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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR) is dedicated to the goal of encouraging and supporting the development of expertise in the subspecialty of musculoskeletal radiology. The Society of Skeletal Radiology's CME efforts shall be to provide continuing medical education for practicing musculoskeletal radiologists via an annual scientific meeting.


The goals of this annual meeting are to encourage research activity and dissemination, stimulate collaboration among members, and refine subspecialty expertise.


Peer-reviewed papers will be given by society members covering such musculoskeletal topics as tumors, arthritis, sports medicine/trauma, metabolic/endocrine disease, diseases of the spine, imaging techniques and procedures, resident/fellow education, and socioeconomic issues.

Completed research, preliminary work, or germinal ideas can be given a forum, with discussion encouraged.  


Based on needs assessment, special topics panel discussions will be developed and presented.