Launched and hosted by ARO’s student Webinar & Podcast Committee, Beam On podcasts provide added depth and discussion to articles published in Applied Radiation Oncology.
Ellie Thompson, a 4th-year medical student at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, talks with Steven Octavianus, MD, PhD, a radiation oncologist in Jakarta, Indonesia, about rising cancer incidence in Indonesia, the need for greater access to radiation therapy (RT) centers, and hypofractionation a useful innovation in overcoming RT shortages.
Octavianus S, Gondhowiardjo S. Radiation Therapy in Indonesia: Estimating Demand as Part of a National Cancer Control Strategy. Appl Radiat Oncol. 2022;11(1)35-43.
Jana Kobeissi, a 4th-year medical student at the American University of Beirut, talks with Kent Wallner, MD, a brachytherapy expert at UW Medicine, about coronary brachytherapy’s pathophysiology, target and dose uncertainties, dose response considerations, collaboration challenges, and future.
Wallner K, Kim M, Kearney KE, et al. The evidence and rationale for a coronary brachytherapy dose-response. Appl Radiat Oncol. 2022;11(3):18-26.