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Thomas Mang 

Department of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery

Clinical Associate Professor

 
Professional Summary:

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo

Education and Training:
  • Cert, Teaching, D‘Youville College, Buffalo, New York (2003)
  • PhD, Biophysics, SUNY at Buffalo, Roswell Park Division (1983)
  • MS, Natural Sciences, SUNY Buffalo Roswell Park Division (1979)
  • BA, Biology, Nuclear Medicine specialty, State University College at Buffalo (1976)
Employment:
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo (2005-present)
  • Consultant, Miravant Medical Technologies
  • Consultant, Sanofi-Winthrop Pharmaceuticals
  • Consultant, LaserScope Laser Systems, Inc.
  • Consultant, Photonics Research Ontario, Canada
  • Consultant, Engineering Fiberoptic Systems, Canada
  • Consultant, Health Education Technologies
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, Princess Margaret Hospital, Canada
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Dentistry and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2006–2007)
  • Clinical Manager, Photodynamic Therapy, Axcan Scandipharm Inc. (2002–2005)
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo (1997–2004)
  • President, Integrated Biotech Limited (1999–2003)
  • Director, Worldwide Photodynamic Therapy Marketing, Sample Department, Diomed Lasers, Inc. (2000–2002)
  • Director, Photodynamic Therapy, Radiation Oncology, Buffalo General Hospital (1996–2000)
  • Research Associate Professor, Biophysics -Roswell Park, State University of New York at Buffalo (1988–2000)
  • President, LaserMed Consultants, Inc. (1994–1999)
  • Cancer Research Scientist III, Radiation Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1993–1994)
  • Director, Photodynamic Therapy Center, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1989–1994)
  • Assistant Research Associate Professor, Experimental Pathology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1986–1994)
  • Cancer Research Scientist II, Division of Radiation Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1985–1993)
  • Research Associate, Department of Experimental Pathology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1987–1990)
  • Associate Professor, Biology Department, Erie Community College, Erie Community College (1986)
  • Cancer Research Scientist I, Division of Radiation Biology/Radiation Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1983–1985)
  • Research Assistant Instructor, Natural Sci. Interdisc.- Roswell Park, State University of New York at Buffalo (1984)
  • Postdoctoral Research Affiliate, Division of Radiation Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1982)
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Awards and Honors:
  • STOR Entrepreneurs Recognition Award (2004)
  • STOR Entrepreneurs Recognition Award (2004)
  • Nomination (2003)
  • STOR Entrepreneurs Recognition Award (2003)
  • Outstanding Contributor to Cancer Control (1994)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • October 2016–November 2017
    Neurocognitive, electrophysiological and MRI changes associated with low level laser therapy (photobiomodulation) in the treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury: A pilot study
    American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $68,000
  • –June 2008
    Student Research Training Award
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $25,000
  • January 2006–January 2008
    Autofluorescence of Early Malignancies
    American Commercialization Institute
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $30,000
  • August 2005–June 2007
    Autofluorescence Detection of Oral Malignancies
    Roswell Park Alliance
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $65,000
  • January 2004–January 2006
    Real Time Ultralow Dosage Oral Cancer X-ray Spectrometer
    New York State Center for Advanced Technology
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $423,500
  • January 2003–January 2006
    Painless Laser Surgery Maxillofacial Area Mapping System
    Technology Commercialization Advisory Group (CAT)
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $569,400
  • –May 2005
    Multicenter, open-label, randomized, controlled Phase II clinical study of the efficacy and safety of Photodynamic Therapy using porfimer sodium for injection as palliative treatment for unresectable cholangiocarcinoma.
    Axcan Pharma
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • August 2002–June 2003
    Photodynamic Antimicrobial Chemotherapy of Oral Candidiasis
    Kaleida Health Troup Fund
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $16,000
  • –May 2003
    A multi-institutional trial to evaluate the prophylactic use of NASA developed light emitting diodes for the prevention of oral mucositis in bone marrow transplant patients
    NASA
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $8,000
  • January 1997–January 2000
    Treatment Study of Foscan Mediated Photodynamic Therapy for Recurrent Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Oral Cavity
    Scotia Pharmaceuticals
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $50,000
  • April 1998–October 1999
    Hydrogen Perioxide-A Promoter In Cancer Development
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $1,000
  • January 1997–January 1999
    A Phase III Study of Tin Ethyl Etiopurpurin Photodynamic Therapy in Patients with Advanced Breast Cancer for the Management of Cutaneous Metastatic Breast Carcinoma
    Miravant Medical Technologies
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $250,000
  • January 1997–January 1998
    QLT Phototherapeutics; Phase IV Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Photodynamic Therapy using Photofrin (porfimer sodium) in Patients with Partially Obstructing Esophageal Cancer
    QLT Phototherapeutics
    Role: Contributor
  • January 1996–January 1997
    Tin Ethyl Etiopurpurin Induced PDT for the Treatment of Cutaneous Kaposi’s Sarcoma
    PDT Inc
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $120,000
  • January 1996–January 1997
    Tin Ethyl Etiopurpurin Induced PDT for the Treatment of Extensive Basal Cell Carcinomas
    PDT Inc
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $150,000
  • January 1996–January 1997
    Tin Ethyl Etiopurpurin Induced PDT for the Treatment of Recurrent Metastatic Cutaneous Breast Carcinoma
    PDT Inc
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $200,000
  • January 1996–January 1997
    Studies on the Hormonal Regulation of Photofrin in Animal and Cellular Pancreatic Model Systems
    John Cameron Troup Fund
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $18,000
  • January 1992–January 1997
    PDT: Mechanisms and Strategies for Optimization
    National Institutes of Health P01 grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $137,091
  • January 1995–January 1996
    Photodynamic Drug Action on Rat Normal and Malignant Pancreas
    John Cameron Troup Fund
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $22,000
  • January 1995–January 1996
    Studies of Pharmacokinetics of Photosensitizers in the Normal and Malignant Pancreas
    The Oncologic Foundation Inc
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $40,000
  • January 1992–January 1995
    PDT in the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer
    National Institutes of Health R01
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $195,000
  • January 1988–January 1992
    Dihematoporphyrin Ether Fluorescence for the Early Detection of Cancer
    American Cancer Society Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $110,000
  • January 1988–January 1989
    Pilot Study on the Application of Photodynamic Therapy to the Treatment of Pancreatic Carcinoma
    Oncologic Foundation of Buffalo Grant Award
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $20,000
  • January 1986–January 1988
    Dihematoporphyrin Ether Fluorescence for the Early Detection of Cancer
    American Cancer Society
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $150,000
  • April 2005
    Phase II study for the Autofluorescence Detection of Oral Malignancies.
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $80,000
  • June 2002
    Fluorescence Mapping, Characterization and Photodynamic Treatment for Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia of the Oral Cavity
    State University of New York at Buffalo
    Role: Co-Investigator
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Journal Articles:
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Abstracts:
  • Hall RE, Mang T, Markey E. Comparison of effects of the Er:YAG laser on deciduous and permanent enamel. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008.
  • Hall RE, Mang T, Thorsrud KJ. In vitro photodynamic therapy treatment of S. mutans with m-THPC.. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008.
  • Loi T, Boyd B, Mang T, Liebow C. Hydrogen Peroxide: A Promoter in Cancer Development. J Dent Res. 1999; 78.
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Mang T. Photodosimetry for the Treatment of Head and Neck and Oral Cancer Using Photodynamic Therapy. Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer. 2008.
  • Dougherty TJ, Mang T. Photodynamic therapy: Mechanisms and new clinical approaches. Photodynamic Therapy: A Clinical Manual. 1992.
  • Wilson BD, Mang T, Dougherty TJ. Basal cell carcinoma of the nose. Atlas of Cutaneous Laser Surgery. 1991.
