American Society for Radiation Oncology

American Society for Radiation Oncology ASTRO is the world's largest radiation oncology society. The American Society for Radiation Oncology is the largest radiation oncology society in the world, with more than 10,000 members who specialize in treating patients with radiation therapies.

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That's a wrap on #ASTRO21! Thank you to all who attended, whether in person or on DigitalXP! We couldn't do it without o...
10/28/2021

That's a wrap on #ASTRO21! Thank you to all who attended, whether in person or on DigitalXP! We couldn't do it without our amazing #RadOnc community, making it the biggest comeback of 2021! See you next year in San Antonio, TX for #ASTRO22!

That's a wrap on #ASTRO21! Thank you to all who attended, whether in person or on DigitalXP! We couldn't do it without our amazing #RadOnc community, making it the biggest comeback of 2021! See you next year in San Antonio, TX for #ASTRO22!

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Damico and colleagues report the results of an anonymous survey of radiat...
10/27/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Damico and colleagues report the results of an anonymous survey of radiation oncologists assessing satisfaction, ease of use, and utility of telemedicine during COVID-19. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Damico-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Damico and colleagues report the results of an anonymous survey of radiation oncologists assessing satisfaction, ease of use, and utility of telemedicine during COVID-19. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Damico-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Almerdhemah et al. conducted a study for adult patients, comparing their ...
10/27/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Almerdhemah et al. conducted a study for adult patients, comparing their levels of understanding and confidence about their treatment before and after viewing animated videos describing RT. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Almerdhemah-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Almerdhemah et al. conducted a study for adult patients, comparing their levels of understanding and confidence about their treatment before and after viewing animated videos describing RT. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Almerdhemah-ARO

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Mathis et al. examined the rates of local salvage therapy after multi-fra...
10/27/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Mathis et al. examined the rates of local salvage therapy after multi-fraction EBRT, single-fraction EBRT, or SBRT for patients with non-spine bone metastases in a large institutional cohort. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Mathis-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Mathis et al. examined the rates of local salvage therapy after multi-fraction EBRT, single-fraction EBRT, or SBRT for patients with non-spine bone metastases in a large institutional cohort. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Mathis-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Ito and colleagues report the findings from a prospective phase II study ...
10/27/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Ito and colleagues report the findings from a prospective phase II study aimed at evaluating the outcomes of separation surgery and SBRT for metastatic epidural spinal cord compression. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Ito-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Ito and colleagues report the findings from a prospective phase II study aimed at evaluating the outcomes of separation surgery and SBRT for metastatic epidural spinal cord compression. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Ito-RedJ

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21:  Gao et al. report their experience with anaplastic thyroid cancer. They...
10/27/2021

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Gao et al. report their experience with anaplastic thyroid cancer. They conclude that comprehensive, aggressive, multimodal treatment should be reserved for fit patients. #RadOnc #HNCSM @MayoRadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Gao-PRO

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Gao et al. report their experience with anaplastic thyroid cancer. They conclude that comprehensive, aggressive, multimodal treatment should be reserved for fit patients. #RadOnc #HNCSM @MayoRadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Gao-PRO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Shukla et al. surveyed radiation oncologists about barriers to implementa...
10/27/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Shukla et al. surveyed radiation oncologists about barriers to implementation of radiopharmaceutical therapy. Major barriers include inter-specialty relations, training, finances, & infrastructure #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Shukla-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Shukla et al. surveyed radiation oncologists about barriers to implementation of radiopharmaceutical therapy. Major barriers include inter-specialty relations, training, finances, & infrastructure #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Shukla-ARO

An exciting Day 3 of #ASTRO21! We had the second Keynote Address: The Choices that Matter from Dr. Barry Schwartz, the #...
10/27/2021

An exciting Day 3 of #ASTRO21! We had the second Keynote Address: The Choices that Matter from Dr. Barry Schwartz, the #ASTRO21 Awards Ceremony, the last day of the #ASTRO21 Exhibit Hall, Poster Viewing Sessions, more Industry-Expert Theaters, and a whole lot more!

