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  • E. Courtney Henry, MSc

Supervisor:

Dr. Alasdair Syme

Co-supervisor:

Dr. George Mawko

Program of Study:

PhD Medical Physics

Project Title:

Novel Approaches to Radiation Dosimetry in Radioembolization

Scholarships and/or Awards:

  • Cancer Research Training Program Traineeship Award 2020
  • Nova Scotia Health Authority, Quality Assurance Scholarship (QAship), non-competitive 2016 – 2019
    $13,900 CAD per annum
  • Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute, Cancer Research Training Program Traineeship 2018 – 2019
    $35,700 CAD
  • Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute, Biennial Conference 2018
    First place (1/49), Poster Presentation $100 CAD
  • Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute, Cancer Research Training Program Traineeship 2017
    $17,850 CAD

Career Aspirations:

To be a certified medical physicist working in a research-oriented clinic allowing me to continue advancing knowledge within the field of radiation therapy.

Location:

QEII Health Sciences Centre

Publications:

Henry, C., Mawko, G., Tonkopi, E., Frampton, J., Abraham, R., Boyd, D., Kehoe, S., Gregoire, M., Syme, A., Kappadath, S. (2019). Quantification of the Inherent Radiopacity of Glass Microspheres for Precision Dosimetry in Yttrium-90 Radioembolization. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express, 5, 055011.

Henry, C., Tonkopi, E., O’Connell, K., Westcott, M., Lewandowski, R., Liu, D., Boyd, D., Kehoe, S., Gregoire, G., Mawko, G., Kappadath, S., Syme, A., Abraham, A. (2019). Novel radiopaque Yttrium-90 Glass Microspheres in a Porcine Model: Clinical Potential for Real-Time Targeting and Dosimetry: 44th Annual Meeting of SIR. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 30(3), S230.

Henry, C., Mawko, G., Tonkopi, E., Frampton, J., Abraham, R., Boyd, D., Kehoe, S., Syme, A. (2018). The Quantification and Comparison of the Inherent Radiopacity of Glass Microspheres Used in Transarterial Radioembolization: 60th Annual Meeting of AAPM. Medical Physics 45(6), E566-E566. 

Henry, C, Mawko, G., Lewandowski, R., Liu, D., Kehoe, S., Boyd, D., Abraham, R., Syme, A. (2017). Internal Dosimetry of a Novel Y-90 Glass Microsphere in Transarterial Radioembolization: 63rd Annual Meeting of COMP. Medical Physics, 44(8), 4388. 

Eslick, E., Hayes, A. R., Willowson, K. P., Ryu, H., Hennessy, T., Henry, C., Bernard, E. J., Chan, D. L. H., Schembri, G. P., Roach, P. J., Pavlakis, N., Clarke, S. J., Engel, A., Bailey, D. L. (2017). Towards Personalizing PRRT with [177Lu]-DOTATATE to Minimise Renal Toxicity in Neuroendocrine Tumour Patients: 14th Annual Meeting of ENETS. Neuroendocrinology, 105, 214-214.

Bailey, D. L., Hennessy, T. M., Willowson, K. P., Henry, C., Chan, D. L., Aslani, A., Roach, P. J. (2016). In Vivo Measurement and Characterization of a Novel Formulation of [177Lu]-DOTA-OCTREOTATE. Asia Oceania Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, 4(1), 30.

Bailey, D. L., Hennessy, T. M., Willowson, K. P., Henry, C., Chan, D. L., Aslani, A., Roach, P. J. (2015). In Vivo Quantification of 177Lu with Planar Whole-Body and SPECT/CT Gamma Camera Imaging. EJNMMI physics, 2(1), 20.

Presentations:

E. Courtney Henry, George Mawko, Robert Lewandowski, David Liu, Sharon Kehoe, Daniel Boyd, Robert Abraham, Alasdair Syme. Internal Dosimetry of a Novel Yttrium-90 Glass Microsphere in Transarterial Radioembolization. Poster presented at: 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists; 2017 July 12-15; Ottawa, ON 

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