Medical Physics 102: Effective Clinical Leadership

Medical Physics 102: Effective Clinical Leadership

Speaker: Karl L. Prado, Ph.D., FACR, FAAPM, Professor and Associate Chief of Clinical Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Click here for announcement and direction to the dinner meeting

Dr. Karl L. PradoProf. Prado is widely recognized as an accomplished medical physicist possessing significant clinical experience: American Board of Radiology (ABR) certified since 1987, American College of Radiology (ACR) Fellowship awarded in 2009, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Fellowship awarded in 2012. He has been an acknowledged technical leader in the establishment of the Radiation Oncology practices and implementation of new clinical technologies such as 4DCT and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Optically-Stimulated Luminescence Dosimetry at University of Maryland. He established the Central Maryland Radiation Oncology Center (CMRO), and has expanded the radiation oncology practice at Baltimore Washington Medical Center (BWMC). In recognition of these achievements, he was awarded the Quality Management Award in 1995, and Outstanding Leadership Award for Clinical Service in 2005. Prof. Prado’s research interests include incorporation of multi-modality functional information into treatment planning, developing techniques to assess treatment response, motion management, and  advanced treatment delivering techniques.

Registration: (please click on the links below to register and pay through PayPal)

Members: $25 (register through PayPal now)

Students: $15 (register through PayPal now)

Announcement and Direction to the Meeting Place

RSVP Contact: Susan Lemieux, MAC-AAPM Secretary,, or (814) 777-3407. You can always register and pay at the door. But we would appreciate it if you would RSVP by 3 PM April 13.


    • 6:30-7:00: Social
    • 7:00-8:00: Dinner
    • 8:00-9:00: Talk by Dr. Prado
    • 9:00-9:30: Q&A

Location: Harbor View Cancer Center, Conference Room, 3001 South Hanover St., Baltimore, MD 21224 (Google Map).

Free parking is available next to the cancer center.

Direction: From I-95, take Exit 54 off I-95 (Hanover Street). As you cross Hanover Street Bridge you should see the hospital complex across the river on your left. Turn left at Cherry Hill Road or Reedbird Avenue.  The conference room is just inside this entrance (see the picture on the right). DO NOT use the main MedStar hospital entrance, use the entrance in the picture instead

Harbor View Cancer Center

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