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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...

Five WashU research teams win LEAP Inventor Challenge Awards

The latest cycle of the LEAP Inventor Challenge has wrapped up, and five university research teams expect to be awarded...

Department of Radiation Oncology at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine

Members of the Department of Radiation Oncology have recently returned from 59th annual meeting of the American Association for Physics...

Baumannn publishes new research regarding antiperspirant use during breast radiotherapy

Brian Baumann, MD, an incoming Department of Radiation Oncology faculty member, has been receiving attention for recently published research that...

Director of Cancer Biology Division named

From research to patient care, Schwarz seeks to deliver optimal radiation therapy

ASTRONews Researcher Spotlight: ASTRO’s 2016 Junior Faculty Award Winner

Dr. Stephanie Markovina has been profiled in the Spring 2017 issue of ASTRONews for her research.

ASTRONews

Radiation Oncology junior faculty member provided assistance on neurosurgery study recently funded by NIH

Timothy Mitchell, PhD (Instructor, Physics Division) provided data analysis assistance for a brain-mapping project that has recently been funded for...

St. Louis startup attacking Zika raises $500,000 from Japanese firm

Precision Virologics, a local startup co-led by Dr. David Curiel, has been awarded $500,000 in order to further develop targeted...

St. Louis Business Journal

Effort to improve radiation therapy for veterans receives nearly $4 million

The Radiation Oncology Practice Assessment Program (Co-PIs:Jeff Michalski, MD and Sasa Mutic, PhD) has received an additional $3.8 million in funding.

Radiation oncology researcher awarded funding from Children’s Discovery Insitute

Hong Chen, PhD is a recipient of funding from the Children’s Discovery Institute for a study surrounding the use of focused ultrasound...