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Dr. Vimoj Nair

Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy Clinical Research Fellow
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre

Brief Biography:

Vimoj J Nair MBBS MD PDCR DCA Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Calicut University Doctor of Medicine Radiotherapy MD University American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) HDR 2009 Fellow Neuro-oncology Fellowat Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai Cyberknife and Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy (SABR) Fellow Professional Diploma in Clinical Research (PDCR) Diploma in computer Applications (DCA) Summary of experience Dr Nair has over 6 years experience in radiation oncology and is the author of over 30 peer-reviewed scientific publications, conference papers and posters.He is a reviewer of over 7 international journals and serves in the editorial board of World Journal of Radiology. He graduated from Calicut university in 2003, and has completed his residency in radiation oncology from Pt. B.D.Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak, India. He completed his brachytherapy specialisation at Texas Cancer Clinic, San Antonio, USA in 2009. He has done his Neuro-oncology fellowship from the prestigious Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India and is currently pursuing his fellowship training specialising in robotic stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (CyberKnife). He also has a Professional Diploma in Clinical Research (PDCR) and a Diploma in Computer Applications (DCA).

Academic positions:

Cyberknife and Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) Fellow

Research interests:

Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT), Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS), Neuro-oncology, GI and Hepato-Biliary tumors, Lung and other thoracic malignancies Brachytherapy Functional Imaging in oncology Medical Physics

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