Join the RRA/Opportunities

Join the RRA

All interested individuals are welcome to join the RRA, but we especially welcome individuals who have ideas and passions for building a brighter future for mankind through radiology research. Our slogan is "RRACE for a better future" – "Radiology Research at the Cutting Edge for a better future”. If you share our passion you are highly encouraged to become one of us and participate in our activities.

AAR Members: Click here to complete the Affinity Group Dues Payment Form.

Not an AAR Member: Click here to complete the AAR Membership Application. When completing the application, be sure to check the box for RRA membership and include the RRA membership fee.

RRA membership for medical students, residents, and fellows is free! No special qualifications are needed, though all members of RRA must also be members of AAR.

Questions about membership can be directed to the chair of the membership committee.

Opportunities for Involvement:

Task Forces:

As a member of the RRA, you would be eligible to participate in one of our annual Task Forces.

Each task force is aimed at highlighting a developing trend in the field of radiology. The work of each task force is presented at the AAR Annual Meeting and submitted for publication in the journal Academic Radiology. RRA members with all levels of experience (including faculty, fellows, residents, and medical students) are eligible and encouraged to participate in a task force.


As a member of the RRA, you would also be eligible to serve on one of the RRA committees:

  • Rules Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Program Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Nominating Committee
  • Awards Committee
  • Liaison Committee
  • Corporate Support Committee
  • Clinically Oriented Academic Radiology Department Research Initiative (COARDRI)