Radiation Oncology Visiting Professor - Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 5 p.m.

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"Radiation Oncology at a Crossroads"

Radiation Oncology Visiting Professor

Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 5 p.m.

Rad Onc Clinic

North Campus (3838 N. Campbell Ave.)

Building 2, Room 10116

Dr. Paul M. Harari (FASTRO) is the Jack Fowler Professor and chairman of the Department of Human Oncology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Harari earned his bachelor's degree at Tufts University (1980) and medical degree at the University of Virginia (1984). He completed his internal medicine internship at the University of California, Davis and radiation oncology residency training at the University of Arizona (1990). His clinical and laboratory research focuses primarily on treatment advances for head and neck cancer patients with emphasis on conformal treatment techniques and the interaction of molecular growth inhibitors combined with radiation. He serves as the principal investigator for a series of federal (NIH-R01) and industry sponsored research grants that primarily examine the interaction of molecular growth inhibitors with radiation.

Dr. Harari has served as chairman of the ASTRO Education Committee, chairman of the 1st ASTRO/ASCO/AHNS Head and Neck Cancer Symposium, member of the ASTRO Strategic Planning Task Force, Red Journal (IJROBP) and Practical Radiation Oncology (PRO) Editor-in-Chief Selection Task Force, ASCO Education and Pr