Meeting Program

Meeting-At-A-Glance (as .pdf)

Abstracts-At-A-Glance (as .pdf)

Science, Education and Professional Program:

Index to Authors


Invited Speaker Handouts

Selected speakers have been asked to provide handouts for their presentations. The speakers will either provide the handout for posting on the website pre-meeting or at the show site, to be posted following the meeting. Attendees are encouraged to print handouts prior to their arrival in Seattle.

ACMP 2008 Preliminary Annual Meeting Program

Meeting-At-A-Glance PDF

   Saturday, May 3, 2008
  7:30 am – 5:30 pm Diagnostic Track:  Mammography (MQSA)  all day symposium
  7:30 am – 9:00 am Monte Carlo in Treatment Planning  
  10:00 am – noon Advances in IMRT / IGRT  

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Hypofractionated Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Using the CyberKnife

  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Advances in the Use of Tomotherapy  
  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Welcome Reception  
   Sunday, May 4, 2008
  7:30 am – 9:00 am Joint Session: Shielding  
  10:00 am – noon Maintenance of Certification Update
Role of TG 127 in MOC
Role of CAMPEP in MOC
  10:00 am - noon ABR Examination Update  
  1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Professional Physics Education
Report from the Joint Licensure Subcommittee
  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Joint Session:  NRC and Agreement States Requirements for Licensing  
  6:00 pm Facility Tours of Swedish Hospital
  • Tour I:  Linac-based IGRT sponsored by Elekta and Calypso
  • Tour II: CyberKnife sponsored by Accuray
   Monday, May 5, 2008
  7:30 am – 9:00 am Diagnostic Track:  Advances in CT Technology  
  Therapy Track:  SRS and SBRT QA on the CyberKnife, the GammaKnife, and Linac-based systems  
  10:00 am – noon

Diagnostic:  Developments in CR, DR and Fluoroscopy  
  Therapy Track:  Advances in Proton Therapy  
  1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Diagnostic Track:  Innovations in MRI

Therapy Track: Small Field Dosimetry
IAEA Calibration Protocol for Small and Novel Beams
  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Young Investigators Symposium  

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Young Members Social

  6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Awards and Honors Banquet  
   Tuesday, May 6, 2008
  7:30 am – 9:00 am Joint Session: 4D Imaging in XRT  
  9:00 am - 10:00 am Business Meeting  
  10:00 am - noon Joint Session:  PET/CT  
  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm International Medical Physicists Symposium