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Task Group No. 246 Task Group on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation

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Charge

To summarize the current state of the art and outline a roadmap for standardized estimation of organ doses from medical imaging. Experts would be recruited from the appropriate subcommittees, including but not limited to, Informatics, CT, RFSC, and Mammography, with work between the subgroups being coordinated by the task group co-chairs. The roadmap would include information about how radiation was applied, the location of the patient with respect to the source of radiation, and the patient model and methods used to estimate organ doses. Standard reporting methods, quantities, and units will also be recommended.

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Approved Date(s)Start: 3/25/2013
End: 1/1/1900
Committee Keywords: TG246
Most recent status update:Updates for Unit 20 and 21 are separately given. It is very much desired to complete these efforts by 8/1/2015 for further reviews and approvals. - [4/9/2015 by William Pavlicek] Click to update.
Chairs

William Pavlicek
Task Group Chair

Jonas Andersson
Task Group Co-Chair


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There are 5 members and guests.
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VOTING Appointments
Jonas S. Andersson, PhD

1/1/2015  Task Group Co-Chair
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Erin Angel, PhD

1/1/2015  Member - Toshiba
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NON-VOTING Appointments
Amber Gislason-Lee

10/15/2015  Consultant (nonvoting)
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Christoffer . Granberg, MSc

7/16/2015  Guest (nonvoting)
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James . Hanson, BS

7/16/2015  Guest (nonvoting)
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STAFF Appointed to Committee


There are 1 staff.
Fairobent, Lynne A  

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1/1/2015  AAPM Staff - Senior Manager for Government Relations - (nonvoting)