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  Calculation Tools for Patient Safety and QA Monday
Therapy Scientific Session 2:00PM - 3:50PM  Room: 108

Moderator 1: Maria Chan, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Moderator 2: Stephen Kry, MD Anderson Cancer Ctr.

2:00 PM
Cloud-Based Monte Carlo Patient-Specific Quality Assurance (QA) Method for Volumetric-Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT): Clinical and Educational Impacts
X. Chen*, L. Xing, E. Mok, G. Luxton, K. Bush
2:10 PM
A Secondary Monitor Unit Calculation Algorithm Using Superposition of Symmetric, Open Fields for IMRT and VMAT Treatment Plans
A. Watts*, J. Gibbons, C. Chu
2:20 PM
Energy Spectrum Inference of Clinical Photon Beam by Use of PDD
J. Kotoku*, A. Haga, s. kumagai, N. Saotome, T. Kobayashi
2:30 PM
Validation of a Simple Portal Dose Calculation Model for Plan QA and In-Vivo Dosimetry
W. Lu*, M. Chen, X. Mo, D. Parnell, G. Olivera, D. Galmarini
2:40 PM
Development of An Accurate Monte Carlo Model of the Standard Clinac 6MV Beam
A. Egan*, W. Laub
2:50 PM
Off-Axis Ratio Based Correction for the Determination of TMR for Flattening-Filter Free (FFF) Mode Beams
H. Chung*, K. Prado, E. Kinsey, B. Yi
3:00 PM
Comparison of Electron Monte Carlo and Pencil-Beam Algorithms in Clinical Electron Beam Radiation Dosimetry
Z. Liu*, I. Hargrove, A. Tazi, J. Barrett
3:10 PM
Fast Monte Carlo Electron-Photon Transport Code Using Hardware Accelerators: Preliminary Results for Brachytherapy and Radionuclide Therapy Cases
L. Su*, X. Du, T. Liu, X. Xu
3:20 PM
Perturbation of Tissue Density Is An Important Metric to Be Considered When Planning for Respiratory Motion Management for Lung Proton Therapy
P. Park*, J. Matney, R. Mohan, X. Zhu, L. Dong, H. Li, J. Cheung, N. Sahoo, J. Yang, F. Poenisch, W. Liu
3:30 PM
3D Reconstruction of Scintillation Light Emission From Mono-Energetic Proton Beams Using a Limited Projection Approach: A Simulation Study
C. Hui*, D. Robertson, S. Beddar
3:40 PM
Implication of Spot Position Error On Plan Quality in Pencil-Beam Proton Therapy
J. Yu*, C. Beltran, M. Herman