​​Participant Criteria

Who is eligible?

  • Individuals in a clinical training program in radiation oncology, medical physics or radiation therapy for the 2021-2022 academic year
  • Junior faculty (<5 years out from completion of training) in radiation oncology, medical physics or radiation therapy
  • Must be able to commit to attending or reviewing all 10 sessions by July 2022​

Program Structure

  • 1-hour webinars will be held live each month from September 2021 to June 2022 (10 sessions total)
  • Program will include a combination of expert-led didactic lectures as well as interactive sessions
  • Additional networking events online and/or in-person at CARO and/or ASTRO annual meetings
  • Mentorship opportunities, including supervision of scholarship work, with experts in global oncology
  • Participants will be able to earn a certificate of completion by completing or reviewing the 10 sessions by July 2022​

Program Topics

  • Introduction/Epidemiology of global health and cancer
  • Global health targets, health system reform, and challenge of oncology
  • Global-local health
  • Special global health issues in radiation oncology (with case examples)
  • Leadership in global health
  • Future of global health in oncology
Last reviewed: 5/5/2022
Last modified: 5/6/2022 7:29 AM