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Image-guided radiotherapy in clinical practice

8–10 February 2018

A few places are still available.

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Course overview

This course is designed to help clinicians, physicists and radiographers to develop programmes for the clinical implementation of image guided radiotherapy. The course  has been awarded 20 RCR Category I CPD credits from The Royal College of Radiologists and 19 CPD credit –points for The European Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics.

The curriculum covers many practical aspects and includes hands-on practical sessions, image matching, QA and dosimetry. It is recommended that a team of oncologist, physicist and radiographer from the same centre attend together. 

The course is for three days and included in the cost are a set of lecture notes, a CD of the presentations, lunches, refreshments, cheese and wine and a course dinner on the evening of Thursday 8 February 2018.

Day one: Introduces multi-modality and functional imaging for the delivery of complex radiotherapy, as well as an introduction to the principles of IGRT. 

Day two: Lectures on head and neck clinical trials, breast IMRT and radiobiological considerations in IMRT including hypofractionation will start the day. 

Day three: Practical hands-on sessions on contouring supervised by oncologists and hands-on IGRT planning will be included.


Downloads

Download the course brochure and registration form (PDF) for detailed course information.

IGRT Card Payment Booking Form (PDF)


Course organisers

  • Ms Margaret Bidmead
  • Dr Vibeke Hansen
  • Ms Helen McNair


Contacts

Sandra Poku (Course Secretary)
Tel: 020 7808 2501
Fax: 020 7808 2522

This course has been accredited by The Royal College of Radiologists and EFOMP (The European Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics).

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