Ziad Saleh, PhD

Ziad Saleh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology


  • BSc, Computer Engineering, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon (2001)
  • MS, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (2003)
  • PhD, Space Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL (2010)

Board Certifications

  • Certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Medical Physics (2016)


Dr. Saleh is an assistant professor of radiation oncology. He obtained his PhD in 2010 from Florida Institute of Technology and completed his postdoctoral fellowship and residency training in the Department of Medical Physics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). He joined the MSKCC faculty after finishing his residency in 2014 and played a key role in establishing the clinical medical physics service at a new MSKCC satellite. In 2018, Dr. Saleh joined the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University as an assistant professor, where he also served as the assistant director of the medical physics residency program at Rhode Island Hospital.

Dr. Saleh’s expertise are in the areas of stereotactic body radiotherapy, motion management and image guidance. His research interests include outcome modeling, image registration, and patient safety by developing a framework for collision avoidance during treatment delivery.