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Radiation Therapy Outpacing Radiation Oncologist Supply

Cancer Newsline - 06/27/2011

In the next decade, the number of cancer patients in the United States who require radiation therapy will increase by 22%, while the number of full time radiation oncologists entering the workforce will increase by just 2%. In this podcast, Benjamin Smith, M.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at MD Anderson, talks about his findings from his study of his serious issue.

Guest: Benjamin Smith, M.D.


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