Richard H. Behrman, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Richard Behrman
85 E. Concord St

Other Positions

  • Chief Medical Physicist, Office of Radiation Safety and Medical Physics, Boston University


  • McGill University, PhD
  • McGill University, MSc
  • Lehigh University, BA

Classes Taught

  • GMSIM660


  • Published on 9/9/2016

    Behrman RH. During My Residency, I Learned That the Patient Radiation Dose in Fluoroscopy Depended on Field Size. Now, With Digital Units, the Vendor Says It Does Not. Is That True? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Dec; 207(6):W106-W107. PMID: 27611232.

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  • Published on 12/1/2015

    Lin PJ, Schueler BA, Balter S, Strauss KJ, Wunderle KA, LaFrance MT, Kim DS, Behrman RH, Shepard SJ, Bercha IH. Accuracy and calibration of integrated radiation output indicators in diagnostic radiology: A report of the AAPM Imaging Physics Committee Task Group 190. Med Phys. 2015 Dec; 42(12):6815-29. PMID: 26632039.

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  • Published on 6/1/2015

    Xiang H, Li B, Russo G, Behrman R, Lu H, Fernando H, Kachnic L. SU-E-T-541: Measurement of CT Density Model Variations and the Impact On the Accuracy of Monte Carlo (MC) Dose Calculation in Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer. Med Phys. 2015 Jun; 42(6):3460. PMID: 26128206.

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  • Published on 4/1/2015

    Li B, Behrman RH. An investigation into factors affecting the precision of CT radiation dose profile width measurements using radiochromic films. Med Phys. 2015 Apr; 42(4):1765-72. PMID: 25832066.

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  • Published on 2/27/2014

    Scott MV, Fujii AM, Behrman RH, Dillon JE. Diagnostic ionizing radiation exposure in premature patients. J Perinatol. 2014 May; 34(5):392-5. PMID: 24577436.

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  • Published on 11/9/2012

    Abe T, Furui S, Sasaki H, Sakamoto Y, Suzuki S, Ishitake T, Terasaki K, Kohtake H, Norbash AM, Behrman RH, Hayabuchi N. Quantitative evaluation of light scattering intensities of the crystalline lens for radiation related minimal change in interventional radiologists: a cross-sectional pilot study. J Radiat Res. 2013 Mar 1; 54(2):315-21. PMID: 23143743.

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  • Published on 7/1/2012

    Li B, Behrman RH. Comment on the "report of AAPM TG 204: size-specific dose estimates (SSDE) in pediatric and adult body CT examinations" [report of AAPM TG 204, 2011]. Med Phys. 2012 Jul; 39(7):4613-4; author reply 4615-6. PMID: 22830792.

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  • Published on 6/1/2012

    Li B, Behrman RH, Norbash AM. Comparison of topogram-based body size indices for CT dose consideration and scan protocol optimization. Med Phys. 2012 Jun; 39(6):3456-65. PMID: 22755725.

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  • Published on 4/29/2009

    Yanch JC, Behrman RH, Hendricks MJ, McCall JH. Increased radiation dose to overweight and obese patients from radiographic examinations. Radiology. 2009 Jul; 252(1):128-39. PMID: 19403846.

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  • Published on 11/1/2008

    Ayyala RS, Chorlton M, Behrman RH, Kornguth PJ, Slanetz PJ. Digital mammographic artifacts on full-field systems: what are they and how do I fix them? Radiographics. 2008 Nov-Dec; 28(7):1999-2008. PMID: 19001654.

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