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Provide the resident with supervised patient contact and comprehensive teaching in order to achieve proficient, thoughtful, compassionate and high-quality care in an environment that encourages practice-based learning and improvement.
Encourage development of interpersonal and communication skills that enhance professional interaction with the broad scope of specialists, referring physicians or other professionals related to managing the patient's care.
Provide the resident with training in state-of-the-art radiation oncology, physics and biology to enhance medical knowledge through which professional expertise can be attained.
Utilize opportunities in multi-disciplinary conferences for the resident to present patient cases in an open forum for critical review, discussion and resolution.
Train the resident in the use of modern radiation therapy equipment including teletherapy, brachytherapy devices, and computer software for dosimetry, treatment planning and total patient management.
- Organize clinical research opportunities for the resident through participation in approved clinical trials, development of phase I and II clinical trials and/or review and presentation/publication of retrospective analyses of patient data.