Jeffrey D. Forman, MD

Forman
Dr. Jeffery Forman is the Co-Chair of The Annual Campaign and Community Development for the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit and President of the Fund for Cancer Research, a prostate cancer foundation. He was co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Prostate Cancer. Dr. Forman was awarded an honorary degree from the American College of Radiology and received the Lane Adams Quality of Life Award from the American Cancer Society.

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Education

  • Union College
    Bachelor's of Science in Biology
    Schenectady, NY, 1978
  • New York University School of Medicine
    New York, NY, 1982

Internship

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Internal Medicine
    Baltimore, MD, 1983

Residencies

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Radiation Oncology
    Baltimore, MD, 1986

Fellowship

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Radiation Oncology
    Baltimore, MD, 1986

Board Certifications

  • Therapeutic Radiology

Clinical Expertise

  • Radiation Oncology

Interests

  • Prostate, Breast, Lung, Colorectal, Head and Neck, Genitourinary Malignancies, Lymphomas

Technologies and Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Extracranial Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Intracranial Stereotactic RadioSurgery (SRS)
  • High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Low Dose Rate (LDR or Seed) Brachytherapy
  • Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)
  • Fast Neutron Irradiation

Awards and Honors

  • Chairman of the Maimonides Society of Southeast Michigan, President of the Fund for Cancer Research, a prostate cancer foundation, Co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Prostate Cancer, honorary degree from the American College of Radiology, a prestigious Fellowship (FACR), Lane Adams Quality of Life Award from the American Caner Society, Best Doctors in America, Jewish National Foundation Tree of Life Award, Israeli Cancer Association Award, Sigma Xi, Phi Beta Kappa and Suma cum laude at Union College, James E. Constantine Award, Teacher of the Year at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Current and Past Positions

  • 21st Century Oncology - National Director of Clinical Research
    Detroit, MI
  • Current position: 21st Century Oncology - National Medical Director for Prostate Cancer
    Detroit, MI
  • Current position: The Fund for Cancer Research - President and Grants Coordinator
    Detroit, MI
  • Wayne State University - Professor and Chairman of Radiation Oncology
    Detroit, MI

Professional Associations

  • American Cancer Society
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
  • American Medical Association
  • American Radium Society
  • Southwest Oncology Group
  • Michigan Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • Oakland County Medical Society
  • Wayne County Medical Society
  • Michigan Radiological Society
  • American College of Radiology
  • American Urological Association