James Tanyi, PhD

jtanyiStaff Title:

Clinical Associate Professor


Radiation Medicine


Therapeutic Radiation Physics


PhD: Medical Physics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Graduate Program in Radiological Sciences, 2005
MSE: Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Sciences, University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School, 2002

Research Interests:

Studying the utility of diffusion-weighted MRI in predicting therapeutic effecacy in head & neck cancers


Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy-guided Fiducial Markers for Lung Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy: Analysis of Safety, Feasibility, and Interfraction Stability
Nabavizadeh N, Zhang J, Elliott DA, Tanyi JA, Thomas CR Jr, Fuss M, Deffebach M.

Honors and Awards:

2004, AAPM Travel Award
2002, NSF-Rackham Engineering Award