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Hui Zhao, Ph.D., DABR

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments: Radiation Oncology - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Academic Office Information

hui.zhao@hci.utah.edu

Board Certification

  • American Board of Radiology (Radiation Oncology)

Research Interests

  • Radiosurgery
  • Radiotherapy
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Surface Imaging (VisionRT and HumediQ)
  • CT-on-Rails
  • kV and MV Cone-Beam CT
  • Ultrasound (Clarity and BAT)
  • Calypso
  • Intra- and Inter-fractional Tumor Motion
  • Adaptive Radiation Therapy
  • Gated Delivery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

Hui Zhao, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Utah and a medical physicist at Huntsman Cancer Hospital (HCH).

Dr. Zhao specializes in the physics of image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), surface-guided radiation therapy (SGRT), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), high dose rate brachytherapy (HDR), and low dose rate brachytherapy (LDR).

Dr. Zhao obtained her B.S. degree in Modern Physics from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). She received a Ph.D. in Medical Physics from University of Wisconsin – Madison in 2005. Dr. Zhao is an active member of American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).

Before joining HCH, Dr. Zhao completed a residency in clinical radiation oncology physics in the Radiation Oncology Department of Washington University in St. Louis. Her clinical and research interests include image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), surface-guided radiation therapy (SGRT), and adaptive radiation therapy.

Education History

Postdoctoral Fellowship University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Medical Physics
Postdoctoral Fellow
Residency Washington University in St. Louis
Radiation Oncology Physics
Resident
Doctoral Training University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Medical Physics
Ph.D.
Graduate Training University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Medical Physics
M.S.
Undergraduate University of Science and Technology of China
Modern Physics
B.S.

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