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Professor of Radiation Oncology
Department: Radiation Oncology
Phone: +1 401 444 3198
Research SummaryError prevention software applications are being developed for a ROMPeR (Radiation Oncology & Medical Physics e-Rover) mobile smartphone system. ROMPeR is designed to provide legally compliant, “anytime-anywhere” transmission of instructions, check-lists, anatomical images and rapid information exchange to validate CT-simulator scans, computer-based treatment planning data and treatment delivery set-ups.
Past or Present Projects Available:The application of smartphone and handheld tablet technology to ensure performance excellence in cancer care.
"ROMPeR - A Clinical Smartphone System to Support Radiation Oncology Performance Excellence + Undergraduate student research assistant funded in summer 2011 with the potential for financial support available in the future."