Clinical Associate Professor (Non-Adjunct Faculty)
University of Maryland Medical Center Department of Radiation Oncology Gudelsky Bldg., GGJ-83 22 S. Greene Street Baltimore, MD 21201
Education and Training
- Elphinstone College, University of Bombay, India, Pre-Med, 1970
- T.N. Medical College, University of Bombay, India, MD, 1974
- T.N. Medical College, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Bombay, India, Internship, 1976
- B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Bombay, India, Surgical Residency, 1976
- University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Rotating Internship, 1978
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Residency, 1978
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Chief Resident, 1981
Dr. Amin's research efforts are mainly focused on prostate cancer and brachytherapy applications in various tumor sites. Further refinement of interstitial thermotherapy in conjunction with interstitial brachytherapy is also another research endeavor.
DiBiase SJ, Hussain A, Kataria R, Amin P, Bassi S, Dawson N, and Kwok Y. Long-term results of a prospective, phase II study of long-term androgen ablation, pelvic radiotherapy, brachytherapy boost and adjuvan docetaxel in patients with high-Risk prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, Vol. 81, Issue 3, pp 732-736, November, 2011.
Amin, P.P.. Naslund, M., Vyas, S. Permanent Brachytherapy of Prostates With Median Lobe Hyperplasia. “Brachytherapy”, Vol. 10, No. 3, Supplement 1, pp 589, May-June, 2011.
Hussain A, Wu Y, Mirmiran A, DiBiase S, Goloubeva O, Bridges, Mannuel H, Engstrom C, Dawson N, Amin P and Kwok Y. Long-term follow-up of a prospective trial of trimodality therapy of weekly paclitaxel, radiation and androgen deprivation in high risk prostate cancer with or without prior prostatectomy. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, Vol. 82, Issue 1, pp 167-174, January, 2012.
Mahmood, U., Errens, M., Zimrin, Hanna, N., Amin, P.P., The Remarkably Distensible Stomach: Case report highlighting the implications of gastric filling on radiation treatment planning for gastric lymphoma. “Practical Radiation Oncology”, Vol. 2, Issue 4, pp 265-269, October, 2012.
Boggs, D.H., Guerrero, M, Patel, K., Chen, S., Moeslein, F., Amin, P.P., Vujaskovic Z.: Pelvic local recurrent in a patient with muscle-invasive bladder cancer treated with interstitial Thermal therapy and interstitial brachytherapy. “Practical Radiation Oncology, Oct-Sept, 2015; 5(5):e483-7. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2016.04.001. [Epub 2015 June 6]. ahead of print].
Rutenberg, M.S., Meister, M., Amin, P.P., Hussain, A., Naslund, M.J, Kwok, Y..: Salvage external beam radiotherapy for locally recurrent prostate cancer after definitive brachytherapy. “Brachytherapy, Nov-Dec, 2016; 15(6):722-729. doi: 10.1016/j.brachy.2016.08.004.