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Session: SU - A-210 - AAPM Medical Physics Student Meeting
Title: Why Should We Learn Radiation Oncology Billing?
Byline: H Wu*, Willis-Knighton Medical Center, Shreveport, LA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27159-357478-110990.pdf (H Wu)
Session: SU - A-210 - AAPM Medical Physics Student Meeting
Title: Medical Physics Opportunities at the NRC
Byline: M Abogunde*, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27160-357478-111353.pdf (M Abogunde)
Session: SU - A-210 - AAPM Medical Physics Student Meeting
Title: Panel Discussion
Byline: A Rodrigues*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27161-357478-111352.pdf (A Rodrigues)
Session: SU - A-213 - Professional Council Symposium: Alternative Career Opportunities for Medical Physicists
Title: Alternative Career Opportunities for Medical Physicists
Byline: R Jeraj*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30934-366478-110380.pdf (R Jeraj)
Session: SU - A-213 - Professional Council Symposium: Alternative Career Opportunities for Medical Physicists
Title: Alternative Career Opportunities for Medical Physicists
Byline: E Angel*, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc, Tustin, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30935-366478-110120-819501066.pdf (E Angel)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Introduction
Byline: G Starkschall*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27123-357478-110708.pdf (G Starkschall)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Development of CAMPEP Standards
Byline: W Beckham*, BC Cancer Agency- Vancouver Island Centre, Victoria, BC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27124-357478-110144.pdf (W Beckham)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Evaluation of Graduate Programs
Byline: B Clark*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27125-357478-110215.pdf (B Clark)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Evaluation of Residency Programs
Byline: C Reft*, Univ Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27126-357478-110622-1596994798.pdf (C Reft)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Development of ABR Certification Standards
Byline: J Seibert*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27127-357478-110673.pdf (J Seibert)
Session: SU - B-213 - Education Council Symposium: Accreditation and Certification: Establishing Educational Standards and Evaluating Candidates Based on these Standards
Title: Development of ABR Examination Questions
Byline: J Allison*, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27128-357478-110113-575536292.pdf (J Allison)
Session: MO - A-BRD - Current Trends in Y90-Microsphere Therapy: Delivery and Dosimetry
Title: Physics Perspective
Byline: S Kappadath*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28200-360478-110397.pdf (S Kappadath)
Session: MO - A-BRB - Electronic Charting in EBRT and Brachytherapy
Title: Review of TG-262 Internal Survey of Practices in EMR for External Beam Therapy
Byline: J Mechalakos*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28206-360478-110512.pdf (J Mechalakos)
Session: MO - A-BRB - Electronic Charting in EBRT and Brachytherapy
Title: Considerations and Issues in Electronic Charting for Brachytherapy
Byline: S Richardson*, Swedish Medical Center-Tumor Institute, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28207-360478-110629-780419489.pdf (S Richardson)
Session: MO - A-BRB - Electronic Charting in EBRT and Brachytherapy
Title: Integration Issues in Electronic Charting for External Beam Therapy
Byline: S Sutlief*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28208-360478-117557-1048380555.pdf (S Sutlief)
Session: MO - A-213 - Economics Update
Title: Economics Update
Byline: B Dirksen1*, J Fontenot2*, (1) Mercy Medical Center, Coralville, IA, (2) Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30791-366478-110258-88059175.pdf (B Dirksen)
Session: MO - A-213 - Economics Update
Title: 2015 Economics Update Part 1
Byline: B Dirksen*, Mercy Medical Center, Coralville, IA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30792-366478-110258.pdf (B Dirksen)
Session: MO - A-304 - AAPM Code of Ethics: Past, Present and Future
Title: AAPM Code of Ethics: Past, Present and Future
Byline: G Sherouse*, Landauer Medical Physics, Charlotte, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31098-366478-110683.pdf (G Sherouse)
Session: MO - AB-201 - Radiation Safety Officer Update
Title: Regulatory Compliance and Safety with New Radiotherapies: Spheres and Ra-223
Byline: L Phillips*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27606-358478-112275-486106714.pdf (L Phillips)
Session: MO - AB-201 - Radiation Safety Officer Update
Title: The RSO and The RSC: Challenges and Opportunities
Byline: C Dimock*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27607-358478-112264.pdf (C Dimock)
Session: MO - AB-201 - Radiation Safety Officer Update
Title: The Alphabet Soup of Regulatory Compliance: Being Prepared for Inspections
Byline: L Kroger*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27608-358478-112266.pdf (L Kroger)
Session: MO - AB-207 - ACR Update in MR, CT, Nuclear Medicine, and Mammography
Title: ACR Update in CT
Byline: M McNitt-Gray*, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28817-360478-110511-392227860.pdf (M McNitt-Gray)
Session: MO - AB-207 - ACR Update in MR, CT, Nuclear Medicine, and Mammography
Title: ACR Update in MR
Byline: R Price*, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28818-360478-110610-55486704.pdf (R Price)
Session: MO - AB-207 - ACR Update in MR, CT, Nuclear Medicine, and Mammography
Title: ACR Update in Nuclear Medicine
Byline: B Harkness*, Henry Ford Hospital System, Detroit, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28819-360478-114636-237402008.pdf (B Harkness)
Session: MO - AB-207 - ACR Update in MR, CT, Nuclear Medicine, and Mammography
Title: ACR Update in Mammography
Byline: E Berns*, University of Colorado Health Science, Lone Tree, CO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28820-360478-110153.pdf (E Berns)
Session: MO - AB-210 - Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging Quality Control and High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy Hands-on Workshop
Title: Ultrasound Imaging and Therapy- Hands On Workshop
Byline: Z Lu*, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30841-365478-110471.pdf (Z Lu)
Session: MO - AB-210 - Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging Quality Control and High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy Hands-on Workshop
Title: Ultrasound Imaging and Therapy- Hands On Workshop
Byline: S Sammet*, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30842-365478-114790.pdf (S Sammet)
Session: MO - B-BRD - Clinical Applications of 3D Printing
Title: Creation of 3D Printed Phantoms for Clinical Radiation Therapy
Byline: E Ehler*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28218-360478-110270-1488553837.pdf (E Ehler)
Session: MO - B-BRD - Clinical Applications of 3D Printing
Title: 3D Printing in the Clinic
Byline: N Remmes*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28219-360478-110625-941763638.pdf (N Remmes)
Session: MO - B-BRD - Clinical Applications of 3D Printing
Title: Principles, Pitfalls and Techniques of 3D Printing for Bolus and Compensators
Byline: J Baker*, Stony Brook University Medical Center, East Northport, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28220-360478-113648-1240119082.pdf (J Baker)
Session: MO - B-BRB - Optimizing the Treatment Planning Process
Title: Optimize Treatment Planning Process in Clinical Environment
Byline: W Feng*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28276-360478-114619.pdf (W Feng)
Session: MO - B-BRB - Optimizing the Treatment Planning Process
Title: Maintain the Quality of Treatment Planning for Time-Constraint Cases
Byline: J Chang*, New York Weill Cornell Medical Ctr, New York, AA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28277-360478-110195.pdf (J Chang)
Session: MO - B-BRB - Optimizing the Treatment Planning Process
Title: Systems Engineering Tools for Treatment Planning Process Optimization in Radiation Medicine
Byline: A Kapur*, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28278-360478-113775.pdf (A Kapur)
Session: MO - B-213 - AAPM Professional Liability Insurance Update
Title: New Coverage Options in the AAPM Professional Liability Insurance Program
Byline: A Orfali*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30795-366478-117340.pdf (A Orfali)
Session: MO - B-213 - AAPM Professional Liability Insurance Update
Title: History and Future Outlook for the AAPM Professional Liability Insurance Program
Byline: G Fuller*, Mercer Consumer, Urbandale, IA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30796-366478-117339.pdf (G Fuller)
Session: MO - B-304 - Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics: Mission and Submission
Title: JACMP: An Innovation in Medical Physics Publishing
Byline: M Mills*, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, KY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30798-366478-110524.pdf (M Mills)
Session: MO - B-304 - Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics: Mission and Submission
Title: Preparing a Manuscript for the JACMP
Byline: G Starkschall*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30799-366478-110708.pdf (G Starkschall)
Session: MO - B-304 - Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics: Mission and Submission
Title: Inside the Mind of a JACMP Reviewer
Byline: S Richardson*, Swedish Medical Center-Tumor Institute, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30800-366478-110629-1690800916.pdf (S Richardson)
Session: MO - B-BRD - Clinical Applications of 3D Printing
Title: Sterilization for 3D Printed Brachytherapy Applicators
Byline: J Cunha*, UC San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30943-360478-110230-598827223.pdf (J Cunha)
Session: MO - C-BRB - President's Symposium: Revitalizing Scientific Excellence: Turning Research into Clinical Reality through Translational Research
Title: Introduction
Byline: J Boone*, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30895-357478-110161.pdf (J Boone)
Session: MO - C-BRB - President's Symposium: Revitalizing Scientific Excellence: Turning Research into Clinical Reality through Translational Research
Title: Translating NIH funding to a [potential] clinical device in breast cancer radiation therapy
Byline: C Yu*, Univ Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30897-357478-110818.pdf (C Yu)
Session: MO - C-BRB - President's Symposium: Revitalizing Scientific Excellence: Turning Research into Clinical Reality through Translational Research
Title: Translating NIH / NIBIB funding to clinical reality in quantitative diagnostic imaging
Byline: E Jackson*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30898-357478-110375.pdf (E Jackson)
Session: MO - C-BRB - President's Symposium: Revitalizing Scientific Excellence: Turning Research into Clinical Reality through Translational Research
Title: RSNA President
