Lectures from recent & current courses taught by various experts in the individual topics are posted below. While some effort has been made to cite data from published work, please note that references are missing occasionally. As most of the primary information is cited correctly in the Hall & Giaccia text, please refer to it to obtain primary references in many cases.
Radiation Biology for Radiation Oncologists
Molecular Biology – Techniques and Concepts
Signaling Pathways Impacting Radiation Sensitivity.
Mechanics of Cell Death and Cell Fate
Hereditary Effects of Radiation
DNA Repair Mechanisms
Introduction to Molecular Cancer Biology
Tumor Vasculature & Hypoxic Environment
Introduction to Radiation Biology
Radiation-induced Chromosomal Damage
Cell, Tissue & Tumor Kinetics in XRT
LET, RBE and a/ß Ratios.
Normal Tissue Responses in XRT
Total Body Irradiation
Time, Dose & Fractionation
Radiosensitizers, Bioreductive drugs, Radioprotectors.
Chemotherapeutic agents and radiation therapy
Low dose radiation
Hyperthermia, Therapeutic targets and novel strategies
Radiation Exposure & Protection
The Tumor Microenvironment & Angiogenesis: Relationship to Solid Tumor Progression
Genetic Screening and Expression Vector Design Lectures. Research Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology.
XRT & Target Development
Radiation Therapy & Molecular Target Development
Choosing an Academic Career
Choosing an Academic Career - Out of the Frying Pan & into the Fire.