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Anthony E. Mascia, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Radiation Oncology | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Bachelor of Science: Fordham University (Physics)
  • Master of Science: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (Biomedical Physics)
  • Doctor of Philosophy: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (Biomedical Physics)
Contact Information

Peer Reviewed Publications

Daugherty, Emily C; Mascia, Anthony E; Zhang, Yongbin; Lee, Eunsin; Xiao, Zhiyan; Sertorio, Mathieu; Woo, Jennifer; McCann, Claire; Russell, Kenneth J; Levine, Lisa L; Sharma, Ricky A; Khuntia, Deepak; Bradley, Jeffrey; Simone Nd, Charles B; Perentesis, John P; Breneman, John C 2022. FLASH Radiotherapy for the Treatment of Symptomatic Bone Metastases (FAST-01): Protocol for the First Prospective Feasibility Study. JMIR research protocols, ,

Lee, Eunsin; Lourenço, Ana Mónica; Speth, Joseph; Lee, Nigel; Subiel, Anna; Romano, Francesco; Thomas, Russell; Amos, Richard A; Zhang, Yongbin; Xiao, Zhiyan; Mascia, Anthony 2022. Ultrahigh dose rate pencil beam scanning proton dosimetry using ion chambers and a calorimeter in support of first in-human FLASH clinical trial. Medical physics, 49 9, 6171-6182

Mascia, Anthony E; Daugherty, Emily C; Zhang, Yongbin; Lee, Eunsin; Xiao, Zhiyan; Sertorio, Mathieu; Woo, Jennifer; Backus, Lori R; McDonald, Julie M; McCann, Claire; Russell, Kenneth; Levine, Lisa; Sharma, Ricky A; Khuntia, Dee; Bradley, Jeffrey D; Simone, Charles B; Perentesis, John P; Breneman, John C 2022. Proton FLASH Radiotherapy for the Treatment of Symptomatic Bone Metastases: The FAST-01 Nonrandomized Trial. JAMA oncology, ,

Nelson, Bailey; Tadesse, Dawit G; Sudhoff, Mickaela; Wang, Kyle; Meier, Teresa; Mascia, Anthony; Kharofa, Jordan 2022. Hematologic Toxicity Comparison of Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy and Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy in Anal Cancer Patients. American journal of clinical oncology, 45 6, 264-267

Williams, Michael T; Sugimoto, Chiho; Regan, Samantha L; Pitzer, Emily M; Fritz, Adam L; Sertorio, Mathieu; Mascia, Anthony E; Vatner, Ralph E; Perentesis, John P; Vorhees, Charles V 2022. Cognitive and behavioral effects of whole brain conventional or high dose rate (FLASH) proton irradiation in a neonatal Sprague Dawley rat model. PloS one, 17 9, e0274007

Xiao, Zhiyan; Zhang, Yongbin; Speth, Joseph; Lee, Eunsin; Mascia, Anthony; Lamba, Michael 2022. Evaluation of a conventionally shielded proton treatment room for FLASH radiotherapy. Medical physics, ,

Breneman, John; Perentesis, John P; Bradley, Jeffrey; Mascia, Anthony; Abel, Eric; Sharda, Agam; Khuntia, Deepak; Sharma, Ricky A; Simone, Charles B 2021. In Regard to Buchsbaum et al. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 110 5, 1544-1545

Cunningham, Shannon; McCauley, Shelby; Vairamani, Kanimozhi; Speth, Joseph; Girdhani, Swati; Abel, Eric; Sharma, Ricky A; Perentesis, John P; Wells, Susanne I; Mascia, Anthony; Sertorio, Mathieu 2021. FLASH Proton Pencil Beam Scanning Irradiation Minimizes Radiation-Induced Leg Contracture and Skin Toxicity in Mice. Cancers, 13 5,

Hua, Chia-Ho; Mascia, Anthony E; Seravalli, Enrica; Lomax, Antony J; Seiersen, Klaus; Ulin, Kenneth 2021. Advances in radiotherapy technology for pediatric cancer patients and roles of medical physicists: COG and SIOP Europe perspectives. Pediatric blood & cancer, 68 Suppl 2 , e28344

Sertorio, Mathieu; Nowrouzi, Ali; Akbarpour, Mahdi; Chetal, Kashish; Salomonis, Nathan; Brons, Stephan; Mascia, Anthony; Ionascu, Dan; McCauley, Shelby; Kupneski, Taylor; Köthe, Andreas; Debus, Jürgen; Perentesis, John P; Abdollahi, Amir; Zheng, Yi; Wells, Susanne I 2021. Differential transcriptome response to proton versus X-ray radiation reveals novel candidate targets for combinatorial PT therapy in lymphoma. Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, 155 , 293-303

Lee, Eunsin; Perry, Daniel; Speth, Joseph; Zhang, Yongbin; Xiao, Zhiyan; Mascia, Anthony 2020. Measurement-based study on characterizing symmetric and asymmetric respiratory motion interplay effect on target dose distribution in the proton pencil beam scanning. Journal of applied clinical medical physics, 21 4, 59-67

Williams, Michael T; Sugimoto, Chiho; Regan, Samantha L; Pitzer, Emily M; Fritz, Adam L; Mascia, Anthony E; Sertorio, Mathieu; Vatner, Ralph E; Perentesis, John P; Vorhees, Charles V 2020. Whole brain proton irradiation in adult Sprague Dawley rats produces dose dependent and non-dependent cognitive, behavioral, and dopaminergic effects. Scientific reports, 10 1, 21584

Delaney, Alexander R; Dong, Lei; Mascia, Anthony; Zou, Wei; Zhang, Yongbin; Yin, Lingshu; Rosas, Sara; Hrbacek, Jan; Lomax, Antony J; Slotman, Ben J; Dahele, Max; Verbakel, Wilko F A R 2018. Automated Knowledge-Based Intensity-Modulated Proton Planning: An International Multicenter Benchmarking Study. Cancers, 10 11,

Sertorio, Mathieu; Perentesis, John P; Vatner, Ralph E; Mascia, Anthony E; Zheng, Yi; Wells, Susanne I 2018. Cancer Cell Metabolism: Implications for X-ray and Particle Radiation Therapy. International journal of particle therapy, 5 1, 40-48

Meier, Teresa; Mascia, Anthony; Wolf, Eric; Kharofa, Jordan 2017. Dosimetric Comparison of Intensity-Modulated Proton Therapy and Volumetric-Modulated Arc Therapy in Anal Cancer Patients and the Ability to Spare Bone Marrow. International journal of particle therapy, 4 2, 11-17

Pater, Luke; Turpin, Brian; Mascia, Anthony 2017. Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy for Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Biliary Tract. Cureus, 9 10, e1747