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ROI Research Highlights at the ASTRO Annual Meeting

See some of the results of ROI-funded research at the 2019 ASTRO Annual Meeting in Chicago by making some time to check out these presentations.  

Sunday, September 15
1:55 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
ASTRO Innovation Hub
Daily Step Counts Predict Outcomes for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients Treated with Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy
Presenter and ROI Grantee: Nitin Ohri, MD, MS
1:20 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
Room W176
Exploring the Relationship of Radiation Dose Exposed to the Length of Esophagus and Weight Loss in Patients with Lung Cancer 
Presenter: Peijin Han, MBBS
ROI Grantee: Todd McNutt, PhD
1:40 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Room W176
Voxel Dose Pattern for Patient Reported Dysphasia Among Head and Neck Cancer Patients Receiving Definitive Radiotherapy 
Presenter: Zhi Cheng, MD
ROI Grantee: Todd McNutt, PhD
Monday, September 16
4:50 p.m. – 4:55 p.m.
Room W179
Relationship of CT Radiomics and Dose Texture to Radiation-Induced Swallow Dysfunction in Head and Neck Cancer
Presenter: Khadija Sheik, PhD, MS
ROI Grantee: Todd McNutt, PhD
Tuesday, September 17
1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
 
Impact of Multidisciplinary Counseling on Awareness of Prostate Cancer Treatment Options
Presenter and ROI Grantee: Karen Hoffman, MD, MHSc, MPH
Tuesday, September 18
12:00 p.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Room W179
Predicting Xerostomia Using Weighted Imaging in Head and Neck Cancer
Presenter: Khadija Sheik
ROI Grantee: Todd McNutt, PhD
12:05 p.m. – 12:10 p.m.
Room W179
A Feasibility Study of Xerostomia Outcome-Based Treatment Planning to Improve the Probability of Xerostomia Recovery in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Presenter: Yue Guo, MD, MHS
ROI Grantee: Todd McNutt, PhD

Meet Our Researchers

The ROI is proud to support some of radiation oncology’s best and brightest investigators and is pleased to offer ASTRO Annual Meeting attendees the opportunity to speak with them about their work. Stop by the ROI booth (#808) in the Innovation and Solutions Showcase to learn more about their research. A Meet Our Researchers schedule will be published here closer to the Annual Meeting.