Program

2017 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the AAPM Annual Fall Meeting

October 13-14, 2017

Washington, D.C.

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

201 Waterfront St.

National Harbor, MD 20745

October 13, 2017 (Friday)

7:30AM

Registration/Breakfast Moderator: M. Jacobs

8:20AM

Opening Remarks/Announcements Michael Jacobs

8:30AM

Update on the State of AAPM Melissa Martin

9:15AM

Medical Physics in the (New) Era of Precision Medicine Jim Rodgers

10:00AM

Vendor Presentation: BrainLab  

10:10AM

AM Break Moderator: M. Jacobs

10:30AM

Image Wisely and Image Gently Priscilla F. Butler

11:15AM

The Impact of Deep Learning and AI on Radiology Ronald Summers

12:00PM

Vendor Presentation: Varian  

12:10PM

LUNCH Moderator: B. Hasson

1:30PM

Application of Deep Learning to Medical Physics Clinical Trials Michael Jacobs

2:15PM

Current reimbursement issues in Radiation Oncology, a trip down the rabbit hole where Alice meets CMS and Insurance payers Gerald White

3:00PM

Surface imaging in Radiation Oncology Laura Padilla

3:45PM

Young Investigator Symposium Session 1  

3:45PM

A novel method using surface monitoring to capture breathing-induced cycle-to-cycle variations with 4DCT P. Sabouri

4:00PM

Unsupervised real-time verification of the linac machine parameters using the “intrepid” system M Ahmad

4:15PM

A novel metal-free miniature 6D robotic couch to correct Head and Neck positioning when they have different displacement from each other M. Ostyn

4:30PM

Dosimetric effects of field space coverage in multi-source stereotactic radiotherapy B. Kopchick

4:45PM

High performance discriminative model for organ-at-risks in radiation therapy H. Nourzadeh

5:00PM

Vendor Presentation: Sun Nuclear  

5:10PM

Closing Remarks Michael Jacobs

October 14, 2017 (Saturday)

8:00AM

Registration/Breakfast Moderator: H. Chung

8:50AM

Opening Remarks/Announcements Heeteak Chung

9:00AM

Radiation therapy and genomics: Current clinical uses and future possibilities Angel Torano

9:45AM

Advances in 3D imaging and registration for image-guided interventions Jeff Siewerdsen

10:30AM

Vendor Presentation: Elekta  

10:40AM

AM Break Moderator: K. Dou

11:00AM

Proffered Talk  

11:15AM

A poetic path in patient specific QA, or favorable fruitions following fresh frustrations in CK QA G. Cernica

11:30AM

Commissioning of BrainLab elements software for treatment of multiple metastases C. Geraghty

11:45AM

Respiration-induced landmark motion tracking in ultrasound guided radiotherapy K. Ding

12:00AM

Using social networking concepts for risk assessment in radiation therapy M. Bakhtiari

12:15PM

LUNCH  

1:15PM

The Great Debate: Residency, do we need them? For: H. Chung

Against: B. Hasson

1:45PM

Closing Remarks Heeteak Chung