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Task Group No. 221 - AAPM Recommendations for Ocular Brachytherapy

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Charge

• Define a generalized commissioning process for eye plaque brachytherapy programs. • Comment on the implementation of TG-129 dosimetry recommendations for non-COMS plaques. • Specify quality management practice standards for ocular brachytherapy. • Set clinical practice standards for ocular brachytherapy.

Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)Start: 9/16/2011
End: 12/31/2016
Committee Keywords: TG221
Most recent status update:TG-221 has nearly completed the first complete draft of the manuscript and plans to submit a review-able draft to WG-BCA in the early fall. TG-221 is simultaneously conducing a survey regarding clinical practices in ocular brachytherapy. The goal is to include this information as an appendix to the report. - [6/30/2015 by Christopher Melhus] Click to update.
Chairs

Christopher Melhus
Task Group Co-Chair

Rowan Thomson
Task Group Co-Chair


2016 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position) View 2017 Roster

There are 8 members and guests.
=complete and up-to-date, =complete, out-of-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
VOTING Appointments
Keith M. Furutani, PhD

11/29/2011  Member
up-to-date
Christopher S. Melhus, PhD

9/16/2011  Task Group Co-Chair
up-to-date
Firas Mourtada, PhD

11/29/2011  Member
up-to-date
Mark J. Rivard, PhD

9/16/2011  Member
up-to-date
Christopher G. Soares, PhD

12/5/2012  Member
no coi on file
Rowan M. Thomson, PhD

9/16/2011  Task Group Co-Chair
no coi on file
NON-VOTING Appointments
Theodor Kaulich

11/29/2011  Member (nonvoting)
no coi on file
Francoise M. Vanneste, MSc

11/29/2011  Member (nonvoting)
out-of-date

STAFF Appointed to Committee

None Appointed