S. Young Jang, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
  • Medical Physicist, UPMC CancerCenter

I provide medical physics support at UPMC Shadyside. I am actively involved in medical physics resident teaching. My research interests include multi-target single isocenter stereotactic radiotherapy and dosimetric comparison between CyberKnife MLC and cone/Iris collimators.

Teaching Activities:

Mentoring for two medical physics residents

Representative Publications

S. Jang, R. Lalonde, C. Ozhasoglu, S. Burton, D. Heron, M. S. Huq, “Dosimetric comparison between cone/Iris-based and InCise MLC-based CyberKnife plans for single and multiple brain metastases”, in press, JACMP

N Nguyen, Siyoung Jang, Jacqueline Vock, Vincent Vinh-Hung, Alexender Chi, Paul Vos et al.., Feasibility of intensity-modulated and image-guided radiotherapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer, BMC Cancer 2014;14:265