The Jens Overgaard legacy award recognises his outstanding contribution to promoting scholarly science in radiation oncology during his 25-year tenure as Editor-in-Chief of Radiotherapy & Oncology. The recipient of this award delivers a lecture at the ESTRO annual Meeting. The Jens Overgaard award is published in the Abstract Book of the ESTRO Annual Meeting where it is presented.



  • 2022 Copenhagen

B. Vrou Offersen (DK)

  • 2021 Madrid

H. Langendijk (NL)

  • 2020 ESTRO Online Congress

R. Pötter (AT)

  • 2019 Milan

P. Poortmans (BE)

  • 2018 Barcelona 

V. Grégoire (BE)

  • 2017 Vienna 

J. Bourhis, J.P. Pignon, P. Blanchard (FR)