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Louis Harrison, MD, on Radiation Oncology and the Future of Health Care

2016 ASTRO Annual Meeting

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Louis B. Harrison, MD, of the Moffitt Cancer Center, discusses radiation oncology in the context of personalized medicine, multidisciplinary care, new technology and applications, and the mandate to contain costs.



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