School of Medicine
Area of interest
I am interested in radiation-induced normal tissue reactions and have ongoing studies to consider radiation-induced injury to the lung and heart. I am also interested in the use of computer technology such as three-dimensional radiation treatment planning to improve radiation therapy for patients.
Awards and Honors
Invited lecturer nationally at MD Anderson Hospital, University of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Yale, among others
Invited lecturer internationally in Vienna, Austria; Tel Aviv, Israel; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Shanghai, China; and Manila, Philippines, among others
Recently awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Lance Armstrong Foundation to study radiation induced heart and lung injury
Recognized for clinical excellence by Red Book Magazine, Castle Connolly, and Good Housekeeping Magazine