Byline: R Arenson*, RSNA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30999-357478-117612.pdf (R Arenson)
Session: MO - D-BRD - Electronic Brachytherapy
Title: Clinical Implementation of An Electronic Brachytherapy Program for the Skin
Byline: Z Ouhib*, Lynn Regional Cancer Center, Delray Beach, FL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28282-359478-110563.pdf (Z Ouhib)
Session: MO - D-BRD - Electronic Brachytherapy
Title: Radiological Physics and Surface Lesion Treatments with Electronic Brachytherapy
Byline: R Fulkerson*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28283-359478-110305-7243807.pdf (R Fulkerson)
Session: MO - D-BRD - Electronic Brachytherapy
Title: NIST Air-Kerma Standard for Electronic Brachytherapy Calibrations
Byline: M Mitch*, Nat'l Institute of Standards & Technol, Gaithersburg, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28285-359478-110526-1962714303.pdf (M Mitch)
Session: MO - D-BRB - Pediatric Radiation Therapy Planning, Treatment, and Late Effects
Title: Pediatric Treatment Planning I: Overview of Planning Strategies and Challenges
Byline: A Olch*, Childrens Hospital of LA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28288-359478-110557-130307598.pdf (A Olch)
Session: MO - D-BRB - Pediatric Radiation Therapy Planning, Treatment, and Late Effects
Title: Pediatric Treatment Planning II: Applications of Proton Beams for Pediatric Treatment
Byline: C Hua*, St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28289-359478-110360-1608264402.pdf (C Hua)
Session: MO - D-BRD - Electronic Brachytherapy
Title: Radiobiology and Commissioning of Electronic Brachytherapy for IORT
Byline: J Zhang*, Oregon Health & Science Univ, Portland, OR
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30936-359478-112627-360983259.pdf (J Zhang)
Session: MO - DE-303 - The Joint ESTRO-AAPM Symposium: Imaging Markers for Assessment of Treatment Response
Title: Image Guided Response Assessment to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Esophageal Cancer Patients, Where Are We Today
Byline: G Meijer*, Catharina HospitalEindhoven
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27340-365478-111690.pdf (G Meijer)
Session: MO - DE-303 - The Joint ESTRO-AAPM Symposium: Imaging Markers for Assessment of Treatment Response
Title: Imaging Markers for Prediction and Assessment of Response in Head-Neck Cancer
Byline: U Van der Heide*, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amerstdam, Netherlands
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27341-365478-111691.pdf (U van der Heide)
Session: MO - DE-303 - The Joint ESTRO-AAPM Symposium: Imaging Markers for Assessment of Treatment Response
Title: PET/CT and SPECT/CT for Lung and Liver Radiation Therapy Response Assessment of Tumor and Normal Tissue
Byline: S Bowen*, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27342-365478-111692.pdf (S Bowen)
Session: MO - DE-204 - Iterative Reconstruction in CT
Title: Evaluation of Nonlinear Reconstruction Methods
Byline: K Myers*, Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories,FDA, Silver Spring, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27422-365478-110543.pdf (K Myers)
Session: MO - DE-204 - Iterative Reconstruction in CT
Title: Advanced Reconstruction Methods On Siemens CT Systems
Byline: K Stierstorfer*, Siemens
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27423-365478-111838.pdf (K Stierstorfer)
Session: MO - DE-204 - Iterative Reconstruction in CT
Title: Advanced Reconstruction Methods On GE CT Systems
Byline: J Hsieh*, GE Healthcare Technologies, Brookfield, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27424-365478-110358.pdf (J Hsieh)
Session: MO - DE-204 - Iterative Reconstruction in CT
Title: Advanced Reconstruction Methods On Toshiba CT Systems
Byline: W Wang*, Toshiba Medical Research Institute USA, Vernon Hills, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27425-365478-111839.pdf (W Wang)
Session: MO - DE-204 - Iterative Reconstruction in CT
Title: Advanced Reconstruction Methods On Philips CT Systems
Byline: S Halliburton*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27426-365478-111835-1013775324.pdf (S Halliburton)
Session: MO - DE-201 - A Review of Radiologic Anatomy
Title: 256 Shades of Gray--Exploring Your Body With Medical Imaging
Byline: A Jones*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28825-359478-110387.pdf (A Jones)
Session: MO - DE-207 - Pediatric Imaging
Title: Configuration of Fluoroscopes for General Pediatric Procedures
Byline: K Strauss*, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28834-359478-110717-1632208205.pdf (K Strauss)
Session: MO - DE-207 - Pediatric Imaging
Title: Developing Dual Energy CT Applications for Pediatric Imaging
Byline: X Zhu*, The Childrens hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28835-359478-110838.pdf (X Zhu)
Session: MO - DE-207 - Pediatric Imaging
Title: Digital Radiography (DR) Post-Processing Techniques for Pediatric Radiology
Byline: S Brady*, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28836-359478-110170.pdf (S Brady)
Session: MO - DE-207 - Pediatric Imaging
Title: Pediatric MRI Quality, Artifacts, and Safety
Byline: R Krishnamurthy*, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28837-359478-114657.pdf (R Krishnamurthy)
Session: MO - DE-304 - Workforce Assessment Committee Update
Title: The Abt Study of Medical Physicist Work Values for Radiation Oncology Physics Services: Round IV
Byline: M Mills*, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, KY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30802-366478-110524-1288833061.pdf (M Mills)
Session: MO - DE-304 - Workforce Assessment Committee Update
Title: Diagnostic Workforce Subcommittee Status and Direction
Byline: D Gress*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30803-366478-110324.pdf (D Gress)
Session: MO - DE-210 - US Guidance for RT Interventions
Title: Ultrasound and MRI for Monitoring Pancreas Motion During Radiation Therapy Delivery
Byline: X Li*, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30844-365478-110441.pdf (X Li)
Session: MO - DE-210 - US Guidance for RT Interventions
Title: Ultrasound Guidance During Radiation Beam Delivery: Confronting the Treatment Interference Challenge
Byline: D Hristov*, Stanford University Cancer Center, Palo Alto, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30845-365478-110355.pdf (D Hristov)
Session: MO - DE-210 - US Guidance for RT Interventions
Title: Development of Intra-Fraction Soft Tissue Monitoring with Ultrasound Imaging
Byline: K Ding*, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30846-365478-112319.pdf (K Ding)
Session: MO - E-BRD - Breast Brachytherapy: The Phoenix of Radiation Therapy
Title: Intra-Operative Breast Brachytherapy: Is One Stop Shopping Best?
Byline: B Libby*, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28293-359478-110884.pdf (B Libby)
Session: MO - E-BRD - Breast Brachytherapy: The Phoenix of Radiation Therapy
Title: Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation in Brachytherapy: Is Shorter Better?
Byline: D Todor*, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28294-359478-110740-7386513.pdf (D Todor)
Session: MO - E-BRD - Breast Brachytherapy: The Phoenix of Radiation Therapy
Title: Is Non-Invasive Image-Guided Breast Brachytherapy Good?
Byline: J Hiatt*, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28295-359478-110347.pdf (J Hiatt)
Session: MO - E-BRB - Patient Specific Q/A: Pre- treatment, During- treatment, and Post-treatment
Title: Post Treatment - Log File Based QA - Varian
Byline: K Wijesooriya*, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28299-359478-110774.pdf (K Wijesooriya)
Session: MO - E-BRB - Patient Specific Q/A: Pre- treatment, During- treatment, and Post-treatment
Title: Post Treatment - Log File Based QA -Tomotherapy
Byline: Q Chen*, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28300-359478-110883-1023989311.pdf (Q Chen)
Session: MO - E-BRB - Patient Specific Q/A: Pre- treatment, During- treatment, and Post-treatment
Title: Real-Time Exit-Fluence Delivery Validation
Byline: J Siebers*, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30893-359478-110689.pdf (J Siebers)
Session: MO - E-213 - What is Medical Physics Without Radiation Safety
Title: Increasing role of medical physicist in radiation protection
Byline: M Rehani*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30940-366478-112516.pdf (M Rehani)
Session: MO - E-213 - What is Medical Physics Without Radiation Safety
Title: Medical physicist involvement in implementing patient protection standards
Byline: J Seibert*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30941-366478-110673.pdf (J Seibert)
Session: MO - E-213 - What is Medical Physics Without Radiation Safety
Title: Recent Trends in Radiation Protection and the Responsibility of the Medical Physicist
Byline: J Clements*, Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30942-366478-110906-941804979.pdf (J Clements)
Session: MO - F-304 - PQI
Title: Applying PDSA to a Practical Clinical Problem: Variation in Procedural Doses Among Interventional Radiologists
Byline: A Jones*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30805-366478-110387.pdf (A Jones)
Session: MO - FG-BRD - Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management
Title: Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management: Introduction and KV Tracking
Byline: B Fahimian*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27324-359478-110278.pdf (B Fahimian)
Session: MO - FG-BRD - Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management
Title: Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management: MV Tracking
Byline: R Berbeco*, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27325-359478-110065.pdf (R Berbeco)
Session: MO - FG-BRD - Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management
Title: Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management: EM Tracking
Byline: P Keall*, University of SydneyCamperdown
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27326-359478-110398.pdf (P Keall)
Session: MO - FG-BRD - Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management
Title: Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management: MR Tracking
Byline: D Low*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27327-359478-110468.pdf (D Low)
Session: MO - FG-207 - Technological Advances in PET/MR Imaging
Title: Technological Advances and Challenges: Experience with the First Integrated Whole-Body PET/MRI
Byline: R Laforest*, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27418-365478-111831.pdf (R Laforest)
Session: MO - FG-207 - Technological Advances in PET/MR Imaging
Title: Maximizing the Utility of Integrated PET/MRI in Clinical Applications
Byline: S Behr*, University of California, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27420-365478-111829-459570301.pdf (S Behr)
Session: MO - FG-201 - High-Impact Presentations
Title: High-Impact Presentations
Byline: H Weiker*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27615-358478-112277.pdf (H Weiker)
Session: MO - FG-BRB - The Global Cancer Challenge: What Can We Do?
