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About ASTRO

Vivek S. Kavadi

Vivek S. Kavadi

Health Policy Council Vice-chair

US Oncology Network, Sugar Land, Texas

Education

  • MBA, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2021
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1988
  • BA, Biochemistry (Summa Cum Laude), Rice University, Houston, 1984

Postgraduate Education

  • Resident, Radiation Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 1989 - 1993, Chief Resident, 1992
  • Transitional Internship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, 1988 - 1989

 Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Radiotherapist, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 1993 - 1994

 Hospital Appointments /PRACTICE

  • Texas Oncology, Dallas, Texas, and Sugar Land, Texas, 1995 - present
  • Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, 1994 - 1995
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 1993 - 1994

Service to ASTRO

  • Health Policy Committee, 2015 - 2023
    • Chair, 2022 - 2023
    • Vice-Chair, 2021 - 2022
  • Payer Relations Committee, 2015 - 2023
    • Chair, 2019 - 2021
    • Vice-Chair, 2017 - 2019
  • Payment Reform Task Force, 2014 - 2020
  • RO-ILS Steering Workgroup, 2013
  • Payment Systems Committee, 2007 - 2013
  • Regulatory Subcommittee, 2007 - 2012