Guanghua Yan, PhD
Medical Physics Graduate Program

Guanghua Yan, PhD; Faculty Member

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  • Radiation Oncology


  • PhD: Medical Physics; University of Florida; Gainesville, FL
  • MS: Computer Science; University of Florida; Gainesville, FL
  • BS: Computer Science; Huazhong University of Science & Technology; Wuhan, China

Dr Yan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology in Gainesville.

As part of the Therapeutic Medical Physics faculty, he serves as an instructor for two courses: BME 6591, Therapy Physics I and BME 6592, Therapy Physics II.

Dr Yan also serves on PhD committees and serves as a MS advisor.

As the Director of the UF Radiation Oncology Physics Residency Program, Dr Yan supervises the clinical training of two medical physics residents.

His current research focuses on applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to solve various clinical issues in radiation oncology such as improving treatment plan quality, enhancing quality assurance efficiency and efficacy, etc.

Dr Yan is also interested in medical informatics, developing software to streamline the clinical workflow in radiotherapy.