Title: Addressing the Cancer Challenge: International Cancer Experts Corps
Byline: N Coleman*, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesday, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28313-359478-113796-1811106121.pdf (N Coleman)
Session: MO - FG-210 - US Guided Systems for Brachytherapy
Title: Intraoperative Ultrasonography-Guided Positioning of Plaque Brachytherapy in the Treatment of Choroidal Melanoma
Byline: J Lamb*, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30850-365478-113005-784549381.pdf (J Lamb)
Session: MO - FG-207 - Technological Advances in PET/MR Imaging
Title: Technological Advances and Challenges: Experience with Time-Of-Flight PET Combined with 3-Tesla MRI
Byline: F Jansen*, GE Healthcare, Waukesha, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30902-365478-117401-191503429.pdf (F Jansen)
Session: MO - FG-213 - Academic-Industrial Research and Development Partnerships - Nuts and Bolts, Pitfalls and Rewards
Title: Motivations: The Industry Perspective
Byline: K Brown*, Elekta Oncology Systems LTDCrawley
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30913-366478-117404-287563874.pdf (K Brown)
Session: MO - FG-213 - Academic-Industrial Research and Development Partnerships - Nuts and Bolts, Pitfalls and Rewards
Title: Motivations: The Academic Perspective
Byline: T Mackie*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30914-366478-110480.pdf (T Mackie)
Session: MO - FG-213 - Academic-Industrial Research and Development Partnerships - Nuts and Bolts, Pitfalls and Rewards
Title: Industrial Grants and Research Contracts
Byline: N Pelc*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30915-366478-110591.pdf (N Pelc)
Session: MO - FG-213 - Academic-Industrial Research and Development Partnerships - Nuts and Bolts, Pitfalls and Rewards
Title: Managing the Relationship
Byline: J Wong*, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30916-366478-110783.pdf (J Wong)
Session: TU - A-304 - Imaging, Treatment Planning, and QA for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Title: Treatment Simulation, Planning and Delivery for SBRT
Byline: Y Yang*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28773-359478-117648-2007957710.pdf (Y Yang)
Session: TU - A-304 - Imaging, Treatment Planning, and QA for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Title: Quality Assurance, Safety, and Other Practical Aspects of SBRT
Byline: S Benedict*, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28774-359478-110152-1237111605.pdf (S Benedict)
Session: TU - A-210 - HIFU Therapies - A Primer
Title: HIFU: Why Should a Radiation Oncology Physicist Pay Attention?
Byline: D Schlesinger*, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30852-365478-110662.pdf (D Schlesinger)
Session: TU - A-210 - HIFU Therapies - A Primer
Title: HIFU Physics and Delivery
Byline: M Eames*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30853-365478-117353-1507726929.pdf (M Eames)
Session: TU - A-213 - MBAs for Medical Physicists: Business School Basics
Title: MBAs for Medical Physicists: Business School Basics
Byline: D Kim*, Zebra Capital Management LLC, Milford, CT
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30918-366478-110410.pdf (D Kim)
Session: TU - AB-BRB - New Methods to Ensure Target Coverage
Title: Stochastic Programming Methods for Handling Uncertainty and Motion in IMRT Planning
Byline: J Unkelbach*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27185-365478-110748.pdf (J Unkelbach)
Session: TU - AB-BRB - New Methods to Ensure Target Coverage
Title: Coverage-Based Treatment Planning to Accommodate Organ Deformable Motions and Contouring Uncertainties for Prostate Treatment
Byline: H Xu*, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27186-365478-111399-447295703.pdf (H Xu)
Session: TU - AB-BRB - New Methods to Ensure Target Coverage
Title: Coverage Evaluation and Probabilistic Treatment Planning as a Margin Alternative
Byline: J Siebers*, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27187-365478-110689.pdf (J Siebers)
Session: TU - AB-204 - Advances in Cone-Beam CT and Emerging Applications
Title: Advances in C-Arm CBCT for Brain Perfusion Imaging
Byline: G Chen*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27411-365478-110202.pdf (G Chen)
Session: TU - AB-204 - Advances in Cone-Beam CT and Emerging Applications
Title: Advances in C-Arm CBCT for Cardiac Interventions
Byline: R Fahrig*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27412-365478-110279.pdf (R Fahrig)
Session: TU - AB-204 - Advances in Cone-Beam CT and Emerging Applications
Title: Advances in CBCT for Orhtopaedics and Bone Health Imaging
Byline: W Zbijewski*, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27413-365478-110824.pdf (W Zbijewski)
Session: TU - AB-204 - Advances in Cone-Beam CT and Emerging Applications
Title: Advances in CBCT for Breast Imaging
Byline: J Boone*, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27414-365478-110161.pdf (J Boone)
Session: TU - AB-207 - Digital Tomosynthesis
Title: Introduction to Tomosynthesis
Byline: I Sechopoulos*, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28889-359478-110669.pdf (I Sechopoulos)
Session: TU - AB-207 - Digital Tomosynthesis
Title: Tomosynthesis: Clinical Applications
Byline: A Maidment*, Univ Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28891-359478-110484.pdf (A Maidment)
Session: TU - AB-BRD - Task Group 100
Title: Failure Modes and Effects Analysis
Byline: M Huq*, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30835-359478-110368.pdf (M Huq)
Session: TU - AB-BRD - Task Group 100
Title: Fault Tree Analysis
Byline: P Dunscombe*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30836-359478-110268.pdf (P Dunscombe)
Session: TU - AB-BRD - Task Group 100
Title: Development of Quality Management Program
Byline: B Thomadsen*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30837-359478-110735-901620624.pdf (B Thomadsen)
Session: TU - AB-BRD - Task Group 100
Title: Process Mapping
Byline: J Palta*, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30838-359478-110568.pdf (J Palta)
Session: TU - B-304 - The Aftermath of TG-142
Title: The Aftermath of TG-142
Byline: E Klein*, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28322-359478-110413.pdf (E Klein)
Session: TU - B-304 - The Aftermath of TG-142
Title: Quantitative FMEA of TG-142
Byline: J O'Daniel*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28323-359478-113811-1699611756.pdf (J O'Daniel)
Session: TU - B-210 - MR-guided Focused Ultrasound Therapy in Oncology
Title: MRg HIFU - Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Ablation
Byline: P Ghanouni*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30856-365478-117354.pdf (P Ghanouni)
Session: TU - B-210 - MR-guided Focused Ultrasound Therapy in Oncology
Title: MRg HIFU - Advanced Approaches for Ablation and Hyperthermia
Byline: C Moonen*, Universite Victor SegalenBordeaux
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30857-365478-114791.pdf (C Moonen)
Session: TU - B-213 - MBAs for Medical Physicists: DABR-MBA Alumni Panel
Title: MBAs for Medical Physicists: DABR-MBA Alumni Panel
Byline: D Kim*, Zebra Capital Management LLC, Milford, CT
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30920-366478-110410.pdf (D Kim)
Session: TU - B-213 - MBAs for Medical Physicists: DABR-MBA Alumni Panel
Title: MBAs for Medical Physicists: DABR-MBA Alumni Panel
Byline: M Amurao*, Columbia University, Jersey City, NJ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30921-366478-117405.pdf (M Amurao)
Session: TU - C-201 - Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy
Title: Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy
Byline: H Al-Hallaq1*, J Esthappan2*, J Prisciandaro3*, (1) The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, (2) Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, (3) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27703-359478-110112-1766868248.pdf (H Al-Hallaq)
Session: TU - C-201 - Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy
Title: Clinical Implementation of HDR: A New User’s Perspective
Byline: H Al-Hallaq*, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27706-359478-110112-751059215.pdf (H Al-Hallaq)
Session: TU - C-201 - Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy
Title: Clinical Implementation of HDR: Afterloader and Applicator Selection
Byline: J Esthappan*, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27707-359478-112513-711538877.pdf (J Esthappan)
Session: TU - C-201 - Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy
Title: The Use of Checklists and Audit Tools for Safety and QA
Byline: J Prisciandaro*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27708-359478-110611-735927667.pdf (J Prisciandaro)
Session: TU - CD-303 - In Memoriam of Warren Sinclair: Physics Applications for New Radiobiology
Title: Beyond Radiation Induced Double Strand Breaks - a New Horizon for Radiation Therapy Research
Byline: S Chang*, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27178-365478-110196-1751310984.pdf (S Chang)
Session: TU - CD-303 - In Memoriam of Warren Sinclair: Physics Applications for New Radiobiology
Title: Localized Radiation Can Induce Systemic Anti-Cancer Immune and Non-Immune Responses and How We Might Utilize It
Byline: M Ahmed*, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27179-365478-111397.pdf (M Ahmed)
Session: TU - CD-303 - In Memoriam of Warren Sinclair: Physics Applications for New Radiobiology
