John A. Antolak, Ph.D.

  1. Radiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Respiratory-correlated radiation therapy
  • Electron conformal therapy
  1. 1993
    Postdoctoral Training - Clinical Medical Physics. Dr. Kenneth R. HogstromUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  2. 1992
    PhD - Physics (Medical Physics)University of Alberta
  3. 1985
    MSc - Physics (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance)University of Alberta
  4. 1983
    BSc - Physics (honors)University of Alberta

Certifications

  1. 1996
    Therapeutic Medical PhysicsAmerican Board of Radiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Teacher of the Year, Radiation PhysicsMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2008
    FellowshipAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  3. 2006
    LAP Award of Excellence for the JACMP Best Radiation Oncology Article in 2005American College of Medical Physics
  4. 2006
    Teacher of the Year, Radiation OncologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2005
    Farrington Daniels AwardAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  6. 2001
    Honors Convocation RecipientUniversity of Texas Health Science Center
  7. 1999
    Medical Physics Travel GrantAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  8. 1991
    Postgraduate ScholarshipAlberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
  9. 1990
    Walter H. Johns Graduate FellowshipUniversity of Alberta
  10. 1989
    Graduate Faculty FellowshipUniversity of Alberta
  11. 1989
    Postgraduate ScholarshipNatural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  12. 1983
    Postgraduate ScholarshipNatural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  13. 1982
    Summer BursaryNatural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  14. 1982
    James McRie Douglas Memorial ScholarshipUniversity of Alberta
  15. 1981
    Summer BursaryNatural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  16. 1981
    BursaryInterprovinical Pipeline Company
  17. 1980
    Department of Mathematics Book AwardUniversity of Alberta
  18. 1980
    Jimmie Condon Athletic ScholarshipUniversity of Alberta
  19. 1979
    P.V. Croken ScholarshipP.V. Croken Endowment
  20. 1979
    ScholarshipAlberta Hotel Association

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Associate Program DirectorRadiation Oncology Clinical Medical Physics Residency and Fellowship, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2018 - present
    Assistant ChairPhysics Education Steering Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  3. 2015 - 2016
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Task Group No. 278 - (Task Group on Combined Residency and Research Training in Medical Physics (TG-Hybrid Training))
  4. 2015 - 2018
    Committee ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Education Council, Subcommittee on the Oversight of MedPhys Match
  5. 2015 - 2020
    Committee MemberEducation Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  6. 2015 - 2017
    MemberMedical Physics Division Executive Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  7. 2014 - 2017
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Work Group on Funding Options for Residency Programs
  8. 2013 - 2018
    Vice ChairRules Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  9. 2013 - 2018
    Board DirectorCommission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  10. 2012 - 2018
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Education and Training of Medical Physicists Committee
  11. 2012 - present
    Committee ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Education Council, Medical Physics Residency Training and Promotion Subcommittee
  12. 2012
    Vice ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Education Council, Medical Physics Residency Training and Promotion Subcommittee
  13. 2011 - 2014
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Radiation Oncology Medical Physics Education Subcommittee
  14. 2011 - 2013
    Committee MemberStrategic Planning Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  15. 2010 - 2017
    Program DirectorRadiation Oncology Clinical Medical Physics Residency and Fellowship, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  16. 2010 - 2012
    ChairWork Group on Coordination of Medical Physics Residency Programs, Education Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  17. 2010 - 2012
    Board Member at LargeBoard of Directors, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  18. 2010 - 2012
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Education Council, Medical Physics Residency Training and Promotion Subcommittee
  19. 2008 - 2011
    MemberRadiologic Physics MOC Cognitive Exam Committee, American Board of Radiology
  20. 2008 - present
    MemberRadiologic Physics SAM Review Committee, American Board of Radiology
  21. 2008 - 2011
    MemberWork Group on Coordination of Medical Physics Residency Programs, Education Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  22. 2008 - 2017
    ChairPhysics Education Steering Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  23. 2008 - present
    MemberPhysics Clinical Practice Committee, Division of Medical Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology
  24. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Radiology
  25. 2007 - 2012
    Committee ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Analysis and Evaluation Subcommittee
  26. 2007 - 2012
    MemberMeeting Coordination Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  27. 2007 - 2010
    Program DirectorRadiation Oncology-Medical Physics Residency, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  28. 2007 - 2009
    MemberTask Group No. 131 Medical Physics Training in Developing Countries in the Region, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  29. 2006
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Analysis and Evaluation Subcommittee
  30. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  31. 2005 - 2013
    Committee MemberResidency Education Program Review Committee, Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  32. 2005 - 2010
    Committee MemberWorkgroup on Treatment Planning, Radiation Therapy Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  33. 2005 - present
    ReviewerResidency Education Program Review Committee, Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  34. 2004 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  35. 2004 - present
    MemberNorth Central Chapter, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  36. 2004
    Session Chair/ModeratorSession "Monte Carlo in Electron Beam Therapy", Current Topics in Monte Carlo Treatment Planning, Advanced Workshop, Medical Physics Unit
  37. 2003
    Co-ChairSession TH-C-20A, 2003 AAPM Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  38. 2003
    MemberFaculty Senate, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  39. 2002 - 2004
    MemberCredentialing Committee for the Medical Staff, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  40. 2002
    Co-ChairSession TH-C-517A, 2002 AAPM Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  41. 2001
    Co-ChairSession TU-E-BRB, 2001 AAPM Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  42. 2001 - 2012
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Task Group No. 71 (Monitor Unit Calculations)
  43. 2001 - 2009
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Task Group No. 70 (Clinical E-beam Therapy in the era of TG-51)
  44. 2001 - 2003
    MemberCommission on Professional Practice, American College of Medical Physics
  45. 1998 - 2004
    MemberMedical Physics Graduate Program Steering Committee, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  46. 1997 - 2011
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Physics
  47. 1997
    Abstract ReviewerXIIth International Conference on the Use of Computers in Radiation Therapy
  48. 1996
    Co-ChairSession TH-D2, 1996 AAPM Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  49. 1996 - 2004
    MemberSouthwest Chapter, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  50. 1996
    Abstract ReviewerASTRO 1996 Annual Meeting, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  51. 1996 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  52. 1995
    Session Co-ChairSession TH-D4, 1995 AAPM Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  53. 1995 - present
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting
  54. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
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