Workshop on IMRT Treatment Planning & Dosimetry

Last Modified: April 30, 2003

Conference Dates: June 5-7, 2003
Conference Location: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY

Sponsoring Group: MSKCC and Varian Medical Systems

Conference Web Page URL:

Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to IMRT
  • Clinical Basis of IMRT
  • IMRT Treatment planning
  • Questions and Discussion
  • Dose calculations, Part I
  • DMLC- Dosimetry, and QA
  • Special treatment considerations
  • More Special considerations
  • Round-Robin Breakout Sessions, Part I
  • Laboratory: QA of DMLC and Dose Verification
  • Round-Robin Breakout Sessions, Part II

Conference Objectives: This 2-day Workshop for physicists and radiation oncologists is designed to be a practical tutorial on getting IMRT started in your clinic.

Who Should Attend: Radiation Oncology Admins, RTs, MDs, Ph.Ds

Registration Information: Ms. Gloria Hinds, tel: 01.212.639.6819; fax: 212.717.3010; e-mail:, or Dr. Howard Amols, tel: 01.212.639.6807; fax: 212.717.3010; e-mail:

Conference Fees: Enrollment is limited to 20 attendees. Tuition is $1500 including 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and one dinner (make check payable to Department of Medical Physics, MSKCC). Attendees are responsible for their own travel arrangements.

Continuing Education: No