Morris I. Bank, PhD, is a board-certified Radiological Physicist. He received his PhD degree from the University of Michigan. He completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Medical Physics at the University of Wisconsin.
Morris Bank performed for 15 years as Radiological Physicist in Flint, Michigan, 3 years in Royal Oak, Michigan, and 6 years in Indianapolis, Indiana.
He joined the Department of Radiation Oncology at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis as Director of Radiation Oncology Physics in 1996.
He has been active professionally in the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), serving on committees and as lead author on an AAPM report on Radiation Information for non-technical personnel.
Morris Bank has published 13 papers and 19 paper/poster presentations at professional meetings, among them:
“Ion Chamber Measurements of Transverse Gamma Knife Beam Profiles” (Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics)
“Superimposition of Beams to Vary Shot Size in Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery” (Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics)
“Dose-Volume Histogram Quality Assurance for Linac-Based Treatment Planning Systems” (Journal of Medical Physics)
General Clinical Physics Support
Initial Physics Chart Review, weekly physics chart checks
Clinical support for Physicians; Support and instruction for Dosimetry Staff
Linac Machine QA, Daily, Monthly and Annual measurements
Acceptance & Commissioning of Linacs, Beam data acquisition
Treatment Planning computer commissioning and QA
3 D Treatment Planning
IMRT treatment planning including step & shoot, dynamic leaf, & RapidArc
IMRT QA Verification
Extensive Teaching Experience of Radiation Therapy Residents
Diagnostic Radiology Residents, X-Ray Technologists, & Dosimetrists (mentored 4 Dosimetrists)
On-site CME instruction and updating staff on new technology
Mentoring Staff in Dosimetry and Board Exams
B.S. Physics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
M.S. Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Ph.D. Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Postdoctoral Fellow in Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Medical Physics Department, Madison, WI
Licensed in Texas and Florida
Approved Physicist in Indiana and Michigan
Listed as AU on NRC License
Complete C.V. available upon request.