Piotr Pater

Assistant Professor

Bronfman Department of Oncology

Other appointments:

Medical Physicist, McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)

Associate Member, Medical Physics Unit, McGill


Cedars Cancer Centre, DS1.5116
1001 boul. Décarie
Montreal, QC
H4A 3J1


514 934-1934 x44160


piotr.pater [at] mcgill.ca


PhD (McGill '17)

Research focus:

Radio-biology models, SRS. Biological modeling, microdosimetry & radiobiology simulations, SRS treatment planning.

Key Publications:

Famulari G, Pater P, Enger SA, Microdosimetric Evaluation of Current and Alternative Brachytherapy Sources—A Geant4-DNA Simulation Study, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jan 1;100(1):270-277

Famulari G, Pater P, Enger SA, Microdosimetry calculations for monoenergetic electrons using Geant4-DNA combined with a weighted track sampling algorithm, Phys Med Biol. 2017 Jul 7;62(13):5495-5508

Pater P, Bäckström G, Villegas F, Ahnesjö A, Enger SA, Seuntjens J, and El Naqa I, Proton and light ion RBE for the induction of direct DNA double strand breaks, Med Phys. 2016 May;43(5):2131

Pater P, Seuntjens J, El Naqa I, and Bernal MA, On the consistency of Monte Carlo track structure DNA damage simulations, Med Phys. 2014 Dec;41(12):121708

El Naqa I, Pater P, and Seuntjens J, Monte Carlo role in radiobiological modelling of radiotherapy outcomes, Phys Med Biol. 2012 Jun 7;57(11): R75-97


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