Membership in ACVR's special interest societies is open to anyone with an interest in the goals of each society.

Veterinarians or non-veterinarians with an interest in Ultrasound, CT/MRI, Nuclear Medicine, or Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging can join one or more of the ACVR Societies. Please see ACVR Membership Categories for a definition of the types of ACVR membership. Each Society maintains an email listserver for discussion of topics related to its particular specialty. You must be a member of the Society to belong to its list. See Join an ACVR Society for more information and benefits of membership.


2016 ACVR Examination Application Deadline

  • Deadline for application/reapplication and fee payment for the September 2016 ACVR Preliminary and Certifying Examinations and the Radiation Oncology Certifying Examination is January 31, 2016. See the Examination page for application forms and more details.

2016 ACVR Dues - Deadline is January 1, 2016

  • Deadline for 2016 Diplomate and Resident/Post-Trainee dues payment is January 1, 2016. Please pay your dues through 123SignUp. 2016 Diplomate dues are $400, Resident / Post-Trainee dues are $110. All payments are keyed to the e-mail address you have registered with ACVR. If your e-mail address is out of date, please login and update your profile on the ACVR website. For those who have requested the ability to donate to the Memorial Speaker's Fund online, we can now also accept those donations as well.

Veterinary Imaging Textbooks

See Amazon Best Sellers - These resources cover the latest veterinary imaging techniques and interpretation principles to help you maintain your proficiency in diagnostic imaging. You can improve your skills in radiology, ultrasonography, CT, and MRI. For Nuclear Medicine, the Textbook of Veterinary Nuclear Medicine can provide an instructional aid to those learning the subject as well as to serve as a reference text for those performing routine nuclear medicine studies.



Current ACVR Membership

As of October 15, 2015, the ACVR membership includes 576 active Diplomates. There are 479 Diplomates in Radiology, 79 Diplomates in Radiation Oncology, 18 Diplomates holding dual certification, and 251 Society Only Members. The College has 5 Emeritus, 23 Retired, and 1 Associate Member. There are 121 Resident Members-in-Training; 104 Residents in Radiology and 17 in Radiation Oncology. The ACVR also sponsors four specialty societies. The Veterinary Ultrasound Society (VUS) has 547 members, the Society of Veterinary Nuclear Medicine (SVNM) has 102 members, the CT/MRI Society has 521 members, and the Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging Society (LADIS) has 150 members.