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Radiation Oncology Symposium - Best of 2020

Presented by the University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology

Save the date: Thursday, January 14, 2021

12:30–5:15 PM

Sponsored by the University of Maryland School of Medicine

About the Course

This course offers the opportunity to earn up to 4 CME credits (pending).

The Radiation Oncology Symposium- Best of is a CME accredited course that will provide the attendees with the new changes in technology and treatment modalities that have occurred in the past year. This includes the latest developments in treating the following cancers: genitourinary, head & neck, central nervous system/pediatrics, gynecologic, gastrointestinal, breast, thoracic/SBRT and lymphoma.

In addition to the 4 pending CME credits, the event offers both SA-CME credits and MDCB credits (both pending).

The University Of Maryland School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit & up to 4 MDCB credits pending.


Registration - open soon

* Advanced Registration is required

  • Free to UMMC, UMSOM and UMGCCC Faculty and Staff (Do not register using the link below if you are UMMC, UMSOM or UMGCCC.  Please contact Jessica White, or 410-328-7618).

Target Audience

The Radiation Oncology Symposium- Best of 2020 is designed for radiation oncologists, radiation therapists, medical oncologists, hematologists, nurse practitioners, medical physicists, dosimetrists, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives 

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe current treatment options for various malignancies.
  • Assess important studies and clinical trials in radiation oncology.
  • Review the role and indications for radiation therapy.

2020 Speakers - 2021 Speakers coming soon!

Central Nervous System/Pediatrics - Best of 2019
John P. Kirkpatrick, MD, PhD
Duke University Medical Center

Genitourinary – Best of 2019
Curtiland Deville Jr., MD
Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Head & Neck – Best of 2019
Bhishamjit S. Chera, MD
Associate Professor
University of North Carolina

Thoracic - Best of 2019
Russell Kenneth Hales, MD
Assistant Professor
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Gynecologic - Best of 2019
Pranshu Mohindra, MD, MBBS
Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Lymphoma/Sarcoma - Best of 2019
Robert C. Miller, MD
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Breast Cancer - Best of 2019
Sally B. Cheston, MD
Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Gastrointestinal - Best of 2019
Adeel Kaiser, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Course Sponsors

The University of Maryland Department of Radiation Oncology would like to thank the following sponsor for their support.

ADA Statement

If you require special accommodations to attend or participate in this CME activity, please provide information about your requirements to Sr. Program Coordinator Jessica White at (410) 328-7618 at least five business days in advance of the activity.


For questions about the course, please contact Jessica White,, 410-328-7618.