Minority Summer Fellowship Mentors

  • The Minority Summer Fellowship is not limited to the potential mentors listed below. These are radiation oncologists who have given their consent to have their names listed for the purpose of potentially mentoring an applicant, but applicants can choose other mentors not listed here. It is the sole responsibility of Minority Summer Fellowship applicants to contact mentors and work with them to develop a project.


  • Henry S. Park, MD, MPH
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology
    Yale School of Medicine
    35 Park St, New Haven, CT 06517
    Phone: 203-200-2100
    Email: henry.park@yale.edu

    Curtiland Deville, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Co-Director, Sibley Prostate Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
    Sibley Memorial Hospital
    5255 Loughboro Road, NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    Phone: 202-537-4788
    Email: cdeville@jhmi.edu

    Adedamola B. Omogbehin, MD
    Washington Hospital Center
    110 Irving St. NW
    Washington, DC 20010
    Phone: 202-877-3925
    Email: adedamola.omogbehin@medstar.net

    Eric D. Donnelly, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Director of Brachytherapy
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Northwestern Medical Group
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    250 E. Superior St., LC-2101
    Chicago, Illinois 60611
    Phone: 312-926-4247
    Fax: 312-472-4439
    Email: edonnel2@nm.org

    Anne Ritke McCall, MD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology
    University of Chicago Medicine
    Phone: 815-300-5850
    Email: amccall@radonc.uchicago.edu

    Mackenzie C. McGee, MD
    OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
    Dept. of Radiation Oncology
    530 NE Glen Oak Ave.
    Peoria, IL 61637
    Phone: 309-655-6810
    Email: mackenzie.mcgee@gmail.com

    Ralph R. Weichselbaum, MD
    D.K. Ludwig Professor and Chairman
    University of Chicago
    5758 S. Maryland Ave., MC 9006
    Chicago, IL 60637
    Phone: 773-702-0817
    Email: rrw@radonc.uchicago.edu

    Mahesh Kudrimoti, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Director of Residency Program
    Radiation Medicine
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY 40536
    Clinical interests: pancreatic-biliary, hepatic, gynecologic, head and neck cancers and brachytherapy.
    Contact: Melissa York, Residency Program Leader  
    Phone: 859-323-1144
    Email: Melissa.York@uky.edu

    Curtiland Deville, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
    401 N Broadway
    Weinberg 1440
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    Phone: 410-614-1641
    Email: cdeville@jhmi.edu

    Brandi R. Page, MD
    Assistant Professor - Radiation Oncology and Molecular Sciences
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins Suburban Hospital - Outpatient Center in Bethesda
    6420 Rockledge Drive, Suite 1200
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    Office Phone: 301-896-2012
    Fax: 301-896-6331
    Desk Phone: 301-896-2611
    Johns Hopkins Radiation Oncology
    401 North Broadway, Suite 1440
    Baltimore, MD 21231-2410
    Phone: 443-287-7973
    Fax: 410-502-1419
    Email: bpage5@jhmi.edu
    Research interests: Head and Neck Cancers, Brain Tumors and Global Radiation Oncology

    Rachel B. Jimenez, MD
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Harvard Medical School
    55 Fruit Street
    Boston, MA 02114
    Office phone: 617-726-7559
    Email: rbjimenez@partners.org

    Janna Z. Andrews, MD
    North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
    450 Lakeville Rd.
    New Hyde Park, NY 11042
    Phone: 516-321-3000
    Email: JAndrews3@nshs.edu

    William Bodner, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, NY 10467-2590
    Phone: 718-405-8554
    Email: wbodner@montefiore.org

    Jana Fox, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, NY 10467-2590
    Phone: 718-920-2838
    Email: jfox@montefiore.org

    Madhur Garg, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, NY 10467-2590
    Phone: 718-920-4361
    Email: mgarg@montefiore.org

    Chandan Guha, MD, PhD (Basic or Clinical Mentor)
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, New York 10467-2590
    Phone: 718-920-2702
    Email: cguha@montefiore.org
    Research interests: Cell transplantation to repair radiation injury; preparative irradiation to facilitate liver cell repopulation and stem cell engraftment in vivo; immunomodulation of radiation therapy-radiation enhanced tumor vaccines; and development of novel radiosensitizers.

    Shalom Kalnicki, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Professor and Chair of Radiation Oncology
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, NY 10467-2590
    Phone: 718-920-4361
    Email: skalnick@montefiore.org
    Research interests: Focuses on new technologies like intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), target motion management with 4-D radiation planning and functional tumor imaging with PET-CT fusing techniques which enhance precision of tumor targeting while sparing surrounding normal tissues. Clinical interests focus on head and neck, prostate and breast cancers.

    Keyur Mehta, MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
    111 E. 210th Street
    Bronx, NY 10467-2590
    Email: kmehta@montefiore.org

    Anurag K. Singh MD (Clinical Mentor)
    Professor of Medicine and Radiation Medicine Residency Program Director, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
    Professor of Oncology and Director of Radiation Research, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
    Elm and Carlton Streets
    Buffalo, NY 14263
    Phone: 716-845-1180
    Fax: 716-845-7616
    Email: Anurag.Singh@RoswellPark.org
    Research interests: Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), radiation sensitizers and radioprotectors, development and implementation of imaging to improve radiation targeting; focus on breast, head and neck, lung and prostate cancer.

