Current Activities of the American Board of Radiology. William R. Hendee, PhD President, ABR. ABR Mission Statement:
William R. Hendee, PhD
The Mission of The American Board of Radiology is to serve the public and the medical profession by certifying that its diplomats have acquired, demonstrated, and maintained a requisite standard of knowledge, skill and understanding essential to the practice of radiology, radiation oncology and medical physics.
“Ensure the quality of radiological service to the public;
Improve the quality of graduate education in the medical specialties in the Radiologic Sciences;
Encourage the study of and elevate standards of training in the medical specialties encompassed in the Radiological Sciences.”
Diagnostic Radiologic Physics
President, The ABR
Therapeutic Radiologic Physics
Assistant Executive Director, Radiologic Physics
Medical Nuclear Physics
William R. Hendee
Edward L. Nickoloff
Jatinder R. Palta
Michael G. Herman
Bhudatt R. Paliwal
Stephen R. Thomas
GENERAL MEDICAL PHYSICS
THERAPEUTIC RADIOLOGICAL PHYSICS
R. J. Barish
MEDICAL NUCLEAR PHYSICS
DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGICAL PHYSICS
J. Anthony Seibert
Radiological (Medical) Physics
Immediate Past-President, James Youker, MD (ABR)
- Validity of the license to practice.
Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment.
- The requirement to keep current in the field.
- Examination process.
- Assessment of patient care.
To all of the medical physicists who contribute examination questions, serve on ABR committees, serve as oral examiners, and help in so many other ways.
We are always looking for volunteers.