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Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: Overview of the Scope and Opportunity of Online Education in Medical Physics
Byline: J Dobbins*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25547-344462-102899.pdf (J Dobbins)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: Review of Available Online Educational Resources for Medical Physics Education
Byline: J Prisciandaro*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25548-344462-103206.pdf (J Prisciandaro)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: The AAPM Virtual Library and Online Learning Center
Byline: C Bloch*, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25549-344462-102810.pdf (C Bloch)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: AAPM/RSNA Online Educational Modules
Byline: E Gingold*, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25550-344462-102947.pdf (E Gingold)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: Software Tools for Creating Online Content
Byline: G Starkschall*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25551-344462-103287.pdf (G Starkschall)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: Considerations of Massively-Open Online Courses in Medical Physics Education
Byline: M Oldham*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25552-344462-103162.pdf (M Oldham)
Session: SU - A-BRF - Education Council Symposium: Online Education in Medical Physics
Title: A Collaborative Model of Medical Physics Education Including Online Resources
Byline: P Sprawls*, Sprawls Educational Foundation, Montreat, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25553-344462-103958.pdf (P Sprawls)
Session: SU - A-BRE - AAPM Medical Physics Student Meeting
Title: Beyond Clinical Medical Physics: Entrepreneurship and Opportunities in Industry
Byline: R Pizzutiello*, Upstate Medical Physics, Victor, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25559-344462-103196.pdf (R Pizzutiello)
Session: SU - A-BRE - AAPM Medical Physics Student Meeting
Title: Beyond Clinical Medical Physics: Entrepreneurship and Opportunities in Industry
Byline: M Svatos*, Varian Oncology Systems, Palo Alto, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25560-344462-104502.pdf (M Svatos)
Session: SU - B-BRF - Professional Council Symposium: The Evolving US Healthcare Delivery Model - How Will the Medical Physics Profession Be Impacted and How Should We Respond?
Title: Welcome
Byline: P Halvorsen*, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25592-340462-102968.pdf (P Halvorsen)
Session: SU - B-BRF - Professional Council Symposium: The Evolving US Healthcare Delivery Model - How Will the Medical Physics Profession Be Impacted and How Should We Respond?
Title: External Forces and How the Medical Physics Practice Model May Need to Adapt
Byline: G White*, Colorado Associates in Medical Phys, Colorado Springs, CO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25593-340462-103343.pdf (G White)
Session: SU - B-BRF - Professional Council Symposium: The Evolving US Healthcare Delivery Model - How Will the Medical Physics Profession Be Impacted and How Should We Respond?
Title: Macro Changes in the US Healthcare Delivery System: How the Physician Community Is Adapting, and Possible Lessons for Other Medical Specialties
Byline: K Shine*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25594-340462-108449.pdf (K Shine)
Session: MO - A-9A - Innovation in Medical Physics Practice: 3D Printing Applications
Title: Background of 3D Printing and Applications to Radiation Therapy
Byline: E Ehler*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-24187-332462-103957.pdf (E Ehler)
Session: MO - A-18C - Proton Therapy I: Basics of Proton Therapy
Title: Proton Therapy I: Basics of Proton Therapy
Byline: B Arjomandy1*, N Sahoo2*, M Pankuch3*, (1) McLaren Cancer Institute, Flint, MI, (2) MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, (3) ProCure Treatment Centers, Warrenville, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25199-333462-103498.pdf (B Arjomandy)
Session: MO - A-9A - Innovation in Medical Physics Practice: 3D Printing Applications
Title: Assessment of Breast Imaging Systems with a 3D Anthropomorphic Breast Phantom
Byline: P Bakic*, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25246-332462-102791.pdf (P Bakic)
Session: MO - A-12A - Joint Imaging Education - Quantitative Imaging Symposium: Genomics and Image-omics for Medical Physicists
Title: Machine Learning in Image-omics
Byline: M Markey*, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, AA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25326-334462-104284.pdf (M Markey)
Session: MO - A-18C - Proton Therapy I: Basics of Proton Therapy
Title: Physics of Proton Therapy
Byline: B Arjomandy*, McLaren Cancer Institute, Flint, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25359-333462-103498.pdf (B Arjomandy)
Session: MO - A-18C - Proton Therapy I: Basics of Proton Therapy
Title: Radiation Dosimetry of Proton Beams
Byline: N Sahoo*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25360-333462-103240.pdf (N Sahoo)
Session: MO - A-18C - Proton Therapy I: Basics of Proton Therapy
Title: Treatment Planning Consideration in Proton Therapy
Byline: M Pankuch*, ProCure Treatment Centers, Warrenville, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25361-333462-103173.pdf (M Pankuch)
Session: MO - A-16A - QA Procedures and Metrics: In Search of QA Usability
Title: Strategies and metrics for quality management in the TG-100 Era
Byline: B Thomadsen*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25464-340462-103312.pdf (B Thomadsen)
Session: MO - A-19A - Interview Like Your Job Depended On It!
