Radiation Oncology - Grand Rounds

Below are the list of presenters, their topics and learning objectives. To schedule a Grand Rounds talk, please complete the Grand Rounds form.


Pradip Amin, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology

  • Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Current Techniques for Salvage Management
  • Early-stage Prostate Cancer Treatment: Where are We Going with the Multitude of Competing Newer Technological Advances?


Shahed Badiyan, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

  • Proton Therapy for Pediatric Malignancies
  • Proton Therapy: Improving the Therapeutic Ratio
  • Proton Therapy: Facts and Fiction
  • Evolving Therapies for Brain Metastases
  • Proton Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer
  • Low and High Grade Gliomas
  • Proton Therapy for Prostate Cancer


Wendy Citron, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

  • Image-guided Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer: Implications of Prostate Motion During Treatment
  • Radiation as Part of Breast Conservation Therapy: Possibilities for Accelerated Therapy


Young Kwok, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology

  • Contemporary Management of High-Risk Prostate Cancer: Are We There Yet?
  • PSA Screening Controversy
  • Role of Brachytherapy in High-Risk Prostate Cancer
  • Extent of Resection in Brain Tumors
  • Management of Glioblastoma in the Elderly
  • Recent Advancements in the Treatment of Glioblastoma


Pranshu Mohindra, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

  • Gynecological Malignancies: The Era of Image-guided Brachytherapy
  • Radiation Toxicity Mitigation: What Medical Options Do We Have?
  • Gynecological Malignancies: What's the Role of Radiotherapy
  • Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: How Protons Could Improve Toxicity Profile?
  • Thoracic Malignancies: Do Protons Have a Role?


William Regine, MD
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Executive Director, Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC)

  • The Evolving Role of Radiation Therapy in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Surgery and/or Whole-Brain Radiotherapy for Brain Metastases: When, How and Why?
  • Use of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Brain Tumors
  • Proton Therapy Arrives to the Mid-Atlantic: What Does It Mean for You and Your Patients


Mohan Suntha, MD, MBA
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Vice Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology
President/CEO, University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

  • Changing the Treatment Paradigm for Head and Neck Cancer
  • Changing the Treatment Paradigm for Head and Neck Cancer: The Implications of Biomarkers and HPV