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Schedule subtitle

  • 26 Jan
    day 1
  • 27 Jan
    day 2
  • 28 Jan
    day 3
  • 29 Jan
    day 4
7:00 - 7:05 Marcus Randall
Welcome
7:05 - 8:05 Michael Zelefsky
What do we know about SBRT and proton therapy for prostate cancer?
8:05 - 9:05 Yoshiya Yamada
Deintensification of treatment for oropharynx cancer
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:30 Carol Marquez
Breast cancer XRT after neoadjuvant CTX and axillary management
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 Yoshiya Yamada
Mechanisms of response for high dose radiation-spine radiosurgery as a model
11:30 - 12:30 Karyn Goodman
SBRT for abdominal malignancies: Practical considerations
12:30
End of regular conference day
1:00 - 1:30 Yoshiya Yamada
Spinal SBRT case studies (optional CME)
1:30 - 2:30
Hands-on SBRT experience with physician supervision (NOT CME)
7:05 - 8:05 Yoshiya Yamada
Reirradiation of spinal tumors-The role of salvage radiosurgery
8:05 - 9:05 Karyn Goodman
The emerging role of SBRT for pancreatic cancer
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 9:45 Michael Zelefsky
Adjuvant and salvage radiotherapy follow-ing prostatectomy: Guidelines for treatment
9:45 - 10:15 Michael Zelefsky
Using androgen deprivation therapy in conjunction with radiotherapy wisely
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 Ronald McGarry
SBRT for lung cancer: Where have we come from and where are we going?
11:30 - 12:30 James Martenson
The role of radiation therapy in gastric and biliary duct cancers
12:30
End of regular conference day
1:00 - 1:30 Karyn Goodman
GI SBRT case studies (optional CME)
1:30 - 2:30
Hands-on SBRT experience with physician supervision (NOT CME)
7:05 - 8:05 Michael Zelefsky
Contouring guidelines and tips for prostate cancer radiotherapy
8:05 - 9:05 Ronald McGarry
Early stage NSCLC. Can SBRT be compared with surgery?
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 Karyn Goodman
SBRT for liver tumors
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 James Martenson
Supportive care of patients receiving radiation therapy for malignancies of the brain, head and neck, and upper abdomen: Evidence from phase III clinical trials
11:30 - 12:30 Carol Marquez
Late complications of breast cancer therapy and how to minimize them
12:30
End of regular conference day
1:00 - 1:30 Ronald McGarry
Lung/Chest SBRT case studies (optional CME)
1:30 - 2:30
Hands-on SBRT experience with physician supervision (NOT CME)
7:05 - 8:05 Carol Marquez
When NOT to treat breast neoplasms
8:05 - 9:05 Ronald McGarry
Integrating SBRT boost in RT for stage III non-small cell lung cancer: Strategies
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 Ron DiGiaimo
Radiation oncology coding/compliance/ documentation and updates for 2016
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 12:30 Ron DiGiaimo
Radiation oncology coding/compliance/ documentation (continued)
12:30 Jim Currier
Conference dismissal
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faculty

Course Co-Directors

James E. Currier, MD
Middletown, Indiana
Marcus E. Randall, MD
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky

Guest Faculty

Ron DiGiaimo, MBA, FACHE
Revenue Cycle, Inc.
Austin, TX
Karyn A. Goodman, MD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO
Carol M. Marquez, MD
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
James A. Martenson, Jr., MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Ronald C. McGarry, MD
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
Yoshiya Yamada, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY
Michael J. Zelefsky, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY
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