C. Richard Choo, M.D.

  1. Radiation Oncologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 1991
    Clinical Fellowship - Brachytherapy, Radiation OncologyOttawa Regional Cancer Centre, University of Ottawa
  2. 1990
    Clinical Fellowship - Radiation OncologyToronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  3. 1990
    Post Graduate Trainee - Radiation OncologyPrincess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto
  4. 1987
    Post Graduate Trainee - Family and Community MedicineToronto General Hospital, University of Toronto
  5. 1985
    MDUniversity of Alberta
  6. 1981
    BSc - with DistinctionUniversity of Alberta

Certifications

  1. 1991
    Radiation OncologyAmerican Board of Radiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Educator of the YearAmerican Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology
  2. 2012
    Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Radiation OncologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2005
    Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Radiation OncologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2005
    2004-2005 Teacher of the Year AwardAssociation of Residents in Radiation Oncology
  5. 2001
    The Best Podium Scientific Presentation56th Annual Canadian Urological Association Meeting, Toronto, Canada
  6. 1982
    Summer ScholarshipAlberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
  7. 1980
    Province of Alberta ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  8. 1979
    Province of Alberta Scholarship, Samuel J. McCopper AwardAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2012 - present
    LeaderGenitourinary Tumor Group, Department of Radiation Oncology
  2. 2012 - present
    MemberAlliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  3. 2011 - present
    Panel MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  4. 2009
    MemberActive surveillance and radical prostatectomy for low-risk, localized prostate cancer, Institute for Clinical and Economic Review, Massachusetts General Hospital
  5. 2008 - 2011
    Study Co-Chair(RTOG 0873): A Phase III Study of Active Surveillance Therapy Against Radical Treatment in Patients Diagnosed with Favourable Risk Prostate Cancer (START), Genitourinary Steering Committee, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
  6. 2008 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  7. 2007
    Grant ReviewerHealth Research Council of New Zealand
  8. 2007 - present
    MemberJCAHO Accreditation Team, Department of Radiation Oncology
  9. 2007 - present
    MemberGenitourinary Cancers DOG, Disease/Discipline Oriented Groups (DOGs), Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  10. 2006 - present
    MemberGenitourinary Steering Committee, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, National Institutes of Health
  11. 2005 - 2011
    MemberCancer Center Clinical Research Administrative Subcommittee, Department of Oncology
  12. 2004 - 2014
    Prostate Cancer Program, Specilized Programs of Research Excellence SPORE, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  13. 2004 - 2012
    Research Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  14. 2004 - present
    Affiliate MemberAmerican Urological Association
  15. 2003 - 2004
    Executive MemberGenitourinary Committee, National Cancer Institute of Canada
  16. 2003 - 2004
    ChairSkin Cancer Site, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  17. 2003 - 2004
    Executive MemberCanadian Urologic Oncology Group
  18. 2003 - 2004
    Grant ReviewerCanadian Urologic Oncology Group
  19. 2002 - present
    Affiliate MemberCanadian Urological Association
  20. 2001 - 2004
    MemberGender Issues Committee, University of Toronto
  21. 1997 - 2003
    OrganizerRadiation Oncology Rounds, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  22. 1994 - 2004
    International MemberEuropean Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  23. 1994 - 1996
    MemberRadiotherapy Technical Site Team, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  24. 1994
    Organizer50th Anniversary Meeting: Breast Oncology Conference, Cancer Care Ontario
  25. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  26. 1993 - 1999
    MemberRadiotherapy Liaison Committee, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  27. 1993 - 1994
    Chair/Co-ChairBreast Cancer Site, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  28. 1992 - 2004
    MemberGenitourinary Cancer Committee for Practice Guidelines, Cancer Care Ontario
  29. 1991 - 2004
    MemberGenitourinary Committee, National Cancer Institute of Canada
  30. 1991 - 2004
    MemberCanadian Urologic Oncology Group
  31. 1991 - 2004
    MemberLibrary Committee, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
  32. 1991 - present
    MemberCanadian Association of Radiation Oncologists
  33. 1990 - present
    MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  34. 1987 - 1992
    MemberCollege of Family Physicians of Canada
  35. 1985 - 2004
    MemberOntario Medical Association
  36.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center
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Publications

Research activities

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