Junell Lab

Junell Lab

Stephanie Junell, Ph.D., DABR   is an assistant professor with the Department of Radiation Medicine and Division of Radiation Physics.  She received her doctorate and master’s degrees from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and bachelor’s from Oregon State University. She completed her graduate research in the University of Wisconsin’s accredited dosimetry calibration laboratory. Following graduate school, she completed her residency training at Oregon Health and Science University.

  • Enhancing workflow in radiation oncology
  • FMEA/Incident Reporting
  • Detector evaluation for commissioning of Linear Accelerators and derivation of small field correction factors
  • MHC-matched, allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in non-human primates


Viral opportunistic infections in Mauritian cynomolgus macaques undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation mirror human transplant infectious disease complications.
H. Wu, W. Weber, C. Shriver‐Munsch, T.Swanson, M. Northrup, H. Price, K. Armantrout, M. Robertson‐LeVay, J. Reed, K. Bateman, E. Mahyari, A.Thomas, S. Junell, T. Hobbs, L. Martin, R. MacAllister, B. Bimber, M. Slifka, A. Legasse, C. Moats, M. Axthelm, J. Smedley, A. Lewis, L. Colgin, G. Meyers, R. Maziarz, B. Burwitz, J. Stanton, J. Sacha   Xenotransplantation vol. 27,4 (2020): e12578. doi:10.1111/xen.12578

Allogeneic stem cell transplantation in fully MHC-matched Mauritian cynomolgus macaques recapitulates diverse human clinical outcomes.
B. Burwitz, H. Wu, S. Abdulhaqq, C. Shriver-Munsch, T. Swanson, A. Legasse, K. Hammond, S.Junell, J. Reed, B. Bimber, J. Greene, G. Webb, M. Northrup, W. Laub, P. Kievit, R. MacAllister, M. Axthelm, R. Ducore, A. Lewis, L. Colgin, T. Hobbs, L. Martin, B. Ferguson, C. Thomas Jr., A. Panoskaltsis-Mortari, G. Meyers, J. Stanton, R. Maziarz, J. Sacha "" Nature communications vol. 8,1 1418. 10 Nov. 2017, doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01631-z

Improving Efficiency and Patient Safety with On-Time Quality Assurance Prior to Radiation Treatment.
S. Brown, B. Agrimson, J. Price, S. Junell, W. Laub, J.J. Jaboin . International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics,Volume 99, Issue 2, Supplement, 2017 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.06.1918

Enhancing treatment planning workflow in radiation oncology.
A. Khudanyan, JJ Jaboin , B. Agrimson, S. Brown, W. Laub, J. Price, S. Junell, J Hanson, D Ryan, J Ruocco, CR Thomas. " Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2017 35:8_suppl, 84-84 DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2017.35.8_suppl.84

The Response of TLD-100 in Mixed Fields of Photons and Electrons
M. Lawless, S. Junell, C. Hammer, and L. DeWerd Medical physics vol. 40,1 (2013): 012103. doi:10.1118/1.4773030

Small field dosimetric measurements with TLD-100, alanine and ionization chambers: Preliminary measurements
S. Junell, L. DeWerd, S. Huq, J. Novotny, Jr., M. Quader, M.F. Desrosiers, G. Bednarz. “” Standards, applications and quality assurance in medical radiation dosimetry (IDOS), VOL 1. 2011. Vienna. p 219-234