PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney

Rescheduled to 15-18 April 2021


COVID-19 Update

Members will be well aware of the ongoing global outbreak of the novel Coronavirus infection (COVID-19). The College’s approach is to align to Australian and New Zealand government advice and to support our members in this uncertain time. This continues to be an evolving situation and The College has decided to postpone this course until April 2021. The College also encourages members to closely follow the advice of your local Health Departments. For further information and updates, please visit the RANZCR website.


ESTRO Basic Clinical Radiobiology Course


Welcome to the registration site for the ESTRO Basic Clinical Radiobiology Course being held at the PARKROYAL Darling Harbour in Sydney from 15 April - 18 April 2021.

The course is designed to be an introduction to radiation biology as applied to radiotherapy, focusing on technology, biology and molecular oncology. It represents a valuable opportunity for radiation oncology professionals to learn from an international faculty of expert radiobiologists and clinicians in Australia.

The course is aimed at:

Trainees in radiotherapy
Radiation oncologists who lack basic radiobiological science or who want to update their knowledge (i.e. for CME)
Medical physicists who wish to familiarize themselves with this field
Physicians from other disciplines administering ionising radiation
Radiation therapists (RTTs)

Course Faculty

Prof Michael Joiner

Radiation Oncologist

Department of Oncology for the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

Prof Rob Coppes

Radiation Oncologist

Professor of Radiotherapy, University of Groningen, The Netherlands    
Chair of the Radiobiology Committee of European Society of Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)

Dr Eric Hau

Radiation Oncologist

Crown Princess Mary Westmead, Blacktown and Nepean Cancer Care Centres

Prof Karin Haustermans

Radiation Oncologist

Medical Director Protontherapy, ParTICLe
University of Leuven, Belgium

Dr Andrew Potter

Radiation Oncologist

Flinders Private Hospital, Kurralta Park, and  St Andrew's Hospital (Oncology)

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