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Michael T. Gillin, Ph.D., FAAPM, FACMP, FACR, FASTRO

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Professor, Department of Radiation Physics - Patient Care, Division of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Deputy Department Chair, Department of Radiation Physics, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Chief of Clinical Physics, Department of Radiation Physics - Patient Care, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Unit Number: 094
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: Y2.5623
Phone: (713) 563-2507
Fax: (713) 563-2545

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1970 University of California, Davis, CA, PHD, Physics
1966 University of California, Davis, CA, MA, Physics
1964 University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, BS, Physics

Board Certifications

1/1991 American Board of Medical Physics
1/1977 American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

2010 Fellow, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
2009 Award of Excellence for the Best Radiation Measurement Article, The American College of Medical Physics
2003 Varian Award for the Best Professional Medical Paper
2001 Fellow, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
2000 Fellow, American College of Radiology (ACR)
1994 Fellow, American College of Medical Physics (ACMP)
1994 Honorary Certified Medical Dosimetrist
1994 Honorary Member, Chicago Radiological Society
1994 Initial Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board
1976 Army Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service

Professional Memberships

American Association of Physicists in Medicine, College Park, MD
Member Board of Directors, 2000-present
Professional Council, Council Chair Represenative to Trilateral Committee, 1/1998-12/2002
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, Philadelphia, PA
Membership Committee Member, 1996-present
Quality Assurance Committee Member, 1993-present
Chairman, Medical Physics Committee, 1990-present
Executive Committee Member, 1990-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Zullo JR, Kudchadker RJ, Zhu XR, Sahoo N, Gillin MT. LIF TLD-100 as a dosimeter in high energy proton beam therapy - can it yield accurate results? Med Dosim 35(1):63-6, 2010. e-Pub 4/14/2009. PMID: 19931017.
2. Arjomandy B, Sahoo N, Cox J, Lee A, Gillin M. Comparison of surface doses from spot scanning and passively scattered proton therapy beams. Phys Med Biol 54(14):N295-N302, 7/21/2009. e-Pub 6/23/2009. PMID: 19550003.
3. Arjomandy B, Sahoo N, Zhu XR, Zullo JR, Wu RY, Zhu M, Ding X, Martin C, Ciangaru G, Gillin MT. An overview of the comprehensive proton therapy machine quality assurance procedures implemented at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Proton Therapy Center-Houston. Med Phys 36(6):2269-2282, 6/2009. PMID: 19610316.
4. Beddar S, Archambault L, Sahoo N, Poenisch F, Chen GT, Gillin MT, Mohan R. Exploration of the potential of liquid scintillators for real-time 3D dosimetry of intensity modulated proton beams. Med Phys 36(5):1736-1743, 5/2009. PMCID: PMC2832031.
5. Pönisch F, Archambault L, Briere TM, Sahoo N, Mohan R, Beddar S, Gillin MT. Liquid scintillator for 2D dosimetry for high-energy photon beams. Med Phys 36(5):1478-1485, 5/2009. PMCID: PMC2736702.
6. Polf JC, Peterson S, Ciangaru G, Gillin M, Beddar S. Prompt gamma-ray emission from biological tissues during proton irradiation: a preliminary study. Phys Med Biol 54(3):731-743, 2/7/2009. e-Pub 1/9/2009. PMID: 19131673.
7. Sahoo N, Zhu XR, Arjomandy B, Ciangaru G, Lii M, Amos R, Wu R, Gillin MT. A procedure for calculation of monitor units for passively scattered proton radiotherapy beams. Med Phys 35(11):5088-97, 11/2008. PMID: 19070243.
8. Arjomandy B, Sahoo N, Ding X, Gillin M. Use of a two-dimensional ionization chamber array for proton therapy beam quality assurance. Med Phys 35(9):3889-3894, 9/2008. PMID: 18841839.
9. Titt U, Sahoo N, Ding X, Zheng Y, Newhauser WD, Zhu XR, Polf JC, Gillin MT, Mohan R. Assessment of the accuracy of an MCNPX-based Monte Carlo simulation model for predicting three-dimensional absorbed dose distributions. Phys Med Biol 53(16):4455-70, 8/2008. e-Pub 7/2008. PMID: 18670050.
10. Li Y, Zhang X, Lii M, Sahoo N, Zhu RX, Gillin M, Mohan R. Incorporating partial shining effects in proton pencil-beam dose calculation. Phys Med Biol 53(3):605-616, 2/7/2008. e-Pub 1/10/2008. PMID: 18199905.
