Clinical Research

Includes retrospective studies looking for patterns in patient treatments and outcomes, operations and patient safety research, dose measurements using theoretical "phantoms" (like crash test dummies, but for radiation dose), treatment-related software development, clinical trials and more.

Breast Cancer SPORE
Goal: use a team approach to review cases before treatment begins, rather than after treatment decisions have been made.
Zagar wins a 2013 Junior Faculty Development Award
Chang featured in UNC Endeavors magazine
Falchook receives Pope Clinical Fellows Award
Radiation Oncology presentations at George F. Shelton Resident Research Symposium
Residents Joe Caster, MD and Kyle Wang, MD participated
Caster awarded Pope Clinical Fellowship
Zagar receives ASTRO research award
For studies of the "comparative effectiveness" of different treatments