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The European Society of Radiology (ESR) is an apolitical, non-profit organisation dedicated to strengthening and unifying European radiology to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases while offering their members opportunities to learn, connect and thrive.


Who we are

The ESR is a professional organisation that represents the field of radiology in Europe serving as a platform for radiologists, medical professionals, researchers, and other stakeholders to collaborate, share knowledge, and advance the practice of radiology. Through its numerous services, events and initiatives, the ESR strives to expand and evolve the way radiology is applied, taking action to improve patient care across the world.

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What we do

The ESR carries out ground-breaking work in education, science, research, publications and collaboration with international organisations and societies. It is also internationally renowned for the European Congress of Radiology (ECR), an annual meeting that offers visitors a glimpse into the future of medical imaging and serves not only as a connection hub for medical professionals but also for the companies that evolve radiology with their game-changing innovations.

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How you can benefit

The ESR connects you with the world of medical imaging, keeps you up to date on scientific developments, opens the door to educational programmes and helps you to stay ahead in your profession. And the best thing about it: A full membership is less than 1 Euro/month!

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Become A Member Today!

You will have access to a wide range of benefits that can help you advance your career and stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the field of radiology. These benefits include access to educational resources, networking opportunities with other professionals in the field, opportunities to participate in research projects and clinical trials, and access to the latest technologies and techniques. 

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for radiologists, radiology residents, professionals of allied sciences (including radiographers/radiological technologists, nuclear medicine physicians, medical physicists, and data scientists) & professionals of allied sciences in training residing within the boundaries of Europe

  • Reduced registration fees for ECR 1
  • Reduced fees for the European School of Radiology (ESOR) 2
  • Exclusive option to participate in the European Diploma. 3
  • Free electronic access to the journal European Radiology 4
  • Content e-mails for all ESR journals
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters

€ 11 /year

Yes! That is less than €1 per month.

Free membership

for radiologists, radiology residents or professionals of allied sciences engaged in practice, teaching or research residing outside Europe as well as individual qualified professionals with an interest in radiology and medical imaging who do not fulfil individual or all requirements for any other ESR membership category & former full members who have retired from all clinical practice
  • Reduced registration fees for ECR 1
  • Free electronic access to the journal European Radiology
  • Content e-mails for all 3 ESR journals 4
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters

€ 0

The best things in life are free.

ESR Friends

For students, company representatives or hospital managers etc.

  • Content e-mails for all 3 ESR journals 4
  • Updates on offers & events through our newsletters

€ 0

Friendship doesn’t cost a thing.

The membership type best fitting for you will be selected automatically during the application process.


Provided that ESR 2023 membership is activated and approved by August 31, 2023 (excl. "Members in Training Offer")
Not all activities included
Examination based on the ESR European Training Curriculum (radiologists or radiology residents).
European Radiology, Insights into Imaging, European Radiology Experimental.