Olivier Morin, PhD, MBA


Dr. Olivier Morin is a physicist who specializes in medical imaging for treatment verification and advanced forms of radiosurgery, including 3-D conformal radiation therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and stereotactic (SRS) radiosurgery. He also develops treatment plans for external beam radiation and Gamma Knife. Morin's research focuses on developing and implementing image guidance tools to improve the efficiency and reduce the side effects of radiation treatment. He is also responsible for the development and clinical implementation of the modulated arc total body irradiation technique.

Morin earned a Ph.D. in bioengineering in a joint program of the University of California, Berkeley and UCSF, and an M.B.A. in the management of new technology at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. Subsequently, he completed a residency in radiation oncology at UCSF, where he is now an assistant professor in physics in the Department of Radiation Oncology.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Associate Professor

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University of California, Berkeley, Physics 2007

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Thompson RF, Valdes G, Fuller CD, Carpenter CM, Morin O, Aneja S, Lindsay WD, Aerts HJWL, Agrimson B, Deville C, Rosenthal SA, Yu JB, Thomas CR. Artificial intelligence in radiation oncology: A specialty-wide disruptive transformation? Radiother Oncol. 2018 Jun 12.
  2. Deist TM, Dankers FJWM, Valdes G, Wijsman R, Hsu IC, Oberije C, Lustberg T, van Soest J, Hoebers F, Jochems A, El Naqa I, Wee L, Morin O, Raleigh DR, Bots W, Kaanders JH, Belderbos J, Kwint M, Solberg T, Monshouwer R, Bussink J, Dekker A, Lambin P. Machine learning algorithms for outcome prediction in (chemo)radiotherapy: An empirical comparison of classifiers. Med Phys. 2018 May 15.
  3. Chen WC, Magill ST, Wu A, Vasudevan HN, Morin O, Aghi MK, Theodosopoulos PV, Perry A, McDermott MW, Sneed PK, Braunstein SE, Raleigh DR. Histopathological features predictive of local control of atypical meningioma after surgery and adjuvant radiotherapy. J Neurosurg. 2018 Apr 06; 1-8.

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