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Objectives & Outline

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Program Outline

All sessions take place in Carpenter Medical Auditorium / Rowell Hall, unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, JUNE 21
6:30pm-8:00pm Green Roof Lounge
Icebreaker Reception
Sunday, June 22
7:15am-8:15am Breakfast in Cook Commons
8:15am - 8:30am Welcome  
8:30am - 9:00am History of SBRT Yamada
9:00am - 9:30am Future of SBRT Kupelian
9:30am - 10:00am (2 SAM credits) Radiobiological Effects of Hypofractionation: Unique Aspects of Tumor Response to High Dose Per Fraction Radiotherapy-SBRT as Ablative Therapy Grimm
10:00am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - Noon Radiobiological Effects of Hypofractionation: Unique Aspects of Tumor Response to High Dose Per Fraction Radiotherapy-SBRT as Ablative Therapy . . . continued Grimm
12:00 Noon - 1:00pm Lunch in Cook Commons
1:00pm - 2:00pm Free Time
2:00pm - 3:30pm (1 SAM credit) Delivery Systems I – GK, Conventional Linacs and SRT Accessories  
  Historical Overview of SRS with the GK Schlesinger
  Conventional LINAC SRS Adaptation and SRT Accessories Gutierrez
3:30pm - 4:00pm Coffee Break
4:00pm - 5:30pm (1 SAM credit) Delivery Systems II – Dedicated LINACS, Protons & Specialized Systems  
  Introduction to Dedicated and Specialized Systems Benedict
  Characteristics of Dedicated and Specialized Delivery Systems Gutierrez
5:30pm - 6:30pm Dinner in Cook Commons
7:00pm - 8:30pm Refreshments and Informal Evening Discussion with Lecturers in Brennan's Pub
Monday, June 23
7:30am-8:30am Breakfast in Cook Commons
8:30am - 10:00am (1 SAM credit) Clinical Targets and Treatment Planning I  
  CNS - Brain and Spine Yamada
  CNS - Brain and Spine Planning Descovich
10:00am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - Noon Clinical Targets and Treatment Planning II  
  Lung O'Meara
  Lung Planning Hendrickson
  Prostate Kupelian
  Prostate Planning Cao
12:00 Noon - 1:30pm Lunch in Cook Commons
1:30pm - 3:00pm (20) Moderated Round Table Focused Discussions - Delivery System Specific (in Billings Hall) Dieterich
3:00pm - 3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm Practical Session on Patient Positioning and Immobilization (in Billings Hall) Benedict and invited Industry Representatives
5:15pm Buses depart from Billings Hall
Spirit of Ethan Allen III - Dinner Charter on Lake Champlain
6:00pm - 9:00pm
please bring your ticket
Tuesday, June 24
7:30am-8:30am Breakfast in Cook Commons
8:30am - 10:00am (1 SAM credit) Clinical Targets and Treatment Planning III  
  GI - Pancreas and Liver Goodman
  GI Planning Cao
10:00am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - Noon Safety and QA  
  SRS / SBRT Errors & Causes Foster
  Equipment / Device QA Gordon
  Patient-Specific QA & QA Process Mutic
12:00 Noon - 1:00pm Lunch in Cook Commons
Free Afternoon! Click here for optional afternoon attractions
5:30pm - 6:30pm Dinner in Cook Commons
7:00pm - 8:30pm Refreshments and Informal Evening Discussion with Lecturers in Brennan's Pub
Wednesday, June 25
7:30am-8:30am Breakfast in Cook Commons
8:30am - 10:00am (1 SAM credit) Small Field Dosimetry  
  Small Field Dosimetry: Overview of Reference and Relative Dosimetry in Non-Equilibrium Condition Das
  SRS: Detector Selection Dieterich
  An Independent Audit and Analysis of Small Field Dosimetry Quality Assurance Followill
10:00am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - Noon (1 SAM credit) Geometric and Dosimetric Uncertainties  
  Dosimetric Uncertainties in Reference and Relative Dosimetry Seuntjens
  Concepts of Uncertainty and their Application in GK SRS Schlesinger
  Uncertainty in CK and LINAC-based SRS/SBRT Dieterich
12:00 Noon - 1:00pm Lunch in Cook Commons
1:00pm - 2:00pm Free Time
2:00pm - 3:30pm (1 SAM Credit) Imaging & Fusion I  
  Imaging & Fusion Fundamentals Kim
  Gamma Knife & Cyberknife Imaging Descovich
3:30pm - 4:00pm Coffee Break
4:00pm - 5:30pm (1 SAM credit) Imaging & Fusion II  
  Linac-based Imaging Gordon
  Viewray Experience Mutic
  Optical and Electromagnetic Imaging Kim
5:30pm - 6:30pm Dinner in Cook Commons
7:00pm - 8:30pm Refreshments and Informal Evening Discussion with Lecturers in Brennan's Pub
Thursday, June 26
7:30am-8:30am Breakfast in Cook Commons
8:30am - 10:00am (1 SAM credit) Motion Management I – Immobilization and Breathing Monitoring Systems  
  Overview of Motion Management Systems: Strategies and Guidelines Benedict
  Positioning Features in Current Immobilization Systems Evans
  Introduction to Breathing Monitoring Systems Wijesooriya
10:00am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - Noon (1 SAM credit) Motion Management II –4D Planning and Tumor Tracking  
  The Importance of 4D Simulation, Planning and Delivery Wijesooriya
  Tumor Tracking - Current and Future Developments Evans
Grab-and-Go Lunch outside Carpenter Medical Auditorium