Wang secures $3M to commercialize blood test for cancer

January 11, 2017

Congratulations to UNC Radiation Oncology physician-scientist Dr. Andrew Wang and collaborator Dr. Seungpyo Hong from the University of Wisconsin-Madison for securing $2.9 million in venture capital to support the commercialization of a laboratory test (Oncosense CTC) they developed to capture … Continued

Graduation(s) 2016

September 1, 2016

Ceremonies held for our radiation oncology and medical physics residents, and for our radiation therapy and medical dosimetry trainees.

Caster awarded Pope Clinical Fellowship

August 31, 2016

Congratulations to radiation oncology resident and physician-scientist Dr. Joe Caster on his recent selection as a 2016 John William Pope Clinical Fellow. Three fellowship awardees, chosen annually based on nominations and voting by oncology-related department chairs and division chiefs, are … Continued

Adams named ASRT Fellow

July 12, 2016

Dr. Robert Adams has been named an American Society of Radiologic Technology (ASRT) Fellow. Official recognition of new ASRT Fellows took place on June 24, 2016 during the annual ASRT Educational Symposium and Annual Governance and House of Delegates Meeting … Continued

Radiation Oncology represented at annual ASCO meeting

July 12, 2016

The Department of Radiation Oncology was well-represented at the annual American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting June 3-7, 2016 in Chicago. A total of twelve abstracts were accepted for presentation, with more than half authored or co-authored by our … Continued

Mazur receives Junior Faculty Development Award

July 11, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Lukasz Mazur, Head of the Division of Healthcare Engineering, for his receipt of a Junior Faculty Development Award from the UNC Committee on Faculty Research and Study Leaves. Well done!