International Academy of Clinical Thermography
Association for the Advancement of Diagnostic Thermal Imaging

Founded in 1983, the IACT serves as a non-profit organization providing resources in clinical thermography to both the health care community and the general public.

Thermography has proved itself as an important tool which aids in the diagnosis of cancer, neurological, muscular, vascular, metabolic and endocrine disorders. The IACT has currently seen an increase in the utilization of clinical thermography and believes this will continue rapidly into the future. We fully understand that this will require close supervision to insure the maximum quality in its applications. By providing standards and guidelines for quality assurance, high quality education, stringent certification standards, and research the IACT, seeks to maintain and promote advancements in clinical thermography as a valid diagnostic tool for use in patient care.

Currently available through the IACT:

Education, residency programs and certification testing in the areas of

Your membership with IACT allows us to continue to provide these resources in addition to expanding upon their range and availability. As thermography grows it will become more and more critical to have an independent body to turn to for questions related to this field. Please consider supporting the IACT and clinical thermography through your membership so that patients may continue to benefit from this important technology.

Membership dues are $150.00 per year for all categories. To apply for membership:

  1. Please call the IACT secretary, Dr. Kane, at 866-223-8866

  2. Please print and complete the application at the following link (application)

  3. Please mail with a check or money order to:

    c/o Secretary Robert L. Kane
    PO Box 2332
    Redwood City, CA 94064

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