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Elisabeth Weiss, M.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Developmental Therapeutics

Department affiliations

Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine

Education

PhD, University in Wuerzburg, Germany (1990)

Research description

My research is multifaceted: 1) Investigate radiomics and machine learning to identify imaging-based biomarkers for the prediction of radiation-related lung toxicity, 2) Develop automated lung cancer delineation for radiotherapy planning using machine learning and radiomics, 3) Investigate early predictors of radiation-related cardiac toxicity using cardiopulmonary fitness, blood markers and cardiac MRI, and 4) Study the effect of diabetes on radiation-related sequelae.

Disease focus of research

Respiratory/lung

Research keywords

Bioinformatics,Cancer therapy toxicities,Cardiotoxicity,Imaging,Radiotherapy

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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Contact information

Email: elisabeth.weiss@vcuhealth.org

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