Education

Graduate School
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2005), Nuclear Engineering/radiological Sciences
Medical School
Harvard Medical School (2009)
Internship
Mount Auburn Hospital (2010), Internal Medicine
Clinical Research Fellowship
Cornell/Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2013), Clinical Research
Residency
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2013), Radiation Oncology
Chief Resident
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2014), Radiation Oncology

Research Interest

  • Brachytherapy
  • Charged-particle therapy
  • Image analysis and outcomes modeling
  • Image-guided and navigational interventional technology
  • Interventions for Toxicity Reduction
  • Intraoperative radiation therapy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Ocular tumors
  • Oligometastatic disease
  • Primary and metastatic lesions of the spine
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Predicting lung nodule malignancies by combining deep convolutional neural network and handcrafted features.
Li S, Xu P, Li B, Chen L, Zhou Z, Hao H, Duan Y, Folkert MR, Ma J, Huang S, Jiang SB, Wang J, Phys Med Biol 2019 Jul
Addition of Iodinated Contrast to Rectal Hydrogel Spacer to Facilitate MRI-Independent Target Delineation and Treatment Planning for Prostate Cancer.
Atluri PS, Gannavarapu BS, Timmerman RD, Garant A, Hannan R, Folkert MR, Desai NB, Pract Radiat Oncol 2019 Jun

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Pancreatic adenocarcinoma. In Target Volume Delineation for Conformal and Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy

Romesser P.B., Folkert M.R., Goodman K.A. (2015). Switzerland, Springer International Publishing

Honors & Awards

  • 2016-2017 ARRO Educator of the Year Award
    (2017)
  • 2014 American Brachytherapy Society Resident Travel Grant Award
    (2014)
  • 2013 ASTRO Resident Clinical /Basic Science Research Award (Physics)
    (2013)
  • ASCO Pain and Symptom Management (Merit) Award
    (2013)
  • “Best of ASTRO” Presentation Recognition
    (2013)
  • New York Roentgen Society “Best of ASTRO 2011” Award, CNS
    (2011)
  • MIT Karl Taylor Compton Prize
    (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Radium Society (2016)
  • Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS) (2014)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) (2012)
  • American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) (2011)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) (2010)
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) (2005)