11. Zhu XR, Gillin MT. Effect of output variation with dose rate on the Virtual Wedge factor. J Appl Clin Med Phys 9(1):54-58, 2008. PMID: 18449167.
12. Briere TM, Tailor RC, Tolani NB, Prado KL, Lane RG, Woo SY, Ha CS, Gillin MT and Beddar AS. In vivo dosimetry using disposable MOSFET dosimeters for total body irradiation. J Appl Clin Med Phys 9(4):200-205, 2008.
13. Briere TM, Tailor R, Tolani N, Prado K, Lane R, Woo S, Ha C, Gillin MT, Beddar AS. Patient dosimetry for total body irradiation using single-use MOSFET detectors. J Appl Clin Med Phys 9(4):2787, 2008. PMID: 19020482.
14. Wang X, Krishnan S, Zhang X, Dong L, Briere T, Crane CH, Martel M, Gillin M, Mohan R, Beddar S. Proton radiotherapy for liver tumors: dosimetric advantages over photon plans. Med Dosim 33(4):259-267, 2008. PMID: 18973852.
15. Krishnan S, Briere TM, Dong L, Murthy R, Ng C, Balter P, Mohan R, Gillin MT, Beddar AS. Daily targeting of liver tumors: screening patients with a mock treatment and using a combination of internal and external fiducials for image-guided respiratory-gated radiotherapy. Med Phys 34(12):4591-3, 12/2007. PMID: 18196785.
16. Briere TM, Gillin MT, Beddar AS. Implantable MOSFET detectors: evaluation of a new design. Med Phys 34(12):4585-90, 12/2007. PMID: 18196784.
17. Vassiliev ON, Titt U, Kry SF, Mohan R, Gillin MT. Radiation Safety Survey on a Flattening Filter-Free Medical Accelerator. Radiat Prot Dosimetry 124(2):187-90, 8/2007. e-Pub 8/2007. PMID: 17681966.
18. Kry SF, Titt U, Ponisch F, Vassiliev ON, Salehpour M, Gillin M, Mohan R. Reduced Neutron Production Through Use of a Flattening-Filter-Free Accelerator. Int. J. Radiation Oncology Biol. Phys. 68(4):1260-1264, 07/2007, 7/2007.
19. Lee WR, Bae K, Lawton C, Gillin M, Morton G, Firat S, Baikadi M, Kuettel M, Greven K, Sandler H. Late toxicity and biochemical recurrence after external-beam radiotherapy combined with permanent-source prostate brachytherapy: analysis of Radiation Therapy Oncology Group study 0019. Cancer 109(8):1506-12, 4/2007. PMID: 17340591.
20. Beddar AS, Kainz K, Briere TM, Tsunashima Y, Pan T, Prado K, Mohan R, Gillin M, Krishnan S. Correlation between internal fiducial tumor motion and external marker motion for liver tumors imaged with 4D-CT. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67(2):630-8, 2/1/2007. PMID: 17236980.
21. Zhang X, Dong L, Lee AK, Cox JD, Kuban DA, Zhu RX, Wang X, Li Y, Newhauser WD, Gillin M, Mohan R. Effect of anatomic motion on proton therapy dose distributions in prostate cancer treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67(2):620-9, 2/1/2007. PMCID: PMC1945214.
22. Lawton CA, DeSilvio M, Lee WR, Gomella L, Grignon D, Gillin M, Morton G, Pisansky T, Sandler H. Results of a phase II trial of transrectal ultrasound-guided permanent radioactive implantation of the prostate for definitive management of localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate (Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 98-05). Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67(1):39-47, 1/1/2007. e-Pub 11/2/2006. PMID: 17084551.
23. Mason KA, Gillin MT, Mohan R, Cox JD. Preclinical Biologic Assessment of Proton Beam Relative Biologic Effectiveness at Proton Therapy Center Houston. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68(4):968-70, 05/2007, 2007. e-Pub 5/2007. PMID: 17512131.
24. Kry SF, Vassiliev ON, Kuban D, Poenisch F, Salehpour M, Gillin MT, Mohan R, Titt U. Prostat IMRT Using Unflattened Beams. Int J Radia Oncol Biol 66(3):S78, 11/2006, 11/2006.
25. Lee WR, Bae K, Lawton CA, Gillin MT, Morton G, Firat S, Baikadi M, Kuettel M, Greven K, Sandler H. A descriptive analysis of postimplant dosimetric paramenters from Radiation Therapy Oncology Group P0019. Brachytherapy 5(4):239-43, 10/2006, 10/2006. PMID: 17118317.