Title: Basic interview skills (developing interview skills to get you the job you want)
Byline: R Miller*, Northwest Medical Physics Center, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25629-340462-103134.pdf (R Miller)
Session: MO - A-19A - Interview Like Your Job Depended On It!
Title: Interview vignettes: optimize your interviewee answers
Byline: M Meineke*, Ohio State Univ, Columbus, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25630-340462-108536.pdf (M Meineke)
Session: MO - B-18C - Proton Therapy II: Proton Stereotactic Radiotherapy
Title: Proton Stereotactic Radiotherapy: Clinical Overview
Byline: B Winey*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25501-333462-103354.pdf (B Winey)
Session: MO - B-18C - Proton Therapy II: Proton Stereotactic Radiotherapy
Title: Proton Stereotactic Radiotherapy: Basic Physics, Measurements and Dose Calculations
Byline: J Daartz*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25502-333462-107037.pdf (J Daartz)
Session: MO - C-BRD - SBRT I: Overview of Simulation, Planning, and Delivery
Title: SBRT I: Overview of Simulation, Planning, and Delivery
Byline: J Cai1*, K Wijesooriya2*, S Benedict3*, (1) Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, (2) University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA, (3) UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25201-333462-102834.pdf (J Cai)
Session: MO - C-9A - Effective Medical Physics Educational Activities: Models and Methods
Title: Effective Medical Physics Educational Activities: Models and Methods
Byline: P Sprawls*, Sprawls Educational Foundation, Montreat, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25247-332462-103958.pdf (P Sprawls)
Session: MO - C-BRF - Pediatric Treatment Planning I: Overview of Planning Strategies
Title: Pediatric Radiation Therapy: Simulation, Planning Guidelines, Image Guidance, and Proton Therapy
Byline: C Hua*, St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25253-333462-103417.pdf (C Hua)
Session: MO - C-BRD - SBRT I: Overview of Simulation, Planning, and Delivery
Title: Lung SBRT: Margins, Planning, IGRT
Byline: J Cai*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25320-333462-102834.pdf (J Cai)
Session: MO - C-12A - Quantitative Imaging Initiatives: Why, Who, What, and How?
