University of Nebraska Medical Center

Midwest Radiation Oncology Symposium


The annual Midwest Radiation Oncology Symposium provides all members of the interdisciplinary oncology team with education and training on advances in radiation oncology, physics and biology.

The symposium is intended for medical physicists, radiation therapists, dosimetrists, physicians, fellows, residents and students. 

The 2023 symposium was held Aug. 18 and 19.

Keynote speaker: Jeff M. Michalski, MD, MBA, Washington University Medical School and president, American Society for Radiation Oncology. Topic: Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials in the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group: A Paradigm for Clinical Research.

Christopher Bingcang, MD, UNMC. Topic: Transoral Laser Surgery for Early-Stage Larynx Cancer

Keynote: Eric Ford, PhD, University of Washington. Topic: Access to Quality Care in Oncology

Jessica Maxwell, MD, UNMC. Topic: Breast Conservation, Radiation and Oncoplastic Surgery: What to Expect