William Small, Jr., MD, FACRO, FACR, FASTRO, FACR, FASTRO

Radiation Oncology

Professor
Department Chairperson, Radiation Oncology

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • HDR/LDR Brachytherapy

About Dr. Small

Interests
Golf, College Football- Traveling, Baseball, Blackhawks Hockey

Medical Education

Medical School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Residency
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - Radiation Oncology

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology
Radiation Oncology

Research

  • A national survey of HDR source knowledge among practicing radiation oncologists and residents: Establishing a willingness-to-pay threshold for cobalt-60 usage Mailhot Vega, R.; Talcott, W.; Ishaq, O.; Cohen, P.; Small, C. J.; Duckworth, T.; Sarria Bardales, G.; Perez, C. A.; Schiff, P. B.; Small, W., Jr; Harkenrider, M. M., Brachytherapy
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) Resectable Pancreatic Cancer Jones, W. E., 3rd; Suh, W. W.; Abdel-Wahab, M.; Abrams, R. A.; Azad, N.; Das, P.; Dragovic, J.; Goodman, K. A.; Jabbour, S. K.; Konski, A. A.; Koong, A. C.; Kumar, R.; Lee, P.; Pawlik, T. M.; Small, W., Jr; Herman, J. M.; Expert Panel on Radiation OncologyGastrointestinal, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Adjuvant External Radiation Impacts Outcome of Pelvis-limited Stage III Endometrial Carcinoma: A Multi-institutional Study Albuquerque, K.; Folkert, M.; Mayadev, J.; Christie, A.; Liotta, M. R.; Nagel, C.; Sevak, P.; Harkenrider, M. M.; Lea, J. S.; Hanna, R. K.; Small, W. C., Jr; Miller, D. S.; Xie, X. J.; Potkul, R. K.; Elshaikh, M. A., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
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  • American Brachytherapy Task Group Report: Adjuvant vaginal brachytherapy for early-stage endometrial cancer: A comprehensive review Harkenrider, M. M.; Block, A. M.; Alektiar, K. M.; Gaffney, D. K.; Jones, E.; Klopp, A.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Small, W., Jr, Brachytherapy
  • External beam techniques to boost cervical cancer when brachytherapy is not an option-theories and applications Mahmoud, O.; Kilic, S.; Khan, A. J.; Beriwal, S.; Small, W., Jr, Annals of translational medicine
  • How one institution overcame the challenges to start an MRI-based brachytherapy program for cervical cancer Harkenrider, M. M.; Shea, S. M.; Wood, A. M.; Chinsky, B.; Bajaj, A.; Mysz, M.; Yacoub, J. H.; Goldberg, A.; Liotta, M.; Potkul, R.; Surucu, M.; Roeske, J.; Small, W., Jr, Journal of contemporary brachytherapy
  • Improved overall survival with adjuvant radiotherapy for high-intermediate and high risk Stage I endometrial cancer Harkenrider, M. M.; Adams, W.; Block, A. M.; Kliethermes, S.; Small, W., Jr; Grover, S., Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • Revisiting Milan cervical cancer study: Do the original findings hold in the era of chemotherapy? Ross Green, W.; Hathout, L.; Khan, A. J.; Elshaikh, M. A.; Beriwal, S.; Small, W., Jr; Mahmoud, O., Gynecologic oncology
  • Screening for depression in cancer patients receiving radiotherapy: Feasibility and identification of effective tools in the NRG Oncology RTOG 0841 trial Wagner, L. I.; Pugh, S. L.; Small, W., Jr; Kirshner, J.; Sidhu, K.; Bury, M. J.; DeNittis, A. S.; Alpert, T. E.; Tran, B.; Bloom, B. F.; Mai, J.; Yeh, A.; Sarma, K.; Becker, M.; James, J.; Bruner, D. W., Cancer
  • Spectral characterization of tissues in high spectral and spatial resolution MR images: Implications for a classification-based synthetic CT algorithm Wood, A. M.; Shea, S. M.; Medved, M.; Karczmar, G. S.; Surucu, M.; Gros, S.; Small, W., Jr; Roeske, J., Medical physics
  • The American College of Radiology and the American Brachytherapy Society practice parameter for the performance of low-dose-rate brachytherapy Viswanathan, A. N.; Erickson, B. A.; Ibbott, G. S.; Small, W., Jr; Eifel, P. J., Brachytherapy
