Department of Therapeutic Radiology
The Department of Therapeutic Radiology/Radiation Oncology located within Smilow Cancer Hospital is an integral part of the Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center providing primary and secondary radiation therapy treatment to oncology patients referred to the Yale-New Haven Medical Center. All forms of external beam and intracavitary or interstitial therapy are available and are provided by an experienced staff of highly skilled professionals.
The department is involved in teaching and research in clinical and translational radiation oncology, radiobiology and radiological physics. The department operates the state's only school for Radiation Therapy Technology and its only Radiation Oncology Residency Program.