Radiation Oncology Research Scholar

Read more about the RORS track; visit the Duke Office of Physician Scientist Development; or read more about the R38 Program.

Duke's RORS track featured in IJROBP

Salama, Floyd, Willett, Kirsch headshots

Salama JK, Floyd SR, Willett CG, Kirsch DG. Fostering Radiation Oncology Physician Scientist Trainees within a Diverse Workforce: The Radiation Oncology Research Scholar Track. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Jan 4:S0360-3016(20)34746-5. PMID: 33412263.

The article discusses the lack of externally funded physician scientists and the RORS track goal of eliminating barriers preventing radiation oncology trainees from becoming independent physician scientists.