News and Publications

Press Kits

Below are press kits from ASTRO's meetings and initiatives. For general information about ASTRO, radiation oncology and radiation therapy, visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or contact ASTRO's media relations team.

ASTRO's 63rd Annual Meeting

October 24-27, 2021; Chicago

COVID-19 and Radiation Oncology

Includes reports from the ASTRO COVID-19 Practice Response Survey and updates from a media briefing on March 30, 2021

Radiation Oncology Alternative Payment Model (RO Model)

ASTRO's 62nd Annual Meeting

October 25-28, 2020; Virtual

2020 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium

Co-sponsored by ASTRO, ASCO, AHNS and SITC
February 27-29, 2020; Scottsdale, Arizona

ASTRO's 61st Annual Meeting

September 15-18, 2019; Chicago

ASTRO Advocacy Day

April 29-30, 2019; Washington, D.C.

Prior Authorization Obstacles to Cancer Patient Care

April 25, 2019 press briefing featured speakers from ASTRO, the American Medical Association and the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

2019 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium

Co-sponsored by ASTRO, ASCO and STS
March 14-16, 2019; San Diego


ASTRO and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine share details about RO-ILS: Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System, a national patient safety initiative launched in 2014 to facilitate safer and higher quality radiation oncology care