Foundations of Leadership in Radiation Oncology - A Joint ESTRO-CARO-RANZCR Course- Registration is closed

20-22 April, 2018
Online sessions and live sessions at ESTRO 37 Barcelona, Spain


The course is aimed at senior trainees or junior practitioners (approximately first five years after training) in the radiation oncology professions, including radiation- or clinical oncologists, radiation physicists, radiation therapists/technologists, nurses and scientists. 



Course directors

•    Kim Benstead, Radiation Oncologist, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cheltenham (UK)
•    Meredith Giuliani, Radiation Oncologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto (CA)
•    Sandra Turner, Radiation Oncologist, Westmead Hospital, Sydney (AU)


•    Alessandro Cortese, CEO, ESTRO, Brussels (BE)
•    Jesper Eriksen, Radiation Oncologist, Aarhus University Hospital (DK)
•    Barbara-Ann Millar, Radiation Oncologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto (CA)



This new course introduces foundation principles of effective leadership as they apply to senior trainees and junior practitioners in the radiation oncology professions. The course aims to equip participants with the knowledge, skills and attributes viewed as the building blocks for effective leadership. The course is directed at professionals interested in developing expertise in leading teams, advocacy and positively influencing the future of our discipline within both local and international settings. The course is grounded in the Leader domain (CanMEDS2015), and specifically to a radiation-oncology specific competency set defined through Delphi consensus (