Treatment verification workshop for proton therapy

This 3-morning course will include:

  • an overview of 2DkV imaging, cone beam CT imaging, the offline and online image review process, including when to instigate corrections, and clinical case examples of the issues encountered on-treatment.

The clinical case sessions will be done in small groups to allow maximum opportunities for learning and discussion.

Therapy radiographers, clinicians, and all who are interested in treatment verification.

Treatment verification workshop for proton therapy - Tuesday 13, Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 December 2022 

Date Time  Title of talk 
Tuesday 13 December 08:00 - 08:10 Welcome and Introduction - Speaker: Dr Shermaine Pan
Tuesday 13 December 08:10 - 08:35  Basics of 2DkV imaging and CBCT Imaging
Tuesday 13 December 08:35 - 09:00 Online image review and instigating corrections
Tuesday 13 December 09:00 - 09:20 Breakout Rooms 1 - Thorax/ Oesophagus, Room 2 Addomen /Pelvis
Tuesday 13 December 09:20 - 09:25 Breakout room swap
Tuesday 13 December 09:25 - 09:45 Breakout Rooms 1 - Thorax/ Oesophagus, Room 2 Addomen /Pelvis
Tuesday 13 December 09:45-10:00 Round up of the day / Q and A / What to expect tomorrow

 

Date Time  Title of talk 
Wednesday 14 December 08:00 - 08:25 Dosimetric analysis of image review; when is it useful?
Wednesday 14 December 08:25 - 08:50 Breakout Rooms.  Room 1 - CSI inc. Brain, Room 2 - Head and Neck 
Wednesday 14 December 08:50 - 08:55 Breakout room swap
Wednesday 14 December 08:55 - 09:20 Breakout Rooms.  Room 1 - CSI inc. Brain, Room 2 - Head and Neck 
Wednesday 14 December 09:20 - 09:45 Offline Image review
Wednesday 14 December 09:45-10:00 Round up of the day / Q and A / What to expect tomorrow

 

Date Time  Title of talk 
Thursday 15 December 08:00 - 08:25 GA Considerations
Thursday 15 December 08:25 - 08:45 Breakout Rooms.  Room 1 - Complex GA cases, Room 2 - Other tbc
Thursday 15 December 08:45 - 08:50 Breakout room swap
Thursday 15 December 08:50 - 09:10 Breakout Rooms.  Room 1 - Complex GA cases, Room 2 - Other tbc
Thursday 15 December 09:10 - 09:40 Case examples and scenarios with poll interaction
Thursday 15 December 09:40-10:00 Panel Discussion and close

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