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Task Group No. 293 - Task Group on Size Specific Dose Estimate (SSDE) for Head CT

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Charge

The charge of this task group is to develop methods and data to better estimate absorbed dose to the head based upon the CTDIvol computed from the head dosimetry phantom. We will begin by examining existing data and it is anticipated that if the task group is initiated in summer 2016, this TG could be completed by early 2017. Because of the impact of this work on pediatric CT, a pediatric radiologist will join the task group. Of note, pediatric radiologist Kimberly Applegate made this request to John Boone in May 2016.

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Approved Date(s)Start: 11/2/2016
End: 12/31/2019
Committee Keywords: TG293
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Chair

John Boone
Task Group Chair


2017 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position) View 2018 Roster

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VOTING AppointmentsThere are 11 members and guests.
Nathan S. Artz

11/10/2017  Member
up-to-date
Ishtiaq H. Bercha, MSc

11/14/2016  Member
up-to-date
John M. Boone, PhD

11/2/2016  Task Group Chair
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Samuel L. Brady, PhD

11/10/2017  Member
no coi on file
Dianna D. Cody, PhD

11/2/2016  Member
out-of-date
Nima Kasraie, PhD

11/17/2016  Member
up-to-date
Cynthia H. McCollough, PhD

11/2/2016  Member
up-to-date
Michael F. McNitt-Gray, PhD

11/2/2016  Member
up-to-date
Keith J. Strauss, MSc

11/2/2016  Task Group Vice Chair
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NON-VOTING Appointments
Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS, FACR

11/2/2016  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date
Andrew M. Hernandez, Ph.D.

11/14/2016  Member (nonvoting)
up-to-date

None Appointed