Presentations from "The Next Stop on Your SGRT Journey" event:

Listed below are PDF copies of presentations delivered at the 2023 Annual USA Meeting of the SGRT Community.

These will only be available for the week following the event.

  • Looking Forward: Use of Surface Guidance Throughout the Treatment Journey (Downloadable PDF)
    Daniel Bailey, PhD, Head of Physics, Sarah Cannon, Atlanta, GA
  • SGRT in Treatment Planning: Surface Guided Clearance Mapping (Downloadable PDF)
    David Parsons, PhD, Associate Director of Medical Physics Residency Program, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
  • Using Postural Video to Reduce Positioning Errors & Repeat Imaging (Downloadable PDF)
    Carmen Parsels, BS, RT(R)(T), Senior Radiation Therapist, Ohio State University, Wexner Medical Center

Stream 1: Experienced Users: Taking SGRT to the Next Level

  • Surface Guidance for SBRT Treatments: Benefits & Optimal Workflow (Downloadable PDF)
    Mai Anh Huynh MD, PhD, Radiation Oncologist, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, Boston, MA
    Lauren Conway MS, RT(T), Chief Radiation Therapist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Brigham Cancer Center, Boston, MA
  • SGRT Begins at Simulation: Incorporating Surface Guidance Early in the RT Workflow (Downloadable PDF)
    Siqiu Wang, PhD, Medical Physics Resident, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
  • Removing the Mask: The MD Anderson Experience with Head & Neck Treatments (Downloadable PDF)
    Greg Swiedom, RT(T), Clinical Supervisor, Radiation Therapy, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Implementing SGRT for Pelvis Treatments: Common Pitfalls & How to Overcome Them (Downloadable PDF)
    Emmy Wells, BHA, RT(R)(T), Lead Radiation Therapist, Intermountain Health – St. Vincent Hospital, Billings, MT
  • SGRT for Trigeminal Neuralgia & Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Treatments
    Mike Tallhamer, DABR, Chief of Medical Physics, Centura Health, Denver, CO (Downloadable PDF)

Stream 2: New Users: Foundations of SGRT

  • SGRT 101: Benefits, Selection & Implementation Plans (Downloadable PDF)
    Sarah Carroll, BSRT(R)(T), Operations Manager, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ
  • Getting Started: Our Journey to Tattoo/Mark-free Breast Treatments (Downloadable PDF)
    Jotsna Singh, RT(T), Chief Radiation Therapist , UC Davis Health Radiation Oncology, Sacramento, CA
  • See, Do, Teach: Peer Training Enhances Understanding of SGRT & Increases Employee Satisfaction (Downloadable PDF)
    Kaci Slevin, RT(R)(T), MBA, Radiation Therapist, Northwell Health, Hempstead, NY
  • Less is More: How to Dramatically Simplify Simulation & New Starts by Embracing a Markless Workflow (Downloadable PDF)
    Ryan Hecox, MS, DABR, Lead Medical Physicist, Intermountain Health – Canyons Region, Provo, UT
  • Prone Breast Treatments Using SGRT: Accuracy, Impact, Workflows (Downloadable PDF)
    Margaret Barker, MS, Medical Physicist, MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute, Long Beach, CA

  • Toward Tattooless and Markerless SGRT Across Multiple Treatment Sites (Downloadable PDF)
    George (Guang) Li, PhD, DABR, Attending Physicist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY
  • Using AlignRT InBore SGRT Technology with Bore-based Linacs (Downloadable PDF)
    Sandra Urrutia, RT(T), Senior Radiation Therapist, University of San Diego Health (UCSD), San Diego, CA

  • Monitoring Beam & Position with Cherenkov Imaging (Downloadable PDF)
    David Gladstone, ScD, DABMP, FAAPM, Director of Medical Physics Education and Research, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH

Stream 1: Medical Physics

  • SGRT for SRS treatments: System Selection & Implementation (Downloadable PDF)
    Adi Robinson, PhD, DABR, Medical Physicist, AdventHealth, Orlando, FL
  • Quantification of Beam Latency Using SGRT (Downloadable PDF)
    Josh Naylor, MPE, MSc, DipIPEM, BSc(Hons), MIPEM, ANSHCS, Principal Physicist, University Hospitals Dorset,  Dorset, UK
    Rachel Barlow, MIPEM, Msc, BA (Hons), Deputy Head of Radiotherapy Physics, University Hospital Southampton, Southampton, UK
  • Dosimetric Analysis of Intra-Fraction Motion Detected by SGRT during Linac Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Downloadable PDF)
    Ryan Foster, PhD, FAAPM, Chief Physicist, Levine Cancer Institute, Atrium Health, Cabarrus, Charlotte, NC
  • Dosimetric Accuracy of Proton Breast Treatment with SGRT and CBCT Setups (Downloadable PDF)
    Michael MacFarlane, PhD, DABR, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Easton, MD

Stream 2: Radiation Therapist

  • Staffing Challenges: Implementation in a Small, Rural Alaskan Radiation Oncology Clinic (Downloadable PDF)
    Libby Torresani, BS, RT(T), Department Manager & Lead Radiation Therapist, Peninsula Radiation Oncology Center, Soldatna, AK
  • Our Experience: Five-fraction Breast Cancer Treatment (Downloadable PDF)
    Brooke Horning, BSRT(R)(T), Photon Team Lead Therapist, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ
  • SGRT Use with Triggered Imaging in DIBH Liver Metastases Treatment (Downloadable PDF)
    Emily Goddard, MSAH, RT(R)(T), Radiation Therapy Supervisor, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN
  • Extended SSD Use in Metastatic Melanoma Treatment – Right Femur (Downloadable PDF)
    Jonathan Ortiz, RT(T), MBA, BS, Radiation Therapist, Yale New Haven Health – Smilow Cancer Hospital, Greenwich, CT
  • Treatment of Fungating Bi-lateral Breast Diagnosis (Downloadable PDF)
    Aishling Mohan, RTT, BSc Hons, Senior Radiation Therapist, Beacon Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
  • Use of Unconventional ROIs in Complex Cases (Downloadable PDF)
    Hannah Saunders, RT(R)(T), Radiation Therapist, Cone Health Cancer Center – Wesley Long, Greensboro, NC

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