Biography

Zohaib Iqbal, Ph.D., received his bachelor’s degree in physics from The College of New Jersey, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in biomedical physics from the University of California at Los Angeles. After that, Dr. Iqbal completed his medical physics residency in the Department of Radiation Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Following graduation, he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama in Birmingham for two years. In 2022, he joined UT Southwestern’s Department of Radiation Oncology as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Medical Physics and Engineering.

Research Interest

  • Adaptive radiotherapy
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning for radiotherapy
  • Fairness metrics and artificial intelligence
  • Gyn brachytherapy
  • MR spectroscopy

Honors & Awards

  • Dissertation Year Fellowship, UCLA
    (2016-2017)
  • Magna Cum Laude Abstract Merit Award, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
    (2015)
  • Merit-Based Scholarship, The College of New Jersey, Ewing
    (2008-2012)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Task Group 370 Committee (2021)
  • American Association of Physicists in Medicine (2018)