Dr Mihir Shanker

ATH - Senior Lecturer

Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine


Research Interests

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Biostatistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Clinical epidemiology


  • Masters (Coursework), University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery and Medical Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor (Honours) of Engineering, University of Melbourne


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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Shanker, M. D., Cavazos, A., Li, J., Beckham, T., Yeboa, D. N., Wang, C., McAleer, M. F., Briere, T. M., Amini, B., Tatsui, C., North, R., Alvarez-Breckenridge, C., Cezayirli, P., Rhines, L. D., Ghia, A. J. and Bishop, A. J. (2023). Dosimetric Analysis of Local Failure Outcomes and Vertebral Compression Fracture Risk in Single-Fraction Spine Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Metastatic Sarcoma. 65th Annual Meeting Of The American Society For Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), San Diego, CA United States, 1-4 October 2023. Philadelphia, PA United States: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2023.06.966

  • Shanker, M., Ramachandran, P., Motley, R., Huo, M., Foote, M. and Pinkham, M. (2023). Machine learning to predict local failure in melanoma brain metastases treated with radiosurgery. ESTRO 2023, Vienna, Austria, 13 - 16 May 2023. Shannon, Ireland: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/s0167-8140(23)67001-x

  • Ratnayake, G., Shankar, M., Roberts, K., Mason, R., Hughes, B. G. M., Lwin, Z., Jain, V., O'Byrne, K. J. and Chua, B. (2018). Prior or concurrent radiotherapy and nivolumab immunotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer. 43rd ESMO Congress (ESMO), Munich, Germany, 19-23 October 2018. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdy292.093

  • Shanker, M., Chua, B., Bettington, C. and Pinkham, M. (2018). Re-irradiation in recurrent high grade gliomas: An analysis of survival and radionecrosis outcomes. 37th Meeting of the European-Society-for-Radiotherapy-and-Oncology (ESTRO), Barcelona Spain, Apr 20-24, 2018. Co Clare, Ireland: Elsevier . doi: 10.1016/S0167-8140(18)31021-1

  • Irvine, Katharine, Wockner, Leesa F., Shanker, Mihir, Fagan, Kevin, Horsfall, Leigh, Fletcher, Linda, Ungerer, Jacobus, Pretorius, Carel J., Miller, Gregory, Clouston, Andrew D., Lampe, Guy and Powell, Elizabeth E. (2015). Predicting clinical outcomes in chronic liver disease: the ELF test is superior to histology and simple scores. 66th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), San Francisco, CA, United States, 13-17 November 2015. Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/hep.28218

  • Irvine, K. M., Wockner, L. F., Shanker, M., Fagan, K. J., Horsfall, L. U., Fletcher, L. M., Ungerer, J., Pretorius, C. J., Miller, G. C., Clouston, A. D., Lampe, G. and Powell, E. E. (2015). Predicting clinical outcomes in chronic liver disease: the ELF test is superior to histology and simple scores. Gastro 2015 GESA-AGW and WGO International Congress, Gastroenterological Society of Australia Australian Gastroenterology Week 2015 | World Congress of Gastroenterology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 28 September-2 October 2015. Richmond, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13093