Title: NCI QI Initiatives: Past, Present, and Future
Byline: L Clarke*, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25342-339462-102860.pdf (L Clarke)
Session: MO - C-19A - Grantsmanship and Funding
Title: Grantsmanship and Funding
Byline: K Farahani1*, G Evans2*, K Brown3*, M Davis4*, C Busch5*, S Beddar6*, (1) National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, (2) National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, (3) Elekta Oncology Systems LTD, Crawley, ,(4) Varian Medical Systems, Houston, TX, (5) Philips Healthcare, ,,(6) MD Anderson Cancer Ctr., Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25689-340462-102799.pdf (S Beddar)
Session: MO - C-19A - Grantsmanship and Funding
Title: Bringing Medical Devices for Cancer to the Marketplace
Byline: G Evans*, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25691-340462-108642.pdf (G Evans)
Session: MO - C-19A - Grantsmanship and Funding
Title: Industrial Grants & Corporate Interestes in Research
Byline: K Brown*, Elekta Oncology Systems LTDCrawley
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25692-340462-108643.pdf (K Brown)
Session: MO - C-19A - Grantsmanship and Funding
Title: Industrial Grants & Corporate Interestes in Research
Byline: M Davis*, Varian Medical Systems, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25693-340462-108644.pdf (M Davis)
Session: MO - C-19A - Grantsmanship and Funding
Title: Grant Management, Reporting and Public Access
Byline: S Beddar*, MD Anderson Cancer Ctr., Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25695-340462-102799.pdf (S Beddar)
Session: MO - D-9A - "Stop Lecturing Me!" - New Methods for Teaching Medical Physics
Title: "Stop Lecturing Me!" - New Methods for Teaching Medical Physics
Byline: G Starkschall*, S Kry*, R Howell*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-23062-332462-103287.pdf (G Starkschall)
Session: MO - D-BRF - Pediatric Treatment Planning II: The PENTEC Report on Normal Tissue Complications
Title: Special Considerations for Normal Tissue Radiation Response of Children and Adolescents
Byline: L Constine*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25491-334462-108362.pdf (L Constine)
Session: MO - D-BRF - Pediatric Treatment Planning II: The PENTEC Report on Normal Tissue Complications
Title: Methodology for Literature Review, Data Mining and Longitudinal Modeling of Dose-Response
Byline: S Bentzen*, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25493-334462-108364.pdf (S Bentzen)
Session: MO - D-BRD - In Memoriam of Bengt Bjarngard: SBRT II: Small Field Dosimetry - TG155
Title: Measurement Tools and Accurate Data Collection in Small Field
Byline: C Reft*, Univ Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25513-333462-103215.pdf (C Reft)
Session: MO - E-12A - Quantitative Imaging: Techniques, Applications, and Challenges
Title: Modality-Specific QI: CT
Byline: M McNitt-Gray*, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25337-339462-103125.pdf (M McNitt-Gray)
Session: MO - E-18A - Best Practice In Pediatric Imaging
Title: Exposure Factor Control in Pediatric Projection Radiography
Byline: C Willis*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Bellaire, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25351-333462-103351.pdf (C Willis)
Session: MO - E-19A - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic Medical Physics Exam
Title: Preparing for Part 1 of the ABR Exam
Byline: Z Grelewicz*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25440-340462-103761.pdf (Z Grelewicz)
Session: MO - E-19A - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic Medical Physics Exam
Title: Preparing for the Oral Exam Component of the ABR Diagnostic Medical Physics Exam
Byline: M Vanderhoek*, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25442-340462-104776.pdf (M Vanderhoek)
Session: MO - E-9A - Risk Based Quality Management: TG100 In Action
Title: Development of risk based quality management program
Byline: B Thomadsen*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25606-334462-103312.pdf (B Thomadsen)
Session: MO - E-16A - Preparing for the ABR Therapy Medical Physics Exam
Title: ABR Therapy Part 2
Byline: B Chinsky*, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25634-340462-108320.pdf (B Chinsky)
Session: MO - G-9A - Imaging Refresher for Standard of Care Radiation Therapy
Title: Review of CT Imaging Including CBCT
