ASTRO's Advances in Technology: IGRT and SBRT Symposium

ASTRO
Last Modified: February 19, 2009

Conference Dates: May 15-17, 2009

Conference Location: Doral Golf Resort and Spa, Miami

Sponsoring Group: ASTRO

Conference Web Page URL: www.astro.org/Meetings/UpcomingMeetings/IGRTSymposium/

Topics Covered: Program Objectives

  • Present a snapshot of current IGRT and SBRT technologies.
  • Discuss how to safely implement IGRT and SBRT.
  • Acquire practical information on the basic tools for IGRT and SBRT.
  • Become aware of pitfalls and cautions in IGRT, adaptive radiation therapy and SBRT.
  • Highlight future directions of research in IGRT and SBRT.

Who Should Attend: radiation oncologists, medical physicists, dosimetrists, radiation therapists, radiation oncology administrators, residents and early career faculty, and all other health professionals in the field of radiation oncology

Registration Information: ASTRO Education Department 1-800-962-7876, education@astro.org; www.astro.org/Meetings/UpcomingMeetings/IGRTSymposium/

Continuing Education: Yes

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