Thomas J. FitzGerald
Dr. FitzGerald is the Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. The department has a strong academic mission and provides clinical care to multiple communities throughout central Massachusetts with several community centers providing advanced technology clinical care. Dr. FitzGerald has been Principal Investigator of the Quality Assurance Review Center (QARC) for more than 25 years. QARC provides imaging and radiation oncology data acquisition and data management service to the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) and industry partners. QARC is now part of the Imaging and Radiation Oncology Core (IROC), which centralizes data management and quality assurance service for NCTN clinical trials with offices in Rhode Island, Houston, TX, Columbus, OH, and Philadelphia, PA. In this capacity, proton institution applications are credentialed for clinical trial participation and data are reviewed for protocol compliance. Dr. FitzGerald serves in an advisory capacity for The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA).