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The AACR Radiation Science and Medicine (RSM) Working Group fosters cross-disciplinary interactions worldwide between radiation oncologists, radiation biologists, medical physicists, and cancer researchers in other fields through AACR programs and initiatives designed to support the involvement of radiation science and medicine efforts in all applicable pursuits to understand and treat cancer malignancies.

Working Group Goals

  • Support young radiation investigators to increase the number of radiation oncologists and biologists actively engaged in cancer research;
  • Advocate for increased funding for radiation-related cancer researchers;
  • Reinforce the importance of radiation science and medicine within drug development infrastructures, including pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and the FDA; and
  • Foster cross-disciplinary interactions between radiation oncologists, radiation biologists, medical physicists and cancer researchers in other scientific fields.

How to Join RSM

  • AACR members in good standing have the opportunity to join and participate in AACR Working Groups and Association Groups.
  • Not an AACR member? Join our esteemed association and become a member today.
  • Need to renew? Access myAACR to manage membership, pay dues, and update your profile.
  • Email a member of the AACR Scientific Working Group Staff with any questions.

Michael J. Powell, PhD​
Deputy Director, ​Scientific Programs​
Executive Office
(215) 440-9373
[email protected]

Raquel Castellanos, PhD​
Scientific Program Administrator, ​Scientific Programs​
Executive Office
(215) 446-7236
[email protected]

Aurora Gallagher​
Program Coordinator, ​Scientific Programs​
Executive Office
(267) 765-1038
[email protected]