Yin Named Gustavo S. Montana Professor of Radiation Oncology
Fang-Fang Yin, PhD, a member of Duke Cancer Institute, has been named the Gustavo S. Montana Professor of Radiation Oncology, effective July 1, 2021.
Yin is a professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology. He serves as the division chief for Radiation Physics in the Department of Radiation Oncology. He is also the director of the Medical Physics Resident Program in Radiation Oncology, one of the founding executive leaders of the Duke Medical Physics Graduate Program and the founding leader of the Medical Physics Graduate Program at Duke Kunshan University.
An internationally recognized expert in advanced radiation treatment techniques, Dr. Yin is a compassionate academic and clinical medical physicist. He has developed various image-guided techniques and machine learning methodology to enhance and secure delivery of intensity-modulated radiation therapy, stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), and is considered a pioneer in these areas. He served as PI or co-PI for over 10 research grants from NIH and industries and as a grant reviewer for NIH and State DOH research proposals, and he has over 300 peer-reviewed publications and 5 patents in related fields. He has supervised over 40 graduate students and post-graduate Fellows at the University of Rochester, Henry Ford Health System, Wayne State University and Duke University.