William Barrett

William L Barrett

Director, UC Cancer Institute Medical Director, UC Barrett Cancer Center Professor & Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology

Education

Bachelor's Degree, University of Virginia 1982 (Arts)

Medical Degree, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 1987

Residency, University Hospital 1991 (Radiation Oncology)

Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 1982 (Brachytherapy)

Internship, University Hospital 1988 (General Surgery)

Positions and Work Experience

2010 -To Present Medical Director, UC Barrett Cancer Center, UC Health / University Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

09-2008 -To Present Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

2008 -To Present Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

2007 -To Present Associate Director, Cincinnati Cancer Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

2006 -2008 Director, Radiation Oncology Residency Program , University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati OH

06-2004 -08-2008 Associate Professor, Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology , University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

2002 -To Present Associate Director for Education and Community Outreach, UC Health / University Hospital Barrett Cancer Center, Cincinnati, OH

2002 -To Present Board Member, Precision Radiotherapy Inc., University Pointe, West Chester, OH

1999 -2008 Director, Division of Radiation Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Cincinnati, OH

06-1994 -05-2004 Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology , Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

09-1992 -05-2004 Assistant Professor, Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology , University of Cincinnati College of Medicine,

Research and Practice Interests

Radiation Oncology, Cancer, Oncology, Head & Neck Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Brachytherapy

Clinical Focus

Radiation Oncology

Specialities

Radiation Oncology

Certifications

American Board of Radiology (Radiation Oncology)

06/04/1992

Research Support

Grant: #RPR-13 / AVENTIS-03-A0-S0-E0 Investigators:Barrett, William 02-07-2000 -12-31-2003 Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Pharmaceuticals Role of Docetaxel (Taxotere) as a Radiosensitizer in Prostate Cancer - An In-Vitro Study Role:PI $20,000.00 Closed Level:Industry

Grant: #415810 / DE-AC05-76RL01830 Investigators:Barrett, William; Greis, Kenneth; Lamba, Michael 06-22-2018 -04-30-2020 Department of Energy Ceium Irradiator Replacement Program - University of Cincinnati Proposal Number 463974 Role:Collaborator $203,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Mierzwa, Michelle L; Barrett, William L; Redmond, Kevin; Shirazi, Reza; Kastl, Ali; Kumar, Nitin; Buncher, Ralph (2008. ) Randomized trial to assess the efficacy of intraoperative steroid use in decreasing acute urinary retention after transperineal radioactive iodine-125 implantation for prostate cancer.Cancer, , 113 (9 ) ,2605-9

Mierzwa, Michelle L; McCluskey, Connie M; Barrett, William L; Lowy, Andrew; Sussman, Jeffrey; Sorger, Joel (2007. ) Interstitial brachytherapy for soft tissue sarcoma: A single institution experience.Brachytherapy, , 6 (4 ) ,298-303

Mishra, Mark V; Shirazi, Reza; Barrett, William L (2007. ) Incidence and clinical course of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis after iodine-125 prostate brachytherapy .Clinical genitourinary cancer, , 5 (6 ) ,397-400

Augsburger, James J; Schneider, Susan; Narayana, Ashwatha; Breneman, John C; Aron, Bernard S; Barrett, William L; Trichopoulos, Nikolaos (2004. ) Plaque radiotherapy for choroidal and ciliochoroidal melanomas with limited nodular extrascleral extension .Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d, , 39 (4 ) ,380-7

Gleich, Lyon L; Ryzenman, John; Gluckman, Jack L; Wilson, Keith M; Barrett, William L; Redmond, Kevin P (2004. ) Recurrent advanced (T3 or T4) head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: is salvage possible?.Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, , 130 (1 ) ,35-8

Barrett, William L; Gluckman, Jack L; Wilson, Keith M; Gleich, Lyon L (2004. ) A comparison of treatments of squamous cell carcinoma of the base of tongue: surgical resection combined with external radiation therapy, external radiation therapy alone, and external radiation therapy combined with interstitial radiation.Brachytherapy, , 3 (4 ) ,240-5