  • The Impact of an International Network (Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup) for Clinical Research on Global Capacity for Gynecologic Cancer Clinical Trials Stuart, G. C.; Kitchener, H. C.; Vermorken, J. B.; Quinn, M. J.; Small, W., Jr; Pujade-Lauraine, E.; Chou, H.; Wong, M.; Bacon, M., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria Management of Recurrent Endometrial Cancer Elshaikh, M. A.; Vance, S.; Gaffney, D. K.; Biagioli, M.; Jhingran, A.; Jolly, S.; Kidd, E.; Lee, L. J.; Li, L.; Moore, D. H.; Rao, G. G.; Wahl, A. O.; Williams, N. L.; Yashar, C. M.; Small, W., Jr; Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology-Gynecology:, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria Radiologic Management of Hepatic Malignancy Kouri, B. E.; Abrams, R. A.; Al-Refaie, W. B.; Azad, N.; Farrell, J.; Gaba, R. C.; Gervais, D. A.; Gipson, M. G.; Kolbeck, K. J.; Marshalleck, F. E.; Pinchot, J. W.; Small, W., Jr; Ray, C. E., Jr; Hohenwalter, E. J., Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR
  • Adaptive Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer: Implications for Clinical and Dosimetry Outcomes Surucu, M.; Shah, K. K.; Roeske, J. C.; Choi, M.; Small, W., Jr; Emami, B., Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment
  • Adjuvant vaginal brachytherapy for early-stage endometrial cancer: A comprehensive review Harkenrider, M. M.; Block, A. M.; Alektiar, K. M.; Gaffney, D. K.; Jones, E.; Klopp, A.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Small, W., Jr, Brachytherapy
  • Can chemotherapy boost the survival benefit of adjuvant radiotherapy in early stage cervical cancer with intermediate risk factors? A population based study Mahmoud, O.; Hathout, L.; Shaaban, S. G.; Elshaikh, M. A.; Beriwal, S.; Small, W., Jr, Gynecologic oncology
  • Clinical trials in low and middle-income countries - Successes and challenges Grover, S.; Xu, M.; Jhingran, A.; Mahantshetty, U.; Chuang, L.; Small, W., Jr; Gaffney, D., Gynecologic oncology reports
  • Consensus Recommendations for Radiation Therapy Contouring and Treatment of Vulvar Carcinoma Gaffney, D. K.; King, B.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Barkati, M.; Beriwal, S.; Eifel, P.; Erickson, B.; Fyles, A.; Goulart, J.; Harkenrider, M.; Jhingran, A.; Klopp, A.; Koh, W. J.; Lim, K.; Petersen, I.; Portelance, L.; Small, W., Jr; Stewart, A.; Wiebe, E.; Wolfson, A.; Yashar, C.; Bosch, W., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Hypofractionated Conformal Radiotherapy with Concurrent Full-Dose Gemcitabine Versus Standard Fractionation Radiotherapy with Concurrent Fluorouracil for Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer: a Multi-Institution Experience Rakhra, S.; Strauss, J. B.; Robertson, J.; McGinn, C. J.; Kim, T.; Huang, J.; Blake, A.; Helenowski, I.; Hayes, J. P.; Mulcahy, M.; Small, W., Jr, Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Image Guided Cervical Brachytherapy: 2014 Survey of the American Brachytherapy Society Grover, S.; Harkenrider, M. M.; Cho, L. P.; Erickson, B.; Small, C.; Small, W., Jr; Viswanathan, A. N., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Long-term Benefit of Tumor Volume-Directed Involved Field Radiation Therapy in the Management of Recurrent Ovarian Cancer Albuquerque, K.; Patel, M.; Liotta, M.; Harkenrider, M.; Guo, R.; Small, W., Jr; Ronald, P., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Point A vs. HR-CTV D90 in MRI-based cervical brachytherapy of small and large lesions Harmon, G.; Diak, A.; Shea, S. M.; Yacoub, J. H.; Small, W., Jr; Harkenrider, M. M., Brachytherapy
  • Stereotactic body radiotherapy for pancreatic cancer: recent progress and future directions Myrehaug, S.; Sahgal, A.; Russo, S. M.; Lo, S. S.; Rosati, L. M.; Mayr, N. A.; Lock, M.; Small, W.; Dorth, J. A.; Ellis, R. J.; Teh, B. S.; Herman, J. M., Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy
