JW Snider UAB Radiation Oncology Proton TherapyAssociate Professor
Associate Director of Proton Therapy Development, Research and Education

Areas of Interest:
Proton Therapy, Head & Neck, Sarcoma


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

Administrative Contact
Gerquina Young
205.934.0890
younggd@uab.edu

Education and Postdoctoral Training

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Blount Undergraduate Initiative
The University of Alabama; Tuscaloosa, AL
Bachelor of Science in Medicine and the Mind (New College), Classics
The University of Alabama; Tuscaloosa, AL
M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine; Washington, DC
Transitional Year, MedStar Georgetown University / INOVA Fairfax Hospitals; Washington, DC
Research/Clinical Fellow, Paul Scherrer Institute; Villigen, Canton of Aargau, Switzerland
Radiation Oncology Residency, University of Maryland Medical Center; Baltimore, MD

Awards and Honors

Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Research Award, University of Maryland Medical Center
H.E.R.O. Healthcare Excellence in Radiation Oncology Award Nominee, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland Medical Center
Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium, Scholar Award
Chief Resident, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland Medical Center
Paul Scherrer Institute Research/Clinical Fellowship, Clinical Case Review Presenter, Paul Scherrer Institute, Invited lecturer
International Congress for Hyperthermic Oncology, New Investigator Award
The Radiosurgery Society BEST Medical Fellowship Grant – Grand Prize “Preoperative Partial Breast Irradiation with a Novel Breast-Specific Stereotactic Radiotherapy (BSRT) Device: Projected Improvements in Cosmetic Outcomes over Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT).”
Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, Radiological Society of North America

Publications