Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories

The Joseph Deasy Lab

Research

Joseph O. Deasy, PhD
Joseph O. Deasy, PhD
Chair, Department of Medical Physics; Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Physics

I am an attending physicist with expertise in applying statistical modeling to the analysis of large, complex datasets in order to understand the relationship between treatment, patient, and disease characteristics and the probability of local control and normal tissue toxicity. My group’s research has focused specifically on algorithms that can be used to optimize treatment planning dose-distribution characteristics (calculating the best way to deliver increased radiation to the tumor while reducing radiation to surrounding tissue) and modeling the probability of treatment success (tumor eradication) and normal tissue complications as the radiation dose distribution varies.

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The Joseph Deasy Lab

Left to right: Areli Zuniga, Jung Hun Oh, Aditya Apte, Ellen Huang, Ziad Saleh, Ya Wang, Joseph Deasy.

People

Joseph O. Deasy, PhD

Joseph O. Deasy, PhD

Chair, Department of Medical Physics; Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Physics

  • Medical Physics Department Chair Joseph Deasy focuses on integration and analysis of dose, imaging, and molecular data to predict outcomes and guide personalized treatments.
  • Ph.D. Physics and Astronomy, University of Kentucky, Fellowship in Medical Physics at University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Email Address
212-639-8413
Office Phone

Members

Aditya P. Apte

Senior Programmer, Analyst

Jung Hun Oh

Assistant Attending

Ya (Amy) Wang

Senior Analyst, Project Management

Areli Zuniga

Graduate Student

Lab Alumni
Ziad Saleh

Research Fellow

Lab Affilations

Achievements

  • Fellow, American Association of Medical Physicists

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Joseph O. Deasy discloses the following relationships and financial interests:

  • Paige.AI, Inc.
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