Barrett, William L; Kassing, William M; Shirazi, Reza (2004. ) Efficacy of brachytherapy for prostate cancer in African Americans compared with Caucasians.Brachytherapy, , 3 (1 ) ,30-3

Slate, Lawrence J; Elson, Howard R; Lamba, Michael A S; Kassing, William M; Soldano, Michael; Barrett, William L (2004. ) A Monte Carlo brachytherapy study for dose distribution prediction in an inhomogeneous medium.Medical dosimetry : official journal of the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists, , 29 (4 ) ,271-8

Mierzwa, Michelle L; Barrett, William L; Gluckman, Jack L (2003. ) Radiation therapy for recurrent orbital hemangioma.Head & neck, , 25 (5 ) ,412-5

Gleich, Lyon L; Collins, C Michael; Gartside, Peter S; Gluckman, Jack L; Barrett, William L; Wilson, Keith M; Biddinger, Paul W; Redmond, Kevin P (2003. ) Therapeutic decision making in stages III and IV head and neck squamous cell carcinoma .Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, , 129 (1 ) ,26-35

Barrett, William L; Gleich, Lyon; Wilson, Keith; Gluckman, Jack (2002. ) Organ preservation with interstitial radiation for base of tongue cancer .American journal of clinical oncology, , 25 (5 ) ,485-8

Robertson, M L; Gleich, L L; Barrett, W L; Gluckman, J L (2001. ) Base-of-tongue cancer: survival, function, and quality of life after external-beam irradiation and brachytherapy.The Laryngoscope, , 111 (8 ) ,1362-5

Barrett, W L; Aron, B S; Breneman, J C; Narayana, A; Redmond, K P (2001. ) Clinical oncology clerkship for third-year medical students .Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education, , 16 (4 ) ,182-4

Campbell, A C; Gleich, L L; Barrett, W L; Gluckman, J L (1999. ) Cancerous seeding of the tracheotomy site in patients with upper aerodigestive tract squamous cell carcinoma.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, , 120 (4 ) ,601-3

Barrett, W L; Gluckman, J L; Aron, B S (1997. ) Safety of radiating jejunal interposition grafts in head and neck cancer .American journal of clinical oncology, , 20 (6 ) ,609-12

Barrett, W L; First, M R; Aron, B S; Penn, I (1993. ) Clinical course of malignancies in renal transplant recipients .Cancer, , 72 (7 ) ,2186-9

McFadden, D W; Kelley, D J; Sigmund, D A; Barrett, W L; Dickson, B; Aron, B S (1992. ) Embryonal sarcoma of the liver in an adult treated with preoperative chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and hepatic lobectomy .Cancer, , 69 (1 ) ,39-44

Barrett WL, Hertzfeld KE. (2010. ) Undetectable PSA level following prostate brachytherapy: An apples-to-apples comparison with radical prostatectomy. .UroToday: International Journal of Urologic Oncology 3(2)., , 3 (2 ) ,

Barrett WL, Breneman JC, Lavigne R, Redmond K, Elson H, Lamba M. (2011. ) Tribute to Dr. Bernard S. Aron. .Int. J. Radiation Oncology Biol. Phys., , 78 (2 ) ,323-324

Coombs C, Barrett WL, Hertzfeld KE. (2012. ) Outcomes in Transplant Patients Undergoing Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer. .Am J Clin Oncol , , 35 (1 ) ,40-44

pater LE, Hart KW, Blonigen BJ, Lindsell CJ, Barrett WL. (2012. ) Relationship between prostate-specific antigen, age and body mass index in a prostate cancer screening population. .Am J Clin Oncol , , 35 (5 ) ,490-492

Hentz C, Barrett WL. (2014. ) Efficacy and Morbidity of Temporary I-125 Brachtherapy in Pediatric Rhabdomyosarcomas. .Brachytherapy , , 13 ,196-202

Marwaha G, Barrett WL. (2014. ) Stage III and IV head and neck cancer: Does everyone need chemotherapy? . Int. J. Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, , 3 ,26-28

