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Lijun Ma

Professor in Residence, Division of Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology

Room L-08, Box 0226
San Francisco, CA 94143-0226
Phone: 415-353-8900
Fax: 415-353-9883

Professional Focus

Dr. Ma's research and clinical focus include stereotactic radiosurgery, breast cancer treatments, and imaging guided procedures. Dr. Ma joined UCSF in 2006 and is a member of UCSF CyberKnife and Gamma Knife team. Dr. Ma had led numerous research projects. He implemented and benchmarked multiple clinical procedures and protocols that ranged from initial of dynamic linac-based shaped-beam radiosurgery program to liquid I-125 balloon catheter-based implantation protocols. Dr. Ma has served as grant reviewers for national funding agencies. He is the principal investigator for research awards from US government and non-profit foundations. Dr. Ma is the principal or senior author of over 30 peer-reviewed publications and a US and international patent holder for a beam technology relating to breast cancer treatment. Prior to joining to UCSF, Dr. Ma was an Associate professor in Radiation Oncology Physics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.