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Working Group on Recommendations for Radiotherapy External Beam Quality Assurance
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Charge

To provide recommendations on the development and enhancement of quality assurance (QA) protocols for external beam radiotherapy modalities. In particular, the working group operates under the Quality Assurance and Outcome Improvement Subcommittee (QASC) to:

1) identify existing technologies requiring improved QA protocols,

2) solicit and manage associated task groups for QA development on new and existing technologies, and on the techniques and devices used in QA,

3) review task group proposals for pertinence and value, and

4) provide recommendations to the QASC.

Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)Start: 8/14/2006
End: n/a
Committee Keywords: WGEBQA
Chair

Sonja Dieterich
Workgroup Chair


Members - 2015 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position) View 2016 Roster

There are 15 members and guests.
=complete and up-to-date, =complete, out-of-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
Maria F. Chan, PhD

up-to-date
11/15/2012  Member -
Sonja Dieterich, PhD

up-to-date
7/2/2014  Workgroup Chair - (ex officio) 11/8/2011  Chair , Task Group No. 135 Update - (ex officio)
Sean A. Dresser, MS

up-to-date
11/15/2012  Member -
Benjamin P. Fahimian, PhD

up-to-date
5/14/2012  Member -
Steven J. Goetsch, PhD

up-to-date
8/28/2008  Chair , Task Group No. 178 (ex officio)
Joseph Hanley, PhD

up-to-date
3/15/2010  Chair , Task Group No. 198 - An implementation guide for TG-142: QA of medical linear accelerators (ex officio)
Paul J. Keall, PhD

out-of-date
7/19/2014  Chair , Task Group No. 264 - Safe Clinical Implementation (ex officio)
Miriam S. Lambert, MS

up-to-date
7/30/2014  Member -
Jessica R. Lowenstein, MS

up-to-date
11/15/2012  Member -
Moyed Miften, PhD

out-of-date
5/10/2011  Chair , Task Group No. 218 - Tolerance Levels and Methodologies for IMRT Verification QA (ex officio)
Richard A. Popple, PhD

up-to-date
11/15/2012  Member -
Dharanipathy . Rangaraj, PhD

out-of-date
7/30/2014  Chair , Task Group No. 210 - Conventional LINAC Acceptance Testing (ex officio)
Koren S. Smith, MS

up-to-date
11/15/2012  Member -
Steven G. Sutlief, PhD

up-to-date
7/30/2014  Work Group Vice Chair -
Sean Thomas Toner, MS

out-of-date
11/15/2012  Member -

Staff Assigned to Committee - 2015 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position)
No Current Members