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Katherine Sarah Hansen
Assistant Professor of Clinical
Surgical & Radiological Sciences

+1 530 752 3599
kshansen@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Clinical radiation oncology with an emphasis on advanced radiation therapy and patient positioning.

Education

2001 BA Biology, Carleton College, Northfield, MN
2008 DVM Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA

Honors and Awards

2013 UC Davis House Officer Seminar
2008 Phi Zeta Honor Society
2007 Salsbury Scholarship
2007 Friends of Carolyn Memorial Scholarship

Licenses

California Veterinary Medical Board License
Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Radiology - Radiation Oncology
Center for Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine- Certificate candidate

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Optimal MR Imaging protocol for tumor contouring in radiosurgery, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2013 Zhang T, Das SK, Fels DR, Hansen KS, Wong TZ, Dewhirst MW, Vlahovic G PET with 62Cu-ATSM and 62Cu-PTSM is a useful imaging tool for hypoxia and perfusion in pulmonary lesions. Am J Roentgenol,
  • Link Icon 2013 Rajaram N, Frees AE, Fontanella AN, Zhong J, Hansen K, Dewhirst MW, Ramanujam N Delivery rate affects uptake of a fluorescent glucose analog in murine metastatic breast cancer Plos One,
  • Link Icon 2012 Hansen KS, Weisse C, Berent AC, Dunn M, Caceres AV, Todd KL, Diroff JS Use of a self-expanding metallic stent to palliate esophageal neoplastic obstruction in a dog J Am Vet Med,
  • Link Icon 2006 Williams LE, Rassnick KM, Power HT, Lana SE, Morrison-Collister KE, Hansen K, Johnson JL CCNU in the treatment of canine epitheliotropic lymphoma J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2004 Hansen K, Khanna C Spontaneous and genetically engineered animal models: use in preclinical cancer drug development Eur J Canc,
  • Link Icon 2004 Pavey S, Johansson P, Packer L, Taylor J, Start M, Pollock P, Walker GJ, Boyle GM, Harper U, Cozzi SJ, Hansen K, Yudt L, Schmidt C, Hersey P, Ellem KAO, O'Rourke MGE, Parsons PG, Meltzer P, Ringner M, Hayward NK Microarray expression profiling in melanoma reveals a BRAF mutation signature Oncogene,
  • Link Icon 2003 Pollock PM, Harper UL, Hansen KS, Yudt LM, Stark M, Robbins CM, Moses TY, Hostetter G, Wagner U, Kakareka J, Salem G, Pohida T, Heenan P, Duray P, Kallioniemi O, Hayward NK, Trent JM, Meltzer PS High frequency of BRAF mutations in nevi Nature Genetics,