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Review and Extension of External Beam Reference Dosimetry Protocols (WGTG51)

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ChargeThe primary goal of the working group is to provide an ongoing review of requirements for updating external beam reference dosimetry protocols and providing guidance on implementation of these protocols by end users and for purposes of improving the quality of calibrations conducted by the network of ADCLs.  This includes reviewing experimental and calculated data sets of beam quality conversion factors and ion chamber calibration coefficients. The WG will work closely with the AAPM ion chamber registry working group (WGICR) to ensure consistency with published protocols and the data available through the ion chamber registry, once established.The WG will also review other calibration issues related to external beam reference dosimetry with the intention of ensuring quality improvement in reference dose determination in the radiation therapy clinic.
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Committee Keywords: WGTG51

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Science Council  [Status]
Therapy Physics Cmte  [Status]
Calibration Laboratory Accreditation SC  [Status]
Review and Extension of External Beam Reference Dosimetry Protocols  [Status]
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Bryan Muir
Workgroup Chair

2021 Roster

(dates shown below are start and end dates of position.)

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VOTING AppointmentsThere are 9 voting members.

up-to-dateStephen D. Davis, PhD

8/8/2018 - 12/31/2021 Work Group Vice Chair

up-to-dateSandeep K. Dhanesar, PhD

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2023 Member

up-to-dateYair A. Hillman

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2023 Member

up-to-dateVictor Gabriel Leandro Alves, DSc

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2023 Member

up-to-dateYu Lei, PhD

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2023 Member

up-to-dateJessica R. Lowenstein, MS

12/7/2015 - 12/31/2021 Member

up-to-dateBryan R. Muir, PhD

5/5/2016 - 12/31/2021 Workgroup Chair

up-to-dateJeffrey V. Siebers, PhD

5/5/2016 - 12/31/2021 Member

up-to-dateLaurent C. Tantôt, MS

11/9/2017 - 12/31/2023 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 3 non-voting members and guests.

up-to-dateViktor M. Iakovenko, PhD

6/5/2020 - 12/31/2021 Guest (nonvoting)

up-to-dateGrace Gwe-Ya Kim, PhD

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021 Consultant (nonvoting)

up-to-dateJames Renaud, PhD

9/25/2018 - 12/31/2021 Guest (nonvoting)
HQ Team Appointed to CommitteeThere are 0 staff.

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