We are now seeking nominations for volunteers to serve on one of five SPRO committees. To nominate either yourself or someone else, please email the SPRO Executive Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org and include a paragraph summarizing your interest in one or more of the committees, your relevant skills, and CV. More information on the structure and responsibilities of the committees is located under the membership tab and can also can be found: here.
Dr. Eric M. Chang, MD is a PGY-5 resident in the UCLA Department of Radiation Oncology. He developed an early interest in palliative care as a medical student at UCSF, where he volunteered at the Zen Hospice Project. As a resident at UCLA, he has worked on multiple projects in palliative radiation oncology, with focus on expanding resident education and assessing the cost-effectiveness of palliative therapies. He became a member of SPRO to support its mission of increasing access to palliative radiotherapy and to promote the relationship between the fields of radiation oncology and palliative medicine.