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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 ASTRO Learn more about ASTRO, including our mission and history, governance structure, strategic plan and conflict of interest policies.
Radiation Therapy Videos Videos 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.
Infographics Visual overviews of ASTRO’s key advocacy and health policy initiatives, including cancer research funding, access to care, stable Medicare payments and radioactive source security.
Board of Directors The ASTRO Board of Directors is composed of the Chair of the Board, President, President-elect, Secretary/Treasurer, Immediate Past Chair of the Board and ten members representing five Councils.
RT Answers Visit 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 ASTRO is committed to increasing participation in research in radiation oncology through the support of students, residents and early to mature career professionals.

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