The WC2003 will offer a special Clinical Day with sessions targeted for
our radiation oncologist and radiation therapist colleagues. It will be
held on Friday 29th August and cost $400 for the day. Full registrants
of the WC2003 may attend the Clinical Day at no extra cost.
We have three Point-Counterpoint debates on this day including:
IMRT versus Protons
Chair: Peter Metcalfe
Rock Mackie, Steve Web and Chen Chui versus Al Smith, Michael Jackson
Glioblastoma Multiforme: is there a preferred
Chair: John Kearsley, Sydney
Wolfgang Sauerwein, Arlene Lennox, Junetsu Mizoe, Peter Graham
Dose normalisation in chemotherapy
Chair: Alun Beddoe
Howard Gurney, Ross Hansen
We will also schedule:
- Treatment verification with chair Marcel Van Herk and co chair David
Jaffray (Cone beam CT).
- Radiobiology with chair Andrzej Niemerko and co-chair Lois Holloway
- Oncology imaging with chair George Chen and co chair Martin Ebert
(PET fusion, MRI)
- Motion compensation with chair James Balter and co-chair Hiroko Shirato
(targeting lung, tracking and gating)
Contact Tour Hosts for more details and registration information.