The American College of Radiology, founded in 1924, is a professional medical society dedicated to serving patients and society by empowering radiology professionals to advance the practice, science and professions of radiological care.
The core purpose of the ACR is to serve patients and society by empowering members to advance the practice, science and professions of radiological care.
ASTRO was founded November 18, 1958, as a club by 58 radiation therapists who were looking for representation of their specialty. The Society is now representing more than 10,500 radiation oncology treatment team members and continues to grow.
ASTRO is dedicated to improving patient care through education, clinical practice, advancement of science and advocacy.