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Working Group on External Beam Quality Assurance (WGEBQA)

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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)n/a
Committee Keywords: WGEBQA

Steven Sutlief
Workgroup Chair

2018 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position)

=complete and up-to-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
VOTING AppointmentsThere are 17 voting members.

up-to-dateMaria F. Chan, PhD

11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member

up-to-dateSean A. Dresser, MS

11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member

up-to-dateJeffrey A. Garrett, MS

4/12/2018 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG135 - QA for Robotic Radiosurgery (ex officio)

up-to-dateSteven J. Goetsch, PhD

8/28/2008 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG178 - Gamma Stereotactic Radiosurgery Dosimetry and Quality Assurance (ex officio)

up-to-dateJoseph Hanley, PhD

3/15/2010 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG198 - An implementation guide for TG-142: QA of medical linear accelerators (ex officio)

up-to-datePaul J. Keall, PhD

7/19/2014 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG264 - Safe Clinical Implementation - of MLC Tracking in Radiotherapy (ex officio)

up-to-dateMiriam S. Lambert, MS

7/30/2014 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateJessica R. Lowenstein, MS

11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member

up-to-dateAngelica Perez-Andujar, PhD

12/19/2016 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG210 - Conventional LINAC Acceptance Testing (ex officio)

up-to-dateRichard A. Popple, PhD

11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member

up-to-dateYi Rong, PhD

10/30/2017 - 12/31/2018 Chair,  TG306 - Task Group on Machine and - patient QA for tomotherapy: an update to... (ex officio)

up-to-dateJie Shi, PhD

3/1/2018 - 12/31/2020 Liaison Work Group on IMRT

up-to-dateKoren Smith, MS

12/3/2018 - 12/31/2020 Chair,  Task Group No. 332 - Verification of Vendor Provided Data, Tools and Test Proced (ex officio)
11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member

up-to-dateSotirios Stathakis, PhD

12/18/2017 - 12/31/2020 Chair,  TG312 - Task Group on Acceptance - Testing, Commissioning and Periodic Quality (ex officio)

up-to-dateBaozhou Sun

11/7/2018 - 12/31/2019 Chair,  Task Group No. 330 - EPID-Based Quality Assurance of Linear Accelerators (ex officio)
1/1/2018 - 12/31/2020 Member

up-to-dateSteven G. Sutlief, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2020 Workgroup Chair

up-to-dateSean Thomas Toner, MS

11/15/2012 - 12/31/2018 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 1 non-voting members and guests.

up-to-dateTimothy Ritter, PhD

3/1/2018 - 12/31/2018 Guest (nonvoting)
STAFF Appointed to CommitteeThere are 0 staff.