Robert Adams, EdD, MPH, FAAMD

Assistant Professor, Director of Radiation Therapy and Medical Dosimetry Education Programs; Member Engineering Division

Robert AdamsContact

Phone: (984) 974-0400
Fax: (984) 974-8607

Robert_Adams@med.unc.edu

Education

EdD: (Higher Education Administration) North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC (1999)

MPH: (Health Policy and Administration) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC (1995)

BS (Radiology/Biology) Averett University, Danville, VA (1980)

Program Development Accreditation

2015 Medical Dosimetry Program, UNC Healthcare, JRCERT, US Department of Education (Full Accreditation/8 years)

2016 Radiation Therapy Program, UNC Hospitals, JRCERT, US Department of Education (Full Accreditation/8 years)

2007 Medical Dosimetry Program, UNC Hospitals.  JRCERT, US Department of Education

2004 Radiation Therapy Program, UNC Hospitals. Joint Review Committee of Education in Radiologic Technology; United States Department of Education (Full Accreditation)

1999 Radiation Therapy Undergraduate Educational Program. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2002 Radiation Therapy Educational Program, University of North Carolina Hospitals. American Association of Medical Dosimetrists

2002 Medical Dosimetry Certificate Program, University of North Carolina Hospitals

Medical Dosimetry Distance Learning Medical Dosimetry Modules; Consultant for Stanford University, Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical Physics Division.

Book/Chapters

  • Hogg P, Lanca L. Dose Imaging Quality Oprimization in Medical Imaging. ISBN 978-1-907842-60-3. Reviewed by Robert Adams JMIRS, Fall 2015.
  • Marks, L., Mazur, L., Adams, R., Chera, B., Engineering Towards Higher Reliability: Increasing Value in Radiation Oncology Practice (Academic Book, currently in press, expected release date: March, 2015)  300 pages.
  • Mazur, Keefe, Adams. 2015 Safety Chapter Washington and Leaver, (Book chapter, , 4th edition).
  • Miller, Church, Adams  2015. Endocrine Chapter Washington and Leaver (Book chapter, 4th edition).
  • Adams, R., Leaver, D (2009). Endocrine Functions, In Washington and Leaver, Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy: Practical Applications. New York, Mosby Publications.
  • Adams, R, Leaver, D (2009). Central Nervous System Tumors, in Washington and Leaver, Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy, Practical Applications, New York, Mosby Publications.
  • Adams, R (2008). The Physics of Radiotherapy X-Rays and Electrons. Radiation Therapist, Volume 17, Number 1.
  • Adams, R (2008). The Physics of Radiotherapy X-Rays and Electrons.  Radiologic Technology.
  • Stanford University Online Dosimetry Project, Palo Alto, California. NIH Grant. Mathematics in Medical Dosimetry. January, 2004.
  • Stanford University Online Dosimetry Project, Palo Alto, California. NIH Grant. Professionalism in Medical Dosimetry. January, 2004
  • Adams, R. Leaver, D. (2001). Endocrine Functions, In Washington and Leaver, Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy: Practical Applications (pp.98-120). New York: Mosby Publications.
  • Adams, R., Leaver, D. (2001). Central Nervous System Tumors, In Washington and Leaver, Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy: Practical Applications (pp.172-193). New York: Mosby Publications

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