Founded in 1980, ESTRO exists to advance all aspects of radiation oncology through a range of activities for its members and the wider healthcare and patient communities.
ECCO is a not-for-profit federation that exists to uphold the right of all European cancer patients to the best possible treatment and care, promoting interaction between all organisations involved in cancer at European level.
The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) is the leading European professional medical oncology organization comprising a network of more than 5,000 oncology professionals in over 100 countries.
The American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) helps people make choices that reduce their chances of developing cancer.
Radiation oncologists, radiation oncology nurses, medical physicists, radiation therapists, dosimetrists and biologists comprise ASTRO’s more than 10,000 members, making it the largest radiation oncology organization of its kind.
On February 1 2009, the Canadian Cancer Society integrated the operations of the National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC), creating the Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute.
For 40 years, the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group® (RTOG®) has been a recognized leader in working to increase survival and improve the quality of life for cancer patients. Based in Philadelphia, RTOG is a key clinical research component.
The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer.
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Dr Ioanna Nixon, Consultant Clinical Oncologist at the Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre, is the SSN's Clinical Lead.
Lindsay Campbell is the SSN's Manager and can be contacted as follows:
First Floor, St Mungo Building, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, 84 Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF
0141 232 1034 or 07951 273920