Joost Verburg, PhD

Resident
verburg
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Medical physics resident, Harvard Medical Physics Residency Program

Research

Project lead, prompt gamma-ray spectroscopy for proton range verification.

Education

  • PhD in Physics, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, 2015.
  • MSc in Applied Physics, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, 2011.
  • BSc in Applied Physics, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, 2009.

Honors

  • Winter Institute of Medical Physics 2017, early career award.
  • AAPM Annual Meeting 2016, science council selection.
  • AAPM Annual Meeting 2015, third place young investigator award.
  • Roberts Prize finalist 2014. One of five nominees for the best paper published in Physics in Medicine and Biology in 2014.
  • IEEE Medical Imaging Conference 2014, second place student paper award.
  • Physics in Medicine and Biology, Highlights of 2014: Proton range verification through prompt gamma-ray spectroscopy.

Dissertation

Reducing Range Uncertainty in Proton Therapy (2015)

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Publications