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Conference Schedule

  • 31 Jan
    day 1
  • 1 Feb
    day 2
  • 2 Feb
    day 3
  • 3 Feb
    day 4
7:00 - 7:05 Marcus Randall
Welcome/refreshments
7:05 - 7:50 Sue Yom
Skin cancer: Role of radiation therapy
7:50 - 8:50 Michael Zelefsky
Hormone therapy with radiotherapy for prostate cancer: Using evidenced-based medicine to guide practice
8:50 - 9:05
Break
9:05 - 9:50 Sue Yom
Controversies in oropharyngeal cancer
9:50 - 10:35 Sue Yom
Target delineation for postoperative therapy
10:35 - 10:45
Break
10:45 - 11:45 Jing Li
Management of brain metastases
11:45 - 12:30 Sue Yom
Thyroid cancer: Role of radiation therapy
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Michael Zelefsky
GU Tumor Board 2017: Challenging Cases for Discussion of Management
8:05 - 9:05 Parag Sanghvi
Hodgkins lymphoma and involved site radiotherapy for lymphoma
9:05 - 9:20
Break
9:20 - 10:20 Jing Li
Management of Glioma
10:20 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 Beryl McCormick
Nodal radiation in women with breast cancer, indications and survival advantage
11:30 - 12:30 Jing Li
Management of CNS lymphoma
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Michael Zelefsky
Prostate contouring tutorial
8:05 - 9:05 James Welsh
Radiation and cancer immunotherapy: view from 30,000 feet
9:05 - 9:20
Break
9:20 - 10:20 Parag Sanghvi
Non-Hodgkins lymphoma: DLBCL and Follicular lymphoma
10:20 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 James Welsh
Radiation and cancer immunotherapy: The granular details
11:30 - 12:30 Beryl McCormick
Hypofractionation: Radiobiology rationale and better outcomes
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Beryl McCormick
DCIS
8:05 - 8:50 Catheryn Yashar
Why you should be using modern imaging for gynecologic brachytherapy
8:50 - 9:05
Break
9:05 - 9:50 Marcus Randall
Interstitial Re-irradiation – A curative treatment for radio-recurrent gynecologic cancers
9:50 - 10:35 Catheryn Yashar
Contouring for GYN carcinomas
10:35 - 10:45
Break
10:45 - 11:45 Parag Sanghvi
Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma: Extra-nodal Lymphomas (MALT, cutaneous, NK/T cell)
11:45 - 12:30 Marcus Randall
Current issues in the management of endometrial cancer
12:30 Jim Currier
Conference dismissal
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faculty

Course Co-Directors

James E. Currier, MD, FACR, FACRO
Radiation Oncologist
Marcus E. Randall, MD, FACR, FASTRO
Markey Foundation Chair of Radiation Medicine Professor and Chair Department of Radiation Medicine University of Kentucky
James S. Welsh, MD, MS, FACRO
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Department of Radiation Oncology
Professor and Director of Clinical & Translational Research
Maywood, IL

Guest Faculty

Sue S. Yom, MD, PhD, MAS
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Head and Neck and Thoracic Radiotherapy
University of California, San Francisco
Michael J. Zelefsky, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY
Jing Li, MD/PhD
Assistant Professor
Director of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Dept. of Radiation Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Parag Sanghvi MD MSPH
Associate Professor
Chief, Lymphoma Service
CNS, Head & Neck and Lymphoma Services
Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences
University of California, San Diego
Beryl McCormick, MD, FACR
Attending Radiation Oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medical School
Catheryn M. Yashar, MD FACRO
Assistant Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs
Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences
University of California, San Diego
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To register for the 2015 Kukuna-o-ka-la Radiation Oncology Conference, please use one of the following methods

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Mail: ACRO
5272 River Road, Suite 630
Bethesda, MD 20816


Fax: 301.656.0989


Phone: 301.718.6515

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Contact:James E. Currier, M.D.


Phone: 765.610.7682
E-mail: jecurrier@gmail.com

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