26. Zhu XR, Kang Y, Gillin MT. Measurements of in-air output ratios for a linear accelerator with and without the flattening filter. Med Phys 33(10):3723-33, Oct 2006, 10/2006. PMID: 17089838.
27. Cardinale R, Won M, Choucait A, Gillin M, Chakravarti A, Schultz C, Souhami L, Chen A, Pham H, Mehta M. A phase II trial of accelerated radiotherapy using weekly stereotactic conformal boost for supratentorial glioblastoma multiforme: RTOG 0023. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65(5):1422-8, 08/2006, 8/2006. PMID: 16750317.
28. Gillin MT, Dunning BF, Lawton CA, Foley WD, Byhardt RW, Morton G, Baikadi M, Pisansky TT, Michalski JM, Ibbott G, Lopez F. Quality assurance methods for the first Radiation Therapy Oncology Group permanent prostate implant protocol. Brachytherapy 5(3):152-156, 7/2006. PMID: 16864066.
29. Vassiliev ON, Titt U, Ponisch F, Kry SF, Mohan R, Gillin MT. Dosimetric properties of photon beams from a flattening filter free clinical accelerator. Phys Med Biol 51:1907-17, 4/2006. PMID: 16552113.
30. Vassiliev ON, Titt U, Kry SF, Ponisch F, Gillin MT, Mohan R. Monte Carlo study of photon fields from a flattening filter-free clinical accelerator. Med Phys 33:820-7, 4/2006. PMID: 16696457.
31. Lee Wr, DeSilvio M, Lawton C, Gillin M, Morton G, Firat S, Baikadi M, Kuettel M, Greven K, Sandler H. A phase II study of external beam radiotherapy combined with permanent source brachytherapy for intermediate-risk, clinically localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate: preliminary results of RTOG P-0019. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64(3):804-9, 03/2006, 3/2006. PMID: 16289906.
32. Briere TM, Lii J, Prado K, Gillin MT, Sam Beddar A. Single-use MOSFET radiation dosimeters for the quality assurance of megavoltage photon beams. Phys Med Biol 51:1139-44, 3/2006. PMID: 16481683.
33. Briere TM, Beddar AS, Gillin MT. Evaluation of precalibrated implantable MOSFET radiation dosimeters for megavoltage photon beams. Med Phys 32:3346-9, 11/2005. PMID: 16370421.
34. Molineu A, Followill DS, Balter PA, Hanson WF, Gillin MT, Huq MS, Eisbruch A, Ibbott GS. Design and implementation of an anthropomorphic quality assurance phantom for intensity-modulated radiation therapy for the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63(2):577-583, 10/2005. PMID: 16168849.
35. Wang X, Zhang X, Dong L, Liu H, Gillin M, Ahamad A, Ang K, Mohan R. Effectiveness of noncoplanar IMRT planning using a parallelized multiresolution beam angle optimization method for paranasal sinus carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:594-601, 10/2005. PMID: 16168851.
36. Zhu XR, Gillin MT. Derivation of the distribution of extrafocal radiation for head scatter factor calculation. Med Phys 32:351-9, 2/2005. PMID: 15789579.
37. Beddar AS, Salehpour M, Briere TM, Hamidian H, Gillin MT. Preliminary evaluation of implantable MOSFET radiation dosimeters. Phys Med Biol 50:141-9, 1/2005. PMID: 15715428.
38. Zhu XR, Schultz CJ, Gillin MT. Planning quality and delivery efficiency of sMLC delivered IMRT treatment of oropharyngeal cancers evaluated by RTOG H-0022 dosimetric criteria. J Appl Clin Med Phys 5(4):80-95, 2004, 2004. PMID: 15738923.
39. Zhu XR, Yoo S, Jursinic PA, Grimm DF, Lopez F, Rownd JJ, Gillin MT. Characteristics of sensitometric curves of radiographic films. Med Phys 30:912-9, 5/2003. PMID: 12773000.
40. Herman MG, Mills MD, Gillin MT. Reimbursement versus effort in medical physics practice in radiation oncology. J Appl Clin Med Phys 4(2):179-87, 2003, 2003. PMID: 12777154.
41. Gillin MT. Comments on "On the role of intensity-modulated radiation therapy in radiation oncology". Med Phys 29:2962-3, 12/2002. PMID: 12512735.
42. Yoo S, Grimm D, Zhu R, Jursinic P, Lopez F, Rownd J, Gillin M. Clinical implementation of AAPM TG61 protocol for kilovoltage x-ray beam dosimetry. Med Phys 29:2269-73, 10/2002. PMID: 12408301.
43. Zhu XR, Jursinic PA, Grimm DF, Lopez F, Rownd JJ, Gillin MT. Evaluation of Kodak EDR2 film for dose verification of intensity modulated radiation therapy delivered by a static multileaf collimator. Med Phys 29:1687-92, 8/2002. PMID: 12201414.
44. Jones R, Gore E, Mieler W, Murray K, Gillin M, Albano K, Erickson B. Posttreatment visual acuity in patients treated with episcleral plaque therapy for choroidal melanomas: dose and dose rate effects. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:989-95, 3/2002. PMID: 11958893.
45. Gillin MT. Calibration of a liquid I-125 source in a syringe. J Appl Clin Med Phys 3:218-20, 2002. PMID: 12132943.
46. Mai J, Erickson B, Rownd J, Gillin M. Comparision of four different dose specification methods for high-dose-rate intracavitary radiation for treatment of cervical cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:1131-41, 11/2001. PMID: 11704338.
47. Decker WE, Erickson B, Albano K, Gillin M. Comparison of traditional low-dose-rate to optimized and nonoptimized high-dose-rate tandem and ovoid dosimetry. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 50:561-7, 6/2001. PMID: 11380246.
48. Zhu XR, Gillin MT, Ehlers K, Lopez F, Grimm DF, Rownd JJ, Steinberg TH. Dependence of virtual wedge factor on dose calibration and monitor units. Med Phys 28:174-7, 2/2001. PMID: 11243340.
49. Mehta M, Yung WK, Bullard D, Barger G, Choucair A, Gillin M, Grossman S, Guha A, Hammond ME, Michalski J, Prados M, Provins S, Scott C, Zamorano L. Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Research Plan 2002-2006. Brain Tumor Committee. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:11-8, 2001. PMID: 11641010.
50. Sandler H, Shipley WU, Gomella L, Pienta K, Bard RH, Bruner D, Clark R, DeSilvio M, Gaspar L, Gillin M, Grignon D, Hammond E, Hanks G, Heydon KH, Kaufman DS, Lee WR, Michalski J, Mydlo J, Pisansky T, Pollack A, Porterfield H, Rifkin M, Roach M, 3rd, Sanda M, True L, Vijayakumar S, Winter KA, Zeitman A. Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Research Plan 2002-2006. Genitourinary Cancer Committee. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:28-38, 2001. PMID: 11641012.
51. Michalski J, Purdy JA, Gaspar L, Souhami L, Ballow M, Bradley J, Chao CK, Crane C, Eisbruch A, Fallowil D, Forster K, Fowler J, Gillin MT, Graham ML, Harms WB, Huq MS, Kline RW, Mackie TR, Mukherji S, Podogorsak EB, Roach M, Ryu J, Sandler H, Schultz CJ, Schell M, Verhey LJ, Vicini F, Winter KA. Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Research Plan 2002-2006. Image-Guided Radiation Therapy Committee. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:60-5, 2001. PMID: 11641018.
52. Gillin MT, Galvin J, Brezovich IA, Chu J, Das I, Detorie NA, Fontenla D, Hanson W, Harms WB, Sr, Huq MS, Kline R, Orton C, Podgorsak EB, Purdy J, Rosen I, Schell M, Suntharalingam N, Winter KA, De Wyngaert JK. Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Research Plan 2002-2006. Medical Physics Committee. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:96-102, 2001. PMID: 11641023.
53. Zhu XR, Gillin MT, Jursinic PA, Lopez F, Grimm DF, Rownd JJ. Comparison of dosimetric characteristics of Siemens virtual and physical wedges. Med Phys 27:2267-77, 10/2000. PMID: 11099193.
54. Miften M, Zhu XR, Takahashi K, Lopez F, Gillin MT. Implementation and verification of virtual wedge in a three-dimensional radiotherapy planning system. Med Phys 27:1635-43, 7/2000. PMID: 10947267.
55. Eickson, B, Jones, R, Rownd, J, Albano, K, Gillin, M. Is the Tandem and Ring Applicator a Suitable Alternative to the High Dose Rate Selectron Tanden and Ovoid Applicator? Journal of Brachytherapy International 16(2):131-144, 2007, 2000.
56. Orton CG, Chungbin S, Klein EE, Gillin MT, Schultheiss TE, Sause WT. Study of lung density corrections in a clinical trial (RTOG 88-08). Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 41:787-94, 7/1998. PMID: 9652839.
57. Erickson B, Gillin MT. Interstitial implantation of gynecologic malignancies. J Surg Oncol 66:285-95, 12/1997. PMID: 9425337.
58. Gillin, Michael T, Albano, Katherine, Erickson, Beth. Brachytherapy Dose Specification, Prescription, and Implant Evaluation: Conventional Approaches. . RSNA Categorical Course on Brachytherapy Physics:67-72, 1997.
59. Erickson B, Albano K, Gillin M. CT-guided interstitial implantation of gynecologic malignancies. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 36:699-709, 10/1996. PMID: 8948356.
60. Erickson, B, Albano, K, Withnell, J, Gillin, M. Modification of the Syed-Neblett template system to enable loading of the vaginal obturator. . Endocuriether/Hyperther Oncol 12:7, 1996.
61. Gore E, Gillin MT, Albano K, Erickson B. Comparison of high dose-rate and low dose-rate dose distributions for vaginal cylinders. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 31(1):165-70, 1995. PMID: 7995748.
62. Erickson, BA, Erickson, SJ, Prost, R, Albano, K, Gillin, M, Foley, WD. Magnetic resonance imaging following interstitial implantation of pelvic malignancies. . Rad Oncol Invest 2:295, 1995.
63. Erickson, B, Foley, WD, Gillin, M, Albano, K, Wilson, JF. Ultrasound-guided transperineal interstitital implantation of gynecologic malignancies: Description of the technique. Endocuriether/Hyperther Oncol 11:107, 1995.
64. Kutcher GJ, Coia L, Gillin M, Hanson WF, Leibel S, Morton RJ, Palta JR, Purdy JA, Reinstein LE, Svensson GK, et al. Comprehensive QA for radiation oncology: report of AAPM Radiation Therapy Committee Task Group 40. Med Phys 21(4):581-618, 4/1994. PMID: 8058027.
65. Shaw E, Kline R, Gillin M, Souhami L, Hirschfeld A, Dinapoli R, Martin L. Radiation Therapy Oncology Group: radiosurgery quality assurance guidelines. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 27(5):1231-9, 12/1993. PMID: 8262852.
66. Zellmer DL, Gillin MT, Wilson JF. Microdosimetric single event spectra of Ytterbium-169 compared with commonly used brachytherapy sources and teletherapy beams. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 23(3):627-32, 1992. PMID: 1612963.
67. Berkenstock, K, Janjan, N, Hackbarth, D, Merfeld, J, Gillin, M, Wilson, JF. Perioperative wound complications following brachytherapy alone or in combination with external beam irradiation in advanced soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity. . Endocuriether/Hyperther Oncol 8:187-194, 1992.
68. Cooley G, Gillin MT, Murray KJ, Wilson JF, Janjan NA. Improved dose localization with dual energy photon irradiation in treatment of lateralized intracranial malignancies. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 20(4):815-21, 4/1991. PMID: 2004960.
69. Janjan NA, Zellmer D, Gillin M, Kengchon W, Campbell B. Measurement of skin dose in primary irradiation of maxillary sinus carcinoma. Med Dosim 16(1):33-6, 3/1991. PMID: 1904238.
70. Janjan NA, Zellmer DL, Lois P, Gillin MT, Hackbarth D. Comparison of dose distribution by means of bolus versus water bath phantom techniques in treatment of cutaneous sarcoma of an extremity. Med Dosim 15(4):221-6, 12/1990. PMID: 2127359.
71. Belanger S, Gillin MT. Implementation of Beam's Eye View into routine treatment planning and delivery. Med Dosim 15(3):147-50, 1990. PMID: 2222773.
72. Janjan, NA, Zellmer, DL, Gillin, MT, Kengchon, W, Campbell, BH. Measurement of skin dose in primary irradiation of maxillary sinus carcinoma. . Med Dosim 15:2, 1990.
73. Dewhirst, MW, Phillips, TL, Sanulski, TV, Stauffer, P, Shrivastava, P, Paliwal, B, Pajak, T, Gillin, M, Sopozink, R, Myerson, R, Waterman, FM, Sapareto, SA, Corry, P, Cetas, TC, Leeper, DB, Fessenden, P, Kapp, D, Oleson, JR, Emani, B. RTOG quality assurance guidelines for clinical trials using hyperthermia. . Int J Rad Onc Biol Phys 18:1251, 1990.
