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Task Group No. 235 - Radiochromic Film Dosimetry: An Update to TG-55

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• To review and assess the literature on RCF dosimetry, for various film models used for various clinical applications in radiation therapy since TG-55. • To review and assess the literature on the densitometers/scanners used for digitizing RCF, including their features and limitations and QC since TG-55 • To outline the procedures to achieve accurate and precise dosimetry with a RCF dosimetry system and to evaluate measurement uncertainties. • To provide comprehensive guidelines on the use of RCF dosimetry for clinical radiation therapy applications.

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Approved Date(s)Start: 9/18/2012
End: 12/31/2016
Committee Keywords: TG235
Most recent status update:We continue to make steady progress in drafting the report on radiochromic film dosimetry. The latest version of the draft is version 1.10 as of 9/15/15. We made request to have one year extension of the sunset date to 12/31/2016. We expect to have a reasonably polished draft ready for submission to the parent committees for review by 12/31/2016. - [10/7/2015 by Sou-Tung Chiu-Tsao] Click to update.
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Sou-Tung Chiu-Tsao
Task Group Chair


2016 Roster

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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=complete and up-to-date, =complete, out-of-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.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
Paola E. Alvarez, MS

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Maria F. Chan, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Sou-Tung . Chiu-Tsao, PhD

9/18/2012  Task Group Chair
out-of-date
Indra J. Das, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Slobodan Devic, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Michael P. Grams, PhD

7/21/2015  Member
up-to-date
Michael W. Kissick, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Azam Niroomand-Rad, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
Christopher G. Soares, PhD

9/18/2012  Member
out-of-date
Samuel Trichter, MS

9/18/2012  Member
up-to-date
NON-VOTING Appointments
David F. Lewis

9/18/2012  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date
Guerda Massillon-JL, PhD

9/18/2012  Member (nonvoting)
up-to-date
Leo . van Battum, BS

9/18/2012  Consultant (nonvoting)
up-to-date

STAFF Appointed to Committee

None Appointed