Navigation Links
ASTRO announces 2011 Fellows class
Date:7/19/2011

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has named its 2011 class of Fellows. These 21 distinguished members will receive their Fellow designation at a ceremony during the Society's 53rd Annual Meeting being held October 2-6, 2011, at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Fla.

"ASTRO Fellows are some of the most revered and accomplished members of the radiation oncology community and receiving this distinction is a great honor for them," Leonard Gunderson, MD, MS, FASTRO, ASTRO President and Emeritus Professor and Consultant in Radiation Oncology at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona, said. "Congratulations to this year's class."

Members of ASTRO are eligible to become a Fellow if they have been part of the Society for at least 15 years, have given significant service to ASTRO and have made a significant contribution to the field of radiation oncology. The primary pathways to becoming a Fellow are excellence in research, patient care, education and leadership/service. The Society values contributions to all four areas; however, each nominee needed to have a truly outstanding contribution to at least one of the pathways to be named a Fellow.

The nominations were reviewed by the nine-member Fellows Selection Committee who made recommendations to the ASTRO Board of Directors.

This year's Fellows class includes:

  • James A. Bonner, MD, University of Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, Ala.
  • David M. Brizel, MD, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.
  • Indra. J. Das, PhD, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis
  • Anthony. V. D'Amico, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston
  • Chul Soo Ha, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
  • Paul M. Harari, MD, University of Wisconsin, Department of Human Oncology, Madison, Wis.
  • Michael R. Kuettel, MD, PhD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Nina A. Mayr, MD, The Ohio State University, The James Cancer Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
  • Jeff M. Michalski, MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Radhe Mohan, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
  • Daniel G. Petereit, MD, John. T. Vucurevich Regional Cancer Center Institute, Rapid City, S.D.
  • Louis Potters, MD, North Shore LIJ Health System, Hyde Park, N.Y.
  • William Small Jr. MD, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
  • Luis Souhami, MD, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Baldassarre Stea, MD, PhD, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz.
  • Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston
  • David E. Wazer, MD, Tufts Medical Center, Boston
  • Christopher G. Willett, MD, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.
  • Jacqueline P. Williams, PhD, University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Lynn D. Wilson, MD, MPH, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn.
  • Anthony L. Zietman, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston


'/>"/>

Contact: Beth Bukata
bethb@astro.org
703-839-7332
American Society for Radiation Oncology
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Senate Committee Advances Disastrous Idaho Health Freedom Act
2. ReportsandReports : The Gastrointestinal Market Outlook to 2014: Market Dynamics, Competitive Landscape, Emerging Therapies
3. ASTRO awards 17 Advocacy Day travel grants
4. ASTRO publishes supplement on protecting cancer patients by reducing radiation doses, side effects
5. Santa Monica Jury Rejects Claims of Catastrophic Brain Injury From Exposure to Mold; Plaintiff Faces Motions for Attorney Fees and Costs
6. Astrogenetix Narrows in on MRSA Virulence Onboard Discovery
7. A new endoscopic technique for gastrointestinal perforations: the over-the-scope-clip
8. ASTRO president speaks on prostate cancer at MEDCAC meeting
9. ASTRO applauds nomination of Dr. Donald Berwick to head Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
10. Outstanding young gastroenterologists receive AGA Foundation
11. Outstanding young gastroenterologists receive AGA Foundation 2010 Research Scholars Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/28/2016)... , ... May 28, 2016 , ... In a part of the city where’s it’s ... new farm-to-table Kelowna restaurants is hoping to attract diners with a taste for ... Suites officially opened the doors to Cornerstone Grill, an urban casual restaurant focusing on ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... 27, 2016 , ... W.S. Badger Co. Inc ., the maker of ... recognized as one of the best small businesses for new dads by Fatherly, the ... small businesses providing progressive benefits to new parents on the organization’s 2016 Best ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... An educational campaign aimed at ... stories, courtesy of awareness-driven celebrities and thought leaders. It also provides insight to ... industry leaders such as Bioness. , As patients feel increasingly concerned about ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... Aimed ... inspiring human interest stories, which come courtesy of leaders in the nursing and health ... industry, from leading advocates and associations—namely Abilene Christian University. , As the nursing ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... There are ... Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) suggests that Americans prefer their dogs straight off ... 63 percent say grilling is their favorite way to cook a hot dog, far ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/30/2016)... - DCGI grants limited approval to market ... - Stempeucel® becomes 5th off-the-shelf Stem cell product to ... - Buerger,s Disease (also known as Thromboangiitis Obliterans) is a ... Globally - Prevalence of Buerger,s Disease is estimated to ... 10,000 persons in the European Community & USA ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... , May 27, 2016 According ... of hypertension is driving ambulatory blood pressure monitoring system ... elasticity and their ability to respond to different pressure ... condition can lead to various cardiovascular disorders such as ... disease. These diseases are growing in prevalence each year. ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... , May 26, 2016 According to ... Waste Management Market - U.S. Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, ... market in the U.S. was valued at US$ 5.89 Bn ... of 3.4% from 2015 to 2023 to reach US$ 7.99 ... of current and emerging needle free drug delivery devices and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: