CT-SIM Radiation Oncology User Group Meeting 2019

CT-SIM Radiation Oncology User Group Meeting 2019

Join us for this year’s CT-SIM Radiation Oncology User Group meeting, bringing together Radiographers, Medical Physicists, Clinical Oncologists and Planning Technologists to share experiences, network with other Philips users and learn more about the latest Philips CT-SIM solutions in the Radiation Oncology setting.

 

Places are limited and proving very popular, so to avoid disappointment, register now to secure your place

Location: Shine conference, meeting, and events centre, Leeds


Date: 20th November

PROGRAM AGENDA

8:45 - 9:15am
REGISTRATION & COFEE
9:15 - 9:30am
Welcome, Team Introductions & Meeting Overview
Mike Hayden, Senior Director- CT, AMI & Radiation Oncology Philips UKI
9:30 - 9:40am
Welcome from our Host Users Leeds Cancer Centre
Focus: Technology
9.40 - 10.10am
Introducing next generation CT-SIM: Philips BBRT 4.8
Walter Giepmans, Application Specialist, Clinical Science & Applications CT, Philips BIU
10.10 - 10.30am
An MDT approach to commissioning of new radiotherapy CT simulators in a large Cancer Centre
Ms. Shona Whittam, Radiotherapy Physicist - Leeds Cancer Centre
10:30 - 10:50am
Transitioning to 4.2 – the Castle Hill Experience
Paula McLoone, McMillan Pre-treatment Lead Radiographer, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK
10:50 - 11:00am
Panel Discussion
11:00 - 11:30am
COFFEE BREAK
Focus: Patient Management
11:30 - 11:50pm
Abdominal Compression & 4DCT: The QEH Approach
Julie Kilkenny, Lead Pretreatment Radiographer QEH, Birmingham
11:50 - 12:10pm
Absolute Marking using TumorLoc: The Edinburgh Cancer Centre Experience
John Burton, Head of Pre-Treatment Edinburgh Cancer Center
12:30 - 12:50pm
Pre-treatment preparation of the pelvic patient: From bowel preparation to rectal spacers
Amy Warlow & Jim Snell, Rutherford Cancer Centres
12:50 - 1:00pm
Panel Discussion
1:00 - 1:50pm
LUNCH
Focus: Dose & Image Quality Optimzation
1:50 - 2:20pm
Where do we go from here?  Insights from the 2018 IPEM Dose survey and opportunities for quality improvement
Carl Horsfield, Clinical Scientist, Radiation Physics Department, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK
2:30 - 2:50pm
Clinical Applications MasterClass: 
Protocol Optimization in CT-SIM: Tools & Techniques on the BBRT
Richard Andrew, Clinical Science, Philips UKI
2:50 - 3:00pm
Panel Discussion
3:00 - 3:30pm
COFEE BREAK
Focus: New Frontiers in Radiation Oncology
3:30 – 3:50pm
Spectral CT in Radiation Oncology
Richard Andrew, Clinical Science, Philips UKI
3:50 - 4:10pm
Intellispace Radiation Oncology
Nigel Deshpande, Clinical Science, Philips BIU
4:10- 4:20pm
Panel Discussion
4:20 - 4:30pm
WRAP UP AND CLOSE

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