Dirk Rades gained his Medical degree in 1991 from the University of Hamburg, Germany. Currently, he is the Vice Chairman and Full Professor of radiation oncology at the University of Lubeck, Germany. Additionally, he has the board certification in palliative medicine. He published more than 100 peer-reviewed papers. He is the Invited Reviewer for many oncology journals and a Member of the editorial board of several journals as well as the Invited Speaker at major meetings including ASCO, ASTRO, ECCO, ESMO, and ESTRO. He has been appointed Expert and Consultant by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Committees, and the Honory Member of the Belgian Society of Radiation Oncology.
Biography Updated on 9 July 2009