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Radiography Research Guide: Organizations & Associations

Other Societies

  • Academy of Radiology Research: "The mission of the Academy of Radiology Research is to raise the profile of imaging research through education and advocacy. The Academy works to increase resources and opportunities for imaging research, and to promote the translation of that research to enhance human health."
  • The Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR): "The Society for Pediatric Radiology is dedicated to fostering excellence in pediatric health care through imaging and image-guided care."

Credentialing/Standards Bodies

  • American College of Radiology (ACR): "Since 1987, the ACR has accredited more than 35,000 facilities in 10 different imaging modalities."
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT): "The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is the world’s largest credentialing organization that seeks to ensure high quality patient care in medical imaging, interventional procedures, and radiation therapy."
  • The Joint Commission: "Joint Commission accreditation can be earned by many types of health care organizations, including hospitals, doctor’s offices, nursing homes, office-based surgery centers, behavioral health treatment facilities, and providers of home care services."
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT): "(JRCERT) promotes excellence in education and elevates quality and safety of patient care through the accreditation of educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry."