News | Radiology Business | July 08, 2022

Medical society for cancer specialists names 27 exemplary members to its 2022 class of Fellows 

Medical society for cancer specialists names 27 exemplary members to its 2022 class of Fellows

July 8, 2022 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) selected 27 distinguished members to receive the ASTRO Fellow (FASTRO) designation. The 2022 class of Fellows will be recognized at an awards ceremony in San Antonio on Tuesday, October 25 during ASTRO’s 64th Annual Meeting

The ASTRO Fellows program recognizes individuals who have made substantial contributions to the Society and to the field of radiation oncology through research, education, patient care and service to the field. Since its inception in 2006, the FASTRO designation has been awarded to just 421 of ASTRO’s 10,000 members worldwide. 

“On behalf of ASTRO, I commend these outstanding physicians and scientists for their far-reaching contributions to radiation oncology, including their leadership in advancing cancer research, education and clinical care to improve patient outcomes,” said Laura A. Dawson, MD, FASTRO, Chair of the ASTRO Board of Directors. 

The 2022 Fellows are: 

Mark K. Buyyounouski, MD, MS, Stanford University 

Daniel T. Chang, MD, Stanford University 

Bhishamjit S. Chera, MD, Medical University of South Carolina 

Deborah E. Citrin, MD, National Cancer Institute 

Thomas Dilling, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center 

Suzanne Evans, MD, Yale University 

Steven J. Frank, MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center 

Alan C. Hartford, MD, PhD, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth Health 

Karen Hoffman, MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center 

Randall J. Kimple, MD, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison 

Bridget F. Koontz, MD, GenesisCare US 

Alexander Lin, MD, University of Pennsylvania 

Douglas Martin, MD, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center 

Charles Mayo, PhD, University of Michigan 

Michael T. Milano, MD, PhD, University of Rochester 

Eduardo Moros, PhD, Moffitt Cancer Center 

Firas Mourtada, PhD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University 

Paul Nguyen, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Peter Orio, DO, MS, Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center 

William F. Regine, MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine 

Peter J. Rossi, MD, Calaway Young Cancer Center at Valley View Hospital 

Scott Soltys, MD, Stanford University 

Roy Tishler, MD, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Minh-Tam Truong, MD, MBBS, Boston University School of Medicine 

Richard Tsang, MD, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre 

Jonathan Tward, MD, PhD, Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah 

Fen Xia, MD, PhD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences 

Candidates for Fellow designation must be nominated by a current ASTRO Fellow, accompanied by three letters of support from ASTRO members. A committee reviews all nominations and presents the candidates to ASTRO’s Board of Directors for approval. 

For more information: www.astro.org 

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