SGRT APAC Meeting 2024

  Date:

Friday, 19th April 2024

  Location:

Melbourne, Australia

  Venue:

Peter MaCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne Campus

We're excited to announce registration is now open for our upcoming meeting of the Asia-Pacific SGRT Community.

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Agenda

Friday, 19 April 2024

 

08:30 – Registration 


09:15 – Acknowledgement of Country and Welcome Address
Prof Sandro Porceddu, Director of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia


Utilising SGRT Across the Radiotherapy Patient Pathway

09:30 – Peter Mac’s SGRT Adoption: Redefining Our Vision for Radiation Therapy
Karen McGoldrick, Radiation Therapist Clinical Lead, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia

09:50 – Moving towards SGRT for Sim, Plan, Treat and Dose. Early Clinical results with MapRT
Adi Robinson,  Senior Medical Physicist. AdventHealth Celebration, USA

10:20 – Postural Video to Assist with Reproducing Diagnostic CT Position in Simulation-free Palliative Workflow
Alice Oliver, Radiation Therapy Research Fellow, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia

10:40 – The Robustness of Markerless Radiation Therapy in the Pelvis Region by Using SGRT with a Bore-based Linac
Yoshifumi Oku, Medical Physicist and Radiological Technologist, Kagoshima University Hospital, Japan


11:00 – Break


DIBH & Beyond

11:30 – Implementation of Tattooless 6DoF Breast Treatments Utilising AlignRT
Laura Young, Charge Radiation Therapist Icon Cancer Centre – Gold Coast University Hospital, Australia

11:45 – SGRT for Paediatrics: Peter Mac’s Experience
Kenton Thompson, Innovation Lead, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia

12:00 – Introduction of an EEBH Workflow Using AlignRT for Liver SBRT
Rebecca Giardina, Senior Radiation Therapist The Alfred, Australia

12:15 – The Reduction of Electronic Portal Imaging Amongst Breast Patients Using SGRT
David Nguyen, Radiation Therapist, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia

12:30 – Our Journey with DoseRT; Latest Clinical Results
Michael Tallhamer, Chief of Medical Physics, AdventHealth Parker, USA


13:oo – Lunch


Improving Accuracy

14:00 – Enhancing the Positioning Accuracy of Pelvic Irradiation in Prone Position with Surface-Guided Radiotherapy
Norimasa Matsushita, Radiological Technologist & Medical Physicist Kyoto University Hospital, Japan

14:20 – Abdominal/Pelvis Setup Accuracy Using SGRT – a Retrospective Analysis
Catherine Russell, Assistant Radiation Therapy Manager, The Alfred Hospital, Australia

14:40 – Comparison of SGRT to MV Isocentre Position for Different SGRT Systems for Use with SRS
Mark Wanklyn, Senior Medical Physicist Specialist, GenesisCare Mater Hospital, Australia 


15:00 – Break


Patient-centric SGRT

15:20 – Investigating Immobilization Consistency in Surface Guided Radiation Therapy (SGRT): A Study on Open Face Masks and Conventional Mask
Sharad Singh, Radiation Oncologist, Kalyan Singh Super Specialty Cancer Institute, Lucknow, India

15:40 – Case Study – Maskless H&N with SGRT
Domenic Davis, Assistant Radiation Therapy Manager – Head of Treatment, LaTrobe Regional Hospital, Australia


15:55 – Panel Discussion


16:30 – Meeting Close. Reception drinks @Peter Mac

 

Saturday, 20 April 2024

We are hosting a workshop at Peter MacCallum Cancer Center, Melbourne Campus, Australia, on the morning of Saturday, April 20th. This workshop will provide an opportunity for prospects to witness SGRT demos and learn about the technology in a practical setting. The workshop is strongly encouraged for those not currently using SGRT and spaces are limited. You can express your interest and join our waitlist by using the register link on this page.

A team member will then contact you to confirm your spot for this part of the event.

About the event

 

The SGRT community and the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre are excited to announce our upcoming Asia-Pacific SGRT community meeting.

This learning event will showcase the latest clinical evidence on Surface Guided Radiation Therapy across all clinical indications and will feature workshops, hands-on sessions and opportunities to network with your peers. This will be an in-person event, held at the PeterMacallum Cancer Center in the Melbourne Campus, Australia.

This event is completely FREE and 100% peer-driven, with all sessions and talks delivered by SGRT users.

 


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