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Jean Pouliot, PhD

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Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, UCSF


Education

Université laval, Québec, Canada B.Sc., 1981, Physics
Université laval M.Sc., 1983, Experimental Physics
Université laval Ph.D., 1986, Nuclear Physics
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Ca., Postdoc.,1989, Heavy-Ion Physics

Professional Experience

  • 1986-1989
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBL), Berkeley, California Postdoctoral
  • 1990-1991
    Invited Scientist, Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) at GANIL, France.
  • 1991-1993
    Research Associate, Physics Dept. Université Laval, Québec
  • 1993-1999
    Medical Physicist, Dep of Radiation-oncology. Hotel-Dieu de Québec.
  • 1993-1999
    Associate Professor, Laval University, Québec
  • 1993-1999
    Head of Medical Physics Research Group, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec.
  • 1999-2004
    Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco
  • 2001-present
    Faculty Member, Joint UCSF/UC-Berkeley Bioengineering Department
  • 2004-present
    Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • 1981-1983
    Master Scholarship, FCAR; Doctoral scholarships, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and FCAR
  • 1986-1989
    Postdoctoral fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

Selected Publications

  1. Crehange G, Krishnamurthy D, Cunha JA, Pickett B, Kurhanewicz J, Hsu IC, Gottschalk AR, Shinohara K, Roach M, Pouliot J. Cold spot mapping inferred from MRI at time of failure predicts biopsy-proven local failure after permanent seed brachytherapy in prostate cancer patients: Implications for focal salvage brachytherapy. Radiother Oncol. 2013 Nov; 109(2):246-50.
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  2. Descovich M, Carrara M, Morlino S, Pinnaduwage DS, Saltiel D, Pouliot J, Nash MB, Pignoli E, Valdagni R, Roach M, Gottschalk AR. Improving plan quality and consistency by standardization of dose constraints in prostate cancer patients treated with CyberKnife. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2013; 14(5):162-72.
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  3. Pinnaduwage DS, Cunha JA, Weinberg V, Krishnamurthy D, Nash M, Hsu IC, Pouliot J. A dosimetric evaluation of using a single treatment plan for multiple treatment fractions within a given applicator insertion in gynecologic brachytherapy. Brachytherapy. 2013 Sep-Oct; 12(5):487-94.
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  4. Nie K, Chuang C, Kirby N, Braunstein S, Pouliot J. Site-specific deformable imaging registration algorithm selection using patient-based simulated deformations. Med Phys. 2013 Apr; 40(4):041911.
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  5. Kirby N, Chuang C, Ueda U, Pouliot J. The need for application-based adaptation of deformable image registration. Med Phys. 2013 Jan; 40(1):011702.
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  6. Graff P, Kirby N, Weinberg V, Chen J, Yom SS, Lambert L, Pouliot J. The residual setup errors of different IGRT alignment procedures for head and neck IMRT and the resulting dosimetric impact. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 May 1; 86(1):170-6.
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  7. Roberge D, Souhami L, Fortin MA, Pouliot JF. Chemosensitized radiosurgery for recurrent brain metastases. J Neurooncol. 2012 Nov; 110(2):265-70.
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  8. Held M, Kirby N, Morin O, Pouliot J. Dosimetric aspects of inverse-planned modulated-arc total-body irradiation. Med Phys. 2012 Aug; 39(8):5263-71.
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  9. Siauw T, Cunha A, Berenson D, Atamturk A, Hsu IC, Goldberg K, Pouliot J. NPIP: A skew line needle configuration optimization system for HDR brachytherapy. Med Phys. 2012 Jul; 39(7):4339-46.
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  10. Kirby N, Held M, Morin O, Fogh S, Pouliot J. Inverse-planned modulated-arc total-body irradiation. Med Phys. 2012 May; 39(5):2761-4.
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  11. Bissonnette JP, Balter PA, Dong L, Langen KM, Lovelock DM, Miften M, Moseley DJ, Pouliot J, Sonke JJ, Yoo S. Quality assurance for image-guided radiation therapy utilizing CT-based technologies: a report of the AAPM TG-179. Med Phys. 2012 Apr; 39(4):1946-63.
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  12. Hwang AB, Chen J, Nguyen TB, Gottschalk AG, Roach MR, Pouliot J. Irradiation of the prostate and pelvic lymph nodes with an adaptive algorithm. Med Phys. 2012 Feb; 39(2):1119-24.
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  13. Yamada Y, Rogers L, Demanes DJ, Morton G, Prestidge BR, Pouliot J, Cohen GN, Zaider M, Ghilezan M, Hsu IC. American Brachytherapy Society consensus guidelines for high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy. Brachytherapy. 2012 Jan-Feb; 11(1):20-32.
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  14. Graff P, Hu W, Yom SS, Pouliot J. Does IGRT ensure target dose coverage of head and neck IMRT patients? Radiother Oncol. 2012 Jul; 104(1):83-90.
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  15. Berrouard P, Najari A, Pron A, Gendron D, Morin PO, Pouliot JR, Veilleux J, Leclerc M. Synthesis of 5-alkyl[3,4-c]thienopyrrole-4,6-dione-based polymers by direct heteroarylation. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2012 Feb 27; 51(9):2068-71.
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  16. Kirby N, Chuang C, Pouliot J, Hwang A, Barani IJ. Physics strategies for sparing neural stem cells during whole-brain radiation treatments. Med Phys. 2011 Oct; 38(10):5338-44.
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  17. Cunha JA, Pouliot J, Weinberg V, Wang-Chesebro A, Roach M, Hsu IC. Urethra low-dose tunnels: validation of and class solution for generating urethra-sparing dose plans using inverse planning simulated annealing for prostate high-dose-rate brachytherapy. Brachytherapy. 2012 Sep-Oct; 11(5):348-53.
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  18. Kirby N, Chuang C, Pouliot J. A two-dimensional deformable phantom for quantitatively verifying deformation algorithms. Med Phys. 2011 Aug; 38(8):4583-6.
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  19. Siauw T, Cunha A, Atamtürk A, Hsu IC, Pouliot J, Goldberg K. IPIP: A new approach to inverse planning for HDR brachytherapy by directly optimizing dosimetric indices. Med Phys. 2011 Jul; 38(7):4045-51.
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  20. Hu W, Graff P, Boettger T, Pouliot J. A spatially encoded dose difference maximal intensity projection map for patient dose evaluation: a new first line patient quality assurance tool. Med Phys. 2011 Apr; 38(4):1748-53.
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