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Radiation Oncology Fellowship Programme

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Objectives 

  • To gain working experience with standard and newer technologies in radiation therapy.
  • To provide exposure to management of cancers more commonly seen in an Asian population. 

Eligibility 

  • MBBS
  • Proficient in English
  • A trainee in an Oncology unit or a practicing Oncologist 

Training Plan 

  • Rotation through different teams
  • Clerking and booking radiotherapy treatment for patients in consultation with DRO consultants
  • Radiotherapy planning: Simulation, target volume delineations, planning, dose/fractionation choice
  • Treatment delivery: Brachytherapy
  • Follow-ups: Management of treatment side effects, and monitoring for response and recurrences
  • Attend MO and trainee tutorials
  • Division journal clubs and QA meetings
  • Attend NCCS Grand rounds
  • Participate in local conferences where available
  • Participate in various tumour boards