Past Residents

Troy Teo, PhD

2nd year resident
Department of Physics and Astronomy (CAMPEP Accredited), University of Manitoba, Canada

Awards and Honors
NSERC PhD Scholarship
Manitoba Research Council Graduate Scholarship
Finalist, Young Investigator Symposium, Canadian Org. of Med Physicist (COMP) 62th Annual Scientific Meeting, St Johns, Newfoundland, Canada, July 21, 2016

Publications
Teo et al., “Drift correction techniques in the tracking of lung tumor motion,” IFMBE Proceedings, Vol. 51, Chapter 141.
Teo et al., “Application and parametric studies of a sliding window neural network for respiratory motion predictions of lung cancer patients,” IFMBE Proceedings, Vol. 51, Chapter 146.
Teo and Pistorius, “Tissue motion tracking at the edges of a radiation treatment field using local optical flow analysis,” Journal of Physics: Conf Series (Inst. of Physics), 489, 012040, 2014.
Teo et al., “Tracking lung tumour motion using a dynamically weighted optical flow algorithm and electronic portal imaging device,” J. Measurement Science Technol (Inst. of Physics), 24, 074012, 2013.

Travis McCaw, PhD

Medical Physicist; Clinical Assistant Professor
Radiation Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Major Publications at Hillman
McCaw et al., “Comparison of the recommendations of the AAPM TG-51 and TG-51 addendum reference dosimetry protocols,” Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, 2017.
McCaw et al., “Radiochoromic film calibration rescaling for patient-specific CyberKnife MLC QA,” 2016 AAPM Annual Meeting, 2016.
Jang, McCaw, and Huq, “Position monitoring for intracranial SRS using Brainlab ExacTrac snap verification,” 2016 AAPM Annual Meeting, 2016.
McCaw et al., “Comparison of the TG-51 and TG-51 addendum calibration protocols,” 2016 AAPM Annual Meeting, 2016.

Min-Sig Hwang, PhD

Medical Physicist
Radiation Oncology, Shadyside Hospital of UPMC

Major Publications at Hillman Hwang et al., “Potential utility of high resolution DTI in radiation therapy of prostate cancer,”
AAPM Penn-Ohio Chapter Fall Symposium, 2014. “Penumbra characteristics of a new InCise™ Multileaf Collimator of CyberKnife® M6™ system,”
57th Annual AAPM meeting, Anaheim CA, 2015.
“Acceptance testing and commissioning measurements of a newly released InCise™ Multileaf Collimator for CyberKnife® M6™ system,” 57th Annual AAPM meeting, Anaheim CA, 2015.

Yongqian Zhang, PhD

Medical Physicist
Radiation Oncology, Arnold Palmer Cancer Center

Major Publications at Hillman
Y. Zhang, et al. “A simple 4D VMAT planning method and experimental verification”, Med. Phys, pending
Y. Zhang, et al., “A probability density function based dose calculation for gated VMAT in lung SBRT”, AAPM, 2013

Anh Le, PhD

Instructor
Radiation Oncology, UT Southwestern University

Major Publications at Hillman
A Le, S Huq, S. Jang, “Impact of Carbon Fiber Couchtop On TrueBeam Flattening-Filter-Free (FFF) SRS/SBRT Radiation Therapy” AAPM Annual Meeting, 2013

Bo Zhao, PhD, DABR

Assistant Professor (medical physicist)
Radiation Oncology, UT Southwestern University

Haisen Li, PhD, DABR

Medical Physicist
Henry Ford Medical Center

Chuxiong Ding, PhD, DABR

Assistant Professor
Radiation Oncology, UT Southwestern University