Michael Velec, PhD

Dr. Velec is a Radiation Therapist-Clinician Scientist at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Affiliated Faculty with Techna, and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto. He received his PhD from the University of Toronto in 2014 followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at the Techna Institute. His current research focuses on developing translating novel radiotherapy techniques and strategies into the clinic setting.

Dr. Velec ‘s primary research focus is on the development of high-precision, adaptive radiation therapy techniques through the use of deformable image registration and dose accumulation to tailor patient treatment plans and understand clinical dose-response relationships. 

Cureus. 2019 Jun 30;11(6):e5047
Lee SL, Velec M, Munoz-Schuffenegger P, Stanescu T, Dawson L
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Mar 30;:
Yan M, Laperriere N, Velec M, Bartels U, Ramaswamy V, Bouffet E, Tsang DS
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2018 Oct-Dec;3(4):662-672
McCulloch MM, Muenz DG, Schipper MJ, Velec M, Dawson LA, Brock KK
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jul 15;101(4):900-909
Murray LJ, Sykes J, Brierley J, Kim JJ, Wong RKS, Ringash J, Craig T, Velec M, Lindsay P, Knox JJ, Dawson LA
Pract Radiat Oncol. 2018 Apr 03;:
Chen J, Murray L, Dawson LA, Velec M
Med Phys. 2017 Jul;44(7):3407-3417
Velec M, Moseley JL, Svensson S, Hårdemark B, Jaffray DA, Brock KK
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 04 01;97(5):939-946
Velec M, Haddad CR, Craig T, Wang L, Lindsay P, Brierley J, Brade A, Ringash J, Wong R, Kim J, Dawson LA
Med Phys. 2016 Jan;43(1):233
Samavati N, Velec M, Brock KK
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Nov 01;93(3):639-48
Swaminath A, Massey C, Brierley JD, Dinniwell R, Wong R, Kim JJ, Velec M, Brock KK, Dawson LA
Phys Med Biol. 2015 Apr 21;60(8):3359-73
Samavati N, Velec M, Brock K