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Kevin Thomas Schomacker

biophysicist

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.

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.

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