Weekly updates for 11/21/2022
Match season is upon us, and we want to acknowledge what an important time this is for a lot of you looking ahead to the next step in your medical careers. We’d be honored to support you in that journey.
Welcome Home: It’s the start of ski season here in the PNW! While the city of Seattle doesn’t get much snow, our beautiful surrounding mountains do. Check out ski areas within a 5-hour drive from Seattle (one is only 1-hr away!) here: https://bit.ly/3WXP6fQ
We asked some of our residents if their salary was sufficient to live in/around Seattle and they all said yes! Helpful tips offered: live in a studio apartment, find a roommate, use public transport, use Seattle’s fantastic bike trails, and hop on a ferry to explore the PNW on the cheap.
Peak-a-view | Mt. Rainier from UW campus | Autumn 2022
Find us here: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center – Proton Therapy, combining innovative research and clinical trials, state-of-the-art patient care, and advanced education for UW Radiation Oncology Residents. Take a virtual tour: https://bit.ly/3GhUbd7
We at UW Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology would like to express how grateful we are for the opportunity to serve our community through Radiation Oncology research, treatment, and education. Thank you for your trust.
Faculty Focus: Our own Dr. Jonathan Yang recently presented at #ASTRO2022 on a new paradigm for patients with solid tumor leptomeningeal metastasis. Read more about his randomized trial: https://bit.ly/3gcnO50