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A record breaking number of abstracts have been submitted, practice changing health care legislation has been enacted and a difficult economic climate prevails. The theme at this year’s Annual Meeting, “Gathering Evidence, Proving Value,” invites you to examine the realities of practicing medicine in 2010 and to take part in the world’s largest education and scientific radiation oncology event. Now, more than ever, it’s time for radiation oncology to show its efficacy and prove its worth. Join the conversation at this year’s Annual Meeting and view first-hand the latest developments in radiation oncology.
Meeting Highlights:

• Realities of practicing radiation therapy today; patient safety, quality improvement, efficacy.
• Presidential Symposium addressing the challenges of practicing medicine in the evidence-based era.
• Steven A. Leibel Memorial Lecture by James Thrall, M.D.
• Largest scientific program ever, featuring the latest advances in research and practice.
• Emerging technologies and eContouring sessions.
• 5K Run for the Future to benefit the ROI along the San Diego waterfront.
Important Dates:

• July 30, 2010 – Early-bird registration deadline.
• August 4, 2010 – Exhibitor registration opens.
• August 18, 2010 – Late-breaking abstract online submission site opens.
• September 16, 2010 – Late-breaking abstract online submission site closes.
• September 24, 2010 – Advance registration deadline.
• October 8, 2010 – Hotel reservation deadline.
Registration and Housing Now Open
Register for the meeting (http://astro.org/Meetings/AnnualMeetings/Registration/index.aspx).
Make a hotel reservation (http://astro.org/Meetings/AnnualMeetings/Housing/index.aspx).
Preliminary Program
Download the Preliminary Program (http://astro.org/Meetings/AnnualMeetings/documents/preliminaryprog.pdf).
Schedule of Events (http://astro.org/Meetings/AnnualMeetings/ScientificProgram/ScheduleOfEvents/index.aspx)
Meeting Schema (http://astro.org/Meetings/AnnualMeetings/ScientificProgram/MeetingSchema/documents/Schema.pdf)

Save BIG on your meeting registration!

Members of ASTRO who register on or before July 30 will save $400 or more on their Annual Meeting registration! In addition, there are many other benefits (http://astro.org/Membership/MemberBenefits/index.aspx) ASTRO members enjoy such as discounts on all educational offerings, subscription to the Red Journal and access to industry news and guidelines, just to name a few. Learn how ASTRO is serving its members and join ASTRO today (http://astro.org/Membership/MembershipInfo/HowToApplyAndWhatToExpect/index.aspx).