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Ben J. Slotman
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Since 1998, Ben Slotman has served as Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Vrije Universiteit Medical Center (VUmc) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Dr. Slotman received his MD (1985) and PhD (1990) both with highest honor at VU University in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and he was registered as radiation oncologist in 1994. He was also chairman of one of the six divisions of the hospital and medical faculty between 2006 and 2016. Professor Slotman is the (co)-author of about 350 peer-reviewed publications in international journals. His expertise lies mainly in the field of radiotherapy for lung and brain malignancies and the early clinical implementation of new technologies. He has (co-)organized various international conferences and has coordinated a number of international trials. He is associate editor of the J Radiosurgery & SBRT. He is an active member of NVRO, ESTRO, ASTRO, ASCO, ARS, IASLC, ISRS and RSS. He is board member of the Radiosurgery Society (RSS), was board member of the Int. Sociiety for Radiosurgery (ISRS) and is President of the American Radium Society.As of April 2018, he is President-elect of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)

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Publications (8)

Recent article categories: Radiation Oncology, Epidemiology/Public Health

Co-authors (23)
Suresh Senan
Radiation Oncology

Frank Lagerwaard
Radiation Oncology

Cornelis Haasbeek M.D. Ph.D.
Radiation Oncology

Wilko F. Verbakel
Radiation Oncology

Max Dahele
Radiation Oncology

Omar Bohoudi
Radiation Oncology

Anna Bruynzeel
Radiation Oncology

George Rodrigues M.D. Ph.D.
Medical Education and Simulation

Glenn Bauman
Radiation Oncology

Frank Lagerwaard M.D.
Radiation Oncology

Shyama Tetar M.D. M.Sc.
Radiation Oncology

Anna Bruynzeel M.D. Ph.D.
Radiation Oncology

Roosje Bakker
Radiation Oncology

Marloes Jeulink
Radiation Oncology

Swie Oei
Radiation Oncology

Karel De Jong
Radiation Oncology

Alexander R. Delaney M.Sc.
Medical Physics

Jari Lindberg

Timo K. Koponen

Hilal Tekatli
Radiation Oncology

Joop De Langen

Shyama Tetar
Radiation Oncology

Miguel Palacios
Radiation Oncology

My Professional Societies

The Radiosurgery Society
American Society for Radiation Oncology
Int Ass Study Lung Cancer
Dutch Soc Radiation Oncology - NVRO
American Radium Society