Patient Care and Research


ASTRO holds topic-based research, training, and career development workshops to foster research and training in radiation oncology. 

Grant Writing Workshop This workshop allows burgeoning radiation oncology researchers to learn from some of our most successful members how to write a successful grant application. The Grant Writing Workshop will be held as part of the 2019 ASTRO Annual Meeting.
LOI Workshop Learn more about the Letter of Intent Workshop, a hands-on approach to writing an LOI through didactic and breakout sessions, headed up by leaders at the National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration.

Past Workshops

The following workshops were conducted in previous years. Click the links below to learn more about our previous workshop topics.

Treatment of Oligometastatic Disease ASTRO's 2019 Research Workshop will focus on oligometastatic disease and will take place in Washington, DC, June 13-14.
ASTRO Think Tank: Genetic Determinants in Radiation Oncology How do genetic mutations impact radiation treatment? Misinformation exists - talk about what consensus.
2018 Research Workshop The 2018 Research Workshop was held at FHI360 Conference Center in Washington, DC, on July 26, 2018. Presentations and discussions focused on the interface between the tumor microenvironment and radiation oncology practice and research.
AACR-FDA-ASTRO Clinical Development of Drug-Radiotherapy Combinations This two-day workshop will bring together regulatory agencies, industry and academia to discuss the challenges in greater depth and come up with a path forward.