  • TARGIT-R (Retrospective): North American Experience with Intraoperative Radiation Using Low-Kilovoltage X-Rays for Breast Cancer Valente, S. A.; Tendulkar, R. D.; Cherian, S.; O'Rourke, C.; Greif, J. M.; Bailey, L.; Uhl, V.; Bethke, K. P.; Donnelly, E. D.; Rudolph, R.; Pederson, A.; Summer, T.; Lottich, S. C.; Ross, D. L.; Laronga, C.; Loftus, L.; Abbott, A. M.; Kelemen, P.; Hermanto, U.; Friedman, N. B.; Bedi, G. C.; Joh, J. E.; Thompson, W. A., 3rd; Hoefer, R. A.; Wilson, J. P.; Kang, S. K.; Rosen, B.; Ruffer, J.; Bravo, L.; Police, A.; Escallon, J. M.; Fyles, A. W.; McCready, D. R.; Graves, G. M.; Rohatgi, N.; Eaker, J. A.; Graves, J.; Willey, S. C.; Tousimis, E. A.; Collins, B. T.; Shaw, C. M.; Riley, L.; Deb, N.; Kelly, T.; Andolino, D. L.; Boisvert, M. E.; Lyons, J.; Small, W., Jr; Grobmyer, S. R., Annals of surgical oncology
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) Local Excision in Early Stage Rectal Cancer Russo, S.; Blackstock, A. W.; Herman, J. M.; Abdel-Wahab, M.; Azad, N.; Das, P.; Goodman, K. A.; Hong, T. S.; Jabbour, S. K.; Jones, W. E., 3rd; Konski, A. A.; Koong, A. C.; Kumar, R.; Rodriguez-Bigas, M.; Small, W., Jr; Thomas, C. R., Jr; Suh, W. W., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Bladder distension improves the dosimetry of organs at risk during intracavitary cervical high-dose-rate brachytherapy Harmon, G.; Chinsky, B.; Surucu, M.; Harkenrider, M.; Small, W., Jr, Brachytherapy
  • c-Met Overexpression in Cervical Cancer a Prognostic Factor and a Potential Molecular Therapeutic Target, Refaat, T.; Donnelly, E. D.; Sachdev, S.; Parimi, V.; El Achy, S.; Dalal, P.; Farouk, M.; Berg, N.; Helenowski, I.; Gross, J. P.; Lurain, J.; Strauss, J. B.; Woloschak, G.; Wei, J. J.; Small, W., Jr, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Concomitant Chemoradiotherapy With Image-guided Pulsed Dose Rate Brachytherapy as a Definitive Treatment Modality for Early-stage Cervical Cancer Refaat, T.; Castelain, B.; Small, W., Jr; Elsaid, A.; Lotfy, N.; Lartigau, E.; Nickers, P., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Consensus statement for brachytherapy for the treatment of medically inoperable endometrial cancer Schwarz, J. K.; Beriwal, S.; Esthappan, J.; Erickson, B.; Feltmate, C.; Fyles, A.; Gaffney, D.; Jones, E.; Klopp, A.; Small, W., Jr; Thomadsen, B.; Yashar, C.; Viswanathan, A., Brachytherapy
  • Contouring Guidelines for the Axillary Lymph Nodes for the Delivery of Radiation Therapy in Breast Cancer: Evaluation of the RTOG Breast Cancer Atlas Gentile, M. S.; Usman, A. A.; Neuschler, E. I.; Sathiaseelan, V.; Hayes, J. P.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Decision Trees Predicting Tumor Shrinkage for Head and Neck Cancer: Implications for Adaptive Radiotherapy Surucu, M.; Shah, K. K.; Mescioglu, I.; Roeske, J. C.; Small, W., Jr; Choi, M.; Emami, B., Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment
  • Evaluation of Outcomes in Patients With Carcinoma of the Cervix Treated With Concurrent Radiation and Cisplatin Versus Cisplatin/5-FU Compared With Radiation Alone Donnelly, E. D.; Refaat, T.; Gentile, M.; Herskovic, A.; Boyle, J.; Helenowski, I.; Rademaker, A.; Lurain, J.; Schink, J.; Singh, D.; Strauss, J. B.; Small, W., Jr, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Glycogen Synthase Kinase 3beta predicts survival in adenocarcinoma of the pancreas Ben-Josef, E.; George, A.; Regine, W.; Abrams, R. A.; Morgan, M. A.; Thomas, D. G.; Schaefer, P.; DiPetrillo, T.; Fromm, M.; Small, W., Jr; Narayan, S.; Winter, K.; Griffith, K. A.; Guha, C.; Williams, T. M., Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research
  • Hyperthermia and radiation therapy for locally advanced or recurrent breast cancer Refaat, T.; Sachdev, S.; Sathiaseelan, V.; Helenowski, I.; Abdelmoneim, S.; Pierce, M. C.; Woloschak, G.; Small, W., Jr; Mittal, B.; Kiel, K. D., Breast (Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Image-Based Brachytherapy for the Treatment of Cervical Cancer Harkenrider, M. M.; Alite, F.; Silva, S. R.