Michael Lamba

Michael A S Lamba , PhD

Professor of Clinical

Director, Graduate Education; Medical Physicist

UC Health Barrett Cancer Center
Department of Radiation Oncology
234 Goodman Street, ML 0757
Cincinnati,, Ohio 45267-0757
Phone 513-584-9028
Fax 513-584-4007
Email Michael.Lamba@uc.edu

Education

Bachelor's Degree: University of Virginia 1985 (Nuclear Engineering)

Master's Degree: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 1988 (Radiological Sciences)

Doctoral Degree: University of Cincinnati 2000 (Nuclear Engineering, Medical Physics option)

Research and Practice Interests

Positions and Work Experience

07-2008 -To Present Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

09-2006 -06-2008 Associate Professor, Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

05-2003 -08-2006 Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

05-2003 -To Present Chief Physicist, Responsible for physics aspects of installation, acceptance and operation of BrainLab Novalis and Tomotherapy. , Precision Radiotherapy, West Chester, Ohio

05-2000 -05-2003 Research Physicist, Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology, The Barrett Cancer Center. Responsible for implementation of intensity modulated radiation therapy, imaging for radiation therapy targeting, and implementation of other new technologies. , University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Research Support

Grant: #456 / R01 CA 112182 Investigators:Lamba, Michael 03-22-2005 -12-31-2009 National Cancer Institute Neurobehavioral Late-Effects in Pediatric Brain Tumors Role:PI $120,815.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #R01 CA112182 Investigators:Lamba, Michael 06-01-2009 -08-31-2011 National Cancer Institute Neurobehavioral Late-Effects in Pediatric Brain Tumors Role:PI $39,003.00 Closed Level:Federal

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

Grant: #Exhibit A_Attachment 5_Research Plan No 2 Investigators:Ionascu, Traian; Lamba, Michael 06-01-2018 -05-31-2019 Varian, Inc. Varian Role:PI $77,000.00 Active Level:Industry

Grant: #Contract No. 475524 Investigators:Ionascu, Traian; Lamba, Michael; Takiar, Vinita; Vatner, Ralph 08-02-2019 -07-31-2020 Department of Energy Evaluating Equivalence of Cellular Response to X-ray and Gamma Irradiation of Varying Energies Role:PI $53,489.25 Active Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Blonigen, Brian J; Steinmetz, Ryan D; Levin, Linda; Lamba, Michael A; Warnick, Ronald E; Breneman, John C (2009. ) Irradiated Volume as a Predictor of Brain Radionecrosis after Linear Accelerator Stereotactic Radiosurgery.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , More Information

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 More Information

Fodor, J; Breneman, J C; Lamba, M A; Foster, A E; Elson, H (1998. ) Modification of a linear accelerator table top for non-coplanar conformal brain radiotherapy. Medical dosimetry : official journal of the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists, , 23 (1 ) ,27-9

Harris, C K; Elson, H R; Lamba, M A; Foster, A E (1997. ) Comparison of effectiveness of thermoluminescent crystals LiF:Mg,Ti, and LiF:Mg,Cu,P for clinical dosimetry. Medical physics, , 24 (9 ) ,1527-9

Siochi, R A; Elson, H R; Foster, A E; Lamba, M A (1997. ) A self-collimating convolution backprojection algorithm for optimizing dose distributions of I-125 prostate implants. Medical physics, , 24 (2 ) ,241-9

Taha, J M; Lamba, M A; Samaratunga, C; Breneman, J C; Warnick, R E (1996. ) A method to reduce systematic spatial shift associated with magnetic resonance imaging. Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery, , 66 (1-3 ) ,118-22

Guarnaschelli, Jess N; Vagal, Achala S; McKenzie, Joshua T; McPherson, Christopher M; Warnick, Ronald E; Batra, Vivek; Breneman, John C; Lamba, Michael A Target definition for malignant gliomas: no difference in radiation treatment volumes between 1.5T and 3T magnetic resonance imaging.Practical radiation oncology, , 4 (5 ) ,e195-201 More Information

Mart, Chris J; Elson, Howard R; Lamba, Michael A S (2012. ) Measurement of low-energy backscatter factors using GAFCHROMIC film and OSLDs. Journal of applied clinical medical physics, , 13 (6 ) ,3832

Bennett, Brian Richard; Lamba, Michael A S; Elson, Howard R (2010. ) Analysis of peripheral doses for base of tongue treatment by linear accelerator and helical TomoTherapy IMRT. Journal of applied clinical medical physics, , 11 (3 ) ,3136

Brahimaj, Bledi; Lamba, Michael; Breneman, John C; Warnick, Ronald E (2016. ) Iodine-125 seed migration within brain parenchyma after brachytherapy for brain metastasis: case report.Journal of neurosurgery, , 125 (5 ) ,1167-1170 More Information

Qi, Zhihua; Lemen, Lisa C; Lamba, Michael; Chen, Hua-Hsuan; Samaratunga, Ranasinghage; Mahoney, Mary; Hendrick, R Edward (2016. ) Radiation Dose to the Breast by 64-slice CT: Effects of Scanner Model and Study Protocol.Academic radiology, , 23 (8 ) ,987-93 More Information

