Department of Oncology
School of Medicine Queen's University

Dr. Andrew T. Kerr, PhD, P. Eng, FCCPM

A KERRUniversity Position:

  • Associate Professor (Adjunct) Oncology
  • Associate Professor (Adjunct) Physics, Engineering Physics, and Astronomy

Current Hospital Appointment:

  • Senior Medical Physicist (Radiation Oncology)

Other Current Appointments:

  • Director of the Medical Physics Residency Training Program
  • Member of the Radiation Oncology Residency Training Program Committee
  • Member of Head &Neck Community of Practice Committee, Cancer Care Ontario

Areas of Clinical Interest:

  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) of lung cancer
  • Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy (FSRT)
  • Development and implementation of new radiation therapy techniques
  • Patient specific radiation therapy quality assurance

Areas of Education Interest:

  • Education and program development for medical physics and radiation oncology residents
  • Medical physics education of under-graduate and graduate students

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Dosimetry for patient specific QA
  • Development of Cobalt-60 technology for radiation therapy and medical imaging
  • Development of new dosimetry methods

Contact Information:
Department of Medical Physics,
Burr 0, Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario
Kingston General Hospital
25 King Street W
Kingston, ON    K7L 5P9
Tel. (613) 544-2631 ext 6832
Fax. (613) 546-8201