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • In Regard to Hepel and Wazer Harris, E. E.; Small, W., Jr; Holmes, D.; Grobmyer, S.; Pavord, D.; Rice, J. S.; Alvarado, M., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • NRG Oncology/RTOG 0921: A phase 2 study of postoperative intensity-modulated radiotherapy with concurrent cisplatin and bevacizumab followed by carboplatin and paclitaxel for patients with endometrial cancer Viswanathan, A. N.; Moughan, J.; Miller, B. E.; Xiao, Y.; Jhingran, A.; Portelance, L.; Bosch, W. R.; Matulonis, U. A.; Horowitz, N. S.; Mannel, R. S.; Souhami, L.; Erickson, B. A.; Winter, K. A.; Small, W., Jr; Gaffney, D. K., Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology Resident In-Training Examination Hatch, S. S.; Vapiwala, N.; Rosenthal, S. A.; Plastaras, J. P.; Blumberg, A. L.; Small, W., Jr; Wenger, M. J.; Taylor, M. E., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • SU-E-J-207: Effect of Pulse Sequence Parameters On Geometric Distortions Induced by a Titanium Brachytherapy Applicator Shea, S.; Diak, A.; Surucu, M.; Harkenrider, M.; Yacoub, J.; Roeske, J.; Small, W., Medical physics
  • SU-E-T-756: Tissue Inhomogeneity Corrections in Intra-Operative Radiotherapy Sethi, A.; Chinsky, B.; Gros, S.; Diak, A.; Roeske, J.; Emami, B.; Small, W., Medical physics
  • The Cervix Cancer Research Network: A Global Outreach Effort on Behalf of the Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup Gaffney, D. K.; Suneja, G.; Ryu, S. Y.; McCormick, M.; Plante, M.; Mileshkin, L.; Small, W., Jr; Bacon, M.; Stuart, G.; Kitchener, H., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Treating Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer With Concurrent Chemoradiation Without Brachytherapy in Low-resource Countries Chuang, L.; Kanis, M. J.; Miller, B.; Wright, J.; Small, W., Jr; Creasman, W., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Vaginal brachytherapy for postoperative endometrial cancer: 2014 Survey of the American Brachytherapy Society Harkenrider, M. M.; Grover, S.; Erickson, B. A.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Small, C.; Kliethermes, S.; Small, W., Jr, Brachytherapy
  • ACR appropriateness Criteria(R) advanced stage endometrial cancer Elshaikh, M. A.; Yashar, C. M.; Wolfson, A. H.; Cardenes, H. R.; Erickson, B.; Jhingran, A.; Jolly, S.; Kidd, E.; Lee, L. J.; Mayr, N. A.; Moore, D.; Rao, G. G.; Small, W., Jr; Varia, M. A.; Wahl, A. O.; Yuh, W.; Gaffney, D. K.; Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology-Gynecology:, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R)-Anal Cancer Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology-Rectal/Anal Cancer; Hong, T. S.; Pretz, J. L.; Herman, J. M.; Abdel-Wahab, M.; Azad, N.; Blackstock, A. W.; Das, P.; Goodman, K. A.; Jabbour, S. K.; Konski, A. A.; Koong, A. C.; Rodriguez-Bigas, M.; Small, W., Jr; Thomas, C. R., Jr; Zook, J.; Suh, W. W., Gastrointestinal cancer research : GCR
  • Comparison and Consensus Guidelines for Delineation of Clinical Target Volume for CT- and MR-Based Brachytherapy in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Viswanathan, A. N.; Erickson, B.; Gaffney, D. K.; Beriwal, S.; Bhatia, S. K.; Lee Burnett, O., 3rd; D'Souza, D. P.; Patil, N.; Haddock, M. G.; Jhingran, A.; Jones, E. L.; Kunos, C. A.; Lee, L. J.; Lin, L. L.; Mayr, N. A.; Petersen, I.; Petric, P.; Portelance, L.; Small, W., Jr; Strauss, J. B.; Townamchai, K.; Wolfson, A. H.; Yashar, C. M.; Bosch, W., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) Consensus Review for Mullerian Adenosarcoma of the Female Genital Tract Friedlander, M. L.; Covens, A.; Glasspool, R. M.; Hilpert, F.; Kristensen, G.; Kwon, S.; Selle, F.; Small, W.; Witteveen, E.; Russell, P., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) Consensus Review for Uterine Serous Carcinoma Sagae, S.; Susumu, N.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Aoki, D.; Backes, F. J.; Provencher, D. M.; Vaughan, M.; Creutzberg, C. L.; Kurzeder, C.; Kristensen, G.; Lee, C.; Kurtz, J. E.; Glasspool, R. M.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Intraoperative radiation therapy techniques and options for breast cancer Kalakota, K.; Small, W., Jr, Expert review of medical devices
