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Anamaria Yeung Kathryn Hitchcock Sommer Nurkic University of Florida Gold Humanism Honor Society

2016 Gold Humanism Honor Society Inductees

Published: May 11th, 2016

The Department of Radiation Oncology is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor Anamaria Yeung, MD, was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) on May 5, 2016. Dr. Yeung […]

UF Radiation Oncology Faculty and Residents Published in Special Issue

Published: April 13th, 2016

Several faculty and residents from the Department of Radiation Oncology were published in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics’s special issue on particle therapy. We are excited […]

Walter G. O’Dell and Julie Bradley Awarded Bankhead-Coley Cancer Research Grant

Published: April 13th, 2016

Dr. Walter G. O’Dell, from the Department of Radiation Oncology, and Dr. Julie Bradley, from the Department of Radiation Oncology and the University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute, were awarded […]

Paul Okunieff Awarded Florida Space Institute Grant

Published: April 13th, 2016

Dr. Paul Okunieff, Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology, was awarded a grant by the Florida Space Institute (FSI) for his project titled, “Measurement of Individual Carcinogenesis Risk after […]

University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute Expansion

Published: April 12th, 2016

The University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute (UFHPTI) has announced plans for a $39 million expansion. The expansion will include system upgrades and plans to increase the number of […]

46th Annual Outcomes Seminar

Published: December 7th, 2015

The 46th Annual Radiation Oncology Outcomes Tracking Seminar will be held from February 26-27, 2016, at the Best Western Gateway Grand. Our invited speaker this year is Robert L. Foote, […]

Newsweek Health Names 3 UF Health Radiation Oncology Faculty “Top Cancer Doctors 2015”

Published: October 1st, 2015

The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Florida is excited to learn that three of our faculty have been named “Top Cancer Doctors 2015” by Newsweek Health. Randal […]

Dr. Julie Bradley Awarded Ocala Royal Dames Grant

Published: June 30th, 2014

Dr. Julie Bradley, a member of the Department of Radiation Oncology based at the UF Proton Therapy Institute, was awarded a $50,000 grant by the Ocala Royal Dames for her […]

Zhenhuan Zhang, PhD University of Florida Radiation Oncology Research Scientist

Dr. Zhenhuan Zhang Wins SIT Travel Award

Published: June 9th, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Zhenhuan Zhang, a postdoctoral fellow in the Okunieff Lab, who was awarded the prestigious Scholar-in-Training (SIT) Travel Award for the Radiation Research Society (RRS). Dr. Zhang’s abstract […]

The New International Journal of Particle Therapy

Published: June 5th, 2014

Dr. Nancy P. Mendenhall, medical director of the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute, is proud to announce the launch of the International Journal of Particle Therapy (IJPT), the official […]