Roelf Slopsema, MS

Physicist

Roelf Slopsema, MS

As a University of Florida College of Medicine faculty member since 2005, Mr. Slopsema leads commissioning efforts for our proton therapy system. He is responsible for clinical implementation of the uniform scanning and pencil beam scanning technologies as well as the eyeline. In addition he is leading the proton quality assurance program at UF Health Proton Therapy Institute. His research is focused on the effect of motion in scanned proton beams, proton delivery techniques, and commissioning methods. He holds a M.Sc. degree in Applied Physics from the University of Twente (Netherlands) and gained proton therapy experience while working at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.