Latest from ASTRO
  • ASTRO Blog

    Radiation oncologists looking to provide their patients with transportation services to access their clinics should closely examine a new road map for health care providers. 
     
  • ASTROgram

    The latest news from ASTRO for the week of April 15. Highlights include: Last day early-bird rates for Research Workshop, new public comment now open, transit assistance for patients.
     
  • News Release

    A new Red Journal study finds wide state-by-state variations in Medicaid reimbursements to physicians who treat cancer patients with radiation therapies.
     
  • ASTRO Statement

    Read ASTRO’s statement in support of the 2019 Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act (PIMA) recently introduced on Capitol Hill.
     
  • News Release

    The newest study of America’s radiation oncology workforce finds that gender and race gaps have narrowed slightly and fewer radiation oncologists are practicing in rural communities.
     
  • Fellows (FASTRO)

    The deadline for submitting applications and all other nomination materials for the 2019 Fellows program is May 10, 2019.
     
Professional Resources
  • Career Center

    ASTRO’s online job board offers employers and job seekers a targeted resource for employment connections.
     
  • ASTRO Academy

    ASTRO's online learning platform - ASTRO Academy - gives you access to all of your courses and certificates.
     
  • Product Catalog

    Access the ASTRO catalog of resources, including patient materials, publications and virtual meetings.
     
Professional Publications
  • Advances in Radiation Oncology

    The April-June issue features an editorial thanking the journal’s peer reviewers, a scientific article on machine learning methods that predict xerostomia and the first reported case of pediatric (MRI) guided radiation therapy.
     
  • Red Journal

    The May 1 issue of the Red Journal features articles about STAMPEDE and SABR for men with prostate cancer, a Phase I/II trial of reirradiation for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma and a current review of spatial fractionation.
     
  • Practical Radiation Oncology

    Read the March-April issue with free access to “Standardizing Normal Tissue Contouring for Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning: An ASTRO Consensus Paper” and obtain CME credit via ASTRO Academy.
     
  • ASTROnews

    This issue ​features clinical trials and research highlights from the ASTRO Annual Meeting and beyond, the practical implementation of research, COI and results from the ASTRO member survey.
     
  • Coding Guide

    Updated annually, the Coding Resource is an essential reference for all radiation oncology practices.
     
  • Safety is No Accident

    Updated this year, Safety is No Accident: A Framework for Quality Radiation Oncology and Care, reflects the many recent efforts undertaken by radiation oncology specialty societies to improve quality and safety.
     
Affiliates
  • ARRO

    The Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology exists to improve the quality of education for resident physicians in radiation oncology.
     
  • ADROP

    The  Association for Radiation Oncology Programs's mission is to advance the quality of residency training and education in radiation oncology.
     
  • SCAROP

    The Society of Chairs of Academic Radiation Oncology Programs' mission is to provide a forum for the chairs of academic radiation oncology programs to discuss issues of common interest.
     
Practice Resources and Programs
  • RO-ILS

    ROILS: Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System is the only medical specialty society-sponsored radiation oncology incident learning system. Join the more than 500 facilities now enrolled!
     
  • APEx

    APEx: Accreditation Program for Excellence was created to support quality improvement in radiation therapy practices. Learn what sets APEx apart.
     
  • RO MarketPlace

    ASTRO’s official guide to industry suppliers. Available 24/7, visitors can search for radiation oncology equipment and services by category, company keyword or location. 
     
 

We have recently updated our privacy policy and terms of use.
By using this site, you agree to ASTRO’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
We use cookies to provide, secure and improve our services to you. To learn more, click here.