Title: Radiation-Induced Long Distance Tumor Cell Migration Into and Out of the Radiation Field and Its Clinical Implication
Byline: E Graves*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27180-365478-111398.pdf (E Graves)
Session: TU - CD-303 - In Memoriam of Warren Sinclair: Physics Applications for New Radiobiology
Title: Unveiling Tumor Heterogeneity by Molecular Imaging
Byline: R Jeraj*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27181-365478-110380.pdf (R Jeraj)
Session: TU - CD-BRD - Incident Learning / RO-ILS
Title: Making Incident Learning Practical and Useful: Challenges and Previous Experiences
Byline: G Ezzell*, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28325-359478-110275-2104038212.pdf (G Ezzell)
Session: TU - CD-BRD - Incident Learning / RO-ILS
Title: Henry Ford Hospital System Experience, with Focus On Motivating and Reviewing
Byline: B Miller*, Henry Ford Health System, Clinton Township, AA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28326-359478-110521.pdf (B Miller)
Session: TU - CD-204 - CT Scanner Hardware and Image Quality Assessment
Title: CT Noise Power Spectrum for Filtered Backprojection and Iterative Reconstruction
Byline: F Dong*, The Cleveland Clinic, Solon, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28842-359478-110263-658667764.pdf (F Dong)
Session: TU - CD-204 - CT Scanner Hardware and Image Quality Assessment
Title: Measuring CT Slice Profile and Characterizing Automatic Tube Current Modulation
Byline: J Fan*, CT Systems Engineering, GE Healthcare, Waukesha, Wisconsin
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28843-359478-112891-1791504680.pdf (J Fan)
Session: TU - CD-204 - CT Scanner Hardware and Image Quality Assessment
Title: Dual Energy CT Physics, Hardware and Image Quality Assessment
Byline: B Schmidt*, Siemens AGErlangen
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28844-359478-114662-785566995.pdf (B Schmidt)
Session: TU - CD-213 - Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Title: Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Byline: J Johnson1*, J Clements2*, M Wells3*, (1) MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, (2) Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, CA, (3) Piedmont Cancer, Atlanta, GA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30807-366478-110386-151088162.pdf (J Johnson)
99-30807-366478-110386-151088162.pdf (J Johnson)
Session: TU - CD-213 - Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Title: Communication, Negotiation, and Persuasion: Approaches for Better Results
Byline: J Johnson*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30808-366478-110386-1342250182.pdf (J Johnson)
Session: TU - CD-213 - Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Title: Communication, Negotiation, and Persuasion: Approaches for Better Results
Byline: J Clements*, Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30809-366478-110906.pdf (J Clements)
Session: TU - CD-213 - Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Title: Communication, Negotiation, and Persuasion: Approaches for Better Results
Byline: M Wells*, Piedmont Hospital, Kennesaw, GA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30810-366478-117341-823295522.pdf (M Wells)
Session: TU - CD-213 - Administrative Aspects of Medical Physics
Title: Panel Discussion
Byline: J Johnson*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30811-366478-110386.pdf (J Johnson)
Session: TU - CD-210 - Advanced Novel Technologies & Delivery Strategies
Title: Advances in Focused Ultrasound Brain Therapies
Byline: K Hynynen*, University of TorontoToronto
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30859-365478-117355.pdf (K Hynynen)
Session: TU - CD-210 - Advanced Novel Technologies & Delivery Strategies
Title: Breast MR Guided Focused Ultrasound Hardware Design and Treatment Strategies
Byline: A Payne*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30860-365478-117356.pdf (A Payne)
Session: TU - CD-210 - Advanced Novel Technologies & Delivery Strategies
Title: The Role of Pulsed Focused Ultrasound in Cancer Therapy
Byline: L Chen*, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30861-365478-111615.pdf (L Chen)
Session: TU - CD-210 - Advanced Novel Technologies & Delivery Strategies
Title: Sonication and Feedback Control Strategies for MRg Hyperthermia with the Insightec Prostate Array
Byline: V Salgaonkar*, UCSF, Novato, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30862-365478-110091.pdf (V Salgaonkar)
Session: TU - CD-BRD - Incident Learning / RO-ILS
Title: UCLA Experience, with Focus On Developing Metrics and Using RO-ILS
Byline: P Beron*, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30905-359478-117402.pdf (P Beron)
Session: TU - CD-BRD - Incident Learning / RO-ILS
Title: UCSD Experience, with Focus On Implementing Change
Byline: D Brown*, University of California, San DiegoLa Jolla, Ca
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30906-359478-110177.pdf (D Brown)
Session: TU - D-201 - Use of End-of-Life Brachytherapy Devices
Title: Definition and Purpose of End-Of-Life for Brachytherapy Devices and Software
Byline: C Melhus*, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27710-358478-112515.pdf (C Melhus)
Session: TU - D-201 - Use of End-of-Life Brachytherapy Devices
Title: Physicist's Responsibility On "End-Of-Life for Brachytherapy Devices and Software
Byline: W Butler*, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27711-358478-110182-896720846.pdf (W Butler)
Session: TU - D-201 - Use of End-of-Life Brachytherapy Devices
Title: Proposed Solutions to End-Of-Life Issue
Byline: Z Ouhib*, Lynn Regional Cancer Center, Delray Beach, FL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27712-358478-110563.pdf (Z Ouhib)
Session: TU - E-201 - Eye Lens Dosimetry for Patients and Staff
Title: Methods for Eye Lens Dosimetry and Studies On Lens Opacities with Interventionists
Byline: M Rehani*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27715-359478-112516-26256357.pdf (M Rehani)
Session: TU - E-201 - Eye Lens Dosimetry for Patients and Staff
Title: Eye Lens Dosimetry From CT Perfusion Studies
Byline: D Zhang*, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Tustin, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27716-359478-110829.pdf (D Zhang)
Session: TU - E-201 - Eye Lens Dosimetry for Patients and Staff
Title: Eye Lens Dosimetry in Radiotherapy Using Contact Lens-Shaped Applicator
Byline: J Park*, Seoul National University HospitalSeoul
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27717-359478-111213-1823119904.pdf (J Park)
Session: TU - E-BRB - Deformable Image Registration: Is it Right for Your Clinic
Title: Overview of DIR Advantages/Challenges and Workflow
Byline: S Geneser*, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28329-359478-112905-469375693.pdf (S Geneser)
Session: TU - E-BRB - Deformable Image Registration: Is it Right for Your Clinic
Title: DIR QA Options and Research Development
Byline: N Kirby*, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28330-359478-117428-1753258587.pdf (N Kirby)
Session: TU - E-BRB - Deformable Image Registration: Is it Right for Your Clinic
Title: Overview of Proposed TG-132 Recommendations
Byline: K Brock*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28331-359478-110062.pdf (K Brock)
Session: TU - E-213 - Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Title: Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Byline: P Halvorsen1*, D Pavord2*, M Price3*, S Sutlief4*, (1) Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, (2) Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie, NY, (3) Rhode Island Hospital / Warren Alpert Medical, Providence, RI, (4) University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30812-366478-117557-1732741838.pdf (S Sutlief)
Session: TU - E-213 - Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Title: Remote Supervision
Byline: P Halvorsen*, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30813-366478-110337-231262946.pdf (P Halvorsen)
Session: TU - E-213 - Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Title: Credentialing
Byline: D Pavord*, Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30814-366478-110588-2039148371.pdf (D Pavord)
Session: TU - E-213 - Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Title: Tools for Ensuring Quality and Safety
Byline: M Price*, Rhode Island Hospital / Warren Alpert Medical, Providence, RI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30815-366478-117342.pdf (M Price)
Session: TU - E-213 - Management Skills for Medical Physicists
Title: Return On Investment
Byline: S Sutlief*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30816-366478-117557.pdf (S Sutlief)
Session: TU - EF-BRD - The Science of QA
Title: Topics in Quality and Safety Research and Level of Evidence
Byline: T Pawlicki*, UCSD Medical Center, La Jolla, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27244-365478-110589.pdf (T Pawlicki)
Session: TU - EF-BRD - The Science of QA
Title: Indicators and Technique Analysis
Byline: M Carlone*, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27245-365478-111536-2099078983.pdf (M Carlone)
Session: TU - EF-BRD - The Science of QA
Title: Mental Workload and Performance
Byline: L Mazur*, North Carolina State University, Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27246-365478-111537-1011058296.pdf (L Mazur)
Session: TU - EF-BRD - The Science of QA
Title: Summing It Up: The Future of Quality and Safety Research
Byline: E Ford*, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27247-365478-110064.pdf (E Ford)
