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Working Group on Recommendations for Radiotherapy External Beam Quality Assurance

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Charge

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)Start: 8/14/2006
End: n/a
Committee Keywords: WGEBQA
Chair

Steven Sutlief
Workgroup Chair


2018 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position) View 2019 Roster

=complete and up-to-date, =complete, out-of-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
VOTING AppointmentsThere are 19 members and guests.
Maria F. Chan, PhD

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
Sean A. Dresser, MS

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
Jeffrey A. Garrett, MS

4/12/2018  Chair , Task Group No. 135 Update - (ex officio)
up-to-date
Steven J. Goetsch, PhD

8/28/2008  Chair , Task Group No. 178 (ex officio)
up-to-date
Joseph Hanley, PhD

3/15/2010  Chair , Task Group No. 198 - An implementation guide for TG-142: QA of medical linear accelerators (ex officio)
up-to-date
Paul J. Keall, PhD

7/19/2014  Chair , Task Group No. 264 - Safe Clinical Implementation (ex officio)
up-to-date
Miriam S. Lambert, MS

7/30/2014  Member
up-to-date
Jessica R. Lowenstein, MS

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
Moyed Miften, PhD

5/10/2011  Chair , Task Group No. 218 - Tolerance Levels and Methodologies for IMRT Verification QA (ex officio)
up-to-date
Angelica Perez-Andujar, PhD

12/19/2016  Chair , Task Group No. 210 - Conventional LINAC Acceptance Testing (ex officio)
up-to-date
Richard A. Popple, PhD

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
Yi Rong, PhD

10/30/2017  Chair , Task Group No. 306 - Task Group on Machine and (ex officio)
up-to-date
Jie . Shi, PhD

3/1/2018  Liaison Work Group on IMRT
up-to-date
Koren . Smith, MS

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
Sotirios Stathakis, PhD

12/18/2017  Chair , Task Group No. 312 - Task Group on Acceptance (ex officio)
up-to-date
Baozhou Sun

1/1/2018  Member
up-to-date
Steven G. Sutlief, PhD

1/1/2018  Workgroup Chair
up-to-date
Sean Thomas Toner, MS

11/15/2012  Member
up-to-date
NON-VOTING Appointments
Timothy Ritter, PhD

3/1/2018  Guest (nonvoting)
up-to-date

None Appointed