Brian MacPhail

Therapeutic Medical Physicist

Treatment Techniques
3D, 4D, IMRT, VMAT, IGRT, SRS, SBRT, 192 Ir HDR (Breast (Mammosite), GYN (Cylinder, Multi-Channel Cylinder, T&O, T&R, 137 Cs LDR, Interstitial,), Lung, Esophagus, Prostate, Skin), Radio-Nuclide ( 90 Sr, 153 Sm, 223 Ra)

Varian TrueBeam & iX Accelerators, Elekta (Nucletron) HDR, Philips Brilliance Big Bore CT MapCheck, ArcCheck, QA3, IC Profiler; SRS Lucy Phantom, LAP Laser Software Philips Pinnacle, Brain Lab, and Oncentra Treatment Planning Systems, RadCalc, 3DVH, SNC Patient, SNC Profiler, SNC QA3, Mobius, ARIA Record and Verify





American Association of Physicists in Medicine
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
American Brachytherapy Society
Health Physics Society



Radiation Oncology Physics, LoE
American Board Of Radiology (2010)

Radiation Oncology Physics
American Board Of Medical Physics (2001)

State of Iowa approved Authorized Medical Physicist
State of Iowa approved Radiation Safety Officer



Master Of Science In Radiological Physics, Wayne State University 1993
Detroit, Michigan

Bachelor of Science; Physics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, MO 1990
Kansas City, Missouri

Minor; Mathematics, University of Missouri-Kansas City 1990
Kansas City, Missouri




Years of Experience

25 years

Time at Jaeger Corporation

4 Years


Invited Presentations

What’s New in Radiation Oncology at WRBCC; 5/09

SRS at WRBCC; 10/10

Advanced Radiotherapy Techniques at WRBCC; MGMC Grand Rounds; 7/11

VMAT at WRBCC; 2/14

Prostate HDR at WRBCC – Physics & Treatment; 11/15

SRS – Physics & Treatment; 11/15

A Survey of Medical Physics; ISU Physics Department Colloquium; 11/16

Clinical Implementation of the Capri Applicator; 9/17