Planning for Multiple Brain Metastases with the CyberKnife® System

October 10, 2018

Dr. Daniela Schmitt – Heidelberg University Hospital

Dr. Daniela Schmitt is a medical physicist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Heidelberg University Hospital in Germany. Since the commencement of the CyberKnife Program at Heidelberg in 2016 Dr. Schmitt’s focus has been on CyberKnife planning. Prior to joining Heidelberg University Hospital in 2014 Dr. Schmitt worked at the CyberKnife Center in Frankfurt. She obtained her PhD in physics from the University of Heidelberg working at the German Cancer Research Center under the supervision of Prof. Uwe Oelfke in 2014.

Earlier this year Dr. Schmitt was awarded first place in the 2018 TROG Plan Study for SRS Brain, run by ProKnow, for a multiple brain metastases treatment plan.