  • Moesta KT, Hurley EL, Mang T. Intercellular organization determines the differential PDT-sensitivities of two human pancreatic cancer lines in vitro. Photodynamic Therapy and Biomedical Lasers. 1991.
  • Henderson BW, Walso SM, Mang T. Photodynamic therapy and hyperthermia. Photodynamic Therapy of Tumors and Other Diseases. 1985.
  • Potter WR, Mang T. Photofrin II levels by in vivo fluorescence photometry. Porphyrin Localization and Treatment of Tumors. 1984.
  • Mang T. Optical Biopsy and Autofluorescence. Textbook on Photodynamic Medicine..

Professional Memberships:
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Society for Photobiology
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • International Photodynamic Association
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • Radiation Research Society
  • Academy of Laser Dentistry
  • American Association for Dental Research
  • International Association for Dental Research
  • National Science Teachers Association
Presentations:
  • "Clinical efficacy and dosimetric fundamentals for the application of Photodyanmic Therapy for the treatment of unresectable cholangiocarcinoma" National Conference, Thomas Jefferson University (2008)
  • "Light Dosimetry for the Treatment of Barretts Esophagus with High Grade Dysplasia" Conference, St. Michael’s Hospital, International Therapeutic Endoscopy (2007)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy for Head and Neck and Upper Aerodigestive Tract Malignancies" International Conference, University of Alberta Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton (2007)
  • "Crtical parameters for the treatment of lung malignancies with PDT" International Conference, Notre Dame Hospital (2007)
  • "Clinical Update and Dosimetry for PDT of upper aero Digestive disease" National Board Meeting, Fairfax Hosptial (2007)
  • "Dosimetric calculations for Photodynamic Therapy" International Conference, Notre Dame Hospital, Interventional Pulmonology conference (2007)
  • "Procedural Update for Dosimetry in the Treatment of High Grade Dysplasia associated with Barrett’s esophagus using PDT" National Meeting, Syracuse University Medical Center (2007)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy for the Upper Aerodigestive tract" National Meeting, Henry Ford Hospital (2007)
  • "Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Applications of Porfimer Sodium based Photodynamic Therapy" International Conference, Juravinski Cancer Center (2006)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy for the treatment of early malignancies" National Grand Rounds Conference, Georgetown University Hospital (2006)
  • "The Fundamental Science and Procedures in PDT for Aerodigestive Cancers and Micro-invasive Disease" National Conference, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (2006)
  • "A Review of Mechanisms of Action and Procedures in PDT for Aerodigestive Cancers and Micro-invasive Disease" International Conference, Foothills Hospital Health Science Centre, University of Calgary, School of Medicine (2006)
  • "Clinical Oral Microbiology" Conference, American Association for Dental Research (2006)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy: Current and Future Applications" International Conference, Calgary Health Region, Photodynamic Group (2006)
  • "Procedures in Photodynamic Therapy for Aerodigestive, Micro-invasive and Metastatic Lesions" International Conference, University of Edmonton (2006)
  • "Current Use of Laser Technology in Dentistry" National Meeting, Eastman School of Dental Medicine (2006)
  • "Scientific Fundamentals and Clinical Applications of PDT" National Meeting, Boston VA Hospital (2006)
  • "Interventions of Malignant Airway Management" National Meeting, St. Joseph’s Hospital Atlanta Georgia (2005)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy Clinical Review and New Developments in the Fourth Modality" International Conference, Juravinski Cancer Center (2005)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy with Porfimer Sodium" International Conference, St. Luc Hospital, Department of Gastroenterology (2005)
  • "Photodosimetry for DPT Clinical Procedures" International Photodynamic Therapy Summit (2005)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy" International Summit, Photodynamic Therapy Summit, Mount-Royal Centre (2005)
  • "PDT in the Early 21st Century" A one-day symposium, Royal Society of Medicine (2005)
  • "PDT in the Early 21st Century" Symposium, Royal Society of Medicine (2005)
  • "Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy in Oncology" National Meeting, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine (2005)
  • "New Applications of Lasers in Dentistry" National Meeting, Eastman School of Dental Medicine (2004)
