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Venkat Narra , Ph.D.Narra

Associate Professor

Tel:   732-253-3939
Emai:   narra@cinj.rutgers.edu

 

 

Education:

    • Ph.D.      Andhra University , Waltair , India
    • M.S.       Agra University, Agra, India.
    • B.S.        Andhra University , Waltair , India    

Academic Appointments:

    • Associate Professor

Honors/Certificates:

    • Certificate of American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Physics

Research Interests:

    • Radiation Biology
    • Clinical Medical Physics

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications for the Recent 5 Years:

    • Leonard Kim, Venkat Narra, Ning Yue, "Heterogeneity-corrected vs uncorrected critical structure maximum point doses in balloon brachytherapy", Medical Dosimetry, 2013.
    • Caitlin A Schonewolf, B. Patel, R. H Gensure, Venkat Narra, Bruce G. Haffty, J. L. Nosher, Salma K. Jabbour, "Patterns of failure in colorectal patients with liver metastases after Yttrium-90 radioembolization", American Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012.
    • T. Shaikh, Venkat Narra, S. Goyal, S. Ahlawat, L. Kirstein, T. Kearney, B.G. Haffty, A. J. Khan, "Lumpectomey closure technique does not affecxt dosimetry in patients undergoing external-beam-based accelerated partial breast irradiation." Annals of Surgical Oncology, 2012.
    • J. L. Nosher, P. A. Ohman-Strickland, S. Jabbour, V. Narra, B. Nosher, "Changes in liver and spleen volumes and liver function after radioembolization with yttrium-90 resin microspheres." Journal of vascular and interventional radiology, 22(12):1706-13, 2011.
    • S. Goyal, K. Osusky, M. Gabel, N. Yue, V. Narra, "A novel method of island blocking in whole abdominal radiotherapy using a modified electronic tissue compensation technique", Medical Dosimetry, 35(3):220-5, 2009.
    • S. Goyal, AL. Cohler, J. Camporeale, V. Narra, N. Yue, "Intensity-modulated radiation therapy for orbital lymphoma", Radiation Medicine, 26(10):573-81, 2009.
    • N. J. Yue, S. Kim, B. E. Lewis, S. Jabbour, V. Narra, S. Goyal, B. G. Haffty, "Optimization of couch translational corrections to compensate for rotational and deformable target deviations in image guided radiotherapy", Medical Physics, 35(10):4375-85, 2008.
    • S. Goyal, N. J. Yue, R. Millevoi, E. Kagan, B. G. Haffty, V. Narra, "Improvement in dose homogeneity with electronic tissue compensation ove IMRT and conventional RT in whole brain radiotherapy", Radiotherapy and Oncology, 88(2):196-201, 2008.