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Southwest Regional Chapter of
American Association of Physicists in Medicine
Arkansas – Louisiana – Oklahoma - Texas
SW AAPM membership dues are now handled through the national AAPM website.
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Robert J. Shalek Award
RECORDS OF AWARD RECIPIENTS
Richard "Bud" E. Wendt III
Contributions to education as well as service to AAPM, SDAMPP, and CAMPEP. Program director of UT MDACC graduate program in medical physics from 2013 to 2022.
Service 10+ yrs in SWAAPM. Contributions to AAPM such as Chair of Professional Council. Influential role in the LSU Medical Physics residency as inaugural Program Director.
Kenneth (Kip) Matthews
Significant impact through research, education, and professional service. Pivotal contributions to imaging research and synchrotron CAMD beamline research.
Mentoring and education of graduate students at MDACC, contributions to CAMPEP, and overall impact on medical physics education.
Service to the chapter as Treasurer 2012 - 2020, instrumental in many SWAAPM annual meetings promoting the membership, and serving as chair/member on AAPM committees.
Significant contributions to education and AAPM through professional service (regionally & nationally) having served in approximately 50 appointed positions.
Professional service to SWAAPM and leadership in the developing and coordinating an ABR mock exam for the chapter members.
Research, Teaching and mentoring graduate students in Texas and professional service to SWAAPM and Texas Board of Licensure for Medical Physics.
Leadership and professional contributions to AAPM and SWAAPM, clinical service and teaching in radiation oncology.
No awards 1997 - 2013
Michael D. Mills
Leadership of AAPM and ACMP sponsored Abt Study report; contributions to ACMP- sponsored “Survey of Physics Resources for Radiation Oncology Special Procedures”.
Raymond M. Wilenzick
Leadership and professional contributions to AAPM, ACMP, and LSRO; clinical service and teaching in radiation oncology.
David L. Goff
Professional service to the ACMP, ABMP, and Texas Board of Licensure for Medical Physics consulting medical physics service in South TX.
Louis B. Levy
Education of graduate students and radiotherapy professionals; professional service; consulting medical physics service in San Antonio.
Computer dosimetry of brachytherapy and education of radiotherapy professionals on its use TLD dosimetry service for QA.
Arthur L. Boyer
Education of graduate students and radiotherapy professionals; research in conformal therapy and application of FFT.
Gary D. Fullerton
National and international leadership in medical physics and contributions to research and education.
Kenneth R. Hogstrom
Graduate education of physicists and research in electron beam dosimetry.
Ann E. Wright
Advancing professional recognition of medical physicists nationally and within Texas.
Benjamin R. Archer
Analytical reconstruction of x-ray spectra.
Jack S. Krohmer
Medical Physics representation to local and national organizations.
William F. Hanson
Leadership at the Radiological Physics Center and ADCL.
Louis K. Wagner
Book: Exposure to Pregnant Patients.
No award: 1982 - 1984
Stewart C. Bushong
Contributions in medical physics.
No award in 1980.
Arthur G. Haus
1979 AAPM Summer School and Proceedings.
Robert J. Shalek
Significant contributions to Medical Physics.
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