Great Wall 2008 Congress on Medical Physics & 14th Annual Meeting of CSMP  November 23 - 26 2008

Scientific Programme (draft)

Time

Sunday 23 Nov

Monday 24 Nov

Tuesday 25 Nov

Wednesday 26 Nov

8:00 - 8:50



Registration
8:00 - 22:00
on Nov 23
and
8:00-17:00
on Nov 24-26

Refresher Course 1

Refresher Course 2

Refresher Course 3

9:00 - 9:30

Open ceremony

Plenary Session 2

Plenary Session 3

9:30-10:30

Plenary Session 1

10:30 - 11:00

Refreshment Break

Refreshment Break

Refreshment Break

11:00 - 12:30

Therapy Session 1: Invited talks

Imaging Session 1: Invited talks

Therapy Session 4: Invited Talks

Imaging Session 2: Scientific Presentations

Tour for foreign participants

Therapy Session 7:
Invited talks

Imaging Session 3: Scientific Presentations

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch/Vender Technique Meeetings

Lunch/Vender Technique Meetings

Lunch/Vender Technique Meetings

14:00 - 15:30

Therapy Session 2: Scientific Presentations

Therapy Session 3: Scientific Presentations

Therapy Session 5: Scientific Presentations

Therapy Session 6: Scientific Presentations

Tour for foreign participants

Therapy Session 8: Scientific Presentations

Other sessions 1:

15:30 - 16:00

Refreshment Break

Refreshment Break

Refreshment Break

16:00 - 17:30

 

Symposium
on Education & Training

Symposium
on SBRT techniques

Therapy Session 9: Scientific Presentations

Others Session 2: 

Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion

Closing Ceremony

17:30-18:00

 

break

break

 

Evening

Buffet dinner

Congress Banquet

Buffet dinner


 

Confirmed oral presentations

Charlie Ma (11/24 2pm)

A laser-proton/ion accelerator for radiation oncology

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA

Jack Yang (11/24 2pm)

Clinical Dosimetry Analysis and Comparison of Two Radiosurgery Systems

Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ, USA

LiHui Jin (11/24 2pm)

Potential Dosimetric Benefits of Modulated Electron Radiation Therapy

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA

Nathan Schneider (11/24 2pm)

Dosimetry of craniospinal axis irradiation: A comparison of conventional and TomoTherapy based treatment plans

214B East MKL, Cincinnati , OH  45219, USA

Charles Able (11/25 4pm)

Linear Accelerator Quality Control Using Clinical Treatment Delivery:A Feasibility Study

Wake Forest University, Department of Radiation Oncology, NC, USA

Sean Zhang (11/24 2pm)

Selective radiation dose enhancements with gold nanoparticles: A Monte Carlo simulation with nanoparticle geometry

Dept. of Radiation Physics, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center,Houston, TX, USA

Raghvendiran Boopathy (11/24 2pm)

Impact of dose rate on the interplay effect in mobile structures using indigenously developed dynamic phantom in IMRT

Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai, India

Mahmound Allahverdi (11/25 4pm)

Evaluation of absorbed dose in 3D conventional and conformal treatments using Co-60 unit & linac for prostate ca

Dept. Medical physics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Mohammad Mohammadi (11/25 4pm)

Development of the gamma function algorithm as a three-dimentional dose distribution algorithm

Dept. Medical Physics, Hamadan Univ. of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran

Shahabedin Nabavi (11/24 2pm)

Evaluation of standard edge-detection algorithms vs chamfer algorithm for CT-CT image matching

Dept. Medical Physics, Hamadan Univ. of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran

Chengyu Shi (11/25 4pm)

Helical Tomotherapy Quality Assurance, where we are and where we go?

MC 7889/Radiation Oncology, CTRC @ UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA

H. Harold Li (11/25 4pm)

Towards automated IMRT QA

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Washington University,St. Louis, MO, USA

Joe Ho (11/24 2pm)

Leaf position QA of dynamic multi-leaf collimator for dynamic Arc radiotherapy

California-Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco , CA , USA

Jonathan Li (11/25 4pm)

The extraction of true profiles for TPS commissioning and its impact on IMRT patient-specific QA

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Qianyi Xu (11/25 4pm)

Image-guided adaptive radiotherapy of prostate cancer based on a CT-on-rails system: a feasibility study

Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Fathi Awad Taha (11/25 4pm)

Quality Control Program Of Real Time Medical Ultrasound Machines In Sudan

Dept. of Applied Physics, Red Sea University, Portsudan-Sudan

Kanchan Adhikari (11/25 4pm)

Radiation survey of radiation emanating equipment at different hospitals in Kathmandu, Nepal

NAMS, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal

Shelley Shih (11/25 4pm)

Novel Process-less Dosimetry Films for Radiation Therapy

Advanced Materials Group, International Specialty Products, Wayne, NJ, USA

Deluan Tu (11/24 2pm)

A Bench-top MVCT scanner

Medical Physics, Saskatoon Cancer Center, Saskatoon, Canada

Muhammad Afzal (11/25 4pm)

Optimization of reproducible preparing method for FeMRI gels with enhanced sensitivity

Dept. of Physics, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Anisur Rahaman Molla (11/25 4pm)

Ca of cervix in the women of Bangladesh & its dosimetry in the case of HDR

BRAC University, 66 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212. Bangladesh