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Daily Practice

APEx Surveyors

Thank you for your interest in becoming an APEx Surveyor. ASTRO is currently only seeking radiation oncologists who would like to become an APEx Surveyor. Please review the information on this page before beginning your application. Once you are ready, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Surveyor Portal to begin.


Surveyor Requirements

In order to be an ASTRO APEx Surveyor, one must satisfy all of the following:

  • Be a U.S. licensed and board certified radiation oncologist or medical physicist;
  • Be an ASTRO member;
  • Be an experienced professional with at least five years of U.S. radiation oncology experience post licensing;
  • Be currently engaged in active practice in a U.S. based radiation oncology practice (as defined in the APEx Accreditation Procedures);
  • Agree to survey exclusively for the ASTRO APEx program;
  • Agree to not accept any fee in exchange for consulting with respect to APEx accreditation or radiation oncology accreditation generally;
  • Comply with all ongoing orientation and training requirements; and
  • Be available to complete no less than one-day survey per quarter.

ASTRO also expects its surveyors to comply with all aspects of the Surveyor Agreement and all APEx Accreditation Procedures, including but not limited to the following:

Accreditation Knowledge
Continuing Education
Computer Skills
Professional Conduct and Use of Appropriate Communication
Conflicts of Interest
Compliance with Policies
Surveyor Agreement

Access for APEx Surveyors