Byline: Z Labby*, The University of Michigan Hospital & Health Sys, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-24514-332462-103961.pdf (Z Labby)
Session: MO - G-9A - Imaging Refresher for Standard of Care Radiation Therapy
Title: Review of PET/CT Imaging
Byline: W Sensakovic*, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-24515-332462-103261.pdf (W Sensakovic)
Session: MO - G-9A - Imaging Refresher for Standard of Care Radiation Therapy
Title: Review of Imaging for Brachytherapy
Byline: M Altman*, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-24517-332462-103962.pdf (M Altman)
Session: MO - G-18A - Radiation Dose Reducing Strategies in CT, Fluoroscopy and Radiography
Title: Radiation dose optimization strategies in computed tomography
Byline: M Mahesh*, Johns Hopkins Univ, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25356-333462-103097.pdf (M Mahesh)
Session: MO - G-19A - ABR Exams; A Glimpse Behind the Curtains
Title: Development of exam items
Byline: S Dieterich*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25638-340462-102894.pdf (S Dieterich)
Session: MO - PIS-Exhibit Hall - Tools for TG-142 Linac Imaging QA I
Title: An Introduction to TG-142 Imaging QA Using Standard Imaging Products
Byline: M Wiesmeyer*, Standard Imaging, Inc.,, Middleton, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25664-346462-108646.pdf (M Wiesmeyer)
Session: TU - A-BRE - The Relative Biological Effectiveness of Proton Beams Relative to Photon Beams
Title: Models and Mechanisms Connecting Physics and Biology at Multiple Scales in the Biological Hierarchy
Byline: R Stewart*, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25282-339462-103294.pdf (R Stewart)
Session: TU - A-17A - In Memoriam of Benjamin M. Galkin: Virtual Tools for Validation of X-Ray Breast Imaging Systems
Title: Observer Models and Realism Testing
Byline: M Kupinski*, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25310-339462-108238.pdf (M Kupinski)
Session: TU - A-17A - In Memoriam of Benjamin M. Galkin: Virtual Tools for Validation of X-Ray Breast Imaging Systems
Title: A Statistical Properties Approach to Evaluating Phantom Realism
Byline: C Abbey*, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25311-339462-108240.pdf (C Abbey)
Session: TU - A-17A - In Memoriam of Benjamin M. Galkin: Virtual Tools for Validation of X-Ray Breast Imaging Systems
Title: Virtual Tools and Simulation Methods From An Industry Perspective
Byline: T Mertelmeier*, Siemens AGErlangen
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25312-339462-108208.pdf (T Mertelmeier)
Session: TU - A-18C - ACR Accreditation Updates in CT, Ultrasound, Mammography and MRI
Title: ACR Accreditation Update in MRI
Byline: R Price*, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25363-333462-103205.pdf (R Price)
Session: TU - A-18C - ACR Accreditation Updates in CT, Ultrasound, Mammography and MRI
Title: ACR Accreditation Update in CT
Byline: M McNitt-Gray*, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25366-333462-103125.pdf (M McNitt-Gray)
Session: TU - A-16A - Medical Physics Meets the Press: How to Talk to the Public Media
Title: Medical Physics Meets the Press: How to Talk to the Public Media
Byline: S Opila*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25446-340462-108397.pdf (S Opila)
Session: TU - A-BRD - Outcomes of Hypofractionated Treatments - Initial Results of the WGSBRT
Title: Predicting Tumor Control From Lung SBRT: A Clinician's Perspective
Byline: P Lee*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25519-334462-103633.pdf (P Lee)
Session: TU - C-9A - IROC Organization and Clinical Trial Credentialing
Title: Submitting Clinical Trial Patient and Phantom Data to TRIAD
Byline: Y Xiao*, Thomas Jefferson Univ Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25250-332462-103364.pdf (Y Xiao)
Session: TU - C-18C - Medical Physics 1.0 to 2.0: Introduction and Panel Discussion
Title: Panel Discussion
Byline: E Krupinski*, Univ Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25374-334462-108386.pdf (E Krupinski)
Session: TU - C-16A - Joint AAPM/SEFM/AMPR Educational Workshop on "Education of Radiotherapy Physicists"
Title: Requirements of the International and the European Basic Safety Standards regarding Medical Physics Education
Byline: C Borras*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25478-334462-102814.pdf (C Borras)
Session: TU - C-16A - Joint AAPM/SEFM/AMPR Educational Workshop on "Education of Radiotherapy Physicists"
