Fostering innovation; pioneering treatments
Interventional radiology uses image-guided, minimally invasive treatments to treat a wide array of diseases and conditions throughout the body. More and more, interventional radiologists are becoming part of a patient’s collaborative health care team.
Search SIR's entire catalog for educational opportunities such as live and on-demand webinars, individual meetings and seminars, books, journals and more. Each product is designed to facilitate education and enhance your practice or research.
SIR is comprised of more than 6,000 members involved in all aspects of interventional radiology. Member benefits include discounts on products and education, CME and MOC opportunities, practice resources, news about grants and research funding, updates on advocacy and engagement that is relevant to every stage of one's career.
SIR Foundation is dedicated to advancing the clinical needs of interventional radiology by specializing in developing investigators trained in conducting pivotal basic and clinical trials research.
SIR is committed to quality improvement and mechanisms to assess performance in interventional radiology.Learn more
SIR's nonpartisan political action committee, SIRPAC is dedicated to advancing the interests of SIR members, their practices and patients before Congress. See how the society is working for you in Washington, D.C. and learn how you can get involved in advocating for interventional radiology.
Your link to an incredible resource—6,000 of your peers with whom you can share interests, challenges and successes in a secure environment. Network and collaborate with your colleagues in IR.
The Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology is the society's official scientific journal. Readers know that each issue is filled with high caliber reporting that delivers the most timely medical, minimally-invasive, radiological, pathological and socioeconomic news related to the specialty.
Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle will headline a special symposium, “IR Economics, Quality and Value: Are You Ready For MACRA?” at SIR 2017. Sen. Daschle will provide insight on health care reform, federal policy and the health care priorities of the incoming administration. Registration is independent of SIR 2017 registration.Learn more, register
Advocacy and outreach
SIR advocates on behalf of its members and interventional radiology before Congress, insurance carriers and other key decision-makers. The society also reaches around the world and out to partners across corporate, public and private sectors to ensure the story of interventional radiology is spread through a range of communication channels.New resources
NRDR interventional radiology registry
The new national quality registry for interventional radiology, led collaboratively by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) and the American College of Radiology, is designed to promote quality of care for patients undergoing interventional radiology procedures.Participate
MACRA, the 2015 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, replaces the sustainable growth rate (SGR) and a patchwork of programs focused on resources use, health information and quality with a new value-based reimbursement model.Learn more
JVIR: The official scientific journal of SIR
For two decades, this peer-reviewed journal has been the preferred reference choice of interventional radiologists, radiologists, cardiologists, vascular surgeons, neurosurgeons and other clinicians who need current and reliable information on every aspect of vascular and interventional radiology.What's new in JVIR
SIR's new meetings and education section is your gateway to learning
SIR's meetings and education initiatives strive to provide various ways to advance physician competence, enhance practice performance, promote patient safety, and, where possible, improve patient outcomes.Enter here