Amoush, Ahmad; Luckstead, Marcus; Lamba, Michael; Elson, Howard; Kassing, William (2013. ) A comparison of HDR near source dosimetry using a treatment planning system, Monte Carlo simulation, and radiochromic film.Medical dosimetry : official journal of the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists, , 38 (2 ) ,160-4 More Information

Offerman, Shannon; Lamba, Michael; Lavigne, Ruth (2011. ) Effect of breast volume on treatment reproducibility on a tomotherapy unit in the treatment of breast cancer.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 80 (2 ) ,417-21 More Information

Verma, Sadhna; Rajesh, Arumugam; Morales, Humberto; Lemen, Lisa; Bills, Gordon; Delworth, Mark; Gaitonde, Krish; Ying, Jun; Samartunga, Ranasinghe; Lamba, Michael (2011. ) Assessment of aggressiveness of prostate cancer: correlation of apparent diffusion coefficient with histologic grade after radical prostatectomy.AJR. American journal of roentgenology, , 196 (2 ) ,374-81 More Information

Lamba, Michael; Breneman, John C; Warnick, Ronald E (2009. ) Evaluation of image-guided positioning for frameless intracranial radiosurgery.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 74 (3 ) ,913-9 More Information

Breneman, John C; Steinmetz, Ryan; Smith, Aaron; Lamba, Michael; Warnick, Ronald E (2009. ) Frameless image-guided intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery: clinical outcomes for brain metastases.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 74 (3 ) ,702-6 More Information

Moeckly, Steven R; Lamba, Michael; Elson, Howard R (2008. ) Respiratory motion effects on whole breast helical tomotherapy.Medical physics, , 35 (4 ) ,1464-75 More Information

Ris, M Douglas; Ryan, Patricia McDonough; Lamba, Michael; Brenemen, John; Cecil, Kim; Succop, Paul; Ball, William (2005. ) An improved methodology for modeling neurobehavioral late-effects of radiotherapy in pediatric brain tumors.Pediatric blood & cancer, , 44 (5 ) ,487-93 More Information

Lamba, Michael; Holland, Scott K; Schmithorst, Vincent; Dardzinski, Bernard; d'Errico, Francesco; Nath, Ravinder (2003. ) Fast high-resolution 3D segmented echo planar imaging for dose mapping using a superheated emulsion chamber.Magnetic resonance in medicine, , 49 (4 ) ,675-81 More Information

Lamba, M; Holland, S K; Elson, H; d'Errico, F; Nath, R (1998. ) Magnetic resonance imaging of microbubbles in a superheated emulsion chamber for brachytherapy dosimetry.Medical physics, , 25 (12 ) ,2316-25 More Information

d'Errico, F; Nath, R; Lamba, M; Holland, S K (1998. ) A position-sensitive superheated emulsion chamber for three-dimensional photon dosimetry. Physics in medicine and biology, , 43 (5 ) ,1147-58

Breneman, J C; Elson, H R; Little, R; Lamba, M; Foster, A E; Aron, B S (1990. ) A technique for delivery of total body irradiation for bone marrow transplantation in adults and adolescents. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 18 (5 ) ,1233-6

Raghubar, Kimberly P; Lamba, Michael; Cecil, Kim M; Yeates, Keith Owen; Mahone, E Mark; Limke, Christina; Grosshans, David; Beckwith, Travis J; Ris, M Douglas (2018. ) Dose-volume metrics and their relation to memory performance in pediatric brain tumor patients: A preliminary study.Pediatric blood & cancer, , 65 (9 ) ,e27245 More Information

Sandwall, Peter A; Bastow, Brandt P; Spitz, Henry B; Elson, Howard R; Lamba, Michael; Connick, William B; Fenichel, Henry (2018. ) Radio-Fluorogenic Gel Dosimetry with Coumarin.Bioengineering (Basel, Switzerland), , 5 (3 ) , More Information

Sandwall, Peter A; Feng, Yuntao; Platt, Michael; Lamba, Michael; Mahalingam, Sudha Evolution of brachytherapy treatment planning to deterministic radiation transport for calculation of cardiac dose.Medical dosimetry : official journal of the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists, , 43 (2 ) ,150-158 More Information

Zhou, Y M; Freese, C; Meier, T; Go, D; Khullar, K; Sudhoff, M; Lamba, M; Kharofa, J (2018. ) The absolute volume of PET-defined, active bone marrow spared predicts for high grade hematologic toxicity in cervical cancer patients undergoing chemoradiation.Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico, , 20 (6 ) ,713-718 More Information

Freese, Christopher; Sudhoff, Mickaela; Lewis, Luke; Lamba, Michael; Kharofa, Jordan (2018. ) The volume of PET-defined, active bone marrow spared predicts acute hematologic toxicities in anal cancer patients receiving concurrent chemoradiotherapy.Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden), , 57 (5 ) ,683-686 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - UC Health Barrett Cancer Center
Department of Radiation Oncology
Cincinnati,  Ohio, 45267-0757
Phone: 513-584-9028
Fax: 513-584-4007
Michael.Lamba@uc.edu