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Greer et al. used mortality data to identify patients who likely required...
10/26/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Greer et al. used mortality data to identify patients who likely required RT. Hispanic, American Indian, & Alaska Native patients traveled farther for RT than white patients, esp. in rural counties. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Greer-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Greer et al. used mortality data to identify patients who likely required RT. Hispanic, American Indian, & Alaska Native patients traveled farther for RT than white patients, esp. in rural counties. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Greer-RedJ

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Prasad et al. compared prices for three modalities of intracranial stereo...
10/26/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Prasad et al. compared prices for three modalities of intracranial stereotactic radiotherapy at NCI-designated centers. Stereotactic radiosurgery was the least expensive when adjusting for region. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Prasad-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Prasad et al. compared prices for three modalities of intracranial stereotactic radiotherapy at NCI-designated centers. Stereotactic radiosurgery was the least expensive when adjusting for region. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Prasad-ARO

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Toxicities from prostate SBRT  linked to radiation dose to the urethra. L...
10/26/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Toxicities from prostate SBRT linked to radiation dose to the urethra. Leeman et al. report findings from an analysis of 23 trials including over 2000 patients @jonathan_leeman @BrighamRadOnc #PCSM #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Leeman-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Toxicities from prostate SBRT linked to radiation dose to the urethra. Leeman et al. report findings from an analysis of 23 trials including over 2000 patients @jonathan_leeman @BrighamRadOnc #PCSM #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Leeman-RedJ

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Kotha et al. found >90% of VA patients w/ muscle-invasive bladder cancer ...
10/26/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Kotha et al. found >90% of VA patients w/ muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing chemoradiation finish treatment, a feasible option for the typically elderly population. @NikhilVKotha @UCSDRadMed #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Kotha-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Kotha et al. found >90% of VA patients w/ muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing chemoradiation finish treatment, a feasible option for the typically elderly population. @NikhilVKotha @UCSDRadMed #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Kotha-ARO

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Rahimi et al. report the preliminary results of a Phase I dose escalation...
10/26/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Rahimi et al. report the preliminary results of a Phase I dose escalation trial investigating single fraction partial breast irradiation using a robotic stereotactic radiation system. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Rahimi2-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Rahimi et al. report the preliminary results of a Phase I dose escalation trial investigating single fraction partial breast irradiation using a robotic stereotactic radiation system. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Rahimi2-RedJ

Day 2 of #ASTRO21 had the Keynote Session: Moral Injury and Choosing Change, The Science of Hope Special Session, the #A...
10/26/2021

Day 2 of #ASTRO21 had the Keynote Session: Moral Injury and Choosing Change, The Science of Hope Special Session, the #ASTRO21 Tweet Up, the Presidential Address, Plenary Session, more Poster Viewing Sessions, Industry-Expert Theaters and more!

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Liew and colleagues present a model that predicts survival of cell lines ...
10/25/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Liew and colleagues present a model that predicts survival of cell lines with and without DNA damage repair interference in clinical settings based on three parameters derived from photon data. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Liew-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Liew and colleagues present a model that predicts survival of cell lines with and without DNA damage repair interference in clinical settings based on three parameters derived from photon data. #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Liew-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Reshko et al. report the final analysis of a Phase II trial of once weekl...
10/25/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Reshko et al. report the final analysis of a Phase II trial of once weekly hypofractionated whole breast irradiation for medically underserved patients with early stage breast cancer. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Reshko-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Reshko et al. report the final analysis of a Phase II trial of once weekly hypofractionated whole breast irradiation for medically underserved patients with early stage breast cancer. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Reshko-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Eansor et al. evaluate the impact of the Anatomy & Radiology Contouring B...
10/25/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Eansor et al. evaluate the impact of the Anatomy & Radiology Contouring Bootcamp on knowledge, skill, confidence, & satisfaction when provided online, compared to previous face-to-face events #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Eansor-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Eansor et al. evaluate the impact of the Anatomy & Radiology Contouring Bootcamp on knowledge, skill, confidence, & satisfaction when provided online, compared to previous face-to-face events #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Eansor-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Diao and colleagues report the effects of multimodality therapy with adju...
10/25/2021

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Diao and colleagues report the effects of multimodality therapy with adjuvant RT and a boost to supraclavicular nodes in a large series of patients with cN3c breast cancer. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Diao-RedJ

New #RedJournal Article presented at #ASTRO21: Diao and colleagues report the effects of multimodality therapy with adjuvant RT and a boost to supraclavicular nodes in a large series of patients with cN3c breast cancer. #RadOnc #BCSM

➡️https://bit.ly/Diao-RedJ

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21:  Dzul et al. reviewed incidence of dermatitis in African American breast...
10/25/2021

