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Mayo Clinic: Practical Proton Therapy Seminar and Workshop
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 Export to Your Calendar 1/24/2019 to 1/26/2019
When: January 24, 2019 - January 26, 2019
Where: Westin Kierland Resort and Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
6902 E Greenway Pkwy
Scottsdale, Arizona  85254
United States
Contact: Gloria Cadden
480-301-4580

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Course Name:

 

Practical Proton Therapy Seminar and Workshop

Course Website:

 

https://ce.mayo.edu/PROTONTHERAPY2019

 

Course Date:

 

January 24-26, 2019

Course Director:

 

Carlos Vargas, MD; Jason Shen, PhD; Samir Patel, MD; and Martin Bues, PhD

 

Course Sponsor:

 

Mayo Clinic in Arizona

Course Location:

 

Westin Kierland Resort and Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

Course Address:

 

6902 E Greenway Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Location Phone:

 

480-624-1000

Course Contact:

 

 

 

 

 

[Gloria Cadden

CME Department

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale

13400 E. Shea Boulevard

Scottsdale, AZ 85259

T. 480-301-4580

F. 480-301-8323

mca.cme@mayo.edu

http://www.mayo.edu/cme

 

Accreditation:

 

 

AMA PRA Category 1 – 14.0 Credits

SAM/MOC – Board of Radiology

 

Registration Fee:

 

 

On or Before 12/24/18:

MD. DO, Scientists = $450

NP, PA, Retirees, AH Professional = $350

Residents, Fellows and Medical Students = $300

 

After 12/24/2018:

MD. DO, Scientists = $525

NP, PA, Retirees, AH Professional = $425

Residents, Fellows and Medical Students = $300

 

Anticipated Attendance:

 

50-75 attendees

Target Audience: This program is designed for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, dosimetrists, therapists, medical residents and physics residents

 

Specialty Categories:

 

 

 

 

 

___ Internal Medicine

___ Family Medicine

_X__ Other (Please list)

_Radiation Oncology, Oncology, Hematology-Oncology, and Radiation

Description:

 

The Mayo Clinic Practical Proton Therapy Seminar and Workshop is designed to provide a focused interactive educational experience in implementing pencil beam scanning therapy. The seminar includes lectures on the basic principles of proton beam therapy, proton beam clinical trials, and practical discussions through case based vignettes with experienced proton beam faculty. The interactive workshop allows for faculty to share how proton beam therapy is implemented in our clinic with hands-on demonstrations of patient immobilization at CT simulation, treatment planning and evaluation, IGRT and beam delivery, including comprehensive QA.

 

 

Optional Activities:

 

 

N/A

Designed to change (if applicable):

Select all that apply:

__X_ Knowledge

__X_ Competence

__X_ Performance

___ Patient Outcomes

Key Words/Subjects:


 

Proton Therapy; Pencil Beam Scanning