Danny Indelicato, M.D.

Danny J Indelicato, M.D. - Background

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Biography

Dr. Indelicato is an Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology and holds the William and Joan Mendenhall Endowed Chair of Pediatric Radiotherapy. He is the director of the University of Florida pediatric radiotherapy program and specializes in caring for children with brain tumors and sarcomas.

He received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and medical degree from the University of Miami. He completed a general oncology internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center before residency training in radiation oncology at the University of Florida. An established cancer researcher, he is the author of multiple book chapters and his research has been published in over 100 articles in respected medical journals, including Cancer, Surgery, The International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology and Physics, and Medical Physics. His research focuses on decreasing the acute and late side effects of radiation in children and young adults. In 2017, he was awarded the Pioneer of Innovation Award from the Northeast Florida Pediatric Society.

Dr. Indelicato directs the pediatric proton therapy fellowship program at the University of Florida. In 2010 and 2011 he received the University of Florida College of Medicine Exemplary Teacher Award and in 2011 he was recognized with the University of Florida College of Medicine International Educator Award for Junior Faculty. He is a pediatric cancer examiner for the American Board of Radiology and serves on the National Cancer Institute Pediatric Central IRB. He is on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology and the International Journal of Particle Therapy.

Education

Residency - Radiation Oncology
University of Florida
2008

Internship
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
2004

Board Certification

  • Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

Vitals Top 10 Doctor Award
Vitals.com
2013

"Health Care Hero"
Jacksonville Business Journal
2013

International Educator Award: Junior Faculty
University of Florida
2011

Exemplary Teacher Award
University of Florida
2011

Exemplary Teacher Award
University of Florida
2010

Resident/Fellow Research Award
Radiological Society of North America
2008

Young Investigator Clinical Research Award and Travel Grant
Florida Joint Cancer Conference
2008

Resident Travel Grant
Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
2008