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SSR Application Instructions

Membership Information
Interested persons may apply for membership in the Society of Skeletal Radiology.

Full Members
Full Members shall fulfill all the following requirements at the time of application for membership and at all times thereafter.

  1.     Each shall be board certified in radiology, not currently in training, and shall be engaged in the practice of radiology within the constituent states of the United States.
  2.     Each must devote at least 50% of his/her time to the professional practice of the broad range of musculoskeletal radiology, exclusive of time devoted to administrative duties.
  3.     A candidate for Full Membership must be sponsored by a Full Member in good standing. The sponsor’s letter must explicitly state that the applicant meets the above requirements for membership.

International Members
International Members are those Members who spend at least 50% of their professional practice in musculoskeletal radiology (exclusive of time devoted to administrative duties), but who live outside the geographic area of the United States or Canada. They must be board certified in radiology and not be currently in a training program. Candidates for International Membership must be sponsored by a Full Member in good standing. The sponsor’s letter must explicitly state that the applicant meets the above requirements for membership.

International Members shall have all the rights of Full Members, except the right to vote, hold office, and sponsor new members. They shall be required to pay the same dues and assessments that Full Members pay. International Members may request to be transferred to Full Membership when the Member works and resides in the United States. Transfer will be subject to approval by the Membership Committee.

Application for Membership
Individuals interested in becoming members should complete an application form and obtain a sponsoring letter from a Full Member of the Society. A copy of the applicant's curriculum vitae should be included with the application.

SSR Membership online application form:

Application materials and sponsoring letters should be sent to:

Society of Skeletal Radiology
2575 Northwest Parkway
Elgin, Illinois 60124
admin@skeletalrad.org
Phone: 847-752-6249
Fax: 847-960-3861

Completed applications will be reviewed by the membership committee for approval on a quarterly basis. Successful applicants may attend the annual meeting the year after their completed application is received. (Completed applications must be received by Dec. 31 to be eligible to attend the upcoming meeting.)

Membership Updates
Current members may update their membership information (address, telephone, e-mail) by contacting the SSR office at admin@skeletalrad.org or by using the profile update from the members section.