UMN Researchers Map "Radiotherapy Deserts"

Dr. Sara Alcorn UMN

Dr. Sara Alcorn and collaborators published results from a large research study that identified "radiotherapy deserts" by measuring the mismatch between radiotherapy resources and oncology needs across the U.S. This study can help improve health equity by identifying underserved areas and the highlighting the connections among race, poverty, and location on the rural-urban continuum. LEARN MORE>>