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Dzul et al. reviewed incidence of dermatitis in African American breast cancer patients. Larger breast size associated w/ increased risk; prone positioning & hypofractionation reduced rates #BCSM #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Dzul-PRO

New #PracticalRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Dzul et al. reviewed incidence of dermatitis in African American breast cancer patients. Larger breast size associated w/ increased risk; prone positioning & hypofractionation reduced rates #BCSM #RadOnc

➡️https://bit.ly/Dzul-PRO

Day 1 of #ASTRO21 brought us the Presidential Symposium, the Clinical Trials Session, the ASTRO/NCI Diversity Symposium,...
10/25/2021

Day 1 of #ASTRO21 brought us the Presidential Symposium, the Clinical Trials Session, the ASTRO/NCI Diversity Symposium, Poster Viewing Sessions, Survivor Circle Grant Award, Industry Expert-Theaters, the #ASTRO21 Exhibit Hall and more!

New #RedJournal article presented at #ASTRO21: Murakami et al. developed a dosiomics-based prediction model for biochemi...
10/25/2021

New #RedJournal article presented at #ASTRO21: Murakami et al. developed a dosiomics-based prediction model for biochemical recurrence in patients with prostate cancer and compared it with dosimetric, clinical, and radiomic-based models. #RadOnc #PCSM ➡️ https://bit.ly/Murakami-RedJ

New #RedJournal article presented at #ASTRO21: Murakami et al. developed a dosiomics-based prediction model for biochemical recurrence in patients with prostate cancer and compared it with dosimetric, clinical, and radiomic-based models. #RadOnc #PCSM ➡️ https://bit.ly/Murakami-RedJ

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Gay et al. investigated the effects of pelvic RT on surgically transposed...
10/24/2021

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Gay et al. investigated the effects of pelvic RT on surgically transposed ovaries. Despite being outside the PTV, nearly all received RT doses associated with high risk of ovarian failure #GYNCSM #RadOnc ➡️ https://bit.ly/Gay-ARO

New #AdvancesRO Article presented at #ASTRO21: Gay et al. investigated the effects of pelvic RT on surgically transposed ovaries. Despite being outside the PTV, nearly all received RT doses associated with high risk of ovarian failure #GYNCSM #RadOnc ➡️ https://bit.ly/Gay-ARO

10/24/2021

#ASTRO21 Day 1 is underway! Hear from ASTRO President
Laura Dawson as she provides a brief overview of what to expect from today's event! Check the conference planner to plan out your day! https://plan.core-apps.com/myastroapp2021/events #RadOnc

#RedJournal Article: A summary of modern indications and techniques for radiation of pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma patients...
10/22/2021

#RedJournal Article: A summary of modern indications and techniques for radiation of pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma patients. #RadOnc #lymsm

➡️https://bit.ly/Hall-RedJ

#RedJournal Article: A summary of modern indications and techniques for radiation of pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma patients. #RadOnc #lymsm

➡️https://bit.ly/Hall-RedJ

Advance registration rate for the Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium ends Nov 10! Register for this innovative...
10/21/2021

Advance registration rate for the Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium ends Nov 10! Register for this innovative meeting, featuring interactive case discussions, educational sessions on multidisciplinary therapies, and more. http://ow.ly/14tF50GvEyl #Thoracic21 #RadOnc

Advance registration rate for the Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium ends Nov 10! Register for this innovative meeting, featuring interactive case discussions, educational sessions on multidisciplinary therapies, and more. http://ow.ly/14tF50GvEyl #Thoracic21 #RadOnc

Learn strategies for writing competitive grant proposals, what happens in review sessions, and tips from funded research...
10/21/2021

Learn strategies for writing competitive grant proposals, what happens in review sessions, and tips from funded researchers at the 2021 ASTRO Grant Writing Workshop (Sat Oct 23, 2021; 11:45 am CT)! Attendees can also schedule one-on-one consultations with the workshop faculty to discuss their draft proposals. To sign up, add the ASTRO Grant Writing Workshop to your 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting registration. http://ow.ly/4aUN50Gvqcx #RadOnc #ASTRO21

Learn strategies for writing competitive grant proposals, what happens in review sessions, and tips from funded researchers at the 2021 ASTRO Grant Writing Workshop (Sat Oct 23, 2021; 11:45 am CT)! Attendees can also schedule one-on-one consultations with the workshop faculty to discuss their draft proposals. To sign up, add the ASTRO Grant Writing Workshop to your 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting registration. http://ow.ly/4aUN50Gvqcx #RadOnc #ASTRO21