  • Low-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy Boosting Concurrent Chemoradiation as a Definitive Treatment Modality for Cervical Cancer: Long-term Clinical Results of Outcomes and Associated Toxicity Refaat, T.; Donnelly, E. D.; Gentile, M.; Novak, C.; Yuan, Y.; Khedr, G. A.; Helenowksi, I.; Lurain, J.; Schink, J.; Rademaker, A.; Sathiaseelan, V.; Strauss, J. B.; Small, W., Jr, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Markov model and cost-effectiveness analysis of bevacizumab in HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer Refaat, T.; Choi, M.; Gaber, G.; Kiel, K.; Mehta, M.; Gradishar, W.; Small, W., Jr, American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Neoadjuvant radiotherapy use in locally advanced rectal cancer at NCCN member institutions Reyngold, M.; Niland, J.; ter Veer, A.; Milne, D.; Bekaii-Saab, T.; Cohen, S. J.; Lai, L.; Schrag, D.; Skibber, J. M.; Small, W., Jr; Weiser, M.; Wilkinson, N.; Goodman, K. A., Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Patterns of recurrence and role of pelvic radiotherapy in ovarian clear cell adenocarcinoma Macrie, B. D.; Strauss, J. B.; Helenowski, I. B.; Rademaker, A.; Schink, J. C.; Lurain, J. R.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Radiation therapy oncology group gynecologic oncology working group: comprehensive results Gaffney, D. K.; Jhingran, A.; Portelance, L.; Viswanathan, A.; Schefter, T.; Weidhaas, J.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Radical hysterectomy compared with primary radiation for treatment of stage IB1 cervix cancer Doll, K. M.; Donnelly, E.; Helenowski, I.; Rosenbloom, L.; Small, W., Jr; Schink, J. C.; Lurain, J. R., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • RTOG 0417: Efficacy of Bevacizumab in Combination With Definitive Radiation Therapy and Cisplatin Chemotherapy in Untreated Patients With Locally Advanced Cervical Carcinoma Schefter, T.; Winter, K.; Kwon, J. S.; Stuhr, K.; Balaraj, K.; Yaremko, B. P.; Small, W., Jr; Sause, W.; Gaffney, D.; Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG), International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Single Administration of p2TA (AB103) a CD28 Antagonist Peptide, Prevents Inflammatory and Thrombotic Reactions and Protects against Gastrointestinal Injury in Total-Body Irradiated Mice, Mirzoeva, S.; Paunesku, T.; Wanzer, M. B.; Shirvan, A.; Kaempfer, R.; Woloschak, G. E.; Small, W., Jr, PLoS ONE
  • The role of postoperative radiation therapy for endometrial cancer: Executive Summary of an American Society for Radiation Oncology evidence-based guideline Klopp, A.; Smith, B. D.; Alektiar, K.; Cabrera, A.; Damato, A. L.; Erickson, B.; Fleming, G.; Gaffney, D.; Greven, K.; Lu, K.; Miller, D.; Moore, D.; Petereit, D.; Schefter, T.; Small, W., Jr; Yashar, C.; Viswanathan, A. N., Practical radiation oncology
  • The role of vaginal cuff brachytherapy in endometrial cancer Harkenrider, M. M.; Block, A. M.; Siddiqui, Z. A.; Small, W., Jr, Gynecologic oncology
  • The tolerance of gastrointestinal organs to stereotactic body radiation therapy: what do we know so far? Thomas, T. O.; Hasan, S.; Small, W., Jr; Herman, J. M.; Lock, M.; Kim, E. Y.; Mayr, N. A.; Teh, B. S.; Lo, S. S., Journal of gastrointestinal oncology
  • Uterine neoplasms version 1.2014, Koh, W. J.; Greer, B. E.; Abu-Rustum, N. R.; Apte, S. M.; Campos, S. M.; Chan, J.; Cho, K. R.; Cohn, D.; Crispens, M. A.; Dupont, N.; Eifel, P. J.; Fader, A. N.; Fisher, C. M.; Gaffney, D. K.; George, S.; Han, E.; Huh, W. K.; Lurain, J. R., 3rd; Martin, L.; Mutch, D.; Remmenga, S. W.; Reynolds, R. K.; Small, W., Jr; Teng, N.; Tillmanns, T.; Valea, F. A.; McMillian, N.; Hughes, M., Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Acr appropriateness Criteria management of vaginal cancer Lee, L. J.; Jhingran, A.; Kidd, E.; Cardenes, H. R.; Elshaikh, M. A.; Erickson, B.; Mayr, N. A.; Moore, D.; Puthawala, A. A.; Rao, G. G.; Small, W., Jr; Varia, M. A.; Wahl, A. O.; Wolfson, A. H.; Yashar, C. M.; Yuh, W.; Gaffney, D. K., Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.)
