Prof. Dr Valérie Fonteyne is a staff member at the Department of Radiotherapy-Oncology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium since 2003. She is member of several national and international associations. She is teacher at the ESTRO Prostate course as well as ESMO preceptorship on prostate cancer. Her research interests include urological tumours, pain management and stereotactic body radiation therapy. She (co-)authored several publications in peer reviewed, indexed journals and is co-author of 2 book chapters.
Her clinical and research interest are urological oncology with a specific focus on hypofractionated radiotherapy for prostate cancer, improving the outcome of node positive prostate cancer as well as establishing the place of radiotherapy in bladder cancer. Within these domains she is principal investigator of several prospective trials.