Resident Research Presentations


The following presentations will be given by our residents at the 2019 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting. Many of our residents have received grants and awards for their work.

Research Presentations

Brandon Imber
Clinical Outcomes of Combined Prostate-Directed and Metastasis-Directed Radiotherapy for Treatment of De Novo Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer

Clinical Outcomes of Proton Beam Re-Irradiation for Recurrent Gliomas
Dana Casey
Genomic Predictors of Survival Outcomes in Pediatric Sarcomas

Mira Patel
Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiosurgery (9 Gy x 3) for Intact Brain Metastasis: Excellent Local Control and Very Low Rates of Radiation Necrosis
Emily Weg 
Genomic Assessment of a High Grade Low PSA Prostate Cancer Cohort
C. Bryce Johnson 
Impact of Time to Postmastectomy Radiation on Oncologic Outcomes in Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Followed By Mastectomy with Immediate Tissue Expansion
Ken Pitter
Genetic Determinants of Chemoradiation Response and Survival in Locally Advanced Esophageal Carcinoma Treated with Trimodality Therapy 
Justin Haseltine
Predictors of Sexual Function Outcome after Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer
N. Ari Wijetunga
Long-term Disease Control and Survival Observed after Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Oligometastatic Breast Cancer

Research Awards and Grants

Thomas Beckham
American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) Resident Seed Grant

Dana Casey 
ASTRO Resident Clinical/Basic Science Award and Best of ASTRO, 2018
Particle Therapy Co-operative Group Travel Fellowship Award, 2018 

C. Bryce Johnson 
Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Pilot Grant, 2019-2020

Mira Patel 
Lynn Sage Breast cancer Symposium Travel Award, 2019