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Introducing ASTRO’s Women in Radiation Oncology Affinity Group

Posted: April 12, 2023

The chair, co-chair and ASTRO staff liaison of ASTRO's new Women in Radiation Oncology Affinity Group introduce the groups structure and goals with the broader community of radiation oncologists.

Breaking the Cycle of Stigmatizing Parental Leave

Posted: April 20, 2022

Our first child was born in the summer of 2018. It had been an arduous road to get to that point, but we were ecstatic at the arrival of this tiny little girl who came screaming into the world. My husband Eric, a professor of physics, was amidst his summer semester and covertly disappeared into our rainy bubble of chaos, laughter, tears and precious few hours of sleep. I soon became convinced that parenthood was a conspiracy — how had I not realized how difficult this would be?

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