Loki Home

Research Interests

Funding Opportunities

FAQ

UI Login Guest Login

Browse by Investigator Last Name



Browse Research


Photo of Sarah McGuire

Sarah McGuire

Assistant Professor,  Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Phone: +1 319 384 8475
Email: sarah-mcguire@uiowa.edu
Web:

Education

BS, Biomedical Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering, WI
PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC
Post-Doc, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC
Post-Doc, Radiation Physics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC

Appointments

Primary: Radiation Oncology

Centers and Program Affiliations


Research Interests


MeSH Terms from Publications

Dideoxynucleosides, Radiotherapy Dosage, Positron-Emission Tomography, Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated, Fluorine Radioisotopes, Bone Marrow, Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted, Head and Neck Neoplasms, Whole Body Imaging, Technology, Radiologic, Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon, Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation, Radiation Injuries, Radiopharmaceuticals, Uterine Cervical Neoplasms, Humans, Bone Marrow Cells, Cell Proliferation, Lung Neoplasms, Lung, Algorithms, Tomography, X-Ray Computed, Female, Time Factors, Middle Aged

Research Summary

My research focuses on the implementation of novel imaging modalities and applications for target delineation, normal tissue sparing, and evaluating tumor and normal tissue response to radiation therapy.

Recent Publications


Show publications
  1. McGuire, S, Menda, Y, Ponto, L, Gross, B, Juweid, M, Bayouth, J. A methodology for incorporating functional bone marrow sparing in IMRT planning for pelvic radiation therapy. Radiother Oncol 99(1):49-54, 2011. [PubMed]
  2. McGuire, S, Menda, Y, Boles Ponto, L, Gross, B, Buatti, J, Bayouth, J. 3'-deoxy-3'-[?F]fluorothymidine PET quantification of bone marrow response to radiation dose. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81(3):888-93, 2011. [PubMed]
  3. Menda, Y, Ponto, L, Dornfeld, K, Tewson, T, Watkins, G, Gupta, A, Anderson, C, McGuire, S, Schultz, M, Sunderland, J, Graham, M, Buatti, J. Investigation of the pharmacokinetics of 3'-deoxy-3'-[18F]fluorothymidine uptake in the bone marrow before and early after initiation of chemoradiation therapy in head and neck cancer. Nucl Med Biol 37(4):433-8, 2010. [PubMed]
  4. McGuire, S, Zhou, S, Marks, L, Dewhirst, M, Yin, F, Das, S. A methodology for using SPECT to reduce intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) dose to functioning lung. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66(5):1543-52, 2006. [PubMed]