Session: TU - EF-303 - Bridging the Scales from Molecules and Cells to Clinical Applications
Title: Altered Mechanical Poperties of Cells and Nuclei in Cancer
Byline: A Rowat*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27348-365478-111708.pdf (A Rowat)
Session: TU - EF-303 - Bridging the Scales from Molecules and Cells to Clinical Applications
Title: Fluorescence-Guided Neurosurgery
Byline: B Pogue*, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27349-365478-110604.pdf (B Pogue)
Session: TU - EF-303 - Bridging the Scales from Molecules and Cells to Clinical Applications
Title: Single Cell Measurements of Tanscription Heterogeneity of Highly Mobile Identical Genes
Byline: E Gratton*, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27350-365478-111709.pdf (E Gratton)
Session: TU - EF-BRA - MR Basics I
Title: MR Basics I
Byline: A Wolbarst1*, L Lemen2*, N Yanasak3*, R Price4*, (1) Univ Kentucky, Versailles, KY, (2) Univ Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, (3) Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, (4) Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28898-359478-114743-91440757.pdf (A Wolbarst)
Session: TU - EF-BRA - MR Basics I
Title: NMR and Proton Density MRI of the 1D Patient
Byline: A Wolbarst*, Univ Kentucky, Versailles, KY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28903-359478-114743.pdf (A Wolbarst)
Session: TU - EF-BRA - MR Basics I
Title: Free Induction Decay (without the Decay) and Spin-Echo Imaging
Byline: R Price*, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28905-359478-110610-449632492.pdf (R Price)
Session: TU - EF-210 - Therapeutic Strategies and Image Guidance
Title: HIFU, Drug Delivery, and Immunotherapy
Byline: K Ferrara*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30864-365478-117357.pdf (K Ferrara)
Session: TU - EF-210 - Therapeutic Strategies and Image Guidance
Title: MRg Hyperthermia
Byline: R Chopra*, UT Southwestern Medical Ctr at Dallas, Dallas, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30865-365478-111251.pdf (R Chopra)
Session: TU - EF-210 - Therapeutic Strategies and Image Guidance
Title: Real-Time Ablation Monitoring and Lesion Quantification Using Harmonic Motion Imaging
Byline: E Konofagou*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30866-365478-117358.pdf (E Konofagou)
Session: TU - EF-210 - Therapeutic Strategies and Image Guidance
Title: AAPM Task Groups in Interventional Ultrasound Imaging and Therapy
Byline: K Farahani*, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30867-365478-110281.pdf (K Farahani)
Session: TU - F-201 - Radiochromic Film Dosimetry Update
Title: General Aspects of Radiochromic Film Dosimetry
Byline: A Niroomand-Rad*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27719-359478-112521-1197135036.pdf (A Niroomand-Rad)
Session: TU - F-201 - Radiochromic Film Dosimetry Update
Title: Applications in SRS, SBRT, IMRT, VMAT, and KV Imaging
Byline: S Chiu-Tsao*, Quality MediPhys LLC, Denville, NJ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27720-359478-112523-215132571.pdf (S Chiu-Tsao)
Session: TU - F-201 - Radiochromic Film Dosimetry Update
Title: Applications in Brachytherapy
Byline: S Trichter*, New York Weill Cornell Medical Ctr, Fair Lawn, NJ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27721-359478-112524-851074110.pdf (S Trichter)
Session: TU - F-201 - Radiochromic Film Dosimetry Update
Title: Applications in Small Fields and Proton Beams
Byline: I Das*, Indiana University- School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27722-359478-110238.pdf (I Das)
Session: TU - F-BRB - MRI-Based Motion Management for RT
Title: Resolving and Characterizing Breathing Motion for Radiotherapy with MRI
Byline: E Tryggestad*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28334-359478-110744-1614482243.pdf (E Tryggestad)
Session: TU - F-BRB - MRI-Based Motion Management for RT
Title: Motion Artifacts and Suppression in MRI
Byline: X Zhong*, Siemens
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28335-359478-113819-1941868858.pdf (X Zhong)
Session: TU - F-BRB - MRI-Based Motion Management for RT
Title: Clinical Implementation of MR-Based Motion Management
Byline: C Glide-Hurst*, Henry Ford Health System, Farmington Hills, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28336-359478-110316.pdf (C Glide-Hurst)
Session: TU - F-213 - Women in Medical Physics - Latin America and Africa
Title: Women in Medical Physics in Latin America
Byline: S Guzman*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31091-366478-117407.pdf (S Guzman)
Session: TU - F-213 - Women in Medical Physics - Latin America and Africa
Title: Women in Medical Physics in Africa and the role of IOMP
Byline: V Tsapaki*, Konstantopoulio General HospitalNea Ionia, Athens
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31092-366478-117766.pdf (V Tsapaki)
Session: TU - G-BRB - Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy
Title: Topic Introduction: Do We Need Clinical Trials in Particle Therapy and How Can Medical Physics Support Them?
Byline: R Schulte*, Loma Linda Univ. Medical Ctr., Loma Linda, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27251-359478-110668-1136069348.pdf (R Schulte)
Session: TU - G-BRB - Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy
Title: Clinical Trials in Particle Therapy - Open Questions
Byline: H Choy*, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27252-359478-111540.pdf (H Choy)
Session: TU - G-BRB - Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy
Title: IROC Houston's Proton Beam Validation for Clinical Trials
Byline: P Taylor*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27253-359478-111089-1424071041.pdf (P Taylor)
Session: TU - G-BRB - Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy
Title: Digital Phantoms for Developing Protocols in Particle Therapy
Byline: C Lee*, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27254-359478-110431.pdf (C Lee)
Session: TU - G-BRB - Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy
Title: Panel Discussion: Clinical Trials in Proton and Ion Therapy - Are We Ready?
Byline: R Schulte*, Loma Linda Univ. Medical Ctr., Loma Linda, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27258-359478-110668.pdf (R Schulte)
Session: TU - G-303 - Radiomics: Advances in the Use of Quantitative Imaging Used for Predictive Modeling
Title: Robust Radiomics Methods for PET and CT Imaging
Byline: H Aerts*, Dana-Farber/Brigham Womens Cancer Center, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27355-365478-111111.pdf (H Aerts)
Session: TU - G-303 - Radiomics: Advances in the Use of Quantitative Imaging Used for Predictive Modeling
Title: Machine Learning to Improve Human Learning From Longitudinal Image Sets
Byline: H Veeraraghavan*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27356-365478-111715.pdf (H Veeraraghavan)
Session: TU - G-303 - Radiomics: Advances in the Use of Quantitative Imaging Used for Predictive Modeling
Title: Radiomics and the Coming Pan-Omics Revolution
Byline: I El Naqa*, McGill University, Montreal, QC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27357-365478-110272-2126045080.pdf (I El Naqa)
Session: TU - G-207 - Emerging Applications of X-Ray Imaging
Title: CT Imaging Using Energy-Sensitive Photon-Counting Detectors
Byline: K Taguchi*, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27438-365478-110727.pdf (K Taguchi)
Session: TU - G-207 - Emerging Applications of X-Ray Imaging
Title: Clinical Applications of X-Ray Phase Contrast Imaging: Where Do We Stand?
Byline: K Li*, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27439-365478-110449.pdf (K Li)
Session: TU - G-207 - Emerging Applications of X-Ray Imaging
Title: High Spatial Resolution and High Sensitivity X-Ray Fluorescence Imaging
Byline: L Xing*, Stanford Univ School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27440-365478-110792.pdf (L Xing)
Session: TU - G-201 - Imaging Equipment Specification and Selection in Radiation Oncology Departments
Title: What Therapy Physicists Need to Know About CT and PET/CT: Terminology and Latest Developments
Byline: C Hua*, St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27724-358478-110360-1084109416.pdf (C Hua)
Session: TU - G-201 - Imaging Equipment Specification and Selection in Radiation Oncology Departments
Title: An MRI Simulator From Proposal to Operation
Byline: Y Cao*, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27725-358478-110186-813905771.pdf (Y Cao)
Session: TU - G-201 - Imaging Equipment Specification and Selection in Radiation Oncology Departments
Title: Imaging Systems in Radiotherapy: Buying, Installing, and Using
Byline: M Hunt*, Mem Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27726-358478-110366-2045379616.pdf (M Hunt)
Session: TU - G-213 - The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC): What is it and why should medical physicists care?
Title: IEC and US Committee Activities and Organizational Structure
Byline: G Ibbott*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30818-359478-110371.pdf (G Ibbott)
Session: TU - G-213 - The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC): What is it and why should medical physicists care?
Title: IEC Subcommittee 62B (Diagnostic Imaging Equipment): Recent and Active Projects
Byline: M Supanich*, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30819-359478-110722.pdf (M Supanich)
Session: TU - G-213 - The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC): What is it and why should medical physicists care?
