Michael G. Herman, Ph.D.

  1. Medical Physicist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Radiotherapy techniques
  1. 1988
    Research AssociateState University of New York at Stony Brook
  2. 1986
    PhD - Experimental Nuclear PhysicsUniversity of Rochester
  3. 1982
    MA - PhysicsUniversity of Rochester
  4. 1980
    BS - Engineering PhysicsLehigh University

Certifications

  1. 1994
    Radiation Oncology PhysicsAmerican Board of Medical Physics

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Lifetime Achievement AwardUpstate New York Chapter - American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  2. 2003
    FellowAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  3. 2003
    Best Professional PaperJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics
  4. 2001
    FellowAmerican College of Medical Physics
  5. 2000
    Best Radiation Oncology PaperJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics
  6. 1985
    Research AssistantshipUniversity of Rochester
  7. 1984
    Teaching AssistantshipUniversity of Rochester
  8. 1981
    Outstanding Young Men in AmericaAwarding Organization
  9. 1980
    Research AssistantshipUniversity of Rochester
  10. 1979
    Fairchild FellowshipLehigh University
  11. 1975
    Tau Beta PiTau Beta Pi, The Engineering Honor Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - 2018
    Organizing Committee MemberHitachi User's Meeting
  2. 2015 - 2016
    TrusteeAmerican Board of Radiology
  3. 2015 - present
    Work Group on Medical Physics LeadershipAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  4. 2013 - 2016
    ChairMedical Physics Division Executive Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  5. 2013 - 2015
    TG 243 Levels of supervision for medical physicists in clinical trainingAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  6. 2011 - 2012
    MemberOrganizing Committee, 12th International Workshop on EPI 2012, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  7. 2011
    Co-DirectorPatient Safety in Radiation Oncology Symposium (ACR), American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  8. 2011 - 2017
    MemberRadiation Oncology Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee
  9. 2011 - 2016
    MemberProton Beam Therapy Steering Committee, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  10. 2011 - 2016
    MemberProton Beam Therapy Facilities and Construction Oversight Committee
  11. 2011
    Chair of the BoardAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  12. 2011 - present
    MemberProton Beam Therapy Coordinating Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  13. 2011 - present
    MemberTG 243 - Practice Levels of Supervision, Task Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  14. 2010 - 2013
    MemberProton Beam Therapy Supply Chain Management Committee, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  15. 2010 - 2013
    ChairSafety Initiative Group, Department of Radiation Oncology
  16. 2010
    Co-DirectorPatient Safety In Radiation Oncology - a Call to Action, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  17. 2010 - present
    MemberQuality and Safety Committee
  18. 2010 - 2011
    Committee ChairStrategic Planning Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  19. 2010
    PresidentAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  20. 2009 - 2010
    MemberOrganizing Committee, 11th International Workshop on EPI 2010, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  21. 2009
    President-ElectAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  22. 2008 - 2017
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  23. 2008 - 2011
    Executive Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  24. 2007 - 2009
    Co-ChairMonitoring SubCommittee, Emerging Technology Steering Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  25. 2007 - 2009
    MemberEmerging Technology Steering Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  26. 2007 - 2009
    MemberMonitoring SubCommittee, Emerging Technology Steering Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  27. 2007 - 2008
    MemberResearch Technology Return on Investment Task Group, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  28. 2007 - 2008
    ChairProfessional Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  29. 2007 - 2008
    Expert PanelistAbt Study on Medical Physics Work, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  30. 2007 - 2008
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Tenth International Workshop on EPI 2008, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  31. 2007 - 2008
    Member2008 AAPM Annual Meeting Profession Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  32. 2006 - 2008
    ChairMedical Physics Residency Training and Promotino Subcommittee, Education and Training of Medical Physicists Committee, Committees
  33. 2006 - 2008
    MemberEducation and Training of Medical Physicists Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  34. 2006 - 2008
