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2020 AUR Meeting Cancelled

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SCARD Recommendations for Radiology Fellowships

The Society of Chairs in Academic Radiology Departments (SCARD) leadership, in collaboration with fellowship program directors from around the country, is addressing fellowship match issues that have developed due to COVID-19 with the following recommendations:

  1. The interview season has been extended to April 30th. 
  2. All interviews should be done virtually.
  3. All candidates whether they were interviewed in person or virtually should be given equal consideration. 

The Advocate: Fall 2019 APDR Newsletter

Please click here to view the Fall 2019 APDR Newsletter

APDR Statement of Support for Family Leave in Residency

Please view and download APDR's Statement of Support for 12 Weeks Family Leave in Residency.

Independent IR Fellowship Match Tips

APDIR has developed information to assist diagnostic radiology Program Directors with Independent IR residency matching. Click here to view the 2020 tip sheet.

Resource for Residents: Survey Methods

Residents may be interested in the recent JACR Special Focus issue on Survey Methods. More information is available here

2019 Jerome Arndt Grant

Congratulations to the recipient of the 2019 APDR Jerome Arndt Grant, Joshua P. Nickerson, MD.

APDR Newsletter

Please check out the 2019 Spring APDR Newsletter!

2019 APDR Achievement Award

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 APDR Achievement Award, Janet E. Bailey, MD and the late Mark R. Robbin, MD.

Preliminary 2019 Match Update

The APDR Matching Plan Committee has prepared a report on preliminary ERAS data. Click here to view the report. 


RadExam is a collaborative effort of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology (APDR) and the American College of Radiology (ACR). It provides each Program Director with specialty and resident level specific exams that can be administered at the end of each rotation. 165 programs have signed up as of July 2018. Sign up  here  if your program does not currently participate. For more information about RadExam including example data snapshots and links to a short video, click here.