Fakhry, Carole; Zhang, Qiang; Gillison, Maura L; Nguyen-Tân, Phuc Felix; Rosenthal, David I; Weber, Randal S; Lambert, Louise; Trotti, Andy M; Barrett, William L; Thorstad, Wade L; Yom, Sue S; Wong, Stuart J; Ridge, John A; Rao, Shyam S D; Spencer, Sharon; Fortin, Andre; Raben, David; Harris, Jonathan; Le, Quynh-Thu (2019. ) Validation of NRG oncology/RTOG-0129 risk groups for HPV-positive and HPV-negative oropharyngeal squamous cell cancer: Implications for risk-based therapeutic intensity trials.Cancer, , 125 (12 ) ,2027-2038

Davis, Harold W; Vallabhapurapu, Subrahmanya D; Chu, Zhengtao; Vallabhapurapu, Swarajya L; Franco, Robert S; Mierzwa, Michelle; Kassing, William; Barrett, William L; Qi, Xiaoyang (2019. ) Enhanced phosphatidylserine-selective cancer therapy with irradiation and SapC-DOPS nanovesicles.Oncotarget, , 10 (8 ) ,856-868

Eckman MH, Ying J, Hertzfeld K, Kumar N, Barrett WL. (2010. ) Longitudinal Analysis of Genitourinary and Bowel Symptoms in Prostate Cancer Patients Following Brachytherapy .Am J Clin Oncol , , 33 (1 ) ,1 --10

Fakhry, Carole; Nguyen-Tân, Phuc Felix; Lambert, Louise; Rosenthal, David I; Weber, Randal S; Gillison, Maura L; Trotti, Andy M; Barrett, William L; Thorstad, Wade L; Jones, Christopher U; Yom, Sue S; Wong, Stuart J; Ridge, John A; Rao, Shyam S D; Bonner, James A; Vigneault, Eric; Raben, David; Kudrimoti, Mahesh R; Harris, Jonathan; Le, Quynh-Thu (2018. ) In Regard to Bossi et al.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 102 (3 ) ,669-670

Barrett WL, Hertzfeld KE. (2010. ) Undetectable PSA level following prostate brachytherapy: An apples-to-apples comparison with radical prostatectomy. .Uro Today, ,

Fakhry, Carole; Zhang, Qiang; Nguyen-Tân, Phuc Felix; Rosenthal, David I; Weber, Randal S; Lambert, Louise; Trotti, Andy M; Barrett, William L; Thorstad, Wade L; Jones, Christopher U; Yom, Sue S; Wong, Stuart J; Ridge, John A; Rao, Shyam S D; Bonner, James A; Vigneault, Eric; Raben, David; Kudrimoti, Mahesh R; Harris, Jonathan; Le, Quynh-Thu; Gillison, Maura L (2017. ) Development and Validation of Nomograms Predictive of Overall and Progression-Free Survival in Patients With Oropharyngeal Cancer.Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, , 35 (36 ) ,4057-4065

Pater, Luke E; Hart, Kimberly W; Blonigen, Brian J; Lindsell, Christopher J; Barrett, William L (2012. ) Relationship between prostate-specific antigen, age, and body mass index in a prostate cancer screening population.American journal of clinical oncology, , 35 (5 ) ,490-2