Title: The Spanish Curriculum for the "Hospital Radiation Physicist" and the Projected Impact of Recent European Directives
Byline: M Ribas Morales*, Servei Radiofisica i RadioproteccioBarcelona
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25480-334462-103658.pdf (M Ribas Morales)
Session: TU - C-16A - Joint AAPM/SEFM/AMPR Educational Workshop on "Education of Radiotherapy Physicists"
Title: Radiotherapy Physics Education in the Russian Federation Today
Byline: P Kazantsev*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25481-334462-108368.pdf (P Kazantsev)
Session: TU - C-16A - Joint AAPM/SEFM/AMPR Educational Workshop on "Education of Radiotherapy Physicists"
Title: Plans for Future Radiotherapy Physics Education in the Russian Federation
Byline: D Kostylev*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25482-334462-108369.pdf (D Kostylev)
Session: TU - C-16A - Joint AAPM/SEFM/AMPR Educational Workshop on "Education of Radiotherapy Physicists"
Title: Challenges of Medical Physics Education in Spanish Universities
Byline: F Ballester*, University of ValenciaBurjassot
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25483-334462-104578.pdf (F Ballester)
Session: TU - C-9A - IROC Organization and Clinical Trial Credentialing
Title: Imaging and Radiation Oncology Core (IROC) QA Center Orgainization and Core Services
Byline: D Followill*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25500-332462-102930.pdf (D Followill)
Session: TU - C-BRD - Image Guided SBRT I: Multi-modality 4D Imaging
Title: 4D-MRI: Developments and Applications
Byline: J Cai*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25532-333462-102834.pdf (J Cai)
Session: TU - C-BRD - Image Guided SBRT I: Multi-modality 4D Imaging
Title: Respiration-Correlated CT and Cone-Beam CT: Principles and Clinical Applications
Byline: G Mageras*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25533-333462-103096.pdf (G Mageras)
Session: TU - D-BRD - Image Guided SBRT II: Challenges & Pitfalls
Title: Dosimetric Challenges & Pitfalls in Image Guided SBRT
Byline: Z Chang*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25506-333462-102842.pdf (Z Chang)
Session: TU - D-BRD - Image Guided SBRT II: Challenges & Pitfalls
Title: IGRT Application in SBRT: Technical Challenges and Pitfalls
Byline: F Yin*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25507-333462-103381.pdf (F Yin)
Session: TU - D-BRD - Image Guided SBRT II: Challenges & Pitfalls
Title: IGRT Application in SBRT: Clinical Challenges and Pitfalls
Byline: J Cho*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25508-333462-108358.pdf (J Cho)
Session: TU - F-BRD - Biomedical Informatics for Medical Physicists
Title: Overview
Byline: I Kalet*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25241-339462-104489.pdf (I Kalet)
Session: WE - A-9A - ABR Interactive Hands-On Question Writing Workshop
Title: Hands On Question Writing Workshop
Byline: D Breckenridge*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25260-332462-103968.pdf (D Breckenridge)
Session: WE - A-BRE - Debate: To Measure or Not to Measure
Title: To Measure
Byline: M Miften*, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25285-339462-103132.pdf (M Miften)
Session: WE - A-18A - TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation
Title: CT Radiation Dose Reporting from DICOM
Byline: F Dong*, The Cleveland Clinic, Solon, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25382-333462-108387.pdf (F Dong)
Session: WE - A-18A - TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation
Title: Acceptance Testing and Dose Measurements with CT
Byline: J Anderson*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25383-333462-108409.pdf (J Andersson)
Session: WE - A-18A - TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation
Title: Patient Dose with Fluoroscopy – Evolving Tools and Technologies
Byline: W Pavlicek*, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25384-333462-103185.pdf (W Pavlicek)
Session: WE - A-18A - TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation
Title: Format Types and Morphometric Categories of Computational Phantoms – Applications to Fluoroscopy Dosimetry
Byline: W Bolch*, Univ Florida, Gainesville, FL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25385-333462-102811.pdf (W Bolch)
Session: WE - A-18A - TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation
Title: Measurement of Skin Dose - Sources of Uncertainty
Byline: K Fetterly*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25386-333462-102922.pdf (K Fetterly)
Session: WE - A-16A - International Medical Physics Symposium: Increasing Access to Medical Physics Education/training and Research Excellence
Title: An international system for the certification of medical physicists
Byline: R Wu*, University of Arizona Cancer Center, Phoenix, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25459-340462-103359.pdf (R Wu)
Session: WE - A-19A - SRT I: Comparison of SRT Techniques
Title: Overview of MLC-based Linac Radiosurgery
Byline: G Kim*, UCSD Medical Center, La Jolla, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25537-333462-103034.pdf (G Kim)
Session: WE - A-19A - SRT I: Comparison of SRT Techniques
Title: Overview of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Byline: D Schlesinger*, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25538-333462-102613.pdf (D Schlesinger)
Session: WE - A-19A - SRT I: Comparison of SRT Techniques
Title: Overview of CyberKnife Radiosurgery
Byline: M Descovich*, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25583-333462-107361.pdf (M Descovich)
Session: WE - B-19A - SRT II: Uncertainties in SRT
Title: Linac and CyberKnife Uncertainties
Byline: S Dieterich*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25514-333462-102894.pdf (S Dieterich)
Session: WE - B-19A - SRT II: Uncertainties in SRT
Title: Uncertainties in SRS: Definitions and Gamma Knife
Byline: D Schlesinger*, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25584-333462-102613.pdf (D Schlesinger)
Session: WE - D-12A - Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
Title: SBB - Practical Aspects of ACR Accreditation, QC and On-Site Surveys
Byline: R Pizzutiello*, Upstate Medical Physics, Victor, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25400-334462-103196.pdf (R Pizzutiello)
Session: WE - D-12A - Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
Title: SBB Vs. Mammography: Image Quality and Dose
Byline: V Patel*, Upstate Medical Physics, W Henrietta, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25401-334462-108389.pdf (V Patel)
Session: WE - D-19A - Clinical Training of Physics Residents: How Do We Efficiently Teach Residents to Become Excellent Clinical Physicists?
Title: Clinical Experience Accountability through an In-House Database
Byline: R Siochi*, University Of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25468-340462-103273.pdf (R Siochi)
Session: WE - D-BRD - Innovation in Radiation Therapy Delivery: Advanced Digital Linac Features
Title: Image Guidance and Beam Level Imaging in Digital Linacs
Byline: R Li*, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 90-25505-334462-105326.pdf (R Li)
Session: WE - E-19A - Globalization of Medical Physics
Title: EFOMP and ICTP initiatives in supporting the development of medical physics in Europe and in the third world
Byline: R Padovani*, EFOMP
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Handout(s): 90-25607-340462-108453.pdf (R Padovani)
Session: WE - F-BRD - HDR Brachytherapy II: Integrating Imaging with HDR
Title: Image Guided Brachytherapy with Limited Or No Access to MRI
Byline: O Craciunescu*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
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Handout(s): 90-25509-333462-102870.pdf (O Craciunescu)
Session: WE - F-BRD - HDR Brachytherapy II: Integrating Imaging with HDR
Title: Image Guided Brachytherapy: HDR Treatments in the MR
Byline: A de Leeuw*,
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Handout(s): 90-25511-333462-108360.pdf (A de Leeuw)
Session: WE - G-12A - High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Surgery and Therapy
Title: Focused Ultrasound Applications in Drug Delivery and Nanomedicine
Byline: B O'Neill*, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston,, TX
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Handout(s): 90-25407-334462-107822.pdf (B O'Neill)
Session: WE - PIS-Exhibit Hall - Tools for TG-142 Linac Imaging QA II
Title: Using DoseLab to Perform TG-142 Imaging QA
Byline: N Childress*, Mobius Medical Management, LLC,, Houston, TX
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Handout(s): 90-25669-346462-108577.pdf (N Childress)
Session: TH - A-17A - Innovation in PET Instrumentation and Applications
Title: Clinical PET - Where Do We Go From Here?
