Navigation Links
Radiation Research Society honors 2 faculty
Date:12/19/2012

Two Washington University faculty members have received awards from the Radiation Research Society recognizing their contributions to research in the field and their service to the society.

Julie K. Schwarz, MD, PhD, assistant professor of radiation oncology, received the 2012 Michael Fry Research Award, which recognizes junior scientists who have made significant contributions to the field of radiation research.

Joseph L. Roti Roti, PhD, emeritus professor of radiation oncology, was one of three honored with a 2012 Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes those who have helped further the goals and objectives of the Radiation Research Society. The other two recipients are Eric Hall, PhD, of Columbia University and the late William Bernhard, PhD, of the University of Rochester.

"We are honored to have two of our faculty named as the top researchers in our field," says Dennis E. Hallahan, MD, the Elizabeth H. and James S. McDonnell III Distinguished Professor and head of the Department of Radiation Oncology. "The Michael Fry Research Award is given to the most promising junior researcher in the field. And Joseph Roti Roti is being honored for his distinguished career and service to the society. They are the first recipients of these awards at Washington University."

Roti Roti earned a bachelor's degree in physics from Michigan Technological University in 1965, followed by a doctorate in biophysics from the University of Rochester in 1972. He began his career as an assistant and then associate professor of radiology at the University of Utah. He joined the Washington University faculty in 1985, becoming a full professor in 1987.

Roti Roti is known for a comprehensive study of possible effects of radiation produced by cellular phones. Other areas of interest include the effects of ionizing radiation on cells, including the cell cycle and how heat shock affects DNA replication and repair. He is the author of mor
'/>"/>

