The Society of Interventional Oncology (SIO) is a non-profit association that supports and promotes the field of interventional oncology (IO).
SIO provides a community for IO professionals to connect and work together to advance IO as the fourth pillar of cancer therapy worldwide alongside medical, surgical and radiation oncology. SIO offers a space for IO practitioners to continue their professional development, access advocacy and research, and engage in idea-sharing with peers.
SIO was established in January of 2017 by the Board of Directors of the former conference WCIO, now known as SIO's Annual Scientific Meeting.
SIO Vision Statement
To advance Interventional Oncology (IO) as the fourth pillar of cancer therapy alongside medical, surgical, and radiation oncology worldwide.
SIO Mission Statement
SIO's mission is to advance interventional oncology by developing evidence supporting IO therapies, educating IO practitioners, and improving patient access to IO therapies.
SIO Publications and Submissions
SIO provides relevant research and advocacy, offering the latest insights via several publications, including:
The Society of Interventional Oncology is having a significant impact in advancing the field of interventional oncology through education and partnerships with industry, and also has a broad impact on how we develop supporting evidence for the use of interventional oncology procedures and the treatment of patients.
– Matthew Callstrom, MD, Phd, SIO President, Board of Directors
SIO members have access to numerous personal and professional benefits, resources for growth and support, access to the latest science, and more! SIO members receive access to exclusive year-round offerings from some of the leading IO physicians in the field, including:
- SIO publications
- Discounted registration for the SIO Annual Scientific Meeting
- Education offerings such as webinars, podcasts, and other CME earning opportunities
- Advocacy through guidelines, clinical trials, and more
- Research and grant access
SIO offers several membership options to best meet your needs.