Dr. Parvesh Kumar, Joe and Jean Brandmeyer Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, and Associate Director of Clinical Research, The University of Kansas Cancer Center, was recruited in February 2010. Since February 2010, the Department has experienced significant development and growth in the areas of clinical medicine, patient volume, facilities, technologies, research and teaching / education as follows:
The Department of Radiation Oncology is now one of the largest clinical programs in the country. The Department allows patients from the Kansas City metropolitan area the opportunity to receive cutting-edge, state-of-the-art radiation therapy treatments while staying close to home.
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