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Organizations

American Society of Clinical Oncology
ASCO is a nonprofit organization that supports cancer research, encourages high quality health care, fosters the exchange of information and ideas, furthers training of all persons in clinical research, and encourages optimal communication among the various specialties concerned with cancer.

American College of Radiology
ACR, a nonprofit professional society, is the principal organization of radiologists, radiation oncologists, and clinical medical physicists in the United States.

American College of Radiation Oncology
ACRO is the only organization that represents radiation oncologists in the socioeconomic and political sphere without influence from any other specialty.

Association of Community Cancer Centers
ACCC is an organization to help oncology professionals adapt to the complex challenges of program management, cuts in reimbursement, hospital consolidation and mergers, and legislation and regulations that threaten to compromise the delivery of quality cancer care. 

Radiation Therapy Alliance
The Radiation Therapy Alliance (RTA) is a non-profit organization representing free-standing radiation therapy centers and manufacturers. The RTA represents 227 community-based cancer care facilities in 21 states caring for approximately 98,000 patients annually.

The RTA is dedicated to working with policymakers and other key stakeholders to provide a greater understanding of the value of community-based radiation therapy facilities and the importance of logical, predictable payment reform to ensure patient access to state-of-the-art, quality cancer care.

Southern Association of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology 
SATRO is a nonprofit organization formed to provide radiation therapy staff from southern states with an opportunity to pursue convenient, regionally-based education and networking opportunities not otherwise available to them. SATRO provides a forum for the exchange of information and ideas specific to the practice of radiation oncology. For more information, contact: 704-333-7376 or fax 703-333-7386.

Society for Radiation Oncology Administrators

SROA is a national organization whose objectives are to improve the administration of the business and nonmedical management aspects of radiation oncology and the practice of radiation oncology as a cost-effective form of health care delivery.

Member Websites

http://www.21stcenturyoncology.com/
http://www.mropa.com/
http://lugpa.org/default.aspx
http://tacomaradiation.com/
http://www.tsrcc.com/