Education

Graduate School
Stanford University (2007), Medical Scientist Training Program
Medical School
Stanford University School of Medicine (2007)
Internship
Harvard/Brigham and Women's Hospital (2008), Internal Medicine
Residency
Harvard/Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital (2012), Radiation Oncology

Research Interest

  • Cancer imaging
  • Cancer therapeutics
  • Kinase biology and inhibitor development
  • RAS biology and inhibitor development
  • Stereotactic radiation therapy
  • Structural biology
  • Use of technology to improve cancer care

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Automated Text Message Reminders Improve Radiation Therapy Compliance.
Tan J, Christie A, Montalvo SK, Wallace C, Yan Y, Folkerts M, Yingling A, Sher D, Choy H, Jiang S, Westover KD Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 2018 Nov
A pilot study using kernelled support tensor machine for distant failure prediction in lung SBRT.
Li S, Yang N, Li B, Zhou Z, Hao H, Folkert MR, Iyengar P, Westover K, Choy H, Timmerman R, Jiang S, Wang J Med Image Anal 2018 Sep 50 106-116
GADD45a sensitizes cervical cancer cells to radiotherapy via increasing cytoplasmic APE1 level.
Li Q, Wei X, Zhou ZW, Wang SN, Jin H, Chen KJ, Luo J, Westover KD, Wang JM, Wang D, Xu CX, Shan JL Cell Death Dis 2018 May 9 5 524
Shell feature: a new radiomics descriptor for predicting distant failure after radiotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer and cervix cancer.
Hao H, Zhou Z, Li S, Maquilan G, Folkert MR, Iyengar P, Westover KD, Albuquerque K, Liu F, Choy H, Timmerman RD, Yang L, Wang J Phys Med Biol 2018 Apr
KRAS Dimerization Impacts MEK Inhibitor Sensitivity and Oncogenic Activity of Mutant KRAS.
Ambrogio C, Köhler J, Zhou ZW, Wang H, Paranal R, Li J, Capelletti M, Caffarra C, Li S, Lv Q, Gondi S, Hunter JC, Lu J, Chiarle R, Santamaría D, Westover KD, Jänne PA Cell 2018 Jan
Accurate real time localization tracking in a clinical environment using Bluetooth Low Energy and deep learning.
Iqbal Z, Luo D, Henry P, Kazemifar S, Rozario T, Yan Y, Westover K, Lu W, Nguyen D, Long T, Wang J, Choy H, Jiang S PLoS ONE 2018 13 10 e0205392

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Liver. In Human Radiation Injury

Shrieve D, Loeffler J, et al (2010). Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Radiation. In Pocket Neurology

Westover MB, Choi E, Awad K (2010). Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Honors & Awards

  • V Scholar
    (2014-2016)
  • CPRIT Scholar
    (2012-2016)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • American College of Radiology
  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology