In comparing IMRT, Proton and conformal therapies, they conclude that IMRT is better than conventional conformal radiation therapy (CRT) for reducing certain side effects and preventing cancer recurrence.
Nathan Sheets, M.D. was recently selected to receive a 2012 ASCO Conquer Cancer Foundation Merit Award.
A project to improve supportive care services for younger women with breast cancer has received a grant of more than $780,000 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Melanie McNeill has been selected to win a 2011 Oncology Service Excellence Award!
In Adaptive Radiation Therapy
Enthusiasm, performance and service are an inspiration to others.
Tonja Dean to Medical Support Assistant III
Dr. Zagar is our newest radiation oncologist and clinical faculty member, joining the UNC Department of Radiation Oncology in July 2011.
Dr. Higginson awarded with first annual Lineberger Clinical Fellow Award established to recognize UNC cancer trainees' outstanding accomplishments in both clinical and research endeavors.
Recognizes a career of oncology-related voluntarism and patient care.
Award recipients will be honored during the Biannual Meeting of the Medical Staff on May 31st at 5:00 pm in the 4th Floor Clinic Auditorium.
Department of Radiation Oncology wins quarterly patient satisfaction award.