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The Visionary (Fall 2022, Vol. 12, No. 3)

2022 Publication Award Honors Research on the Quality of Peer Review During COVID-19
Ryan T. Hughes, MD, is being recognized for his timely and insightful study on the impact of holding in-person vs. virtual peer review conferences.
Apply Now for “A New Era of Radiotherapy” Funding Opportunity
ROI is accepting Letters of Intent for research proposals on new radiotherapy methods through November 10 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.
Register for the ROI 5K
Join ROI and your fellow ASTRO Annual Meeting attendees in San Antonio on Tuesday, October 25 at 7:00 a.m. Central time to run or walk for research!
Share Your Thoughts on the ROI’s Research Priorities
ROI is updating its Research Agenda and seeking feedback from the radiation oncology community. Help shape the ROI’s priorities by participating in the research needs assessment survey today.
ROI Research Results and More at the ASTRO Annual Meeting
Make plans to visit the ROI booth in the Main Lobby and find out when and where you can see the 12 abstracts being presented by ROI-funded teams.
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Apply Now for “A New Era of Radiotherapy” Funding Opportunity

The Radiation Oncology Institute is currently accepting Letters of Intent (LOIs) for its annual research grants that will be awarded in the spring of 2023. This year’s theme is “A New Era of Radiotherapy,” and will support research on new radiotherapy methods including but not limited to:
  • FLASH radiotherapy
  • Spatially fractionated radiation therapy (SFRT) including GRID and LATTICE
  • Particle therapy
  • Novel treatment delivery techniques such as personalized ultrafractionated stereotactic adaptive radiotherapy (PULSAR)
  • Immuno-radiotherapy
  • Technology to address disruptions in radiation care such as cybersecurity threats
Typical grants will be $50,000, but budgets of up to $100,000 will be considered. The grant period can be up to two years.

LOIs are required for all applications and are due by November 10, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time. Applications must be submitted through the ROI portal on ProposalCentral. For details on eligibility and how to apply, see the complete request for proposals.