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Career Summary

Biography

I am a Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist

Research

Research keywords

  • Brachytherapy
  • Radiation Oncology

Research expertise

Brachytherapy

Radiation Oncology

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
029903Medical Physics50
111200Oncology And Carcinogenesis25
111208Radiation Therapy25

Collaboration

I collaborate with Radiation Oncologists, Medical Physicsts

Administrative

Administrative expertise

Medical Physics

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Medical Physics
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiation Therapy

Teaching expertise

Medical Physics

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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2005Dempsey CL, Kron T, Hamilton C, Callan SA, Howlett SJ, Alvaro F, Back M, 'Correlation of 3D-planned and measured dosimetry of photon and electron craniospinal radiation in a pediatric anthropomorphic phantom', Radiotherapy and Oncology, 77 111-116 (2005) [C1]
2013Lapuz C, Dempsey C, Capp A, O'Brien PC, 'Dosimetric comparison of optimization methods for multichannel intracavitary brachytherapy for superficial vaginal tumors', BRACHYTHERAPY, 12 637-644 (2013) [C1]

Publications

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Journal article (6 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Lapuz C, Dempsey C, Capp A, O'Brien PC, 'Dosimetric comparison of optimization methods for multichannel intracavitary brachytherapy for superficial vaginal tumors', BRACHYTHERAPY, 12 637-644 (2013) [C1]
2011Dempsey CL, 'Lessons learned from a HDR brachytherapy well ionisation chamber calibration error', Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 34 529-533 (2011) [C1]
2010Dempsey CL, 'Methodology for commissioning a brachytherapy treatment planning system in the era of 3D planning', Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 33 341-349 (2010) [C1]
2006Dempsey CL, Duggan LJ, Bazley SG, Denham J, Kron T, 'Miniature LiF:Mg,Cu,P TLDs to study the effect of applicator material in 192-Ir brachytherapy', Australasian Physical & Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 29 300-302 (2006) [C1]
2005Dempsey CL, Kron T, Hamilton C, Callan SA, Howlett SJ, Alvaro F, Back M, 'Correlation of 3D-planned and measured dosimetry of photon and electron craniospinal radiation in a pediatric anthropomorphic phantom', Radiotherapy and Oncology, 77 111-116 (2005) [C1]
2004Duggan LJ, Dempsey CL, Warren-Forward H, Haque M, Kron T, 'Variations in dose response with x-ray energy of LiF: Mg,Cu,P thermoluminescence dosimeters: implications for clinical dosimetry', Physics in Medicine and Biology, 49 3831-3845 (2004) [C1]
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Conference (2 outputs)

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2005Dempsey CL, Greer PB, 'Verification of step-and-shoot breast compensator IMRT fields with an amorphous silicon EPID', Radiotherapy & Oncology, Lisboa, Portugal (2005) [E3]

Co-authors: PETER GREER

2005Dempsey CL, 'Patient-specific dose escalation with consideration of radiobiological factors', Radiotherapy & Oncology, Lisboa, Portugal (2005) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

No funding.

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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions1
Total current UoN Masters EFTSL0.1

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20142018M Philosophy (Med RadiationSc)Co-SupervisorNational Consensus of the Threshold Knowledge Required of Radiation Therapist Graduates in the Area of Medical Physics and Instrumentation
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Ms Claire Dempsey

Work Phone(02) 40143634
Cell / Mobile Phone0401415248
Fax(02) 40143169
Email
PositionsConjoint Lecturer
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Casual Academic
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaMedical Radiation Science
Office
NM2,
Mater Hospital Level 2 - New Med 2,
Other
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/claire-dempsey