David J. Carlson, PhD, DABR, FAAPM

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Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

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3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Major: Physics; Minor: French)
Middlebury College, 2002.
PhD (Medical Physics)
Purdue University, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Abolfath Ramin, Helo Yusuf, Carlson David J, Stewart Robert, Grosshans David, Mohan Radhe: A new approach to modeling the microdosimetry of proton therapy beams. Medical physics 47(7): 3184-3190, 2020.

Zou Z, Diffenderfer ES, Cengel K, Kim M, Avery S, Konzer J, Cai Y, Boisseu P, Ota K, Yin L, Wiersma R, Carlson DJ, Fan Y, Busch TM, Koumenis C, Lin A, Metz JM, Teo BK, Dong L: Current Delivery Limitations of Proton PBS for FLASH. Radiotherapy and Oncology 2020 Notes: In Press.

Dominello Michael M., Sanders Tim, Anscher Mitchell, Bayouth John, Brock Kristy K., Carlson David J.. Hugo Geoffrey, Joseph Sabrina, Knisely Jonathan, Mendonca Marc S., Mian Omar Y., Moros Eduardo G., Singh Anurag K., Yu James B.: Responses to the 2018 and 2019 “One Big Discovery” Question: ASTRO Membership’s Opinions on the Most Important Research Question Facing Radiation Oncology…Where Are We Headed? International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 2020 Notes: In Press.

Toma-Dasu I, Moiseenko V, Purdie TG, Carlson DJ: Recent Developments in the Prediction of Clinical Outcomes Data in Radiation Oncology. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 108(3): 513-517, 2020.

Hofmaier J, Dedes G, Carlson DJ, Parodi K, Belka C, Kamp F: Variance-based sensitivity analysis for uncertainties in proton therapy: A framework to assess the effect of simultaneous uncertainties in range, positioning and RBE model predictions on RBE-weighted dose distributions. Medical Physics 2020 Notes: In Press.

Meschini Giorgia, Kamp Florian, Hofmaier Jan, Reiner Michael, Sharp Gregory, Paganetti Harald, Belka Claus, Wilkens Jan J, Carlson David J, Parodi Katia, Baroni Guido, Riboldi Marco: Modeling RBE-weighted dose variations in irregularly moving abdominal targets treated with carbon ion beams. Medical physics 47(7): 2768-2778, 2020.

Tien Christopher J, Carlson David J, Nath Ravinder, Chen Zhe Jay: High-dose-rate brachytherapy as monotherapy for prostate cancer: The impact of cellular repair and source decay. Brachytherapy 18(5): 701-710, Sep - Oct 2019.

Stahl John M, Qian Jack M, Tien Christopher J, Carlson David J, Chen Zhe, Ratner Elena S, Park Henry S, Damast Shari: Extended duration of dilator use beyond 1 year may reduce vaginal stenosis after intravaginal high-dose-rate brachytherapy. Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer 27(4): 1425-1433, April 2019.

Paganetti Harald, Blakely Eleanor, Carabe-Fernandez Alejandro, Carlson David J, Das Indra J, Dong Lei, Grosshans David, Held Kathryn D, Mohan Radhe, Moiseenko Vitali, Niemierko Andrzej, Stewart Robert D, Willers Henning: Report of the AAPM TG-256 on the relative biological effectiveness of proton beams in radiation therapy. Medical physics 46(3): e53-e78, Mar 2019.

Schuemann J, McNamara A L, Warmenhoven J W, Henthorn N T, Kirkby K, Merchant M J, Ingram S, Paganetti H, Held K D, Ramos-Mendez J, Faddegon B, Perl J, Goodhead D T, Plante I, Rabus H, Nettelbeck H, Friedland W, Kundrát P, Ottolenghi A, Baiocco G, Barbieri S, Dingfelder M, Incerti S, Villagrasa C, Bueno M, Bernal M A, Guatelli S, Sakata D, Brown J M C, Francis Z, Kyriakou I, Lampe N, Ballarini F, Carante M P, Davídková M, Štěpán V, Jia X, Cucinotta F A, Schulte R, Stewart R D, Carlson D J, Galer S, Kuncic Z, Lacombe S, Milligan J, Cho S H, Sawakuchi G, Inaniwa T, Sato T, Li W, Solov'yov A V, Surdutovich E, Durante M, Prise K M, McMahon S J: A New Standard DNA Damage (SDD) Data Format. Radiation research 191(1): 76-92, Jan 2019.

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