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Yan Yu
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Thomas Jefferson University



 
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Specialty:
Cancer Biology
 
Presented at Events Covering:
Oncology
 
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oncology
 
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BSN Rank: 149 / 3811 (What's this?)
Accomplish Score: 1193
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Speaking/Presenting-Abstract/Poster at Mtg: 14 (182 / 0)
  • 3-Jun-98 (2009)
  • 18-Jun-98 (2009)
  • May 26-27, 1998 (2009)
 
Honors and Awards: 6 (60 / 0)
  • Fellow, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (2008)
  • George Cassarett Excellence in Translational Research Award, University of Rochester, (1997 - 2004)
  • IAU Travel Award (1991)
 
Clinical Trial Activity: 4 (36 / 0)
  • Description of clinical trial (2009)
  • Acceptance testing, commissioning and routine QA of linear accelerators, CT, simulator, HDR remote afterloaders, treatment planning systems. Maintain calibration standards and NIST-traceable dosimeter systems. Manage QA documentation and participate in audits. Perform chart checks and final treatment sign-off. Oversee high dose rate brachytherapy (Nucletron mHDR) including APBI with MammoSite and interstitial implants, prostate seed implantation (intraoperative planning), intravascular brachytherapy (2009)
  • liver microsphere radiation therapy (2009)
 
Grant Support: 14 (126 / 0)
  • Principal Investigator (2009)
  • Orthogonal compound ultrasound for cancer detection and therapies” ($393,750), P.I. Major goal: To develop methodologies and system components for dual-scan 3D orthogonal compound ultrasound for prostate brachytherapy applications. (2004 - 2009)
  • SCOUT Center Grant (U54) Planning/Submission (2008)
 
Patents Pending: 3 (24 / 0)
  • Prostate Implant Planning Engine for Radiotherapy (2009)
  • Identification and Quantification of Needle Displacement Departures from Treatment Plan (2009)
  • Automatic Segmentation of Prostate, Rectum and Urethra in Ultrasound Imaging”, (2009)
 
Journal - Editor/Reviewer: 12 (84 / 0)
  • Medical Physics (2009 - 2009)
  • International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics (2009 - 2009)
  • Grant reviewer for: NIH (R01, R21, R33, R43, R44, S10, F31, Special Emphasis Panel on Diagnostic imaging and guided therapy in prostate cancer), Department of Energy, Canadian/Provincial, U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation (2009)
 
Peer Reviewed Papers, Books, Chapters: 90 (540 / 0)
  • Needle Steering Modeling (2009)
  • n/a (2009)
  • Brachytherapy Needle Insertion: an in Vivo Data Analysis, (2009)
 
Pre/Non Reviewed Papers, Proceedings: 26 (104 / 0)
  • Parameter Optimization for Brachytherapy Robotic Needle Insertion and Seed Deposition (2008)
  • Innovative Instrumentation for Resonant Cancer Theranostics (2008)
  • Calibration of Image-guided Robotic System for Prostate Brachytherapy”, Medical Physics, Vol.35, No.6, AAPM Annual Meeting (2008)
 
Membership in Professional Societies: 12 (36 / 0)
  • Radiation Research Society (2006 - Present)
  • Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (2009)
  • American Association of Physicists in Medicine (2006 - 2009)
 
White Papers: 0 (0 / 0)
 
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