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Task Group No. 224 - Proton Machine QA

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The main object of the TG-224 will be to develop uniform and comprehensive QA procedures for proton readiotherapy machines.  The TG-224 will consider various technologies and design characteristics, which are implemented by the different manufacturers.  The TG will recommend the tolerances and range of the parameters that are directly influencing the precision of treatment beam delivery.

Bylaws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s)Start: 1/17/2012
End: n/a
Committee Keywords: Proton Machine QA, Proton Therapy, Quality Assurance, Task Group, TG224
Most recent status update:The report was reviewed by members of WGBP and some other reviewers (total 8 reviewers) last year. After it was accepted by WGBP, it was submitted to TDSC on December 2014. We received feedbacks and comments from TDSC (total 7 reviewers) on January 2015. The new version with recommended changes and responses to reviewers was sent back to TDCS on April 2015. The report and the responses to the comments are currently being reviewed by the TDSC. Bijan Arjomandy 5-20-2015 - [5/20/2015 by Bijan Arjomandy] Click to update.
Chair

Bijan Arjomandy
Task Group Chair


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There are 13 members and guests.
=complete and up-to-date, =complete, out-of-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
VOTING Appointments
Christopher G. Ainsley, PhD

1/17/2012  Member
up-to-date
Bijan . Arjomandy, PhD

1/17/2012  Task Group Chair
up-to-date
Jonathan B. Farr, DSc

1/17/2012  Member
no coi on file
Jacob Flanz, PhD

1/1/2014  Member
no coi on file
Eric E. Klein, PhD

1/17/2012  Member
no coi on file
Mark Pankuch, PhD

6/26/2012  Member
up-to-date
SungYong Park, PhD

1/17/2012  Member
no coi on file
Sairos Safai, PhD

2/27/2012  Member
no coi on file
Narayan Sahoo, PhD

1/17/2012  Member
no coi on file
Paige A. Taylor, MSc

4/22/2013  Member
up-to-date
NON-VOTING Appointments
David S. Followill, PhD

1/17/2012  Consultant (nonvoting)
out-of-date
Yuki Kase, PhD

1/17/2012  Member (nonvoting)
no coi on file
Ellen D. Yorke, PhD

1/17/2012  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date

STAFF Appointed to Committee

None Appointed