International Day of Radiology

November 8, 2018 – the 123rd anniversary of the discovery of the x-ray
international-day-of-radiology-1The International Day of Radiology (IDoR) is building greater awareness of the value that radiology research, diagnosis and treatment contribute to safe patient care, and better understanding of the vital role radiologists perform in healthcare delivery.
As a member of the radiology community, you and your local radiology organizations and institutions can help support this important recognition of the contributions radiology has made to patient healthcare delivery and safety.
Use the resources from this toolkit to promote IDoR in your local community, and visit the official IDoR website to learn more.


IDoR logo

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IDoR news releases

Ready to use material for promoting IDoR to media and colleagues.

IDor promotional materials


RSNA provides the education you need to stay informed. Be sure to check out the broad array of materials available to you as you prepare for IDoR.

  • Radiology – Authoritative reference for the most current, clinically relevant and highest quality research, published by RSNA
  • RadioGraphicsTop resource for earning SA-CME credits with the best peer-reviewed education material, published by RSNA 
  • RSNA Online EducationCME activities that can be applied toward the ABR MOC self-assessment requirement
  • The online patient information resource developed by RSNA and ACR with explanations of more than 240 disease/condition, procedure, screening and wellness and safety topics

ESR publications

Volumes 1-6 of the Story of Radiology booklets about oncologic imaging (2012), thoracic imaging (2013), brain imaging (2014), pediatric imaging (2015), breast imaging (2016), emergency radiology (2017) and additional information about IDoR can be found at the official International Day of Radiology website.

Social media

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Official IDoR Facebook page