Contact: Julia Evangelou Strait
straitj@wustl.edu
314-286-0141
Washington University School of Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Immediate health risk must be weighed against radiation-induced cancer risk
2. Berkeley Lab scientists developing quick way to id people exposed to ionizing radiation
3. ‘A Subtle Addiction – Attacking the Y Generation’ - New Book by Peter & Lynn McIntosh Begs the Question "Is an Ipad, Kindle or Smart Phone a Safe Gift or a Potential Radiation Cancer Risk this Holiday Season?"
4. ‘A Subtle Addiction – Attacking the Y Generation’ the New Book by Peter and Lynn McIntosh Discusses Cell Phone Radiation - are Parents Nuking their Kids this Christmas?
5. Cell Phone Radiation Lawsuit Update: ICEMS Position Paper Supports Italian Supreme Court Ruling on Cell Phones and Brain Tumors, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
6. More U.S. Kids Get High-Radiation Scans, Study Says
7. Experts recommend closer scrutiny of radiation exposure from CT scans
8. Scatter radiation from mammography presents no cancer risk
9. Imaging facility develops successful radiation dose reduction program
10. Delaying radiation therapy after hysterectomy ups risk of uterine cancer recurrence
11. ASTRO: Deviating from radiation protocols increases risk of treatment failure and death
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/27/2014)... PA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 "It ... after going to the bathroom," said an inventor from ... effective way of performing this important hygienic task." He ... easy-to-use, patent-pending Fanny Wipe enables a user to wipe ... It ensures good hygiene and comfort, as well as ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... August 27, 2014 Discover Leadership Training ... and corporate transformation through their comprehensive leadership programs. As ... has unparalleled experience in the realm of outcome-focused and ... expertise in a new webinar series titled, “A Women’s ... The first of this two part webinar is titled, ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... CT (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... cyclists of all abilities to go the distance this ... Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. initiative, hosted ... and increase awareness of childhood cancer. September represents ... year’s Alex’s Million Mile, Inspira Marketing Group has teamed ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Crossing, PA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Time ... successfully launched its first-ever golf event! , With 80-degree ... for the Time To Play Golf (TTPGolf) Inaugural Outing. Around ... August 4th event, staged at the beautiful Heron Glen Golf ... with a bang and everyone seemed to be having a ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) affects an estimated 1 ... a number of health disorders and medical conditions. However, ... within the medical community. Many women are suffering from ... body fat around the waist area (truncal obesity), but ... by PCOS. , Awareness is the first step to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:InventHelp Client's Device Helps a User Wipe Thoroughly After Going to the Bathroom (HLW-1300) 2Health News:Barb Moses, Vice President of Discover Leadership Training, Announces New Webinar Titled, “A Women’s Guide to Making Her Life Story a Bestseller” 2Health News:Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Kicks Off Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. with Labor Day 5k Run in New York City’s Hudson River Park 2Health News:Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Kicks Off Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. with Labor Day 5k Run in New York City’s Hudson River Park 3Health News:Recap: Time To Play Golf Inaugural Golf Outing 2Health News:Houston 5k Supports Women With PCOS, Sponsored by Amerejuve MedSpa 2Health News:Houston 5k Supports Women With PCOS, Sponsored by Amerejuve MedSpa 3Health News:Houston 5k Supports Women With PCOS, Sponsored by Amerejuve MedSpa 4Health News:Houston 5k Supports Women With PCOS, Sponsored by Amerejuve MedSpa 5
... Medical Innovations, Inc. (Amex: IMA ), a ... solutions, announced today that it will attend the upcoming ... 15, 2009 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in ... Jon Russell, Vice President, Finance, will attend. Mr. ...
... Corporation (Nasdaq: BPUR ) announced today that ... stating that NASDAQ has again suspended enforcement of its ... listing, thereby extending the Company,s time in which to ... to resume on Monday, April 20, 2009. The Company ...
... Executive with Proven Ability to Develop Companies into ... Growth OpportunitiesFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 30 eDiets.com, ... provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy ... the company,s new President and CEO, effective immediately. ...
... didn,t halt women,s risk of developing disease , , TUESDAY, ... the supposed cancer-fighting powers of vitamins C and E, ... don,t prevent the disease in women. , And another ... new study found. , , "Simply taking antioxidant supplements ...
... had cancer as well as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, study finds ... in a gene previously found to help protect the lungs ... some inherited cases of a lethal lung disease affecting older ... the SFTPA2 gene have been found in families ...
... of adults and 19 percent of children taking chemotherapy drugs ... dose or experienced other mistakes involving their medications, according to ... professor of pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, ... Journal of Clinical Oncology . , "As cancer care ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations to Participate at JP Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 13, 2009 2Health News:Biopure Receives Extension of Time to Regain NASDAQ Listing Compliance 2Health News:eDiets.com(R) Appoints Kevin N. McGrath as President and CEO 2Health News:eDiets.com(R) Appoints Kevin N. McGrath as President and CEO 3Health News:Vitamins Fail to Prevent Cancer: Study 2Health News:Vitamins Fail to Prevent Cancer: Study 3Health News:Gene Mutation Tied to Inherited Fatal Lung Disease 2Health News:Errors involving medications common in outpatient cancer treatment 2
(Date:8/26/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the addition of ... to their offering. Cytomegalovirus retinitis is ... organism of this disease is cytomegalovirus, a herpes virus ... disease can lead to permanent blindness if left untreated. ... other eye if neglected. The virus is very commonly ...
(Date:8/26/2014)... 26, 2014 Research and Markets ... "Global Veterinary Diagnostics Market 2014-2018" report to ... various tests, which are used to detect diseases ... biomedical researchers are mainly availing these diagnostic services. ... Acid testing), immunodiagnostics, clinical chemistry, and hematology. These ...
(Date:8/26/2014)... , Aug. 26, 2014  Ethicon* is introducing ... address the unique challenges of bariatric procedures such as ... was made today at the 19th World Congress of ... Disorders (IFSO 2014), where Ethicon is featuring the new ... 45cm ENSEAL ® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer alongside ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Cytomegalovirus Retinitis Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Gilead Sciences, Hospira and Shire 2Global Cytomegalovirus Retinitis Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Gilead Sciences, Hospira and Shire 3Global Veterinary Diagnostics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abaxis, Heska, IDEXX Laboratories, Mindray Medical, VCA Antech and Zoetis 2Global Veterinary Diagnostics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abaxis, Heska, IDEXX Laboratories, Mindray Medical, VCA Antech and Zoetis 3Ethicon Expands Bariatric Surgery Portfolio; Unveils "Evidence Corner" At IFSO To Address Obesity And Metabolic Diseases 2Ethicon Expands Bariatric Surgery Portfolio; Unveils "Evidence Corner" At IFSO To Address Obesity And Metabolic Diseases 3Ethicon Expands Bariatric Surgery Portfolio; Unveils "Evidence Corner" At IFSO To Address Obesity And Metabolic Diseases 4Ethicon Expands Bariatric Surgery Portfolio; Unveils "Evidence Corner" At IFSO To Address Obesity And Metabolic Diseases 5Ethicon Expands Bariatric Surgery Portfolio; Unveils "Evidence Corner" At IFSO To Address Obesity And Metabolic Diseases 6
... 6, 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that ... available in its catalogue: ... Emerging Opportunities ... of small-scale electronics and sophisticated biocompatible ...
... Oct. 6, 2011 Reportlinker.com announces ... is available in its catalogue: ... and Market Forecasts to 2016 - ... Uptake of Novel Drugs in the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Continuous Glucose Monitors: Evolving Technology, Emerging Opportunities 2Continuous Glucose Monitors: Evolving Technology, Emerging Opportunities 3Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 2Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 3Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 4Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 5Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 6Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 7Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 8Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 9Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 10Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 11Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 12Women's Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets 13
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: