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  Brachytherapy and Radionuclide Therapy Sunday - 7/31/2016
Therapy SNAP Oral 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Room: 201

Moderator 1: William Song, University of Toronto
Moderator 2: Susan Richardson, Swedish Medical Center-Tumor Institute

4:00 PM
SU-G-201-1 : An Automated Treatment Plan Quality Assurance Program for High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy with a VaginalCylinder Applicator
Y. Zhou*, J. Tan, S. Jiang, K. Albuquerque, X. Jia
4:07 PM
SU-G-201-2 : Application of RayStretch in Clinical Cases: A Calculation for Heterogeneity Corrections in LDR Permanent I-125 Prostate Brachytherapy
F. Hueso-Gonzalez, J. Vijande*, F. Ballester, J. Perez-Calatayud, F. Siebert
4:14 PM
SU-G-201-3 : Automation of High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Quality Assurance: Development of a Radioluminescent Detection System for Simultaneous Detection of Activity, Timing, and Positioning
C. Jenkins*, L. Xing, B. Fahimian
4:21 PM
SU-G-201-4 : Can the Dynamic Library of Flap Applicators Replace Treatment Planning in Surface Brachytherapy?
I. Buzurovic*, P. Devlin, J. Hansen, D. O'Farrell, M. Bhagwat, S. Friesen, A. Damato, T. Harris, R. Cormack
4:28 PM
SU-G-201-5 : Comparison of Different Methods for Output Verification of Eleckta Nucletron's Valencia Skin Applicators
J. Barrett*, J. Barrett, M. Yudelev
4:35 PM
SU-G-201-6 : Directional Low-Dose Rate Brachytherapy: Determination of the TG-43 Dose-Rate Constant Analog for a New Pd-103 Source
M. Aima*, W. Culberson, C. Hammer, J. Micka, L. DeWerd
4:42 PM
SU-G-201-7 : Dosimetric Verification of a 3D Printed HDR Skin Brachytherapy Applicator
K. Rasmussen*, A. Baumgarten, D. Stanley, C. Pelletier, M. Corbett, J. Jung, Y. Feng, Z. Huang, A. Ju, T. Eng, N. Kirby, A. Gutierrez, S. Stathakis, N. Papanikolaou
4:49 PM
SU-G-201-8 : Energy Response of Thermoluminescent Microcube Dosimeters in Water for Kilovoltage X-Ray Beams
L. Di Maso*, M. Lawless, W. Culberson, L. DeWerd
4:56 PM
SU-G-201-9 : Evaluation of a Novel Machine-Learning Algorithm for Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy Treatment Planning
A. Nicolae*, L. Lu, G. Morton, H. Chung, J. Helou, M. Al Hanaqta, A. Loblaw, E. Heath, A. Ravi
5:03 PM
SU-G-201-10 : Experimental Determination of Modified TG-43 Dosimetry Parameters for the Xoft Axxent® Electronic Brachytherapy Source
S. Simiele*, B. Palmer, L. DeWerd
5:10 PM
SU-G-201-11 : Exploring the Upper Limits of Dose Sculpting Capacity of the Novel Direction Modulated Brachytherapy (DMBT) Tandem Applicator
D. Han*, H. Safigholi, A. Soliman, W. Song
5:17 PM
SU-G-201-12 : Investigation of Beta-Emitter 90Sr-90Y Dose Distribution Using Gafchromic EBT3 Film for Application On Conformal Skin Brachytherapy Device
C. Ferreira*, D. Johnson, K. Rasmussen, S. Ahmad, J. Jung
5:24 PM
SU-G-201-13 : Investigation of Dose Variation Induced by HDR Ir-192 Source Global Shift Within the Varian Ring Applicator Using Monte Carlo Methods
Y. Yang*, J. Cai, S. Meltsner, Z. Chang, O. Craciunescu
5:31 PM
SU-G-201-14 : Is Maximum Skin Dose a Reliable Metric for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation with Brachytherapy?
S. Park*, O. Ragab, S. Patel, Y. Kim, J. Demanes, M. Kamrava
5:45 PM
SU-G-201-16 : Thermal Imaging in Source Visualization and Radioactivity Measurement for High Dose Rate Brachytherapy
X. Zhu*, Y. Lei, D. Zheng, S. Li, V. Verma, M. Zhang, S. Chang, H. Song, C. Enke, S. Zhou
5:52 PM
SU-G-201-17 : Verification of Dose Distributions From High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy Ir-192 Source Using a Multiple-Array-Diode-Detector (MapCheck2)
K. Harpool*, T. De La Fuente Herman, S. Ahmad, I. Ali