Victor Gabriel Leandro Alves, DSc

Victor Gabriel Leandro Alves, DSc

Victor Alves, DSc

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Office Phone: 434-243-0030
Physics’ Secretary:

Radiological Physics, Radiation Oncology

Research/Clinical Interests
Dr. Alves is a Medical Physicist with extensive experience in quality audits and research in Radiation Therapy. He joined the University of Virginia faculty in 2020 after completing his Medical Physics Residency and serving as a Medical Physicist at the National Cancer Institute in Rio de Janeiro/Brazil, for over a decade. Dr. Alves was involved in various research projects coordinated by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), where he developed software and methods to advance radiotherapy quality assurance. His research interests include film/EPID dosimetry, radiation therapy planning, multi-objective optimization, robust statistics, uncertainty estimation, GEANT4 Monte Carlo simulation, and artificial intelligence applications in radiotherapy.

PhD – 2014   Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – Nuclear Engineering – Applied Nuclear Physics
MS – 2010 Instituto de Radioproteção e Dosimetria – Medical Physics – Radiation Biophysics
BS – 2005 Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – Physics – Medical Physics

2024    American Board of Radiology – Therapeutic Medical Physics
2008 Brazilian Association of Physicists in Medicine – Radiation Oncology Physics
2007 National Nuclear Energy Commission – Radiation Protection Supervisor in Radiotherapy

PubMed Publications