Lucyna Kepka, MD, PhD

Department of Radiation Oncology, Military institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

Professor Dr. Lucyna Kepka is the Head of the Department of Radiation Oncology, Military Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland. Her main field of interest is radiotherapy of lung cancer and brain tumors with a major focus on brain metastases treatment. She organized and conducted national multicenter trials on postoperative radiotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), radiotherapy of brain after surgery for brain metastases. Her single center prospective studies on hypofractionation in radiotherapy of NSCLC, the integration of PET-CT in radiotherapy with elective nodal irradiation for NSCLC have been published. She also actively cooperated with the IAEA in research on radiotherapy in developing countries. Since 2016, she has been Editorial Board Member of the Radiotherapy and Oncology. Overall, her research has been published in 110 peer-reviewed articles .