Bio sketch and research interests: Dr. Weiss received her M.D. in Germany in 1990 and her medical doctorate degree in 1991. She completed her residency training in radiation oncology in 1997 after attending programs in Berne, Switzerland, as well as Wuerzburg, Tuebingen and Goettingen, Germany. She was on the faculty at Goettingen University from 1997 to 2009 and received an academic teacher's degree in 2004. Since 2004 she has been performing research at VCU Department of Radiation Oncology and joined the clinical faculty in 2008. Her clinical interests include treatment of lung cancer and benign diseases. She has special expertise in stereotactic body radiotherapy and respiration management. Her research interests include clinical trials in lung cancer, as well as translational research into four-dimensional aspects of radiotherapy and development of image guided adaptive radiotherapy.

Advisees:  Nicky Mahon and Matt Riblett