Privacy & Legal

Last verified on June 19, 2017

Privacy & Legal



A certificate granted by this Board does not of itself confer, or purport to confer, any degree or legal qualifications, privileges, or license to practice in the certified discipline.
 A certificate granted by this Board also does not of itself confer, or purport to confer, any degree or legal qualifications, privileges, or license to legally perform procedures with radioactive materials regulated by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), licensure for which can only be granted by the NRC.

Privacy Policy

The American Board of Radiology does not collect personal information about you without your knowledge. If you choose to provide information on the ABR website through site registration, surveys, or forms, that information becomes the property of the ABR. We do not resell or distribute any information about you to business partners or other organizations for their own marketing or sales use.
In some instances, the ABR Web server uses “cookies” to provide you with better experiences while visiting our site. Such enhancements may include, but may not be limited to, providing you with customized content delivery. Cookies simply allow our Web server to recognize you when you access the website. They are very small text files that are placed on your hard drive (with your permission). Cookies cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses to your computer. The file is uniquely yours and can only be read by our server.
By using this website, you signify your agreement with the ABR Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”).  We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and with or without notice to you. Any modifications will be posted to this page. Your continued use of the website after ABR has revised this Privacy Policy will indicate your acceptance of those revised terms.

Email Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to the ABR. We never share any of your information with a third party. Only the ABR will use your email address to send you communications with news, updates, and content as they relate to you as candidate, diplomate, or user of the website.
Email addresses, cookies and aggregate information about which pages visitors access, and information volunteered by site visitors—such as user survey responses and site registrations—are used to improve the content and Services of the website. The ABR’s editorial and communications staff also use website visitor data and usage information to assist in modifying, improving and maintaining content and services hereunder.

Security of Collected Data

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain accuracy of the data, and assist in compliance with this Privacy Policy, the ABR has established certain security protocols and procedures designed to safeguard and secure information the ABR collects through the website and prohibit unauthorized access to that information. Access to data that has been collected through the website is restricted to only those ABR employees and agents who require such access for specific purposes.
Messages that you send to the ABR by email may not be secure. Accordingly, the ABR recommends that you do not send any confidential information to us by email. If you choose to send confidential information to us via email, you accept the risk that a third party may intercept this information.

How to Contact Us About This Privacy Policy

If you have any questions or would like to discuss this Privacy Policy in greater detail, please contact us at, or (520) 790-2900.
American Board of Radiology
Attn: Legal Department
5441 E Williams Circle
Tucson, AZ 85711-7412