Initial Certification for Interventional Radiology

Initial Application and Fees

Last verified on November 1, 2018
 
 
After a candidate enters residency, his or her program director or coordinator will submit the candidate’s name and email address to the ABR as a new resident in the training program.
 
When this information is received, the ABR will send the candidate a notification and information for logging in to myABR to begin the application process.
 

Certification Fees

1Fee Type Description Amount
2Application Fee Paid at the time application is submitted. $640
Core Exam Fee Fee for Core Exam. Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $1,280
Certifying Exam Fee Portion 1 First portion of Certifying Exam Fee. Payment is due by March 1 of PGY-5. $1,280
Certifying Exam Fee Portion 2 Second portion of Certifying Exam Fee. Payment is 60 days prior to exam date. $1,280
 
 

Exam Retake Fees

 
The following table shows additional fees that may apply.
 
1Fee Type Description Amount
Core Exam Retake Fee to retake Core Exam. Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $1,280
IR/DR Certifying Exam Retake Fee to retake full IR/DR Certifying Exam (oral and computer-based). Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $2,560
IR/DR Certifying Exam (Oral Only) Retake Fee to retake IR/DR Certifying Exam (oral only). Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $1,280
IR/DR Certifying Exam (Computer-based Only) Retake Fee to retake IR/DR Certifying Exam (computer-based only). Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $1,280
Radioisotope Safety Exam (RISE) Application fee Exam to achieve Authorized User Eligibility (AU-E). Payment is due 60 days prior to exam date. $220
 
1If a candidate registers for an exam and cancels 30 days or more prior to the exam date, any exam fees paid will be applied to his or her next eligible exam. If a candidate registers for an exam and cancels fewer than 30 days prior to the exam date or does not show for the exam appointment, he or she forfeits any exam fees paid.
 
2Application fee is nonrefundable.
 
Payment may be made by Visa™, MasterCard™, American Express™, or eCheck only (U.S. currency). Payment by cashier's check or money order will not be accepted. If payment is declined for any reason, a $100 processing fee will be assessed.