• Ritter
    • Timothy Ritter, Ph.D.
    • Associate Professor
    • E:  timothy.ritter@vcuhealth.org

Bio sketch and research interests: Timothy Ritter completed his PhD at Penn State University in the area of high frequency ultrasound imaging. He has training and experience in diagnostic and therapeutic medical physics, and he is board certified in both specialties from the American Board of Radiology. He is also a veteran of the U.S. Military, having achieved the rank of Major in the United States Air Force. Dr. Ritter was appointed a Fellow of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine in 2016 while he was a faculty member at the University of Michigan Department of Radiation Oncology. He joined the Virginia Commonwealth University team in 2017. In addition to clinical work and teaching, Dr. Ritter is the lead physicist on the VALOR trial comparing surgery to stereotactic body radiation therapy for patients with early stage lung cancer.