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) management of locoregionally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology-Gynecology; Kidd, E.; Moore, D.; Varia, M. A.; Gaffney, D. K.; Elshaikh, M. A.; Erickson, B.; Jhingran, A.; Lee, L. J.; Mayr, N. A.; Puthawala, A. A.; Rao, G. G.; Small, W., Jr; Wahl, A. O.; Wolfson, A. H.; Yashar, C. M.; Yuh, W.; Cardenes, H. R., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Cervical cancer Koh, W. J.; Greer, B. E.; Abu-Rustum, N. R.; Apte, S. M.; Campos, S. M.; Chan, J.; Cho, K. R.; Cohn, D.; Crispens, M. A.; DuPont, N.; Eifel, P. J.; Gaffney, D. K.; Giuntoli, R. L., 2nd; Han, E.; Huh, W. K.; Lurain, J. R., 3rd; Martin, L.; Morgan, M. A.; Mutch, D.; Remmenga, S. W.; Reynolds, R. K.; Small, W., Jr; Teng, N.; Tillmanns, T.; Valea, F. A.; McMillian, N. R.; Hughes, M.; National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Differences in breast aesthetic outcomes due to radiation: A validated quantitative analysis of expander-implant reconstruction, Mioton, L. M.; Gaido, J.; Small, W., Jr; Fine, N. A.; Kim, J. Y., The Canadian journal of plastic surgery = Journal canadien de chirurgie plastique
  • Hematologic toxicity in RTOG 0418: a phase 2 study of postoperative IMRT for gynecologic cancer Klopp, A. H.; Moughan, J.; Portelance, L.; Miller, B. E.; Salehpour, M. R.; Hildebrandt, E.; Nuanjing, J.; D'Souza, D.; Souhami, L.; Small, W., Jr; Gaur, R.; Jhingran, A., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Localized colon cancer version 3.2013: featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines, Benson, A. B., 3rd; Bekaii-Saab, T.; Chan, E.; Chen, Y. J.; Choti, M. A.; Cooper, H. S.; Engstrom, P. F.; Enzinger, P. C.; Fakih, M. G.; Fenton, M. J.; Fuchs, C. S.; Grem, J. L.; Hunt, S.; Kamel, A.; Leong, L. A.; Lin, E.; May, K. S.; Mulcahy, M. F.; Murphy, K.; Rohren, E.; Ryan, D. P.; Saltz, L.; Sharma, S.; Shibata, D.; Skibber, J. M.; Small, W., Jr; Sofocleous, C. T.; Venook, A. P.; Willett, C. G.; Gregory, K. M.; Freedman-Cass, D. A.; National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Metastatic colon cancer version 3.2013: featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines, Benson, A. B., 3rd; Bekaii-Saab, T.; Chan, E.; Chen, Y. J.; Choti, M. A.; Cooper, H. S.; Engstrom, P. F.; Enzinger, P. C.; Fakih, M. G.; Fenton, M. J.; Fuchs, C. S.; Grem, J. L.; Hunt, S.; Kamel, A.; Leong, L. A.; Lin, E.; May, K. S.; Mulcahy, M. F.; Murphy, K.; Rohren, E.; Ryan, D. P.; Saltz, L.; Sharma, S.; Shibata, D.; Skibber, J. M.; Small, W., Jr; Sofocleous, C. T.; Venook, A. P.; Willett, C. G.; Gregory, K. M.; Freedman-Cass, D. A., Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Ribonucleotide reductase expression in cervical cancer: a radiation therapy oncology group translational science analysis Kunos, C. A.; Winter, K.; Dicker, A. P.; Small, W., Jr; Abdul-Karim, F. W.; Dawson, D.; Jhingran, A.; Valicenti, R.; Weidhaas, J. B.; Gaffney, D. K., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Using intensity-modulated radiotherapy to spare the kidney in a patient with seminoma and a solitary kidney: a case report Choi, M.; Hayes, J. P.; Mehta, M. P.; Swisher, A.; Small, W., Jr; Mittal, B. B.; MacVicar, G. R.; Kalapurakal, J. A.; Sejpal, S. V., Tumori