74. Lawton CA, Barber-Derus S, Murray KJ, Casper JT, Ash RC, Gillin MT, Wilson JF. Technical modifications in hyperfractionated total body irradiation for T-lymphocyte deplete bone marrow transplant. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 17(2):319-22, 8/1989. PMID: 2666364.
75. Janjan NA, Gillin MT, Prows J, Arnold S, Haasler G, Thorsen MK, Jennings R, Wilson JF. Dose to the cardiac vascular and conduction systems in primary breast irradiation. Med Dosim 14(2):81-7, 1989. PMID: 2504183.
76. Grimm DF, Gillin MT, Kline RW, Janjan N. Electron beam port films. Med Dosim 14(1):31-3, 1989. PMID: 2500945.
77. Prows J, Janjan NA, Gillin MT, Wilson JF. Head and neck tumors: dosimetric considerations of mixed-energy photon beam therapy. Radiology 169(3):831-4, 12/1988. PMID: 3187007.
78. Gillin MT, Lopez F, Kline RW, Grimm DF, Niroomand-Rad A. Comparison of measured and calculated dose distributions around an iridium-192 wire. Med Phys 15(6):915-8, 11/1988. PMID: 3237151.
79. Janjan NA, Wilson JF, Gillin M, Anderson T, Greenberg M, Schewe K, Cox JD. Mammary carcinoma developing after radiotherapy and chemotherapy for Hodgkin's disease. Cancer 61(2):252-4, 1/1988. PMID: 3334958.
80. Glisch CR, Limberg CA, Barber-Derus S, Gillin MT. Clinical application of a record and verify system in radiation oncology. Radiol Technol 59(3):251-3, 1988. PMID: 3340751.
81. Grimm, DF, Gillin, MT. Quanitation of the amount of contamination obtained from Iridium-192 sources. Endocuriether Hyperther Oncol 4:17, 1988.
82. Niroomand-Rad A, Gillin MT, Lopez F, Grimm DF. Performance characteristics of an orthovoltage x-ray therapy machine. Med Phys 14(5):874-8, 9/1987. PMID: 3683320.
83. Niroomand-Rad A, Gillin MT, Kline RW, Grimm DF. Film dosimetry of small electron beams for routine radiotherapy planning. Med Phys 13(3):416-21, 5/1986. PMID: 3088414.
84. Niroomand-Rad A, Gillin MT, Komaki R, Kline RW, Grimm DF. Dose distribution in total skin electron beam irradiation using the six-field technique. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 12(3):415-9, 3/1986. PMID: 3082810.
85. Nelson, TJ, Gillin, MT. Comparison of the amount of lung irradiated when using three different breast treatment techniques. . Treatment Planning 11:21, 1986.
86. Kline RW, Gillin MT, Grimm DF, Niroomand-Rad A. Computer dosimetry of 192Ir wire. Med Phys 12(5):634-8, 9/1985. PMID: 4047000.
87. Gillin MT, Kline RW, Komaki R, Greenberg M. Correlation of treatment volume with milligram-hours for intracavitary applications for carcinoma of the cervix. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 11(7):1407-12, 7/1985. PMID: 4008296.
88. Gillin MT, Kline RW, Niroomand-Rad A, Grimm DF. The effect of thickness of the waterproofing sheath on the calibration of photon and electron beams. Med Phys 12(2):234-6, 3/1985. PMID: 4000084.
89. Gillin, MT, Kline, RW, Derus, S. Initial experience with the Siemen's Record and Verify System. Eighth International Conference on Computers in Radiation Therapy:409-411, 7/1984.
90. Gillin, MT, Kline, RW, Niroomand-Rad, A, Grimm, DF. Irregular field modeling of an 18 MV x-ray beam using the program CBEAM. Eighth International Conference on Computers in Radiation Therapy:50-56, 7/1984.
91. Gillin MT, Kline RW, Wilson JF, Cox JD. Single and double plane implants: a comparison of the Manchester System with the Paris System. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 10(6):921-5, 6/1984. PMID: 6735776.
92. Pillar DG, Gillin MT, Kline RW, Grimm DF. A linear accelerator monitor unit totalizer. Med Phys 10(6):895-6, 11/1983. PMID: 6419035.
93. Lawlor, PM, Gillin, MT, Grimm, DF, Kline, RW, Reavis, RJ. Spinal cord dose to breast patients treated with internal mammary photon fields. . Treatment Planning 7:6, 1982.
