Exam Dates and Locations
Initial Certification Exams
The ABR administers exams for each of its specialties and subspecialties. Exams are administered remotely; for more information, please click here.
|Description||Date||Location||Application Period||Registration Opens|
|DR Subspecialty Exam: Nuclear Radiology||January 10||Remote||July 1 - September 30|
|Radioisotope Safety Exam (RISE)||January 10||Remote||August 1 - September 30|
|DR Qualifying (Core) Exam||May 31 - June 2 and
|DR Subspecialty Exam: Neuroradiology||September 7||Remote||February 1 - April 30||June 2023|
|DR Subspecialty Exam: Pediatric Radiology||September 8||Remote||February 1 - April 30||June 2023|
|DR Certifying Exam||September 28-29||Remote||PGY-2||July 2023|
|DR Qualifying (Core) Exam||November 15-17||Remote||PGY-2||August 2023|
|Radioisotope Safety Exam (RISE)||December 5||Remote||August 1-31||October 2023|
1Registration for this exam has been delayed to allow time for enhancements to the candidate experience to be incorporated. The date of the exam has not changed.
2Two administrations, each over three consecutive days.