Reid F. ThompsonM.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Radiation Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, School of Medicine


  • Cancer

Special focus on

  • Melanoma
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Skin Cancer

I see patients at


Dr. Reid Thompson specializes in treating melanoma and other skin cancers using radiotherapy, often in combination with other agents such as immunotherapy.

Dr. Thompson conducts melanoma clinical trials, employing computational biology. His research is broadly devoted to the field of “precision medicine,” with the goal being to enable individualization of therapy based on personalized genomics.


  • M.D., 2011, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Ph.D., 2011, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, 2016


  • English
  • French

Memberships and associations

  • American Society for Radiation Oncology