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Kevin Thomas Schomacker

Kevin Thomas Schomacker, American biophysicist. Achievements include development of new laser applications in medicine; research in applied spectroscopies including Raman spectroscopy and laser-induced fluorescence, and tumor diagnosis via laser-induced fluorescence and exogenous chromophores. Member American Society Laser Medicine & Surgery, International Society Optical Engineering, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Schomacker, Kevin Thomas was born on September 9, 1959 in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Ronald James and Rita Ann (Scanlon) Schomacker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Worcester State College, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Northeastern University, 1987.

    Career

    • Research associate Northeastern University, Boston, 1987-1988. Senior research associate department dermatology Harvard Medical School, 1988-1991, instructor, 1991-1993, assistant professor, since 1993. Assistant biophysicist, Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine Massachusetts General Hospital, since 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of new laser applications in medicine. Research in applied spectroscopies including Raman spectroscopy and laser-induced fluorescence, and tumor diagnosis via laser-induced fluorescence and exogenous chromophores.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Society Laser Medicine & Surgery, International Society Optical Engineering, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Michelle Anne Pothier, September 13, 1986. Children: Patrick Ryan, Jason Paul, Mathew Thomas.
    • father: Ronald James Schomacker
    • mother: Rita Ann (Scanlon) Schomacker
    • spouse: Michelle Anne Pothier
    • children: Patrick Ryan Schomacker
    • Jason Paul Schomacker
    • Mathew Thomas Schomacker
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    Born September 9, 1959
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Worcester State College
    • 1987
      Northeastern University
    • 1987 - 1988
      Research associate, Northeastern University
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1988
      assistant, biophysicist