Name: Barbara Malene Fischer (e-mail)
Title: MD,PhD, DMSc
- Chief Physician, Dept. of Clinical Physiology, Nuclear Medicine and PET, Rigshospitalet
- Associate Professor, Copenhagen University, Faculty of Health
Barbara Fischer is a medical doctor specializing in clinical physiology and nuclear medicine, including app. one year of training in clinical oncology. Since 2001 she has been doing research in the field of PET/CT and oncology, with a special focus on lung cancer diagnosing and staging.
Barbara Fischer's research in this field span from pre-clinical in-vitro studies to large scale randomized clinical trials. Henceforth Barbara Fischer continues her research in the field of nuclear medicine and oncology (especially lung cancer and head&neck cancer) but now with focus on radiotherapy planning, therapy evaluation, implementation of PET/MRI and procurement of new knowledge that can help bridging the gap between molecular biology, imaging and clinical practice.