Prof. Dr. Piet Ost works as Radiation Oncologist at Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. He is a member of several national and international associations and is vice chairmain of the EAU Young Academic Urologists Prostate Cancer Working Party. He is author and co-author of several papers published in peer reviewed, indexed journals.
His clinical and research interests are urological oncology with a specific focus on postoperative prostate cancer radiotherapy and metastasis-directed therapy for oligometastatic prostate cancer. More broadly he implemented stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for oligometastatic solid tumors at his department and developed a research interest in the combination of SBRT with immunomodulatory agents such as anti-CTLA4 and anti-pd1 antibodies.