ARRS Global Partner

Korean Society of Radiology

The Korean Society of Radiology (KSR), established in 1945, is the official society representing all physicians of Korea in the field of radiology. KSR has a membership of 3,000 including 500 in-training members.

Global Partnership

The ARRS and KSR established a global partnership in 2008. The ARRS and KSR annually exchange speakers and award winning electronic exhibits for Society meetings and collaborate to provide online learning education programs such as the KSR-ARRS Global Partnership Cardiovascular Imaging Web Symposium.

KSR-ARRS Global Partnership Cardiovascular Imaging Web Symposium

Society leaders have chosen the best of cardiovascular imaging from the Korean Annual Congress of Radiology and the ARRS Annual Meeting. Seven lectures from Korea and eleven from the United States cover a wide range of topics important to cardiovascular imaging including: Coronary Artery Calcium, Congenital Heart Disease, Aortic Stent Grafts Imaging and Intervention, and Cardiac CT Other Than Coronary Artery.

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KSR Membership for ARRS Members

ARRS members may apply for free KSR International Membership

KSR benefits include:

  • Free online access to Korean Journal of Radiology (KJR)
  • Free online access to KSR website and E-learning system
  • Free subscription to KSR news
  • Discounted KCR registration fee
  • Priority in consideration for KSR fellowship program

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Honorary Membership

Dr. Joseph K.T. Lee, ARRS President, became an honorary KSR member in 2010 and Dr. Dong Ik Kim, KSR President, became an honorary ARRS member in 2011.

ARRS Honorary Member: Dong Ik Kim, MD, PhD

Global Exchange

KSR participated in a Global Exchange Featuring South Korea during the spring ARRS 2010 Annual Meeting. During the exchange, KSR representatives presented instructional courses and scientific sessions with ARRS faculty. Award winning KSR electronic exhibits were highlighted during the meeting and a Focus Group on Radiation Safety was held with ARRS and KSR leaders. The ARRS participated in a global exchange during the fall KSR 2010 Congress.

KSR representatives and leaders participate in focus group on radiation safety.