Media Resources

  • The links below provide general information on ASTRO and radiation oncology.

    Videos, infographics, images and other resources are available for use by media professionals; please credit the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in all uses.

    For media inquiries or requests for expert comment, contact ASTRO's media relations team at 703-286-1600.

  • About ASTROLearn more about ASTRO, including our mission and history, governance structure, strategic plan and conflict of interest policies.
    Radiation Therapy VideosVideos available in English and Spanish provide an overview of radiation therapy for different types of cancer, including breast, prostate, lung, brain, head and neck, and gynecologic cancers.
    InfographicsVisual overviews of ASTRO’s key advocacy and health policy initiatives, including cancer research funding, access to care, stable Medicare payments and radioactive source security.
    ASTRO LeadershipMeet the members of ASTRO's Board of Directors and find their bios and headshots. Please contact our media relations team for interview requests.
    RT AnswersVisit ASTRO's patient website for information about how radiation therapy is used to treat cancer and an introduction of the members of the treatment team. Videos, a glossary of terms and questions to ask are also available.
    Research AgendaASTRO’s 2017 cancer research priorities highlight five key areas of interest for the radiation oncology field to address in the coming years.