Radiation Oncology

UTDRO Evening Journal Club - MR-Linac: From Prototype to Clinical

Jan 24, 2019
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6:00pm–8:30pm
Continuing Education
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Co-Chairs: Eric Leung, Jennifer Croke

Agenda

6:00 pm   Reception            
6:20 pm  

Call for Dinner - Eric Leung & Jennifer Croke

           
6:30 pm  

Welcome and Speakers Introduction - Fei-Fei Liu

           
6:45–7:05 pm  

Technical details and Physics Developments in the MR-Linac - Brian Keller & Daniel Letourneau

           
7:05–7:25 pm  

MR-Linac – CNS Applications - Eric Tseng

           
7:25–7:45 pm  

MR-Linac – Liver applications - Laura Dawson

           
7:45–8:05 pm  

Integrating the MR-Linac into Radiation Therapy Practice - Mikki Campbell and Winnie Li

           
8:05–8:15 pm  

Questions

           
8:15–8:30 pm  

Final remarks - Rebecca Wong

           

Technical details and Physics Developments in the MR-Linac - Brian Keller and Daniel Letourneau

Objectives:

  • To understand the basics of an integrated MRI imager and linear accelerator
  • To address some of the dosimetric challenges of the MR-Linac
  • To review the potential benefits of such an integrated system for radiotherapy
  • To outline some of the current physics related research and development

MR-Linac – CNS Applications - Eric Tseng

Objectives:

  • To review ongoing predicate work in moving towards treatment of CNS patients on the MR-Linac
  • To discuss potential applications of the MR-Linac in CNS and proposed future trials

MR-Linac – Liver applications - Laura Dawson

Objectives:

  • To review rationale for MR-Linac in primary and metastatic liver cancer
  • To discuss potential trials and workflow for MR-Linac in liver cancer

Integrating the MR-Linac into Radiation Therapy Practice - Mikki Campbell and Winnie Li

Objectives:

  • To review the strengths, challenges and clinical implications of the MR-Linac on radiation therapy practice
  • To discuss what scope of practice changes will emerge from the implementation of the MR-Linac and the impact it will have on education and regulation

 

 

Location
The Estates of Sunnybrook
2075 Bayview Avenue
Toronto
M4N 3M5
Contact
Bayani Macute
2019-01-24 23:00:00 2019-01-25 01:30:00 UTC UTDRO Evening Journal Club - MR-Linac: From Prototype to Clinical REGISTER HERE Co-Chairs: Eric Leung, Jennifer Croke Agenda 6:00 pm   Reception             6:20 pm   Call for Dinner - Eric Leung & Jennifer Croke             6:30 pm   Welcome and Speakers Introduction - Fei-Fei Liu             6:45–7:05 pm   Technical details and Physics Developments in the MR-Linac - Brian Keller & Daniel Letourneau             7:05–7:25 pm   MR-Linac – CNS Applications - Eric Tseng             7:25–7:45 pm   MR-Linac – Liver applications - Laura Dawson             7:45–8:05 pm   Integrating the MR-Linac into Radiation Therapy Practice - Mikki Campbell and Winnie Li             8:05–8:15 pm   Questions             8:15–8:30 pm   Final remarks - Rebecca Wong             Technical details and Physics Developments in the MR-Linac - Brian Keller and Daniel Letourneau Objectives: To understand the basics of an integrated MRI imager and linear accelerator To address some of the dosimetric challenges of the MR-Linac To review the potential benefits of such an integrated system for radiotherapy To outline some of the current physics related research and development MR-Linac – CNS Applications - Eric Tseng Objectives: To review ongoing predicate work in moving towards treatment of CNS patients on the MR-Linac To discuss potential applications of the MR-Linac in CNS and proposed future trials MR-Linac – Liver applications - Laura Dawson Objectives: To review rationale for MR-Linac in primary and metastatic liver cancer To discuss potential trials and workflow for MR-Linac in liver cancer Integrating the MR-Linac into Radiation Therapy Practice - Mikki Campbell and Winnie Li Objectives: To review the strengths, challenges and clinical implications of the MR-Linac on radiation therapy practice To discuss what scope of practice changes will emerge from the implementation of the MR-Linac and the impact it will have on education and regulation     2075 Bayview Avenue - The Estates of Sunnybrook bayani.macute@utoronto.ca