Title: IEC Subcommittee 62C (Equipment for Radiotherapy, Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Dosimetry): Recent and Active Projects
Byline: W Culberson*, Univ of Wisc Madison, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30820-359478-110989.pdf (W Culberson)
Session: TU - G-304 - New Member Symposium
Title: Things You Won’t Be Able to Say Someone Should Have Told You
Byline: G Sherouse*, Landauer Medical Physics, Charlotte, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30822-366478-110683.pdf (G Sherouse)
Session: TU - G-304 - New Member Symposium
Title: Physics of the AAPM
Byline: J Keener*, Forsyth Medical Center, Winston-salem, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30823-366478-110399-1831277362.pdf (J Keener)
Session: TU - G-210 - Treatment Planning Strategies, Modeling, Control
Title: Modeling for Breast and Brain HIFU Treatment Planning
Byline: D Christensen*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30869-365478-117359.pdf (D Christensen)
Session: TU - G-210 - Treatment Planning Strategies, Modeling, Control
Title: Acoustic Simulations in Transcranial MRgFUS: Treatment Prediction and Analysis
Byline: U Vyas*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30871-365478-117361.pdf (U Vyas)
Session: TU - G-303 - Radiomics: Advances in the Use of Quantitative Imaging Used for Predictive Modeling
Title: Radiomics: Quantitative Imaging in the Service of Improved Treatment Decision Making
Byline: J Deasy*, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30892-365478-110247.pdf (J Deasy)
Session: WE - A-304 - Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Title: Strategies and Technologies for Cranial Radiosurgery Planning: MLC-Based Linac
Byline: G Kim*, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28341-359478-110407.pdf (G Kim)
Session: WE - A-304 - Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Title: Strategies and Technologies for Cranial Radiosurgery Planning: Gamma Knife
Byline: D Schlesinger*, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28342-359478-110662-163112814.pdf (D Schlesinger)
Session: WE - A-207 - In Memoriam of Jacques Ovadia - Reinvigorating Scientific Excellence: Electron Beam Therapy - Past, Present and Future
Title: Electron Beam Therapy - Current Status and Future Directions
Byline: Q Wu*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28347-360478-113604.pdf (Q Wu)
Session: WE - A-BRD - MR Basics II (Session 1 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: MR Imaging for Treatment Planning: What Every Physicist Should Know
Byline: K McGee*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28908-359478-110506-1307102760.pdf (K McGee)
Session: WE - A-210 - Educational: Diagnostic Ultrasound QA
Title: Diagnostic Ultrasound QA
Byline: Z Lu*, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30873-365478-110471.pdf (Z Lu)
Session: WE - AB-201 - Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA
Title: Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA: Challenges and Opportunities
Byline: G Salomons*, Cancer Center of Southeastern Ontario, Kingston, ON
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27730-359478-111840-870871435.pdf (G Salomons)
Session: WE - AB-201 - Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA
Title: TPS Commissioning and QA: Incorporating the Entire Planning Process
Byline: S Mutic*, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27731-359478-110891.pdf (S Mutic)
Session: WE - AB-201 - Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA
Title: The Recommendations of MPPG #5 and Practical Implementation Strategies
Byline: J Smilowitz*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27732-359478-110693.pdf (J Smilowitz)
Session: WE - AB-201 - Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA
Title: TPS Commissioning and QA: A Process Orientation and Application of Control Charts
Byline: M Sharpe*, The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre - UHN, Toronto, ON
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27733-359478-110679.pdf (M Sharpe)
Session: WE - AB-213 - Developments in International Medical Physics Collaborations in Africa and Latin America
Title: Status of Medical Physics Collaborations, and Projects in Latin America
Byline: S Guzman*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30926-366478-117407.pdf (S Guzman)
Session: WE - AB-213 - Developments in International Medical Physics Collaborations in Africa and Latin America
Title: The 'Medical Imaging' Physicist in the Emerging World: Challenges and Opportunities
Byline: C Borras*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30927-366478-110163.pdf (C Borras)
Session: WE - AB-213 - Developments in International Medical Physics Collaborations in Africa and Latin America
Title: IAEA Support to Medical Physics in Africa and Latin America: Achievements and Challenges
Byline: A Meghzifene*, International Atomic Energy AgencyVienna
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30928-366478-117408.pdf (A Meghzifene)
Session: WE - B-304 - Point/Counterpoint: Biological Dose Optimization
Title: Point/Counterpoint: Biological Dose Optimization
Byline: C Mayo1*, J Deasy2*, C Orton3*, (1) Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, (2) Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, (3) Wayne State University, Grosse Pointe, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28359-360478-112806-2055492233.pdf (C Orton)
Session: WE - B-BRD - MRI for Radiation Oncology (Session 2 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: MR-LINAC
Byline: J Wang*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28366-359478-113230.pdf (J Wang)
Session: WE - B-207 - CT Lung Cancer Screening Part 1
Title: CT Lung Cancer Screening and the Medical Physicist: Background, Findings and Participant Dosimetry Summary of the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST)
Byline: R Kruger*, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28916-359478-114769-435260657.pdf (R Kruger)
Session: WE - B-207 - CT Lung Cancer Screening Part 1
Title: CT Lung Cancer Screening and the Medical Physicist: A Dosimetry Summary of CT Participants in the National Lung Cancer Screening Trial (NLST)
Byline: C Lee*, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28917-359478-110431.pdf (C Lee)
Session: WE - B-BRD - MRI for Radiation Oncology (Session 2 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: MR Simulation for Radiation Therapy
Byline: K Sheng*, Deparment of Radiation Oncology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30900-359478-110681-59743227.pdf (K Sheng)
Session: WE - B-BRD - MRI for Radiation Oncology (Session 2 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: MR QA/QC for MRgRT
Byline: R Layman*, Ohio State Univ, Columbus, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30901-359478-117385.pdf (R Layman)
Session: WE - B-Exhibit Hall C - Ask the RO-ILS Experts
Title: Ask the RO-ILS Experts
Byline: G Ezzell1*, E Sanscrainte2*, C Tomlinson3*, (1) Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, (2) Clarity PSO, Chicago, IL, (3) ASTRO, Fairfax, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30977-360478-110275-1221446869.pdf (G Ezzell)
Session: WE - B-Exhibit Hall C - Ask the RO-ILS Experts
Title: Mayo Clinic
Byline: G Ezzell*, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31001-360478-110275.pdf (G Ezzell)
Session: WE - D-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Technology (Session 3 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: Tracking Coils for Brachy MR Guidance
Byline: R Cormack*, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27289-359478-110224.pdf (R Cormack)
Session: WE - D-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Technology (Session 3 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: Novel Methods and Tools for MR Commissioning and QC
Byline: T Stanescu*, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27290-359478-110706.pdf (T Stanescu)
Session: WE - D-BRB - Modeling Cancer Complexity
Title: Fragile Proteins and the Origins of Cancer
Byline: R Austin*, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27333-365478-111686.pdf (R Austin)
Session: WE - D-BRB - Modeling Cancer Complexity
Title: Predicting Outcomes of Primary and Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer with Principles of Mass Transport
Byline: E Koay*, MD Anderson, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27334-365478-111687.pdf (E Koay)
Session: WE - D-BRB - Modeling Cancer Complexity
Title: Geometrization of Tumor Evolution
Byline: R Rabadan*, Columbia University, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27335-365478-111688.pdf (R Rabadan)
Session: WE - D-303 - Computational Phantoms
Title: Development and Application of Digital Human Phantoms
Byline: P Segars*, Duke Univ, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27376-365478-111745-1525460636.pdf (P Segars)
Session: WE - D-207 - CT Lung Cancer Screening and the Medical Physicist: Moving Forward
Title: Background and Clinical Implementation of a Screening Program
Byline: D Aberle*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27433-359478-111843-726785752.pdf (D Aberle)
Session: WE - D-207 - CT Lung Cancer Screening and the Medical Physicist: Moving Forward
Title: Capturing Data Elements and the Role of Imaging Informatics
Byline: W Hsu*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27434-359478-111844-1383861762.pdf (W Hsu)
Session: WE - D-207 - CT Lung Cancer Screening and the Medical Physicist: Moving Forward
Title: CT Protocols for Screening and the ACR Designated Lung Screening Program
Byline: M McNitt-Gray*, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27435-359478-110511-18298694.pdf (M McNitt-Gray)
Session: WE - D-201 - Software Libraries for your Research Projects - Don't Start From Scratch!
Title: Plastimatch and SlicerRT
Byline: G Sharp*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27748-358478-110678-603938934.pdf (G Sharp)
Session: WE - D-201 - Software Libraries for your Research Projects - Don't Start From Scratch!
Title: Walk-Through of CERR Capabilities
Byline: A Apte*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27749-358478-112536-1639864827.pdf (A Apte)
Session: WE - D-201 - Software Libraries for your Research Projects - Don't Start From Scratch!
Title: ITK and VTK- The Standard Libraries
Byline: E Schreibmann*, Emory Univ, Atlanta, GA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27750-358478-110666-325886702.pdf (E Schreibmann)
Session: WE - D-213 - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic and Nuclear Medicine Physics Exams
Title: Preparing for Part 1 of the ABR Diagnostic Physics Exam
Byline: S Simiele*, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30825-366478-115100-1451581416.pdf (S Simiele)
Session: WE - D-213 - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic and Nuclear Medicine Physics Exams
Title: Preparing for Part 2 of the ABR Diagnostic Physics Exam
Byline: J Zambelli*, Spectrum Health Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30826-366478-110823-2025352718.pdf (J Zambelli)
Session: WE - D-213 - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic and Nuclear Medicine Physics Exams
Title: Preparing for Part 3 of the ABR Diagnostic Physics Exam
Byline: N Bevins*, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30827-366478-110997-189291308.pdf (N Bevins)
Session: WE - D-213 - Preparing for the ABR Diagnostic and Nuclear Medicine Physics Exams
Title: Preparing for Parts 2 & 3 of the ABR Nuclear Medicine Physics Exam
Byline: R MacDougall*, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30828-366478-110478-1633515587.pdf (R MacDougall)
Session: WE - D-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Technology (Session 3 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: New Linac Designs for MR-Guided Therapy Systems
Byline: D Baillie*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30839-359478-117349.pdf (D Baillie)
Session: WE - D-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Diagnosis & Therapy
Title: Use of Ultrasound Contrast in Clinical Practice: Current and Future
Byline: Y Kono*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30877-365478-117363-1773110224.pdf (Y Kono)
Session: WE - D-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Diagnosis & Therapy
Title: Design and Development of Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Molecular Imaging
Byline: J Rychak*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30878-365478-117364.pdf (J Rychak)
Session: WE - D-304 - Supervision: Who, How, and Why
Title: Supervision: Who, How, and Why
Byline: J Clements*, Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31088-366478-110906.pdf (J Clements)
