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Paul Okunieff, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Fax: (585) 275-1531

Office: (585) 275-5575

Credentials

Specialties

  • Therapeutic Radiology - American Board of Radiology

Education

1978
BS | Mass Inst Technology
Electrical Engineering

1978
BS | Mass Inst Technology
Biological Science

1982
MD | Harvard Medical School
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

1982 - 1983
Internship in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital

1983 - 1986
Residency in at Massachusetts General Hospital

1986 - 1987
Fellowship in Radiation Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital

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Awards

2007
Rubin-Mitchell Teaching Award
Location: University of Rochester Department of Radiation Oncology

2001
Davey Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions to Cancer Research
Sponsor: James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester
Location: Rochester, NY

1998
International Del Regato Conference
Location: Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester NY

1991
Melvin H. Knisely Award
Sponsor: International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue
Location: Curacau, Netherlands Antilles

1990
USNC/UICC Travel Grant Award
Sponsor: UICC Meeting
Location: Hamburg, Germany

1989
Basic Science Travel Grant
Sponsor: American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
Location: San Francisco, CA

1988
Young Investigator Travel Award
Sponsor: VIth International Meeting on Chemical Modifiers of Cancer Treat
Location: Paris, France

1987
Young Oncologist Essay Award
Sponsor: American Radium Society
Location: London, England

1987
American College of Radiology Travel Award
Sponsor: First Conference on Predictors of Cancer Treatment Response
Location: Banff, Canada

1986 - 1987
Clinical Fellowship Award
Sponsor: American Cancer Society

1986
Alumni Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Massachusetts General Hospital

1985 - 1986
Clinical Fellowship Award
Sponsor: American Cancer Society

1978
Essay Award
Sponsor: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
Location: Boston, MA

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Publications

Journal Articles

10/2009
Chawla S, Abu-Aita R, Philip A, Lundquist T, Okunieff P, Milano MT. "Stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal metastases: case report and review of treatment options." Bone.. 2009 Oct 0; 45(4):817-21. Epub 2009 Jun 18.

9/15/2009
Okunieff P, Kachnic LA, Constine LS, Fuller CD, Gaspar LE, Hayes DF, Hooks J, Ling C, Meyskens FL, Philip PA, Raben D, Smalley SR, Swanson GP, Teicher BA, Thomas CR, Vikram B, Zelefsky MJ, Baker LH. "Report from the Radiation Therapy Committee of the Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG): Research Objectives Workshop 2008." Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.. 2009 Sep 15; 15(18):5663-70. Epub 2009 Sep 01.

9/1/2009
Chawla S, Chen Y, Katz AW, Muhs AG, Philip A, Okunieff P, Milano MT. "Stereotactic body radiotherapy for treatment of adrenal metastases." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics.. 2009 Sep 1; 75(1):71-5. Epub 2009 Feb 26.

Books & Chapters

2006
Chapter Title: Fusion Positron Emission Tomography and Computed tomography in Oncology
Book Title: Body CT Secrets
Author List: Basu A, Strang JG.
Edited By: Strang JG, Dogra V
Published By: Mosby Publishing2006 in Philadelphia, PA

1999
Chapter Title: Radiation inhibition vs. induction of vascular restenosis: the role of the monocyte-derived macrophage.
Book Title: Vascular Brachytherapy
Author List: Rubin P, Williams J, Finkelstein J, Pomerantz R, Okunieff P.
Edited By: Waksman R
Published By: Futura Publishing1999 in Armonk, NY

1995
Chapter Title: 31P-NMR studies of hyperthermia with radiation and other non-surgical therapies.
Book Title: Hyperthermic Oncology
Author List: Okunieff P, Pardo F.
Edited By: Gerner E, Cetas T
Published By: DON'T KNOW1995

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