Dr Marianne Camille Aznar

Senior Lecturer in Adaptive Radiotherapy

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Biography

Professional Experience

2017-present: Senior lecturer in the Radiotherapy-Related Research Group directed by professor Marcel van Herk at the University of Manchester/The Christie hospital

2017-present: External associate professor at the Nuffield department of population health, University of Oxford, UK.

2011-2017: External associate professor at the University of Copenhagen (both at Niels Bohr Institute, and at the Faculty of Health Sciences), Denmark

2010-present: Member of the teaching faculty of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology

2009-2016: Senior research physicist in the Multidisciplinary Radiation Research Group directed by professor Lena Specht, Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark

Role: supervision of medicine and physics PhD students, support in strategic decisions for the research group, management of external collaborations, writing of clinical protocols and funding applications, etc...

2006-2009: Clinical medical Physicist, Department of Radiation Oncology, Rigshospital

2005-2006: Clinical medical Physicist, Department of Radiation Oncology, Herlev Hospital

1999-2001: Medical Physics resident, Toronto-Sunnybrook Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada

 

Education

2005: PhD in Physics from the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen

Development and testing of a new optical fibre dosimeter based on Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) and Radioluminescence (RL) for application in radiation therapy and mammography  (at Risø National Laboratory, supervisor: Stig Steenstrup)

 

2000: MSc in Medical Radiation Physics from McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Development and testing of a new breast cancer screening system based on positron emission tomography (at the Montreal Neurological Institute, supervisor: Chris J Thompson).

 

1997: BSc from the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA), Rouen, France

1992: Baccalauréat with specialization in maths and physics (mention très bien, summa cum laude)

 

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

Member of the Scientific Advisory Group for ESTRO annual meeting

Council Member of the International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group (ILROG)

Member of the Danish Association of Medical Physicists

Member of the editorial advisory board for the European Journal of Surgical Oncology;

Member of the editorial board for Frontiers of Physics-Biomedical Physics;

 

External positions

Associate professor, Oxford University

2017 → …

Associate professor, University of Copenhagen

2011 → …

Areas of expertise

Research Networks and Beacons

Biology, Medicine and Health (BMH) Domains

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2005 - PhD, University of Copenhagen
  • 2000 - Master in Science, Development and testing of a new breast cancer screening system based on positron emission tomography , McGill University

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