  • A phase II study of bevacizumab in combination with definitive radiotherapy and cisplatin chemotherapy in untreated patients with locally advanced cervical carcinoma: preliminary results of RTOG 0417 Schefter, T. E.; Winter, K.; Kwon, J. S.; Stuhr, K.; Balaraj, K.; Yaremko, B. P.; Small, W., Jr; Gaffney, D. K., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • A phase II study of intensity modulated radiation therapy to the pelvis for postoperative patients with endometrial carcinoma: radiation therapy oncology group trial 0418 Jhingran, A.; Winter, K.; Portelance, L.; Miller, B.; Salehpour, M.; Gaur, R.; Souhami, L.; Small, W., Jr; Berk, L.; Gaffney, D., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) definitive therapy for early-stage cervical cancer Small, W., Jr; Strauss, J. B.; Jhingran, A.; Yashar, C. M.; Cardenes, H. R.; Erickson-Wittmann, B. A.; Gullett, N.; Kidd, E.; Lee, L. J.; Mayr, N. A.; Moore, D.; Puthawala, A. A.; Rao, G. G.; Varia, M. A.; Wahl, A. O.; Wolfson, A. H.; Yuh, W.; Gaffney, D. K., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) pretreatment planning of invasive cancer of the cervix Siegel, C. L.; Andreotti, R. F.; Cardenes, H. R.; Brown, D. L.; Gaffney, D. K.; Horowitz, N. S.; Javitt, M. C.; Lee, S. I.; Mitchell, D. G.; Moore, D. H.; Rao, G. G.; Royal, H. D.; Small, W., Jr; Varia, M. A.; Yashar, C. M.; American College of Radiology, Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR
  • ACR appropriateness criteria(R) resectable rectal cancer Thomas, C. R., Jr; Herman, J. M.; Abdel-Wahab, M.; Azad, N.; Blackstock, W.; Das, P.; Goodman, K. A.; Hong, T. S.; Jabbour, S. K.; Konski, A. A.; Koong, A. C.; Rodriguez-Bigas, M.; Small, W., Jr; Zook, J.; Suh, W. W., Radiation oncology (London, England)
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) role of adjuvant therapy in the management of early stage cervical cancer Wolfson, A. H.; Varia, M. A.; Moore, D.; Rao, G. G.; Gaffney, D. K.; Erickson-Wittmann, B. A.; Jhingran, A.; Mayr, N. A.; Puthawala, A. A.; Small, W., Jr; Yashar, C. M.; Yuh, W.; Cardenes, H. R.; American College of Radiology (ACR), Gynecologic oncology
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R)-Recurrent Rectal Cancer Konski, A. A.; Suh, W. W.; Herman, J. M.; Blackstock, A. W., Jr; Hong, T. S.; Poggi, M. M.; Rodriguez-Bigas, M.; Small, W., Jr; Thomas, C. R., Jr; Zook, J., Gastrointestinal cancer research : GCR
  • American Brachytherapy Society consensus guidelines for adjuvant vaginal cuff brachytherapy after hysterectomy Small, W., Jr; Beriwal, S.; Demanes, D. J.; Dusenbery, K. E.; Eifel, P.; Erickson, B.; Jones, E.; Rownd, J. J.; De Los Santos, J. F.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Gaffney, D.; American Brachytherapy Society, Brachytherapy
  • American Brachytherapy Society consensus guidelines for locally advanced carcinoma of the cervix. Part III: low-dose-rate and pulsed-dose-rate brachytherapy Lee, L. J.; Das, I. J.; Higgins, S. A.; Jhingran, A.; Small, W., Jr; Thomadsen, B.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Wolfson, A.; Eifel, P.; American Brachytherapy Society, Brachytherapy
  • Anal Carcinoma Version 2.2012: featured updates to the NCCN guidelines, Benson, A. B., 3rd; Arnoletti, J. P.; Bekaii-Saab, T.; Chan, E.; Chen, Y. J.; Choti, M. A.; Cooper, H. S.; Dilawari, R. A.; Engstrom, P. F.; Enzinger, P. C.; Fakih, M. G.; Fleshman, J. W., Jr; Fuchs, C. S.; Grem, J. L.; Leong, L. A.; Lin, E.; May, K. S.; Mulcahy, M. F.; Murphy, K.; Rohren, E.; Ryan, D. P.; Saltz, L.; Sharma, S.; Shibata, D.; Skibber, J. M.; Small, W., Jr; Sofocleous, C. T.; Venook, A. P.; Willett, C.; Freedman-Cass, D. A.; National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • Brain metastasis in gestational trophoblastic neoplasia: an update Neubauer, N. L.; Latif, N.; Kalakota, K.; Marymont, M.; Small, W., Jr; Schink, J. C.; Lurain, J. R., The Journal of reproductive medicine
