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Cosponsor(s):

Varian Medical Systems, CMS GmbH, TomoTherapy Inc, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), European Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics (EFOMP)

Start Time:

20 October 2008 at 08:30

Ends On:

24 October 2008

Location:

Trieste - Italy

Venue:

LB (Lecture Room C)

Organizer(s):

Directors: H. Amols, G. Hartmann, A. Meghzifene; Local Organizer: L. Bertocchi

Material:

no notes available

20 October 2008
08:15
09:00
Registration of Participants outside Lecture Room C
45'
09:00
10:30
Opening/Review advances in medical imaging applied to radiotherapy
01h30'
David Jaffray
Ontario Cancer Institute, Canada
10:30
11:00
Coffee Break
30'
11:00
12:30
CT: principles and applications
01h30'
Uwe Oelfke
German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
12:30
14:00
Lunch Break
01h30'
14:00
15:30
MRI: principles, applications and the future of functional imaging
01h30'
Martin Leach
The Institute of Cancer Research, UK
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break
30'
16:00
18:00
NM Imaging: PET, SPECT
02h00'
Carlo Greco
University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
21 October 2008
08:30
10:00
Treatment planning I: commissioning & QA
01h30'
Stanislav Vatnitsky
International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
30'
10:30
12:30
Treatment Delivery I: IMRT systems and QA:
02h00'


IMRT, MLC, record and verify system design and QA  01h30'
Howard Amols  (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA)
Cyberknife design and QA  30'
Paul Keall  (Stanford University School of Medicine, USA)
12:30
14:00
Lunch Break
01h30'
14:00
15:30
Treatment planning II: patient specific QA - Assessment of plan acceptability, transfer of plans to Linacs, record and verify systems
01h30'
Margie Hunt
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break
30'
16:00
18:00
Workshop: TPS - VARIAN/TOMO/CMS
02h00'
Stanislav Vatnitsky and moderators
19:00
21:00
Welcome Buffet Dinner for Participants - Adriatico Guest House Cafeteria
02h00'
22 October 2008
08:30
10:00
Setup and simulation: Patient immobilisation for precision RT, body frames, visual patient tracking, respiratory management
01h30'


  01h00'
Howard Amols
  30'
David Jaffray
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
30'
10:30
12:30
Treatment delivery II: Patient specific QA for IMRT: Dosimetry, EPID and cone beam CT, MVCT
02h00'


Dosimetry  30'
Howard Amols
kvcb  45'
David Jaffray
epid & mvcb  45'
Paul Keall
12:30
14:00
Lunch Break
01h30'
14:00
15:30
Treatment delivery III: IGRT, inter and intra fractional motion management
01h30'


  45'
David Jaffray
  45'
Paul Keall
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break
30'
16:00
18:00
Workshop: TPS - VARIAN/TOMO/CMS
02h00'
Stanislav Vatnitsky and moderators
23 October 2008
08:30
10:00
Treatment Planning III: Monte Carlo calculations and advanced planning: Monte Carlo, current status, speed and accuracy
01h30'


  01h00'
Paul Keall
  30'
David Jaffray
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
30'
10:30
12:30
Treatment delivery IV
02h00'


  01h00'
Peter Hoban  (TomoTherapy Inc., USA)
  01h00'
Luca Cozzi  (Varian Rapid ARC)
12:30
14:00
Lunch Break
01h30'
14:00
15:30
Case Study 1 & 2: Head and neck; Brain
01h30'
Klaus Herfarth
UniversitaetsKlinikum Heidelberg, Germany
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break
30'
16:00
17:30
Case Study 3 & 4: Breast; lung
01h30'
Margie Hunt
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
24 October 2008
08:30
10:00
Review of the week, participants' feedback
01h30'
All speakers and course directors
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
30'
10:30
12:30
Examination
02h00'
12:30
14:00
Lunch Break
01h30'
14:00
15:30
Closure
01h30'
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