  • "Clinical Results of the Phase III Clinical Study for PDT in the treatment of High Grade Dysplasia in Barrett’s Esophagus" National Conference, Duke University Medical Center (2004)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy: Overview, Scientific fundamentals and Clinical Applications of the Fourth Modality" National Meeting, UPMC Heritage Valley Hospita (2004)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy for GI and Pulmonary Malignancies" National Conference, Alexian Brothers Hospital (2003)
  • "Photosensitive Drugs and PDT Mechanisms of Action. Photodynamic Therapy" National Conference, East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine (2002)
  • "Thirty Years of PDT: What’s Gone Right, What’s Gone Wrong. Photodynamic Therapy" National Conference, East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine (2002)
  • "Lasers in Dentistry" National Meeting, Eastman School of Dental Medicine (2002)
  • "PDT in 2002" National Meeting, University of Alabama Birmingham (2002)
  • "GI Indications for Photodynamic Therapy" National Meeting, University of Miami School of Medicine (2001)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy in Pulmonary Disease" National Meeting, University of Miami School of Medicine (2001)
  • "The Use of Photodynamic Therapy for Hyperproliferative Disease" National Conference, Eastern Florida Cancer (2001)
  • "Treatment of Head and Neck Malignancies with Photodynamic Therapy" National Tumor Board Conference, University of Miami School of Medicine (2001)
  • "Use of Photodynamic Therapy for Thoracic Malignancies" National Tumor Board Conference, University of Miami School of Medicine, Thoracic Surgery Department (2001)
  • "Current Application and future Trends In the use of Lasers for Photodynamic Therapy" National Board Conference, Holy Cross Hospital (2001)
  • "Overview of Clinical and Research Use of Photodynamic Therapy" National Meeting, Howard University School of Medicine (2001)
  • "Clinical Photodynamic Therapy Update" International Roundtable Meeting (2000)
  • "New Advances in Photodynamic Therapy" 28th Annual Meeting, American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (2000)
  • "The Advanced Didactic Photodynamic Therapy Training Course" 28th Annual Meeting, American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (2000)
  • "Novel Therapies for Esophageal and Endobronchial Malignancies" National Conference, Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital (1999)
  • "PDT in Endobronchial Cancers" National Meeting, Sarasota Memorial Hospital (1999)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy (PDT): A Physician Introduction" National Meeting, Jupiter Medical Center (1999)
  • "PDT in Esophageal, Endobronchial and other Cancers" National Conference, University of Louisville, Norton Hospital Cancer Treatment Center (1999)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy in Clinical Practice: Advances in Treatment" National Satellite Meeting, American Society of Thoracic Surgery (1999)
  • "General Concepts and Overview of PDT" National Meeting, University of Louisville, Norton Hospital Cancer Treatment Center (1998)
  • "Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy: “Introduction to Lasers”" International Conference, Wellesley Hospital (1998)
  • "Introduction to Lasers" , Wellesley Hospital, Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy (1998)
  • "General Concepts of PDT and Dosimetry Workshop" National Meeting, University of Louisville, Norton Hospital Cancer Treatment Center (1998)
  • "Oncology/Head and Neck Cancer" International Conference, International Photodynamic Therapy Association (1998)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy on Patients with Esophageal Cancer and Other Malignancies" National Meeting, The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Minimally Invasive Surgery Center (1997)
  • "Medical Photobiology" 25th Annual Meeting, American Society for Photobiology (1997)
  • "Laser-Induced Fluorescence Photodetection" National Meeting, MIT, Lester Wolfe Workshops in Laser Biomedicine, MIT Industrial Liaison Program & Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (1996)
  • "The State of the Art in Photodynamic Therapy" Annual Lecture Series, The Society of Operating Room Nursing (1996)
  • "Oncology/Photodynamic Therapy" Conference, American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (1996)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy for Cutaneous Malignancies" National Clinical Conference, New York University School of Medicine, The Ronald O. Perlman Department of Dermatology (1996)
  • "The Treatment of Kaposi's Sarcoma and Other Cutaneous Malignancies With PDT using Various Photosensitizers" National Conference, Case Western Reserve University, Skin Diseases Research Center, Department Of Dermatology (1995)