94. Gillin MT, Foley WD, Kline RW, Kun LE. The computed radiograph: a method of correlating axial tomographic images with simulation and port films. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 7(11):1603-6, 11/1981. PMID: 7333904.
95. Grimm DF, Gillin MT, Kline RW. A simple test tool for checking the correspondence of the light beam and radiation field. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 7(4):561-2, 4/1981. PMID: 7251425.
96. Gillin, MT, Grimm, DF, Lawlor, P. A simple treatment aid for the definition and placement of electron fields. Treatment Planning 6:4, 1981.
97. Lawlor, PM, Grimm, DF, Kline, RW, Gillin, MT, Reavis, RJ. The definition of chest anatomy for breast patients using CT. Treatment Planning 6:7, 1981.
98. Gillin MT, Kline RW. Field separation between lateral and anterior fields on a 6 MV linear accelerator. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 6(2):233-7, 2/1980. PMID: 7390896.
99. Gillin MT, Kline RW, Kun LE. Cranial dose distribution. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 5(10):1903-6, 10/1979. PMID: 528256.
100. Gillin MT, Kline RW, Goshaw LJ, Tonkyn RJ. A vertical couch extender. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 5(2):269-70, 2/1979. PMID: 110741.
101. Kline RW, Gillin MT, Kun LE. Cranial irradiation in acute leukemia: dose estimate in the lens. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 5(1):117-21, 1979. PMID: 106032.
102. Lawlor, P, Gillin, MT, Kline, RW, Kun, LE. CT assisted treatment planning. . Treatment Planning 4:2, 1979.
103. Thrall JH, Burman KD, Wartofsky L, Corcoran RJ, Johnson MC, Gillin MT. Discordant imaging of a thyroid nodule with 131I and 99mTc: concordance of 131I and fluorescent scans. Radiology 128(3):705-6, 9/1978. PMID: 674642.
104. Thrall JH, Burman KD, Gillin MT, Corcoran RJ, Johnson MC, Wartofsky L. Solitary autonomous thyroid nodules: comparison of fluorescent and pertechnetate imaging. J Nucl Med 18(11):1064-8, 11/1977. PMID: 915081.
105. Gillin MT, Thrall JH, Corcoran RJ, Johnson MC. Evaluation of a thyroid fluorescent scanning system of concentric source-detector design. J Nucl Med 18(2):163-7, 2/1977. PMID: 833662.
106. Gillin M, Quillin R. Variation in output with a fixed dose setting on a 4-MV linear accelerator. Med Phys 3(2):107-8, 3/1976. PMID: 817122.
107. Chism SE, Keys HM, Gillin MT. Carcinoma of the cervix: a time dose analysis of control and complications. Am J Roentgenol Radium Ther Nucl Med 123(1):84-90, 1975. PMID: 1119663.
108. Gillin, MT, Peek, NF. The excited states of Hf from the decay of Ta. . The Physical Review 4:1334, 1971.

Invited Articles

1. Gillin MT, Palta JR. HDR brachytherapy makes Cs-137 intracavitary therapy for cervix cancer a breach of good practice. Med Phys 26(4):499-501, 04/1999, 4/1999. PMID: 10227349.

Book Chapters

1. Gillin,MT. In: Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy, 4th. Elsevier, 310 - 322, 2015.
2. Mohan R, Gillin M, Woo SY, Lee, AK. Proton Therapy. In: Leibel and Philips Textbook of Radiation Oncology, Third. Elsevier, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4160-5897-7.
3. Gillin, MT. Special Procedures. In: Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy, Third. Mosby Elsevier: St. Louis, Missouri, 316-327, 2009.
4. Gillin MT, Mourtada F. Manchester Planar and Volume Implants and the Paris System. In: AAPM Summer School Brachytherapy 2005. Medical Physics Publishing: Madison, WI, 2005.
5. Gillin MT. Socio-Economic Issues of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy. In: Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy, The State of the Art. Medical Physics Publishing: Madison, WI, 2003.
6. Schultz CJ, Gillin M, Mueller WH. Modified Linear Acclerator Radiosurgery. In: Stereotactic Radiosurgery. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Publications: Lebanon, NH, 1999.
7. Gillin MT. Professional Interactions with Physicians and with Allied Health Professionals. In: Introduction to the Professional Aspects of Medical Physics. The University of Texas MN. A. Anderson Cancer Center: Houston, Texas, 1999.