Byline: M Casey*,
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Handout(s): 90-25304-339462-107926.pdf (M Casey)
Session: TH - A-18A - Innovation in Clinical Breast Imaging
Title: Breast Tomosynthesis
Byline: B Liu*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
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Handout(s): 90-25409-333462-103079.pdf (B Liu)
Session: TH - A-18A - Innovation in Clinical Breast Imaging
Title: Dedicated breast CT
Byline: K Yang*, University of Oklahoma, Oklahomoa City, OK
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Handout(s): 90-25410-333462-103373.pdf (K Yang)
Session: TH - A-BRD - Radiation Biology for Radiation Therapy Physicists
Title: Basic Radiobiology for the Radiotherapy Physicist
Byline: C Orton*, Wayne State University, Grosse Pointe, MI
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Handout(s): 90-25497-333462-104235.pdf (C Orton)
Session: TH - A-BRD - Radiation Biology for Radiation Therapy Physicists
Title: Radiation Biology II: Radiation Biology Principles Applied to Radiation Protection
Byline: C Borras*,
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Handout(s): 90-25498-333462-102814.pdf (C Borras)
Session: TH - A-BRD - Radiation Biology for Radiation Therapy Physicists
Title: Radiation Biology III: Biological Optimization for Radiation Therapy
Byline: D Carlson*, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
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Handout(s): 90-25499-333462-102837.pdf (D Carlson)
Session: TH - A-16A - Image Quality for the Radiotherapy Physicists: Review of the Fundamentals and Automated Techniques
Title: Image Quality Review II: Implementation of Image Quality Assurance
Byline: P Imbergamo*, 21st Century Oncology, Woonsocket, RI
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Handout(s): 90-25517-333462-102713.pdf (P Imbergamo)
Session: TH - C-9A - Lean Tools and Methods
Title: MRI Guided Brachytherapy Process for Cervical Cancer: Identifying Procedure Time & Opportunities for Efficiencies
Byline: K Chan*, Princess Margaret HospitalToronto
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Handout(s): 90-25272-332462-104449.pdf (K Chan)
Session: TH - C-9A - Lean Tools and Methods
Title: Asking Why? Not Who? Why Lean Management Needs a Safe Culture to Thrive
Byline: S Dieterich*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
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Handout(s): 90-25275-332462-102894.pdf (S Dieterich)
Session: TH - C-18C - MRI Safety
Title: An Overview of the Medical Physicist's Roles in MR Safety for (our) Large Clinical Practice
Byline: M Bernstein*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
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Handout(s): 90-25417-333462-107643.pdf (M Bernstein)
Session: TH - C-18C - MRI Safety
Title: MRI Safety of Deep Brain and Other Stimulators
Byline: Y Shu*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
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Handout(s): 90-25419-333462-107641.pdf (Y Shu)
Session: TH - C-18C - MRI Safety
Title: MRI Safety in the MR Guided Interventional Environment
Byline: K Gorny*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
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Handout(s): 90-25420-333462-108392.pdf (K Gorny)
Session: TH - D-16A - Writing and Reviewing Papers for Medical Physics
Title: Writing Good Scientific Papers and Responding to Critiques
Byline: M Goodsitt*, Univ Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
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Handout(s): 90-25437-340462-102952.pdf (M Goodsitt)
Session: TH - E-18A - Developments in Monte Carlo Methods for Medical Imaging
Title: Review of anatomical models of human anatomy - Stylized to Voxel to Hybrid
Byline: W Bolch*, Univ Florida, Gainesville, FL
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Handout(s): 90-25308-333462-102811.pdf (W Bolch)
Session: TH - E-9A - Medical Physics 1.0 to 2.0, Session 4: Computed Tomography, Ultrasound and Nuclear Medicine
Title: US 2.0
Byline: N Hangiandreou*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
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Handout(s): 90-25425-334462-102971.pdf (N Hangiandreou)