  • "Lasers in Dentistry; Applications of Photodynamic Therapy" National Meeting, State University of New York at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Cutaneous Malignancies" National Annual Meeting, American Society of Photobiology (1994)
  • "Laser and Photodynamic Therapy for Superficial Bladder Cancer" National Symposium, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1993)
  • "Strategies for the Application of PhotodynamicTherapy for the Treatment of Bladder Cancer" National Focus Group Meeting, NIH (1993)
  • "Basic Science and Uses of Lasers in Medicine" National Lecture Series, State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Dermatology (1993)
  • "An Overview of PDT" National Conference, State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Radiation Oncology (1993)
  • "The Use of Lasers and Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Malignant Disease" National Lecture Series, DuPont Company (1993)
  • "Photodynamic Biology" 21st Annual Meeting, American Society for Photobiology (1993)
  • "Fundamentals and Properties of Lasers, Laser Effects on Tissue, and Photodynamic Therapy" National Seminar, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1993)
  • "Mechanisms of Tissue Injury and Immunological Response to Photodynamic Therapy" National Seminar, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery (1993)
  • "Oncology Seminar Series, Basic Science Laser" Seminar, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1993)
  • "Update on Photodynamic Therapy" National Seminar, Medical Laser Marketplace (1993)
  • "Mechanisms of Interaction of Photodynamic Therapy in the Malignant Pancreas" International Conference, Wellesley Hospital (1992)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy in Thoracic Malignancies" National Conference, Western New York Pulmonary and Critical Care Society (1992)
  • "Medicine and Pre-clinical Studies" 3rd Biennial Meeting, International Photodynamic Association` (1992)
  • "Laser Tissue Interactions and Research and Future Developments in Laser Medicine" National Conference, University of Chicago, Physicians' Certifying Course in General Laser Surgery (1991)
  • "Early Detection/Diagnostic Methods" Conference, SPIE (1991)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy: A Clinical Overview" National Confernece, University of North Carolina, Radiology Department (1990)
  • "Dosimetric and Fiberoptic Techniques in PDT" International Meeting, American Cyanamid, European Photodynamic Therapy Investigators (1990)
  • "Current Prospects and Future Challenges of PDT" National Conference, The 1990 NDA Pipeline Conference (1990)
  • "Clinical Treatment of Various Cancer Types by Means of Photodynamic Therapy" National Conference, The Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory Colloquium (1990)
  • "American Society for Photobiology, 18th Annual Meeting" Annual Meeting, American Society for Photobiology (1990)
  • "Current Prospects and Research Initiatives in Photodynamic Therapy" International Clinical Seminar, Hamilton Regional Cancer Center (1989)
  • "Recent Developments in Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer" National Seminar, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1989)
  • "Clinical and Research Aspects of Photodynamic Therapy" National Seminar, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1989)
  • "Advances and Challenges in Photodynamic Therapy" International Symposium (1989)
  • "New Developments in Clinical Trials and Research Protocols in Photodynamic Therapy" National Seminar Series, Loyola University School of Medicine (1988)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer" National Lecture Series, American Cancer Society (1988)
  • "Principles, Biophysics and Safety of Photodynamic Therapy, Tutorial on CO2, Nd: YAG and Photodynamic Lasers" National Confernce, RPMI (1988)
  • "American Society for Photobiology, 16th Annual Meeting" Annual Meeting, American Society for Photobiology (1988)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy" International Conference, Institute Gustave-Roussy and Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1987)
  • "Laser Treatment for Bladder Cancer" National Conference, American Urological Association, Allied, Niagara Frontier Chapter (1987)
  • "New Directions in Research and Clinical Applications of Photodynamic Therapy" International Conference, University College School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, The Rayne Institute (1987)
  • "Fundamental Principles and New Directions in Photodynamic Therapy" National Conference, Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, Ohio Valley-Lake Erie Association of Cancer Centers (1987)
