Marina Olivares


RECENT APPOINTMENTS: Assistant Professor, Medical Physics Unit Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Medical Physicist, Department of Medical Physics McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

EDUCATION: Degree University Graduation Year B.Sc. Madrid University 1968 M.Sc. University of Saskatchewan 1973

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS: Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine: Fellow (FCCPM)

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS: Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine (CCPM) Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Association Quebecoise des Physiciens Medicaux Cliniques (AQPMC) Association des Physiciens et Ingenieurs Biomedicaux du Quebec (APIBQ)

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Secretary: Local Arrangements Committee, 44th annual AAPM meeting, Montreal, Quebec, July 14-18, 2002

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS: 38 peer-reviewed articles; 20 conference proceedings; 2 invited presentations (presenter: 2, coauthor: 0); 45 published abstracts; 13 poster presentations; and 70 presentations at national or international conferences (presenter: 14, coauthor: 56).

RESEARCH TOPICS: Electron arc therapy and stereotactic radiosurgery.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS: M. Olivares, F. DeBlois, E.B. Podgorsak et al., Electron fluence correction factors for various materials in clinical electron beams, Med. Phys. 28 (8), 1727-34 (2001). R. Doucet, M. Olivares, F. DeBlois, E.B. Podgorsak, I. Kawrakow, J.P. Seuntjens, Comparison of measured and Monte Carlo calculated dose distributions in inhomogeneous phantoms in clinical electron beams, Phys. Med. Biol. 48 (15), 2339 (2003).

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