Adamson, P; Auty, D J; Ayres, D S; Backhouse, C; Barr, G; Barrett, W L; Bishai, M; Blake, A; Bock, G J; Boehnlein, D J; Bogert, D; Bower, C; Budd, S; Cavanaugh, S; Cherdack, D; Childress, S; Choudhary, B C; Coelho, J A B; Cobb, J H; Coleman, S J; Corwin, L; Cravens, J P; Cronin-Hennessy, D; Danko, I Z; de Jong, J K; Devenish, N E; Diwan, M V; Dorman, M; Escobar, C O; Evans, J J; Falk, E; Feldman, G J; Frohne, M V; Gallagher, H R; Gomes, R A; Goodman, M C; Gouffon, P; Gran, R; Grant, N; Grzelak, K; Habig, A; Harris, D; Harris, P G; Hartnell, J; Hatcher, R; Himmel, A; Holin, A; Huang, X; Hylen, J; Ilic, J; Irwin, G M; Isvan, Z; Jaffe, D E; James, C; Jensen, D; Kafka, T; Kasahara, S M S; Koizumi, G; Kopp, S; Kordosky, M; Krahn, Z; Kreymer, A; Lang, K; Lefeuvre, G; Ling, J; Litchfield, P J; Loiacono, L; Lucas, P; Mann, W A; Marshak, M L; Mayer, N; McGowan, A M; Mehdiyev, R; Meier, J R; Messier, M D; Michael, D G; Miller, J L; Miller, W H; Mishra, S R; Mitchell, J; Moore, C D; Mualem, L; Mufson, S; Musser, J; Naples, D; Nelson, J K; Newman, H B; Nichol, R J; Oliver, W P; Orchanian, M; Paley, J; Patterson, R B; Patzak, T; Pawloski, G; Pearce, G F; Pittam, R; Plunkett, R K; Ratchford, J; Raufer, T M; Rebel, B; Rodrigues, P A; Rosenfeld, C; Rubin, H A; Ryabov, V A; Sanchez, M C; Saoulidou, N; Schneps, J; Schreiner, P; Semenov, V K; Shanahan, P; Smart, W; Sousa, A; Strait, M; Tagg, N; Talaga, R L; Thomas, J; Thomson, M A; Tinti, G; Toner, R; Tzanakos, G; Urheim, J; Vahle, P; Viren, B; Weber, A; Webb, R C; White, C; Whitehead, L; Wojcicki, S G; Wright, D M; Yang, T; Zois, M; Zwaska, R (2010. ) Search for Lorentz invariance and CPT violation with the MINOS far detector. Physical review letters, , 105 (15 ) ,151601

Eckman MH, Ying J, Hertzfeld K, Kumar N, Barrett WL. (02-2010. ) Longitudinal Analysis of Genitourinary and Bowel Symptoms in Prostate Cancer Patients Following Brachytherapy. Am J Clin Oncol 2010 , , 33 (1 ) ,1-10

Honors and Awards

2011 -2012 Best Doctors in America® Includes the nation’s most respected specialists and outstanding primary care physicians. Selected by peers

2010 Finalist for Jefferson Award for Public Service Cincinnati Rotary Club Status:Nomination Level:National Type:Recognition

2011 Best Doctors, Recognition by Peers Also in previous years: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2000, 1998 Cincinnati Magazine Status:Recipient Level:Regional Type:Recognition

2009 Health Care Hero, Finalist in Community Category Cincinnati Business Courier Status:Nomination Level:Regional

2009 Honoree, Ninth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. “Keep the Dream Alive” Award Ceremony , St. Mark’s Church, Cincinnati, Ohio Status:Recipient Level:Local

2006 Community Achievement Award American Cancer Society Status:Recipient Level:Regional Type:Recognition

2006 Distinguished Service Award Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati Status:Recipient Level:University Type:Recognition

2006 Hero Award Nominee University Hospital, Cincinnati,OH Status:Nomination Level:Professional Org. Type:Recognition

2006 Honoree Closing the Health Care Gap Conference, Cincinnati Ohio Status:Recipient Level:Local

2005 Honoree Prostate Cancer Education, Research and Treatment Foundation Status:Recipient Level:National Type:Recognition

2005 Health Care Hero, Provider Category Cincinnati Business Courier Status:Recipient Level:Regional Type:Recognition

2004 Health Care Hero, Provider Category Cincinnati Business Courier Status:Recipient Level:Regional Type:Recognition

2004 Keynote Speaker, Volunteer and Cancer Survivor Recognition Banquet American Cancer Society of Southwest Ohio Level:Regional

2001 Honoree, Black Tie Gala American Cancer Society Status:Recipient Level:Regional Type:Recognition

2011 Honoree, Queen City Ball

Contact Information

Academic - UC Health Barrett Cancer Center
Department of Radiation Oncology
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-584-8216
Fax: 513-584-4007
barretwl@ucmail.uc.edu