  • "Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Pancreatic Carcinoma" National Conference, Dartmouth Medical School, Department of Pathology (1987)
  • "Fluorimetry and Early Pancreatic Studies" National Symposium, University of Louisville, Departments of Surgery and Medicine,, Graham Brown Cancer Center (1986)
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Service Activities:
  • Faculty Senate; Member (2006–2008)
  • School of Dental Medicine Student Research and Honors Committee; Member (2006–2008)
  • School of Dental Medicine Ad Hoc Committee; Chair (2006–2007)
  • Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Faculty Council; Department Representative (1993–1995)
  • American Cancer Society, Eastern Division; Advisory Board (2006–2009)
  • Associate Editor; The Journal of Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy; Editor (2004–2007)
  • Orchard Park Town Board of Recreation; Member (2001–2005)
  • Laser Safety; Laser Safety Officer, Buffalo General Hospital; Other (1997–1999)
  • American Cancer Society, Western Division; President (1995–1999)
  • The Committee for the Development of Standards for Training; The Committee for the Development of Standards for Training, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.; Member (1995–1998)
  • American Cancer Society; Department Representative (1995–1997)
  • Medical Laser Industry; Medical Laser Industry Report; Advisory Board (1993–2007)
  • Council Member; Council of the Association of Scientists; Member (1993–1994)
  • Institute Animal Care and Use; Institute Animal Care and Use Committee; Member (1992–1994)
  • Editorial Board; The Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE); Editorial Board Member (1991–1995)
  • City of Buffalo Pest Management Board; Board Member (1990–1995)
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Continuing Education Committee; Postgraduate Education/Continuing Medical Education Committee, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery; Member (1989–1991)
  • American Cancer Society, Erie County Unit; Board of Directors (1987–1995)
  • Committee Member; Graduate Admissions Committee, Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Member (1986–1994)
  • Laser Safety Committee; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Member (1986–1994)
  • American Cancer Society, Erie County Unit; Organizing Committee Member (1983–1987)
  • Canadian Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board; Canadian Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board, PDT for Barrett’s with High Grade Dysplasia and Lung Malignancies” Banff, Alberta Canada, February 2005.; Chair
  • Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board; Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board, “PDT For Barrett’s Esophagus with High Grade Dysplasia”, Tampa, January 2005; Chair
  • GI Endoscopy Advisory Board; GI Endoscopy Advisory Board, “PDT in Esophageal Malignancies” Orlando October 2004; Chair
  • Head and Neck Surgeons Advisory Board; Head and Neck Surgeons Advisory Board, “PDT for Laryngeal Tumors, American College of Surgeons Study Proposal Review”, New York City, September 2004; Co-Chair
  • Pulmonology Advisory Board; Pulmonology Advisory Board, PDT for Early Lung Disease”, Orlando, September 2003; Chair
  • Head and Neck Surgery Advisory Board; Head and Neck Surgery Advisory Board, “PDT for Oral and Head and Neck Malignancies”, Chicago Ill., November 2002.; Chair
  • Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board; Interdisciplinary Advisory Board - Photodynamic Therapy Thoracic Surgeons Advisory Board “PDT for lung malignancies and High Grade Dysplasia” Washington, DC, May 2002; Chair
  • Conference Chairman, Early Detection/Diagnostic Methods, SPIE, Los Angeles, CA, 1991; Conference Chairman, Early Detection/Diagnostic Methods, SPIE, Los Angeles, CA, 1991.; Chair
  • Journal Reviewer; American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery; Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal Reviewer; Cancer Research; Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal Reviewer; Lasers in Medical Science; Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal Reviewer; Lasers in the Life Sciences; Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal Reviewer; Photochemistry and Photobiology; Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Journal Reviewer; Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy; Ad Hoc Reviewer

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3435 Main Street Bldg 32
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Phone: (716) 829-2722
Fax: (716) 829-3019
Email: tsmang@buffalo.edu


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