8. Gillin M, Lopez F, Grimm D, Albano K. Experience in commissioning the PTI Render Plan 3D RTP System. In: Clinical Implementation of 3-D Radiation Therapy. American College of Medical Physics: Reston, VA, 1997.
9. Gillin MT, Albano K. Quality assurance in brachytherapy. In: Principles and Practice of Brachytherapy. Futura Publishing: Armonk, NY, 1997.
10. Erickson B, Gillin MT. Interstitial implantation of gynecologic malignancies. In: Principles and Practice of Brachytherapy. Futura Publishing: Armonk, NY, 1996.
11. Gillin MT, Albano KS, Erickson B. Classical Systems II for planar and volume temporary interstitital implants: The Paris and other systems. In: Brachytherapy Physics. Medical Physics Publishing (1994 APM Summer School): Madison, WI, 1995.
12. Gillin M. The USNRC QMP: An initial review and implementation. In: Current Regulatory Issues in Medical Physics. Medical Physics Publishing: Madison, WI, 1992.
13. Gillin M. Practical considerations for interstitial brachytherapy. In: Advances in Radiation Oncology, Physics, Dosimetry, Treatment Planning, Brachytherapy, AAPM 1990 Summer School,. American Institute of Physics: New York, 1991.
14. Gillin M. Quality assurance standards in medical physics: A professional and legal perspective. In: Quality Assurance in Radiotherapy Physics. Medical Physics Publishing: Madison, WI, 1991.
15. Gillin MT, Derus SW, Lofy DJ, Kline RW. Clinical experience with the Mevamatic 3 record and verify system. In: Proceedings of the 1985 Mevatron Users Conference. Siemen's Medical Systems: Iselin, New Jersey, 313-328, 1986.
16. Kline RW, Foley WD, Gillin MT. Therapy treatment planning. In: Oncologic Imaging. Pergamon Press: New York, 1985.

Manuals, Teaching Aids, Other Teaching Publications

1. Olch, AJ, Kline, RW, Ibbott, GS, Anderson, JR, Deye, J, FitzGerald, TJ, Followill, D, Gillin, MT, Huq, MS, Palta, JR, Purdy, JA, MMUrie. Quality Assurance for Clinical Trials: A Primer for Physicists. Medical Physics Publishing, 10/2004.
2. Gillin, MT, Galvin, JBrezovich, IAet al. Medical Physics Committee. 51, 3 suppl. 2, 96-102, 2001.
3. Bunge Gillin Thomadsen. Annotated bibliography for radiation control in radiation therapy, 2000.
4. Gillin MT. Selected standards in stereotactic procedures with an emphasis on the physics aspects, 1995.
5. Gillin M. The case for maintaining the status quo as viewed from an academic department. Winter, 11-14, 1993.
6. Bunge, Gillin, Paliwal. Model state program for radiation safety in radiation therapy, 1986.
7. Bunge, Gillin, Thomadsen. Radiation protection issues in radiation therapy, 7/1985.
8. Gillin, MT, Pillar, D. Cost containment for radiation therapy linear accelerators, 1985.
9. Gillin MT. Performance specification of linac accelerator. Electron Linear Accelerators in Radiation Therapy, 1978.
10. Gillin MT. Evaluation of mini x-ray unit, Radiation Protection Special Study No. 43-008-72, 1971.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Improving the Clinical Effectiveness and Understanding of the Biophysical Basis of Proton Therapy: Core B - Clinical & Research Support at MDACC
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Project Leader
Principal Investigator: Radhe Mohan/Thomas DeLaney
Duration: 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2016
Title: Improving the Clinical Effectiveness and Understanding of the Biophysical Basis of Proton Therapy: Core D - Data Exchange, Data Management, and Statistical Support
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Project Leader
Principal Investigator: Radhe Mohan/Thomas DeLaney
Duration: 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2016
Title: Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG)
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 1/1/2009 - 12/31/2014
Title: Optimizing Proton Radiation Therapy
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Thomas DeLaney, M.D.
Duration: 9/25/2008 - 7/31/2014
Title: Optimizing Protong Therapy - Core B: Clinical and Computational Support
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Project Leader
Principal Investigator: Thomas DeLaney, MD
Duration: 9/25/2008 - 7/31/2014
Title: International Randomized Study to Compare Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery with Surgical Resection in Stage 1 NSCLC, On-going
Funding Source: Accuray
Role: Co-Investigator
Principal Investigator: Jack Roth, MD
Duration: 2008 - 2013

Last updated: 11/19/2015