#RedJournal Article: A lack of standardization of total body irradiation doses and techniques was found across multiple ...
10/21/2021

#RedJournal Article: A lack of standardization of total body irradiation doses and techniques was found across multiple experienced centers in this survey of practice patterns from #ChildrensOncologyGroup. #RadOnc #pediatriccancer @huntsmancancer

➡️https://bit.ly/Rassiah-RedJ

#RedJournal Article: A lack of standardization of total body irradiation doses and techniques was found across multiple experienced centers in this survey of practice patterns from #ChildrensOncologyGroup. #RadOnc #pediatriccancer @huntsmancancer

➡️https://bit.ly/Rassiah-RedJ

#RedJournal Article: @HenningWillers @MichaelBaumann @KrauseProf review an approach to developing drug #radiotherapy com...
10/20/2021

#RedJournal Article: @HenningWillers @MichaelBaumann @KrauseProf review an approach to developing drug #radiotherapy combos based on high-throughput screening & assessments of tumor control in TC50 experiments. #RadOnc #RadBio #RTdrugcombo

➡️https://bit.ly/Willers-RedJ

#RedJournal Article: @HenningWillers @MichaelBaumann @KrauseProf review an approach to developing drug #radiotherapy combos based on high-throughput screening & assessments of tumor control in TC50 experiments. #RadOnc #RadBio #RTdrugcombo

➡️https://bit.ly/Willers-RedJ

This week's #ASTROgram is LIVE: Final days to #ASTRO21, Senate prior authorization bill introduced, Next #DEIinRO sessio...
10/20/2021

This week's #ASTROgram is LIVE: Final days to #ASTRO21, Senate prior authorization bill introduced, Next #DEIinRO session Nov. 3, #ASTRO21 Social Champion #ASTROblog, Interoperability public comment, and more. Read the latest #RadOnc news: http://ow.ly/elEE50GuIxP

This week's #ASTROgram is LIVE: Final days to #ASTRO21, Senate prior authorization bill introduced, Next #DEIinRO session Nov. 3, #ASTRO21 Social Champion #ASTROblog, Interoperability public comment, and more. Read the latest #RadOnc news: http://ow.ly/elEE50GuIxP

Join us on Tuesday, Oct 26 at 10:45 AM for the #ASTRO21 Awards Ceremony! Master of Ceremonies, Thomas J. Eichler, MD, AS...
10/20/2021

Join us on Tuesday, Oct 26 at 10:45 AM for the #ASTRO21 Awards Ceremony! Master of Ceremonies, Thomas J. Eichler, MD, ASTRO Chair, will award the Gold Medal winners, Honorary Member, and the 2020 and 2021 Class of Fellows. View the list here: http://ow.ly/Js2R50GuwqV #RadOnc

Join us on Tuesday, Oct 26 at 10:45 AM for the #ASTRO21 Awards Ceremony! Master of Ceremonies, Thomas J. Eichler, MD, ASTRO Chair, will award the Gold Medal winners, Honorary Member, and the 2020 and 2021 Class of Fellows. View the list here: http://ow.ly/Js2R50GuwqV #RadOnc

Our 150+ exhibitors are excited to welcome you back to an in-person #ASTRO21 Exhibit Hall experience! You'll be able to ...
10/19/2021

Our 150+ exhibitors are excited to welcome you back to an in-person #ASTRO21 Exhibit Hall experience! You'll be able to network and connect to learn about the latest products and services. Learn more: http://ow.ly/C3aE50GtVTN #RadOnc

Our 150+ exhibitors are excited to welcome you back to an in-person #ASTRO21 Exhibit Hall experience! You'll be able to network and connect to learn about the latest products and services. Learn more: http://ow.ly/C3aE50GtVTN #RadOnc

#RedJournal Article: Complex modeling shows that proton therapy while not cost-effective for the base case, is cost-effe...
10/19/2021

#RedJournal Article: Complex modeling shows that proton therapy while not cost-effective for the base case, is cost-effective in select patients with mediastinal Hodgkin lymphoma based on age, s*x, and mean heart dose reduction.

➡️https://bit.ly/MailhotVega-RedJ

#RedJournal Article: Complex modeling shows that proton therapy while not cost-effective for the base case, is cost-effective in select patients with mediastinal Hodgkin lymphoma based on age, s*x, and mean heart dose reduction.

➡️https://bit.ly/MailhotVega-RedJ

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