Session: WE - D-304 - Supervision: Who, How, and Why
Title: Supervision: Who, How, and Why
Byline: B Parker*, Univ Texas Medical Branch of Galveston, Galveston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31089-366478-117747.pdf (B Parker)
Session: WE - E-201 - Practical Statistics for Medical Physicists
Title: Use and Abuse of Common Statistics in Radiological Physics
Byline: Z Labby*, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27738-359478-110422-847419080.pdf (Z Labby)
Session: WE - E-201 - Practical Statistics for Medical Physicists
Title: Uncertainty and Issues in Biological Modeling for the Modern Medical Physicist
Byline: M Altman*, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27740-359478-110115-695032805.pdf (M Altman)
Session: WE - E-304 - Implementing SBRT Protocols
Title: SBRT Credentialing: Understanding the Process From Inquiry to Approval
Byline: D Followill*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28370-359478-110296-2081614673.pdf (D Followill)
Session: WE - E-304 - Implementing SBRT Protocols
Title: Implementing SBRT Protocols: A NRG CIRO Perspective
Byline: Y Xiao*, Thomas Jefferson Univ Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28371-359478-110791-1267908926.pdf (Y Xiao)
Session: WE - E-BRB - Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning Automation
Title: Clinical Usage of Knowledge Based Treatment Planning
Byline: X Zhang*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28425-359478-110830.pdf (X Zhang)
Session: WE - E-BRB - Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning Automation
Title: Knowledge Modeling For Clinical Treatment Planning
Byline: Q Wu*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28426-359478-110786.pdf (Q Wu)
Session: WE - E-213 - So You Want to Fund a Medical Physics Residency Program
Title: Work Group Overview and Residency Funding Basics
Byline: S Richardson*, Swedish Medical Center-Tumor Institute, Seattle, WA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30973-366478-110629-612491547.pdf (S Richardson)
Session: WE - E-213 - So You Want to Fund a Medical Physics Residency Program
Title: GME Funded Residencies: It's Not Just for the MD's
Byline: B Libby*, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30974-366478-110884.pdf (B Libby)
Session: WE - E-213 - So You Want to Fund a Medical Physics Residency Program
Title: DIY - Self-Funding a Residency
Byline: S Both*, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30975-366478-110166.pdf (S Both)
Session: WE - EF-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Applications (Session 4 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: Past, Present and Future: MRI-Guided Radiotherapy From 2005 to 2025
Byline: J Lagendijk*, University Medical Center UtrechtUtrecht
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27319-359478-110423.pdf (J Lagendijk)
Session: WE - EF-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Applications (Session 4 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: Battling Maxwell’s Equations: Physics Challenges and Solutions for Hybrid MRI Systems
Byline: P Keall*, University of SydneyCamperdown
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27320-359478-110398.pdf (P Keall)
Session: WE - EF-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Applications (Session 4 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: I Want It Now!: Advances in MRI Acquisition, Reconstruction and the Use of Priors to Enable Fast Anatomic and Physiologic Imaging to Inform Guidance and Adaptation Decisions
Byline: Y Hu*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27321-359478-111671.pdf (Y Hu)
Session: WE - EF-BRD - New Developments in Hybrid MR-treatment: Applications (Session 4 of the MRgRT Certificate Course series)
Title: MR in the OR: The Growth and Applications of MRI for Interventional Radiology and Surgery
Byline: R Fahrig*, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27322-359478-110279.pdf (R Fahrig)
Session: WE - EF-204 - The Joint AAPM-WMIS Symposium: Linking Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials: Co-Clinical Trials
Title: Pre-Clinical Imaging for Co-Clinical Trials
Byline: J Hazle*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27400-365478-110082.pdf (J Hazle)
Session: WE - EF-204 - The Joint AAPM-WMIS Symposium: Linking Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials: Co-Clinical Trials
Title: NCI Interest in Promoting Best Practices for Co-Clinical Trials
Byline: L Clarke*, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27401-365478-110216.pdf (L Clarke)
Session: WE - EF-204 - The Joint AAPM-WMIS Symposium: Linking Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials: Co-Clinical Trials
Title: Strategies for Synergizing Pre-Clinical and Clinical Acquisition for Future Co-Clinical Trials
Byline: K Keshari*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27402-365478-111798.pdf (K Keshari)
Session: WE - EF-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Imaging Technology
Title: Advances in Coherent Image Formation and Volume Imaging in Ultrasound
Byline: B Rao*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30881-365478-117366.pdf (B Rao)
Session: WE - EF-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Imaging Technology
Title: Quantitative Ultrasound Measurements of Tumor Response to Radiation Or Chemo Therapy
Byline: G Czarnota*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30882-365478-117367.pdf (G Czarnota)
Session: WE - EF-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Imaging Technology
Title: Ultrasound-Mediated Stimulation of Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Applications
Byline: T Porter*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30883-365478-117368.pdf (T Porter)
Session: WE - EF-210 - Advances in Ultrasound Imaging Technology
Title: Viscoelastic Response (VisR) Ultrasound for Noninvasively Assessing the Viscoelastic Properties of Tissue
Byline: C Gallippi*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30884-365478-117369.pdf (C Gallippi)
Session: WE - F-BRB - New Developments in Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning and Automation
Title: Inclusion of Data-Driven Risk Predictions in Radiation Treatment Planning in the Context of a Local Level Learning Health System
Byline: T McNutt*, Johns Hopkins University, Severna Park, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27273-365478-110083.pdf (T McNutt)
Session: WE - F-BRB - New Developments in Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning and Automation
Title: Setting the Stage for Incorporation of Toxicity Measures in Treatment Plan Assessments
Byline: C Mayo*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27274-365478-110501.pdf (C Mayo)
Session: WE - F-BRB - New Developments in Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning and Automation
Title: The Power of Ontologies and Standardized Terminologies for Capturing Clinical Knowledge
Byline: P Gabriel*, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27275-365478-111590.pdf (P Gabriel)
Session: WE - F-201 - Practical Guidelines for Commissioning Advanced Brachytherapy Dose Calculation Algorithms
Title: Identify Key Clinical Applications Needing Advanced Dose Calculation in Brachytherapy
Byline: R Fulkerson*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27742-359478-110305-1112921877.pdf (R Fulkerson)
Session: WE - F-201 - Practical Guidelines for Commissioning Advanced Brachytherapy Dose Calculation Algorithms
Title: Review TG-186 and WGMBDCA Guidelines, Commission Process, and Dosimetry Benchmarks
Byline: M Rivard*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27743-359478-110631-761994191.pdf (M Rivard)
Session: WE - F-201 - Practical Guidelines for Commissioning Advanced Brachytherapy Dose Calculation Algorithms
Title: Evaluate Clinical Cases Using Commercially Available Systems and Compare to TG-43 Dosimetry
Byline: L Beaulieu*, Centre Hospitalier Univ de Quebec, Quebec, QC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27744-359478-110142-885637481.pdf (L Beaulieu)
Session: WE - F-304 - Outcomes of Hypofractionated Treatments - Results of the WGSBRT
Title: Overview of the Working Group On Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (WGSBRT)
Byline: E Yorke*, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28432-359478-110077.pdf (E Yorke)
Session: WE - F-304 - Outcomes of Hypofractionated Treatments - Results of the WGSBRT
Title: Optic Nerve/Chiasm Hypofractionated SRS/SRT Dose Tolerance
Byline: M Milano*, University of Rochester Medical Center
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28435-359478-113963.pdf (M Milano)
Session: WE - F-304 - Outcomes of Hypofractionated Treatments - Results of the WGSBRT
Title: Cranial TCP/NTCP Modeling Insights and Caveats
Byline: I El Naqa*, McGill University, Montreal, QC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28437-359478-110272.pdf (I El Naqa)
Session: WE - F-213 - Building, Maintaining and Improving Physics Residency Programs
Title: Building, Maintaining and Improving Physics Residency Programs
Byline: E Klein*, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30931-366478-110413.pdf (E Klein)
Session: WE - F-213 - Building, Maintaining and Improving Physics Residency Programs
Title: Building, Maintaining and Improving Physics Residency Programs
Byline: Z Lu*, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-31068-366478-110471.pdf (Z Lu)
Session: WE - G-213 - History Symposium: Radiological Physics Pioneers: Roentgen and the AAPM Award Eponyms - William Coolidge, Edith Quimby, and Marvin Williams - Who Were They and What Did They Do?
Title: Roentgen and the Birth of Modern Medical Physics
Byline: P Sprawls*, Sprawls Educational Foundation, Montreat, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27118-357478-111281-588753556.pdf (P Sprawls)
Session: WE - G-BRB - NIH-Funded Research, Clinical Trials and Program Projects
Title: The Importance of NIH Funding in Innovation in Radiation Therapy
Byline: J Deye*, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27280-365478-110254.pdf (J Deye)
Session: WE - G-BRB - NIH-Funded Research, Clinical Trials and Program Projects
Title: The Role of Program Project Grants in Study of 3D Conformal Therapy, Dose Escalation and Motion Management
Byline: B Fraass*, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27281-365478-110301.pdf (B Fraass)
Session: WE - G-BRB - NIH-Funded Research, Clinical Trials and Program Projects
Title: Innovating the Delivery of Radiation Therapy
Byline: T Bortfeld*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27282-365478-110164.pdf (T Bortfeld)
Session: WE - G-BRB - NIH-Funded Research, Clinical Trials and Program Projects
Title: Leveraging Innovation to Design Future Clinical Trials
Byline: J Michalski*, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27283-365478-111595.pdf (J Michalski)
Session: WE - G-303 - Nanotechnology for Imaging and Therapy
Title: Physical Bases for Gold Nanoparticle Applications in Radiation Oncology and X-Ray Imaging
Byline: S Cho*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27366-365478-110210.pdf (S Cho)
Session: WE - G-303 - Nanotechnology for Imaging and Therapy
Title: Gold Nanoparticles as Radiosensitizers - What Does It Take To Go From the Bench to the Bedside?
Byline: S Krishnan*, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27367-365478-111719.pdf (S Krishnan)
Session: WE - G-303 - Nanotechnology for Imaging and Therapy
Title: Advances in in Vivo Magnetic NanoparticleSensing
Byline: J Weaver*, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, AA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27368-365478-110764.pdf (J Weaver)
Session: WE - G-303 - Nanotechnology for Imaging and Therapy
Title: Intrinsically Radiolabeled Nanoparticles: An Emerging Paradigm
Byline: W Cai*, University of Wisconsin-MadisonMadison
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27369-365478-111720.pdf (W Cai)
Session: WE - G-201 - Mobile Viewing Devices
Title: Image Quality Characteristics of Handheld Medical Image Viewing Devices
Byline: A Badano*, Food & Drug Administration, Sikver Spring, MD
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28922-359478-110133-1854979008.pdf (A Badano)
Session: WE - G-201 - Mobile Viewing Devices
Title: Setup, QC, and Usage Considerations for Mobile Image Viewing Platforms
Byline: A Walz-Flannigan*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28923-359478-110757-602005380.pdf (A Walz-Flannigan)
Session: WE - G-201 - Mobile Viewing Devices
Title: A Radiologist Perspective on Mobile View Devices
Byline: P Luetmer*, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28924-359478-114563-1838586737.pdf (P Luetmer)
Session: WE - G-304 - It Can't Happen to Me! - My Position has been Terminated, Now What?