    MemberMedical Physics Residency Training and Promotino Subcommittee, Education and Training of Medical Physicists Committee, Committees
  35. 2006 - 2008
    ChairTG133 - Alternative Clinical Medical Physics Training Pathways, Education and Training of Medical Physicists Committee, Committees
  36. 2006 - 2008
    MemberTG133 - Alternative Clinical Medical Physics Training Pathways, Education and Training of Medical Physicists Committee, Committees
  37. 2006 - 2007
    Member2007 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  38. 2006 - present
    MemberParticle Therapy Task Group, Department of Radiation Oncology
  39. 2005 - 2008
    ChairTherapy Physics Written Exam Committee, American Board of Radiology
  40. 2005 - 2006
    Member2006 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  41. 2005 - 2006
    MemberImaging Verification Working Group, Therapy Physics Committee, Committees
  42. 2005 - 2006
    MemberQuality Assurance Subcommittee, Therapy Physics Committee, Committees
  43. 2005 - 2006
    MemberError Prevention Working Group, Therapy Physics Committee, Committees
  44. 2005 - 2006
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Ninth International Workshop on EPI, 2006, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  45. 2005
    Vice ChairScience Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  46. 2005
    ChairTherapy Physics Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  47. 2004 - 2007
    MemberTask Group 113: Physics Practice Standards for Clinical Trials, Task Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  48. 2004 - 2006
    Vice ChairProfessional Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  49. 2004 - 2006
    MemberTherapy Physics Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  50. 2004 - 2006
    MemberTherapy Imaging Subcommittee, Therapy Physics Committee, Committees
  51. 2004 - 2005
    Member2005 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  52. 2004 - 2005
    MemberGovernment and Regulatory Affairs Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  53. 2003 - 2011
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  54. 2003 - 2008
    MemberTherapy Physics Written Exam Committee, American Board of Radiology
  55. 2003 - 2006
    MemberDigital Imaging Subcommittee TG on Imaging Index, Department of Radiation Oncology
  56. 2003 - 2005
    ChairTherapy Subcommittee, Residency Education Program Review Committee, Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  57. 2003 - 2005
    Chair LiaisonAAPM Therapy Committee, Radiation Physics Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  58. 2003 - 2005
    MemberBoard of Directors, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  59. 2003 - 2004
    ChairRadiation Therapy Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  60. 2003 - 2004
    Member2004 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  61. 2003 - 2004
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Eighth International Workshop on EPI, 2004, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  62. 2003
    Immediate Past ChairAmerican College of Medical Physics
  63. 2003 - present
    MemberMedical Physics Education Executive Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  64. 2002 - 2008
    MemberPhysics Committee, American Board of Radiology
  65. 2002 - 2005
    MemberAnnual Meeting, Scientific Program, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  66. 2002 - 2003
    MemberExpert Review Panel, Abt Study on Medical Physics Work, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  67. 2002 - 2003
    Member2003 AAPM Annual Meeting, Scientific Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  68. 2002 - 2003
    MemberAbt Study on Medical Physics Work, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  69. 2002
    Chairman of the BoardAmerican College of Medical Physics
  70. 2002
    Vice ChairRadiation Therapy Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  71. 2002 - present
    Oral ExaminerAmerican Board of Radiology
  72. 2001 - 2010
    MemberData Flow Task Group, Department of Radiation Oncology
  73. 2001 - 2010
    MemberTask Group 70: Update of TG25 on Clinical Use of Electrons, Task Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  74. 2001 - 2008
    MemberMeeting Coordination Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  75. 2001 - 2008
    MemberScientific Program SubCommittee, Meeting Coordination Committee, Committees
  76. 2001 - 2004
    ChairNew Technology Specification and Implementation Group, Department of Radiation Oncology
  77. 2001 - 2002
    Member2002 AAPM Annual Meeting, Scientific Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  78. 2001 - 2002
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Seventh International Workshop on EPI, 2002, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  79. 2001
    Vice ChairAmerican College of Medical Physics
  80. 2000 - 2016
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  81. 2000 - 2008
    MemberProfessional Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  82. 2000 - 2007
    LiaisonASTRO Physics Committee, Radiation Therapy Committee, Committees
