CLINICAL RADIATION ONCOLOGY
This four week elective offers the student instruction and experience in clinical radiation oncology and an intro to radiotherapy physics at the joint radiation oncology center. Facilities will be at the university medical center, Magee Women's Hospital and Shadyside Hospital. The student will spend time with faculty members in consult, exam, treatment and follow-up of the particular subgroups of malignant disease managed by the individual physician. Student will attend department conference, treatment planning sessions, operative radioactive isotope insertion, etc.