Medical Physics Seminar 2014

2/20/14
Aaron Svoboda, MS, DABR
Medical Physicist
Exempla St. Joseph Hospital
"I wish they taught me THAT back in medical physics school!"

2/27/14
Matthew Williamson, MPH, DABHP
Technical Lead Physicist
Department of Medical Physics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"Medical Events – Errers and Misteaks"

3/6/14
Klaus Hamacher, PhD, DABR
Assistant Professor of Radiology (Physics), Chief Nuclear Medicine Physicist
Department of Radiology, Columbia University Medical Center
"The Creative Medical Physicist: Designing Tools and Accessories for Surveys"

3/13/14
No seminar - midterms

3/20/14
No seminar - Spring Break

3/27/14
Patrice F. Spitalnik, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology at CUMC
College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University
"The Cellular Pathology of Cancer"

4/3/14
Tom K. Hei, PhD
Professor and Vice-Chairman of Radiation Oncology
Associate Director, Center for Radiological Research
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Columbia University
"Extranuclear and Extracellular Effects of Ionizing Radiation"

4/10/14
Ludwig E. Feinendegen, M.D.
Emeritus Professor of Nuclear Medicine, Heinrich-Heine-University, Düsseldorf
Research Collaborator, Biosciences Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Low doses of ionizing radiation provoke a plethora of biological responses - foes and
friends?"

4/17/14
Neelam Tyagi, PhD, DABR
Assistant Attending Physicist
Department of Medical Physics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"MR-based simulation for radiation therapy treatment planning"

4/24/14
Guang Li, PhD, DABR
Assistant Attending Physicist
Department of Medical Physics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"What does it take to predict lung tumor motion during radiotherapy treatment?"

5/1/14 - CANCELLED


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