    Nevine Hanna, MD, MPH
    Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Dept. of Radiation Oncology
    Medical Center Boulevard
    Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1030
    Phone: 336-713-0133
    Email: nhanna@wakehealth.edu

    Gita Suneja, MD MSHP
    Associate Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Duke University School of Medicine
    30 Duke Medicine Circle, Room 05125 B
    Durham, NC 27710
    Email: gita.suneja@icloud.com

    Karen M. Winkfield, MD, PhD
    Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Dept. of Radiation Oncology
    Medical Center Boulevard
    Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1030
    Phone: 336-713-6525
    Email: kwinkfie@wakehealth.edu

    Jose G. Bazan, MD, MS (Clinical Research)
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    The Ohio State University
    460 W. 10th Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43210
    Phone: 614-688-7363
    Email: Jose.Bazan2@osumc.edu
    Areas of interest: Breast and thoracic malignancies

    Jordan Kharofa, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Residency Program Director
    University of Cincinnati
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    234 Goodman Street, ML 0757
    Cincinnati, OH 45267
    Office: 513-584-4073
    Fax: 513-584-4007
    Email: kharofjr@ucmail.uc.edu

    Jennifer Yu, MD, PhD (Basic or Clinical Mentor)
    Cleveland Clinic 
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    9500 Euclid Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44195
    Phone: 216-445-9799 
    Email: Yuj2@ccf.org
    Research Interests: Glioma stem cell biology, cancer hypoxia and use of radiotherapy to enhance immunotherapy.

    Dwight E. Heron, MD, FACRO, FACR
    University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
    UPMC Cancer Pavilion
    5150 Centre Ave., Ste. 545
    5th Floor
    Pittsburgh, PA 15232
    Phone: 412-623-6723
    Email: herond2@upmc.edu

    Adam P. Dicker, MD, PhD
    Professor and Chair of Radiation Oncology
    Professor of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
    Co-Chair, Translational Science, NRG Oncology, a NCI-Cooperative Group
    Philadelphia, PA
    Phone: 215-955-6700
    Email: adam.dicker@jefferson.edu
    Research Interests: Lab has utilized zebrafish as new model to study radiation response in whole organism with microarray analyses to assess genetic modulation following exposure to radiation both in the presence/absence of radiomodifying agents. DOD and PCF research funding focuses on “self-seeding” of prostate cells with metastatic properties back to site of origin which contributes to disease progression.

    Samuel Swisher-McClure, MD, MSHP
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Residency Program Director
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
    Office: 215-220-9460
    Email: swisher-mcclure@uphs.upenn.edu
    Clinical and Research Interests: Head and neck and thoracic malignancies, health services and outcomes research, health equity and health policy.

    Jennifer L. Harper, MD
    Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Medical University of South Carolina
    169 Ashley Ave., MSC 318
    P.O. Box 250318
    Charleston, SC 29425
    Phone: 843-792-3271
    Email: harperjl@musc.edu

    David Schwartz, MD, FACR
    Professor & Vice-Chair
    Director, Center for Health Equity
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    UTHSC-West Cancer Center
    1265 Union Ave.
    Memphis, TN 38104
    Phone: 901-516-7367
    Fax: 901-516-7370
    Email: dschwar4@uthsc.edu

    Waleed F. Mourad, MD
    Professor and Medical Director of Radiation Oncology
    Erlanger Heath system
    The University of Tennessee College of Medicine
    Chattanooga, TN
    Phone: 347-782-7886
    Email: Waleed.Mourad@erlanger.org

    Kevin V. Albuquerque, MD
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Moncrief Radiation Oncology Center
    5801 Forest Park Rd.
    Dallas, TX 75390-9183
    Phone: 214-645-8525
    Email: kalbuq@outlook.com

    Sunil Krishnan, MD, FACP
    John E. and Dorothy J. Harris Professor
    Director, Center for Radiation Oncology Research
    Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
    Unit 097, Y6.6006a
    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    1515 Holcombe Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77030
    Phone: 713-563-2377
    Fax: 713-745-2186
    Email: skrishnan@mdanderson.org

    Shiyu Song, MD, PhD (Clinical Mentor)
    Associate Professor/Residency Program Director
    Deptartment of Radiation Oncology
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    401 College St./B-122, P.O. Box 980058
    Richmond, VA 23298
    Phone: 804-828-2794
    Fax: 804-828-6042
    Email: ssong@mcvh-vcu.edu
    Research interests: Head and neck cancers, lymphomas, lung malignancies and central nervous system tumors.
    Malcolm Mattes, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    West Virginia University
    PO Box 9234
    Morgantown, WV 26505
    Office phone: 304-293-9094
    Email: mdmattes@hsc.wvu.edu

    Bethany Anderson, MD
    University of Wisconsin
    Radiation Oncology
    600 Highland Ave, K4/B100
    Madison, WI 53792
    Phone: 608-263-8500
    Email: anderson@humonc.wisc.edu

    Malika L. Siker, MD
    Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    Phone: 414-805-4493
    Email: msiker@mcw.edu

    J. Frank Wilson, MD
    Chair and Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    9200 Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    Phone: 414-805-4450
    Fax: 414-805-4354
    Email: jfwilson@mcw.edu