Title: Introduction
Byline: G Starkschall*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30830-366478-110708.pdf (G Starkschall)
Session: WE - G-304 - It Can't Happen to Me! - My Position has been Terminated, Now What?
Title: Legal Aspects of Employment
Byline: J Masten*, Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau, WI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30831-366478-110494.pdf (J Masten)
Session: WE - G-304 - It Can't Happen to Me! - My Position has been Terminated, Now What?
Title: My Personal Experience
Byline: B Curran*, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30832-366478-110887.pdf (B Curran)
Session: WE - G-304 - It Can't Happen to Me! - My Position has been Terminated, Now What?
Title: My Personal Experience
Byline: W Grant*, Baylor College of Medicine, Bellaire, AA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30833-366478-117343.pdf (W Grant)
Session: WE - G-210 - Advances in Breast Ultrasound Imaging
Title: Current Status of Supplementary Screening with Breast Ultrasound
Byline: S Feig*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30886-365478-117370.pdf (S Feig)
Session: WE - G-210 - Advances in Breast Ultrasound Imaging
Title: Ultrasound Tomography: A Breast Imaging Modality Whose Time Has Come
Byline: N Duric*, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30887-365478-110269.pdf (N Duric)
Session: WE - G-210 - Advances in Breast Ultrasound Imaging
Title: Mammographically Configured, Automated Ultrasound: Methods and Potential Applications
Byline: P Carson*, The University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30888-365478-110190-1484976717.pdf (P Carson)
Session: WE - G-210 - Advances in Breast Ultrasound Imaging
Title: Photoacoustic Computed Tomography with Applications to Breast Imaging
Byline: M Anastasio*, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30889-365478-114076.pdf (M Anastasio)
Session: TH - A-213 - Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of AAPM TG-155 and the IAEA-AAPM Code of Practice
Title: Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of AAPM TG-155 and the IAEA-AAPM Code of Practice
Byline: I Das1*, J Seuntjens2*, (1) Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, (2) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28441-359478-110238-337831579.pdf (I Das)
Session: TH - A-213 - Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of AAPM TG-155 and the IAEA-AAPM Code of Practice
Title: Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of AAPM TG-155
Byline: I Das*, Indiana University- School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28443-359478-110238.pdf (I Das)
Session: TH - A-213 - Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of AAPM TG-155 and the IAEA-AAPM Code of Practice
Title: IAEA/AAPM Code of Practice for the Dosimetry of Static Small Photon Fields
Byline: J Seuntjens*, McGill University, Montreal, QC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28445-359478-110676.pdf (J Seuntjens)
Session: TH - AB-BRD - Proton Therapy
Title: Basic Physics and Quality Assurance of Proton Therapy
Byline: B Arjomandy*, McLaren Cancer Institute, Flint, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28447-359478-110128-305773996.pdf (B Arjomandy)
Session: TH - AB-BRD - Proton Therapy
Title: Radiation Dosimetry for Proton Therapy
Byline: N Sahoo*, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28448-359478-110648-474423404.pdf (N Sahoo)
Session: TH - AB-BRD - Proton Therapy
Title: Proton Treatment Planning
Byline: M Pankuch*, CDH Proton Center, Warrenville, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28449-359478-110572-437913290.pdf (M Pankuch)
Session: TH - AB-207 - MR Safety
Title: Auditing and Evaluating MRI Facility Safety Programs
Byline: D Jordan*, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Shaker Heights, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28934-359478-110388.pdf (D Jordan)
Session: TH - AB-207 - MR Safety
Title: Active Implants in MRI: The MRI Industry's Perspective
Byline: M Steckner*, Toshiba Medical Research Institute USA, Beachwood, OH
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28935-359478-114793.pdf (M Steckner)
Session: TH - AB-207 - MR Safety
Title: Active Implants in MRI: The Implant Industry's Perspective
Byline: R Venook*, Boston Scientific Neuromodulation, Millbrae, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28936-359478-114565.pdf (R Venook)
Session: TH - AB-207 - MR Safety
Title: Active Implants in MRI: The MR Technologist's Perspective
Byline: V Kimbrell*, Brigham & Women's, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28937-359478-114567-1137440862.pdf (V Kimbrell)
Session: TH - AB-210 - Nuclear Medicine 101
Title: Basics of Gamma Camera Operations and Quality Assurance
Byline: S White*, University Of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30890-359478-110770.pdf (S White)
Session: TH - AB-210 - Nuclear Medicine 101
Title: PET Imaging: Basic Principles and Recent Advances
Byline: T Turkington*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30891-359478-114804.pdf (T Turkington)
Session: TH - B-213 - Spine SBRT
Title: Spine SBRT: Linac
Byline: B Winey*, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28452-359478-110781.pdf (B Winey)
Session: TH - B-213 - Spine SBRT
Title: Spine SBRT: Robotic and Gimbaled
Byline: L Ma*, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28453-359478-111043-1304310761.pdf (L Ma)
Session: TH - C-BRD - Optimization of CT Planning Imaging and Techniques to Reduce Radiation Dose Resulting from Daily Imaging Guidance Procedures
Title: Techniques to Reduce Radiation Dose Resulting From Daily Imaging Guidance Procedures
Byline: G Ding*, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28457-359478-110256-864688320.pdf (G Ding)
Session: TH - C-BRD - Optimization of CT Planning Imaging and Techniques to Reduce Radiation Dose Resulting from Daily Imaging Guidance Procedures
Title: Optimization of CT Simulation Imaging in Radiation Therapy: Background and Motivations
Byline: H Al-Hallaq*, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28458-359478-110112-1798880472.pdf (H Al-Hallaq)
Session: TH - C-BRD - Optimization of CT Planning Imaging and Techniques to Reduce Radiation Dose Resulting from Daily Imaging Guidance Procedures
Title: Optimization of CT Simulation Imaging in Radiation Therapy: Strategies and Tools
Byline: I Reiser*, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28459-359478-110624-1614867552.pdf (I Reiser)
Session: TH - C-213 - Session in Memory of Penny S. Slattery: Medical Physics Workshop - Update: Journal improvement activities and guidance on writing and reviewing papers
Title: Writing Good Scientific Papers and Responding to Critiques
Byline: M Goodsitt*, Univ Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-30911-366478-110319-2061266950.pdf (M Goodsitt)
Session: TH - CD-BRB - Current Topics in SRS/SBRT
Title: Flattening Filter Free Beams for SRS and SBRT: It's All About Speed
Byline: R Popple*, Univ Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27313-359478-110607.pdf (R Popple)
Session: TH - CD-BRB - Current Topics in SRS/SBRT
Title: Image Guidance in the SBRT Era: Optimizing Imaging and Managing Uncertainties
Byline: K Brock*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27314-359478-110062.pdf (K Brock)
Session: TH - CD-BRB - Current Topics in SRS/SBRT
Title: Knowledge-Based Planning in SRS: From Quality Control to Full Automation
Byline: K Moore*, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27315-359478-110534.pdf (K Moore)
Session: TH - CD-BRB - Current Topics in SRS/SBRT
Title: ASTRO/AAPM Guidance On Quality and Safety in SRS and SBRT
Byline: T Solberg*, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27316-359478-110700.pdf (T Solberg)
Session: TH - CD-201 - Clinical Networks: IT for Radiation Oncology
Title: Radiation Therapy Databases
Byline: P Balter*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27752-358478-110139.pdf (P Balter)
Session: TH - CD-201 - Clinical Networks: IT for Radiation Oncology
Title: Networks, Connectivity, and Interoperability
Byline: B Curran*, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27753-358478-110887.pdf (B Curran)
Session: TH - CD-201 - Clinical Networks: IT for Radiation Oncology
Title: QA for Radiotherapy IT
Byline: R Siochi*,
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-27754-358478-110691-268751746.pdf (R Siochi)
Session: TH - CD-210 - Nuclear Medicine 102
Title: Recent Advances in SPECT/CT and PET/CT for Oncology
Byline: S Kappadath*, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28944-359478-110397.pdf (S Kappadath)
Session: TH - CD-210 - Nuclear Medicine 102
Title: Advances in SPECT, SPECT/CT and PET/CT for Cardiology
Byline: P Slomka*, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28945-359478-114809.pdf (P Slomka)
Session: TH - D-BRD - Real Time Imaging Verification and Tracking for Moving Targets
Title: Real Time Tumor Motion Tracking with CyberKnife
Byline: M Descovich*, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28463-360478-110251-1468770627.pdf (M Descovich)
Session: TH - D-BRD - Real Time Imaging Verification and Tracking for Moving Targets
Title: X-Ray Based Real Time Imaging Verification
Byline: L Ren*, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28464-360478-110626.pdf (L Ren)
Session: TH - D-BRD - Real Time Imaging Verification and Tracking for Moving Targets
Title: Non-Ionizing Methods for On-Table Positioning and Tracking
Byline: D Low*, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28472-360478-110468.pdf (D Low)
Session: TH - D-BRD - Real Time Imaging Verification and Tracking for Moving Targets
Title: A Review of Present and Near-Future Methods for Real-Time Target Tracking and Adaptation
Byline: P Keall*, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28473-360478-110398.pdf (P Keall)
Session: TH - E-304 - Reference Dosimetry for Beam Modalities Other Than MV Photons
Title: Overview of Primary Standards for Reference Dosimetry
Byline: M McEwen*, National Research Council, Ottawa, ON
Contact Email:
Handout(s): 99-28468-359478-110505-256234478.pdf (M McEwen)
Session: TH - E-304 - Reference Dosimetry for Beam Modalities Other Than MV Photons
Title: