Membership for trainees

Benefits for ESR members include many different and exclusive things and activities. The ESR offers 3 different membership types for trainees:

  • Radiology residents (residing in Europe) - € 11 per year
  • Professionals of allied sciences in training, students (residing in Europe) - € 11 per year
  • Corresponding Members (radiology residents, professionals of allied sciences in training, and students; all residing outside Europe) - free of charge

ECR for trainees


The largest European congress for medical imaging, held in Vienna anually, offers reduced registration fees for trainees (special fees for Young Trainee Member or Young Trainee Non-Member).

ECR registration

Learn more about Rising Stars

Rising Stars Programme

The Rising Stars Programme is designed especially for residents, students, radiographers and trainee radiographers. It consists of Basic Sessions, Student Sessions, Joint Sessions with ESOR (European School of Radiology), Case-Based Diagnosis Training, EFRS Radiographers’ Basic Session, and the Radiology Trainees Forum Programme including the RTF Highlighted Lectures and the RTF Quiz.

Check out all Rising Stars Basic Sessions

Check out all Student Sessions

Check out all Radiographer Basic Sessions


Invest in the Youth

Invest in the Youth is the ESR’s support programme for trainees. 1,000 places were available for ECR 2017; recipients receive free registration and hotel accommodation.
Application for the IITY programme is subject to active participation in the congress, and is therefore connected to abstract submission. Respective information for ECR 2018 will be available together with abstract submission details.

Education for trainees

Learn more about ESR's broad range of educational activties and offers by following the links below:

Representation of trainees within the ESR

The Radiology Trainees Forum (RTF) was established as an organisation to represent the views of radiology trainees. It is a subcommittee of the ESR Education Committee.

Learn more about the RTF here

ESR Supporting Members