  83. 2000 - 2005
    MemberScience Council, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  84. 2000 - 2005
    MemberRadiation Physics Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  85. 2000 - 2004
    MemberRadiation Therapy Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  86. 2000 - 2003
    ACMP LiaisonRadiation Physics Committee, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  87. 2000 - 2002
    SecretaryResidency Education Program Review Committee, Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  88. 1999 - 2016
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  89. 1999 - 2000
    SecretaryAmerican College of Medical Physics
  90. 1999 - 2000
    Co-DirectorAnnual Workshop; The Image Based Treatment Process, Practical Methods for Clinical Physicists, American College of Medical Physics
  91. 1999 - 2000
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Sixth International Workshop on EPI, 2000, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  92. 1998 - 2005
    MemberResidency Education Program Review Committee, Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs
  93. 1998 - 2000
    MemberCommission on Communications, American College of Medical Physics
  94. 1998 - 1999
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  95. 1997 - 2008
    MemberEuropean Society for Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology
  96. 1997 - 2002
    Oral Board ExaminerAmerican Board of Medical Physics
  97. 1996 - 2000
    ChairMembership Committee, American College of Medical Physics
  98. 1996 - 1998
    ChairOrganizing Committee, Fifth International Workshop on EPI, 1998, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  99. 1996 - 1998
    Course DirectorOrganizing Committee, Fifth International Workshop on EPI, 1998, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  100. 1996 - 1998
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Fifth International Workshop on EPI, 1998, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  101. 1995 - 2000
    MemberTask Group 58: Clinical Use of Electronic Portal Imaging Devices., Task Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  102. 1995 - 2000
    MemberLegislation and Regulation Committee, Committees, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  103. 1995 - 1996
    MemberOrganizing Committee, Fourth International Workshop on EPI, 1996, International Workshops on Electronic Portal Imaging
  104. 1995 - present
    MemberTask Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  105. 1994 - 1997
    MemberPlanning Committee, Division of Radiation Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  106. 1994 - present
    Abstract ReviewerAnnual Scientific Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  107. 1994 - present
    ChairScientific and Professional Proffered Session, Annual Scientific Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  108. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  109. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Physics
  110. 1993 - present
    Grant ReviewerNational Institutes of Health
  111. 1993 - present
    Grant ReviewerNational Science Foundation
  112. 1993 - present
    Grant ReviewerWhitaker Foundation
  113. 1993 - present
    Grant ReviewerUnited States Department of Energy
  114. 1992 - 1997
    MemberPlanning Committee, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  115. 1992 - 1994
    MemberResearch and Administration Committee, Oncology Center, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  116. 1991 - 1997
    MemberThe Johns Hopkins Hospital
  117. 1991 - 1997
    MemberTechnical Advisory Committee, Oncology Center, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  118. 1991 - 1997
    MemberAdvisory Committee, Division of Radiation Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  119. 1991 - 1993
    ChairAdvisory Committee, Division of Radiation Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  120. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  121.  
    Organizer2004 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  122.  
    Organizer2005 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  123.  
    Abstract ReviewerAnnual Meeting, Scientific Program, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  124.  
    First AuthorTask Group 58: Clinical Use of Electronic Portal Imaging Devices., Task Groups, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  125.  
    Co-organizer2006 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  126.  
    Co-Director2002 AAPM Annual Meeting, Scientific Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  127.  
    Director2003 AAPM Annual Meeting, Scientific Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  128.  
    Co-Director2007 AAPM Annual Meeting, Professional Track, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  129.  
    Co-Director2008 AAPM Annual Meeting Profession Program, AAPM Annual Meetings, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
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