Join an ACVR Society

The ACVR sponsors the Ultrasound, CT/MRI, Nuclear Medicine, and Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging Societies. Join one or more ACVR Societies or renew membership today!

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Eligibility for Membership

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. However, membership in a Society does not imply expertise in any imaging modality. Please see ACVR Membership Categories for a definition of each type of ACVR membership.

Society Membership Benefits

  • Society email list with communication and networking opportunities between members with similar interests
  • Case-based learning materials authored by society members
  • Subscription to the journal of Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound (VRUS). Includes online access, printed issues, as well as all online back issues. Also includes access on your mobile device using the VRU iOS app.
  • Updates, discussions and cases on social networking sites (Ultrasound Society Facebook page)
  • Reduced registration fees for the annual ACVR conference
  • Keynote speakers sponsored by the societies at the annual ACVR conference
  • Wiley-Blackwell currently offers a 35% Discount on all book titles for ACVR Society Members. See details in the individual Society Sections after you join one or more ACVR Societies!

Society Membership Fees

Veterinary Ultrasound Society – $25.00/yr
CT/MRI Society – $30.00/yr
Society of Veterinary Nuclear Medicine – $25.00/yr
Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging Society  - $25.00/yr

NOTE: A subsription to the Journal of Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound (VRUS) is also required ($110).

  • ACVR AND ECVDI DIPLOMATES – Requires payment of Society fees only since you already receive the Journal. See 'Additional Information' below to join or add a Society.
  • ACVR RESIDENTS – You already receive complimentary Ultrasound & CT/MRI Society memberships and the Journal. See 'Additional Information' below to add additional Societies.
  • ALL OTHERS – VRUS Journal Subscription ($110.00/yr) plus Society dues for the Societies you'd like to join. Use the buttons above to join one or more Societies or to renew your membersHip.

Additional Information

  • ACVR Diplomates/ACVR Residents/ECVDI Diplomates - You only need to pay Society fees since you already receive the Journal. Please do not use the buttons above to avoid getting a second subscription to the journal. Instead, contact the ACVR Webmaster using the Contact Us email form to let the Webmaster know that you are an ACVR Diplomate/Resident or an ECVDI Diplomate and would like to join or add an ACVR Society. The Webmaster will send you a special link that allows you to pay Society fees only.
  • Journal Subscription - You are entitled to both online access and printed issues. This includes all online back issues. If you wish to conserve paper, you may request online-only access by contacting the Webmaster using the Contact Us email form. However, there is no change in the subscription price.
  • If you already have a personal Journal subscription - If you are not an ACVR member or ECVDI Diplomate and have a personal Journal subscription, you will need to cancel your original subscription to avoid duplicate subscriptions. We have no access to or control over Wiley's direct subscriber information and cannot do this on your behalf. Please contact the ACVR Webmaster using Contact Us email form or Wiley Customer Service to expedite canceling your original Journal subscription once you have joined one or more of the ACVR Societies.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Tom Nyland, ACVR Webmaster
Email: Contact Us