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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...

Pedal the Cause 2016

Eleven members of the Department of Radiation Oncology participated as riders (or virtual riders) in this year’s Pedal the Cause ride. This...

Siteman Cancer Center is first to offer ViewRay image-guided radiation therapy

This state-of-the-art tool incorporates MRI and radiation therapy real time, allowing physicians to see a tumor as they treat it....

8 Washington University radiation oncologists featured as Best Doctors

Congratulations to the 8 Washington University Radiation Oncologists who have been recognized by Best Doctors, Inc and St. Louis Magazine as...

Siteman Kids launches

Siteman Cancer Center and St. Louis Children’s Hospital have launched a new partnership focused on treating children and adolescents with cancer...

Local researcher seeks to lower radiation risk for children

Dr. Jeff Michalski is currently researching the potential for lowering the radiation risk for children undergoing treatment for medullo blastoma....

CBS St. Louis

Dr. Stephanie Perkins interviewed by ABC News about work with pediatric patient on MRIdian

Dr. Stephanie Perkins was recently interviewed by ABC News for her successful treatment of rhabdomyosarcoma in a young child using...

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Michalski elected radiation oncology co-chair fo NCI steering committee

Dr. Jeff Michalski has been elected as the radiation oncology co-chair of the National Cancer Institute’s genitourinary cancers steering committee, a...

Early career research funding awarded to two members of the Department of Radiation Oncology

Stephanie Markovina, MD, PhD (Assistant Professor) and John Floberg, MD, PhD (2nd Year Clinical Resident) have received early career research...

American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology