Category: Department News

Radiation beam to the heart

Doctors halt deadly rhythm with noninvasive therapy

Outlook Magazine

Siteman Cancer Center – South County celebrates fifth anniversary

Siteman Cancer Center-South County marks its fifth anniversary this year. The facility houses radiation oncology and medical oncology services and...

Local start-up getting attention for developing cancer treatments

St. Louis start-up company Unleash Immuno Oncolytics is developing viruses that are specific for fighting cancer. Read full article at...


Cutting off cervical cancer’s fuel supply stymies tumors

Drug combo shuts down tumor metabolism, mouse study shows Read full article »

Clinical trial demonstrates benefit for post-operative radiation therapy for bladder cancer patients

An article featuring Brian Baumann, MD, as senior author has recently been highlighted in the Journal of the American Medical...

Prostate Cancer a Call to Action for Jersey County Man

Learn about a patient’s experience with radiation oncology at Alton Memorial Hospital »

BJC Today

Washington University radiation oncologist at Siteman Cancer Center to lead pancreatic cancer study

Parag Parikh, MD, an associate professor of radiation oncology at Washington University, will be the lead investigator on a multi-center...

Department of Radiation Oncology celebrates treatment of 500th proton patient

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Washington University School of Medicine recently celebrated their treatment of the 500th patient at...

Department of Radiation Oncology at 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology

Next week, members of the Department of Radiation Oncology will attend the 59th annual meeting of the American Society for...

Radiation oncology names vice chair

Mutic to serve as vice chair of medical physics and clinical strategy