  • Clinical outcomes in international federation of gynecology and obstetrics stage IA endometrial cancer with myometrial invasion treated with or without postoperative vaginal brachytherapy Diavolitsis, V.; Rademaker, A.; Lurain, J.; Hoekstra, A.; Strauss, J.; Small, W., Jr, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Dosimetry and toxicity outcomes in postoperative high-dose-rate intracavitary brachytherapy for endometrial carcinoma Donnelly, E. D.; Rakhra, S.; Helenowski, I.; Gopalkrishnan, M.; Lurain, J.; Schink, J.; Singh, D.; Strauss, J.; Small, W., Jr, Journal of contemporary brachytherapy
  • International brachytherapy practice patterns: a survey of the Gynecologic Cancer Intergroup (GCIG) Viswanathan, A. N.; Creutzberg, C. L.; Craighead, P.; McCormack, M.; Toita, T.; Narayan, K.; Reed, N.; Long, H.; Kim, H. J.; Marth, C.; Lindegaard, J. C.; Cerrotta, A.; Small, W., Jr; Trimble, E., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Pelvic normal tissue contouring guidelines for radiation therapy: a Radiation Therapy Oncology Group consensus panel atlas Gay, H. A.; Barthold, H. J.; O'Meara, E.; Bosch, W. R.; El Naqa, I.; Al-Lozi, R.; Rosenthal, S. A.; Lawton, C.; Lee, W. R.; Sandler, H.; Zietman, A.; Myerson, R.; Dawson, L. A.; Willett, C.; Kachnic, L. A.; Jhingran, A.; Portelance, L.; Ryu, J.; Small, W., Jr; Gaffney, D.; Viswanathan, A. N.; Michalski, J. M., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Rectal cancer Benson, A. B., 3rd; Bekaii-Saab, T.; Chan, E.; Chen, Y. J.; Choti, M. A.; Cooper, H. S.; Engstrom, P. F.; Enzinger, P. C.; Fakih, M. G.; Fuchs, C. S.; Grem, J. L.; Hunt, S.; Leong, L. A.; Lin, E.; Martin, M. G.; May, K. S.; Mulcahy, M. F.; Murphy, K.; Rohren, E.; Ryan, D. P.; Saltz, L.; Sharma, S.; Shibata, D.; Skibber, J. M.; Small, W., Jr; Sofocleous, C. T.; Venook, A. P.; Willett, C. G.; Freedman-Cass, D. A.; Gregory, K. M., Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
  • The quality of cervical cancer brachytherapy implantation and the impact on local recurrence and disease-free survival in radiation therapy oncology group prospective trials 0116 and 0128 Viswanathan, A. N.; Moughan, J.; Small, W., Jr; Levenback, C.; Iyer, R.; Hymes, S.; Dicker, A. P.; Miller, B.; Erickson, B.; Gaffney, D. K., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society
  • Computed tomographic colonography (virtual colonoscopy): a multicenter comparison with standard colonoscopy for detection of colorectal neoplasia Cotton, P. B.; Durkalski, V. L.; Pineau, B. C.; Palesch, Y. Y.; Mauldin, P. D.; Hoffman, B.; Vining, D. J.; Small, W. C.; Affronti, J.; Rex, D.; Kopecky, K. K.; Ackerman, S.; Burdick, J. S.; Brewington, C.; Turner, M. A.; Zfass, A.; Wright, A. R.; Iyer, R. B.; Lynch, P.; Sivak, M. V.; Butler, H., JAMA

Dr. Small HAs been an active researcher for over 20 years. His research has focused on translating basic research into the treatment of cancer patients. Specifically, he has been involved in innovative radiotherapy techniques, combining chemotherapy and molecularly target medications with radiation and attempts to ameliorate radiotherapy toxicities. He has been the principal or co-principal investigator on a number of region, national and international studies.