professional leadership in imaging sciences

Association of Program Coordinators in Radiology (APCR) Oak Brook, IL
promotes excellence in the administration of radiology residency and fellowship programs; provides educational opportunities in the field of graduate medical education and program administration; provides forums for professional growth and exchange of information

Association of Program Directors in Radiology (APDR) Oak Brook, IL
supports the administrative, educational, recruitment, and supervisory roles of radiology residency and fellowship program directors through the sponsorship of meetings, development of educational materials and policy statements, collaboration with related societies and organizations

Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) Irvine, CA
providing managers with information, resources, education and networking to run a successful radiology business

Society for Radiation Oncology Administrators (SROA) Bethesda, MD
improves the management aspects of radiation oncology and the practice of radiation oncology as a cost-effective form of health care delivery


American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) Oak Brook, IL
develops and supports standards for training and the practice of neuroradiology; fosters research in neuroradiology; provides meetings and publications

American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology (ASPNR) Oak Brook, IL
develops, fosters and supports the care of pediatric patients undergoing neuroradiologic procedures; develops, fosters and supports high standards of practice, research and education in pediatric neuroradiology

Eastern Neuroradiological Society (ENRS) Oak Brook, IL
develops and supports standards for the training and practice of neuroradiology and head and neck radiology; encourages research in neuroradiology and head and neck radiology

Southeastern Neuroradiological Society (SENRS) Atlanta, GA
promotes a closer fellowship and exchange of ideas among neuroradiologists

Western Neuroradiological Society (WNRS) Oak Brook, IL


Academy of Radiology Research Washington, DC
identification of sources of support for radiology research and the use of that research to improve the knowledge base, educational programs, and patient care activities of radiology

Alliance of Medical Student Educators in Radiology (AMSER)
encourages excellence in radiology education to medical students at a local, national and international level; promotes radiology as an essential component of the medical student curriculum

American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR) Evans, GA
promotes and advances the art and science of radiology in dentistry; provides a forum for communication among and professional advancement of its members

American Alliance of Academic Chief Residents in Radiology (A3CR2)
encourages residents and other trainee's in academic pursuits; involves the leadership of residency programs with the leaders of academic radiology; encourages scientific inquiry among residents; provides a voice for academic radiology residents in the affairs of organized radiology

American Association for Women Radiologists (AAWR) Houston, TX
provides a forum for issues unique to women in radiology, radiation oncology and related professions; sponsors programs that promote opportunities for women

American Board of Radiology (ABR) Tucson, AZ
improves graduate medical education in radiology, elevates the standard of training, formulates means by which to evaluate the competence of those wishing to be recognized as specialists in the field

American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) Bethesda, MD
promotes the education and science of radiation oncology; improves oncologic service to the patient; studies the socioeconomic aspects of the practice of radiation oncology; encourages improved and continuing education in radiation oncology and its allied professional fields

American College of Radiology (ACR) Reston, VA
maximizing the value of radiology, radiation oncology, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine and medical physics by advancing the science of radiology, improving the quality of patient care, positively influencing the socio-economics of the practice of radiology, providing continuing education and conducting research

American Osteopathic College of Radiology (AOCR) Milan, MO
advancing the practice of radiology by promoting excellence in education, research and the delivery of quality, cost-effective healthcare while embracing the tenets of osteopathic medicine

American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Leesburg, VA
advances medicine through the science of radiology and its allied sciences by enabling the creation and exchange of knowledge and information in the field

American Society of Emergency Radiology (ASER) Houston, TX
advances the quality of diagnosis and treatment of acutely ill or injured patients by means of medical imaging; enhances teaching and research

American Society of Head and Neck Radiology (ASHNR) Oak Brook, IL
advances knowledge, stimulates interest, promotes research in the field of head and neck imaging; improves methods of teaching head and neck radiologic diagnosis

American Society of Spine Radiology (ASSR) Oak Brook, IL

American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) Fairfax, VA
advances the practice of radiation oncology by promoting excellence in patient care, providing opportunities for educational and professional development, promoting research and disseminating research results

Association of Freestanding Radiation Oncology Centers (AFROC) Washington , DC
promotes the highest standards for all freestanding radiation oncology centers; represents their interests concerning reimbursement, legislative, and regulatory issues

Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology (ARRO)
disseminating information to all radiation oncology residents; formalizing resident input to professional organizations and committees affecting radiation oncology residents and residency training

Association of University Radiologists (AUR) Oak Brook, IL
encourages excellence in radiological laboratory and clinical investigation, teaching and clinical practice; stimulates an interest in academic radiology as a medical career; advances radiology as a medical science; represents academic radiology at a national level

Radiology Coding Certification Board (RCCB) Irvine, CA
improves professional development of radiology coders, identifies a body of knowledge and skills necessary to the profession, recognizes those individuals who demonstrate a level of excellence through the certification exam

Society of Chairmen in Academic Radiology Departments (SCARD) Oak Brook, IL
advancement of the art and science of radiology by the promotion of medical education, research and patient care, the development of methods of undergraduate and graduate teaching in radiology and the provision of a forum for discussion of problems and mutual interest among radiology department chairpersons

Society of Gastrointestinal Radiologists (SGR) Houston, TX
fosters advances in diagnostic, interventional, gastrointestinal and abdominal radiology; affords a forum for the exchange of knowledge pertaining to research, practice and education in gastrointestinal and abdominal radiology

Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Fairfax, VA
promotes education, research, and communication in the field while providing strong leadership in the development of health care policy

Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) Reston, TX
fosters advances in pediatric radiology; affords a forum for the exchange of knowledge pertaining to research and training in pediatric radiology; stimulates investigation and teaching in the methods of pediatric radiology

Texas Radiological Society (TRS) Austin, TX
serves the specialty of radiology in Texas by advancing the science, education and practice of radiology; improves radiologic service to patients and the medical community

Washington State Radiology Society (WSRS) Seattle, WA
provides a forum for radiologists in Washington state on issues of concern to radiology

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