ivan brezovich uab radiation oncology

Professor Emeritus
Radiation Physics Education for Radiation Oncology Residents

Areas of Interest: 
Medical physics


Physical Address
Hazelrig Salter Radiation Oncology Center
1700 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Administrative Contact
Sunny Scott
205.975.7828
sscott@uabmc.edu

Research Interests

"An area of great interest to me is the effect of temperature on tumors and normal tissues. Currently, the potential of reducing the strong skin reactions frequently associated with radiotherapy by cooling the skin of the patient during treatment. Other areas of interest include brachytherapy, Sterotactic Radiosurgery, IMRT, and quality assurance."

Education and Postdoctoral Training

B.S.-Physics & Mathematics-University of Vienna, Austria, 1968
M.S.-Physics-University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1971
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)-Physics-University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1977

Awards / Honors

Elected To American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)-Board of Directors, 2009-2011
Outstanding Alumni Award-UAB School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, 2007
Fellow, American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO)
Fellow, American College of Medical Physics (ACMP)
Fellow, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)

Publications