Radiation Oncology

Daniel E. Hyer, PhD

Portrait

Proton Therapy Technical Director
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Office: 01615 Pomerantz Family Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242

Email: daniel-hyer@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
MS, Medical Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
PhD, Medical Physics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Residency, Medical Physics, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Radiation Therapy Physicist, Iowa Department of Public Health
Therapeutic Medical Physics, American Board of Radiology

All Publications

Hyer D, Hill P, Wang D, Smith B, Flynn R.  A dynamic collimation system for spot scanning proton therapy: Conceptual overview.  Medical Physics.  2014. 41(6):496.

Gelover E, Wang D, Hill P, Flynn R, Hyer D.  Analytical modeling and dose calculation method for asymmetric proton pencil beams.  Medical Physics.  2014. 41(6):550.
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Wang D, Smith B, Hill P, Gelover E, Flynn R, Hyer D.  Determining the optimal collimator position for collimated pencil beam scanning proton therapy.  Medical Physics.  2014. 41(6):550-551.
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Sheybani A, Ahmed R, TenNapel M, Pennington E, Hyer D, Anderson K, Menezes A, Hitchon P, Buatti J.  Preliminary experience in treating skull base chordomas with high-dose hyperfractionated stereotactic photon radiation therapy.  Journal of Radiation Oncology.  2014. 3(1):57-64.
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Sheybani A, TenNapel M, Lack W, Clerkin P, Hyer D, Sun W, Jacobson G.  Risk of radiation-induced malignancy with heterotopic ossification prophylaxis: A case-control analysis.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics.  2014. 89(3):584-589.
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Hill P, Wang D, Flynn R, Hyer D.  The effects of a dynamic collimation system on proton pencil beams to improve lateral tissue sparing in spot scanned proton therapy.  Medical Physics.  2014. 41(6):298.
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Dirksen B, Wang D, Hyer D, Buatti J, Sheybani A, Tennapel M, Bayouth J, Flynn R.  Radiosurgery of peripheral brain lesions by spot scanning proton therapy.  Medical Physics.  2013. 40(6):364.
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Sheybani A, TenNapel M, Lack W, Hyer D, Jacobson G.  The risk of radiation-induced malignancy with heterotopic ossification prophylaxis: A case-control analysis.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics.  2013. 87(2):S561.
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Hyer D, Mart C, Nixon E.  Design and implementation of a modular radiation isocenter phantom.  Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  2012. 13(6):72-81.
[PubMed]

Hyer D, Mart C.  Development and implementation of an automated algorithm to determine radiation isocenter, radiation vs. light field coincidence, and analyze strip tests.  Medical Physics.  2012. 39(6):3707.
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Sheybani A, Ahmed R, Tennapel M, Hyer D, Anderson K, Buatti J.  High-dose hyperfractionated stereotactic photon radiation therapy for skull based chordomas.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics.  2012. 84(3):S288-S289.
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Hyer D, Sheybani A, Jacobson G, Kim Y.  The dosimetric impact of heterogeneity corrections in high dose rate 192Ir brachytherapy for cervical cancer: investigation of both conventional Point-A and volume-optimized plans.  Brachytherapy.  2012. 11(6):515-520.
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Hyer D, Sheybani A, Jacobson G, Kim Y.  The impact of heterogeneity corrections in high dose rate brachytherapy.  Medical Physics.  2011. 38(6):3573.
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Hyer D, Serago C, Kim S, Li J, Hintenlang D.  An organ and effective dose study of XVI and OBI cone-beam CT systems.  Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  2010. 11(2):181-197.
[PubMed]

Hyer D, Hintenlang D.  Estimation of organ doses from kilovoltage cone-beam CT imaging used during radiotherapy patient position verification.  Medical Physics.  2010. 37(9):4620-4626.
[PubMed]

Hyer D, Hintenlang D.  Estimation of organ doses from kV-CBCT imaging systems used in radiation therapy.  Medical Physics.  2010. 37(6):3103.
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Hyer D, Fisher R, Hintenlang D.  Characterization of a water-equivalent fiber-optic coupled dosimeter for use in diagnostic radiology.  Medical Physics.  2009. 36(5):1711-1716.
[PubMed]

Winslow J, Hyer D, Fisher R, Tien C, Hintenlang D.  Construction of anthropomorphic phantoms for use in dosimetry studies.  Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  2009. 10(3):195-204.
[PubMed]

Hyer D, Hintenlang D.  Organ doses from cone-beam CT in radiation therapy.  Medical Physics.  2009. 36(6):2437.
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Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23