Charles Y. Shang, M.Sc., B.Med, DABR
Research Affiliate Associate Professor, Florida Atlantic University
Director of Medical Physics at Lynn Cancer Institute of Boca Raton Regional Hospital, Boca Raton, Florida
After graduating medical school and residency at a prestigious university and hospital in China, Dr. Shang
education in USA.
He then obtained a MS in medical physics from University of Pittsburgh, and a postdoctoral diploma from UHS/Chicago Medical School.
He holds certifications from the American Board of Radiology in all three physics fields - Therapeutic Radiological Physics, Diagnostic Radiological Physics, and Physics of Nuclear Medicine.
In 2001, as a solo physicist, he
was instrumental in pioneering the modern prostate radioactive seed implants at Connecticut in 1992, IMRT with new CMS computing system as the first Florida and US clinic in 2001, and other cutting edge technologies including Protura 6D robotics in 2009.
has published more than 50 academic abstracts and articles, and is a frequent academic speaker for domestic and international academic conferences.
He has been an active member of ASTRO, AAPM and ACMP.
This year he
was elected as President Elect of Florida chapter of America Association of Physicists