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Latest from ASTRO
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    ASTROgram

    ASTROgram for the week of February 6: #ASTRO23 CFA due February 13, 2023 Refresher Course, Prior auth report highlights need for fixes
     
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    Winter ASTROnews

    This issue dives into radiopharmaceutical therapies. Articles offer practical guides to setting up an RPT program and obtaining authorized user status, patient-centered treatments, emerging advances and more.
     
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    Research Alert

    Research alert: Study finds large gap in breast cancer treatment recommendations for patients aged 70 vs. 69

     
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    ROILS Themed Report

    RO-ILS recently released a Themed Report on equipment quality assurance that shares findings and mitigation strategies to reduce errors.
     
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    ASTRO Statement

    ASTRO deeply disappointed in radiation oncology cuts and fears for stability of community-based cancer clinics.
     
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    Resident Roundtable

    ASTRO and ARRO released a new Resident Roundtable for medical students that features radiation oncologist residents who answer questions about careers in radiation oncology. 
     
Professional Resources
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    Career Center

    The new ASTRO Career Center has more features than ever to help Employers and Job Seekers connect.
     
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    ASTRO Academy

    ASTRO's online learning platform. Best of ASTRO 2020 onDemand now available.
     
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    Product Catalog

    Access the ASTRO catalog of resources, including patient materials, publications and virtual meetings. New and updated patient materials available.
     
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    RO-ILS

    RO-ILS: 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!
     
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    APEx Accreditation

    APEx: Accreditation Program for Excellence was created to support quality improvement in radiation therapy practices. New payment option now available. Learn what sets APEx apart.
     
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    SoFi

    ASTRO has partnered with SoFi to help members get the best rates on new and existing loans. SoFi offers discounts on student loan refinancing and personal loans through SoFi.com/ASTRO.
     
Professional Publications
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    Advances in Radiation Oncology

    New in Advances:  Definitive RT for medically inoperable endometrial carcinoma, malignant mimics of trigeminal schwannoma and more.
     
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    Red Journal

    The February edition features an ASTRO workforce statement, as well as articles about ARRO award winners, patients experiencing homelessness and more.
     
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    Practical Radiation Oncology

    PRO January/February issue: The ASTRO guideline on RT for endometrial cancer, use of glucocorticoids in patients with cancer and other practice-informing papers.
     
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    Winter ASTROnews

    The Winter issue dives into radiopharmaceutical therapies (RPTs) in radiation oncology. Articles offer practical guides to setting up an RPT program and obtaining authorized user status, patient-centered treatments and emerging advances.

     
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    Coding Guide

    The Coding Resource is an essential coding reference for all radiation oncology practices. It includes information on updated CPT and HCPCS codes for 2023, updated content on radiopharmaceuticals, image guidance and AI.
     
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    Safety is No Accident

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

    The Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology exists to improve the quality of education for resident physicians in radiation oncology. The 2022 ARRO Directory is now available!
     
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    ADROP

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

    ASTRO offers free membership and information for students interested in pursuing a career in radiation oncology.
     
  • Residents

    Join ASTRO and become a part of the ARRO community representing radiation oncology residents.
     
  • Patients

    ASTRO’s patient focused website has many resources for cancer patients and their caregivers to help them better understand radiation therapy as a safe and effective treatment.