The purpose of the International Veterinary Radiology Association (IVRA) is:

  • to encourage and promote all forms of scientific endeavors and research involving veterinary radiology; 
  • to disburse knowledge of veterinary radiology throughout the world; 
  • to represent the radiology discipline in other veterinary organizations; and 
  • to encourage training in veterinary radiology.

How to Join the IVRA

Membership in the IVRA is open to all veterinarians and others who have a special interest in Veterinary Radiology. The cost of membership is US $15.00, which covers a three year period (presently 2015-2018). Members of the Association will receive a letter of membership, details of meetings of the Association, and will be entitled to attend and vote at business meetings of the Association. They will also receive a reduction in the registration fee payable for attending scientific meetings of the Association. An application for membership (enclosing full name, postal address, email address, phone/fax number) and a cheque, money order or bank draft for $15 USD, made payable to "IVRA", should be sent to the Treasurer of the IVRA: 

Dr Robert D. Pechman
IVRA Treasurer
4993 Tulane Drive
Baton Rouge, LA  70808

Please contact the IVRA Treasurer by e-mail using the IVRA Email Contact Form if you have any questions about IVRA membership.

Note: You are automatically a member of IVRA if you are also a current member of any of the following organizations:

  • American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • Australasian Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • Brazilian Veterinary Radiology Association
  • European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • European Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • Japanese Society of Veterinary Imaging
  • Korean Society of Veterinary Medical Imaging