Fall Meeting 2018
Dec
6
5:00 PM17:00

Fall Meeting 2018

  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science (map)
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Join us for dinner and drinks at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science while enjoying some compelling presentations from your colleagues in Medical Physics and Radiation Oncology.

Thanks to our presenters for their time and expertise!

A video of the presentation can be accessed by clicking on the picture of the presenter and the actual powerpoint can be accessed by clicking on the title of the presentation.

Note: videos are not professional grade! Most of the talks are included but the very beginning or end may not have been captured.

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Spring Meeting 2018
Jun
9
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Meeting 2018

The RMAAPM Spring meeting will be held at Penrose Cancer Center June 9, 2018.  The meeting will feature the first Young Investigator Slam with the winner receiving funds towards a trip to the national AAPM meeting to compete against other region winners.

Many thanks to all who attended the meeting!  Below are some pictures from the meeting and a special outing provided by local guide service Hike For Life

Our presenters have been kind enough to post their powerpoints online for those who could not attend.  Thank you for your time and expertise!

 Donglai Huo - Machine Learning on Quality Assurance in Radiology

Donglai Huo - Machine Learning on Quality Assurance in Radiology

 Olivier Blasi - Clinical Implementation of     TG-263 Standardizing Nomenclatures

Olivier Blasi - Clinical Implementation of     TG-263 Standardizing Nomenclatures

 Richard Shaw - Energy Modulated Radiation Therapy

Richard Shaw - Energy Modulated Radiation Therapy

 Rebecca Marsh - Patient Shielding in Diagnostic Imaging

Rebecca Marsh - Patient Shielding in Diagnostic Imaging

 Kiernan McCullough - Iodine 131: Rethinking Public Exposure

Kiernan McCullough - Iodine 131: Rethinking Public Exposure

 Matt Freeman - Magnetic Focused Proton Radiography

Matt Freeman - Magnetic Focused Proton Radiography

Congratulations to Warren Campbell on winning the Young Investigator Slam!  We wish him luck at the national meeting!  Thanks to all of our participants who entered presentations, this was a great way to highlight the different work being done in our region.  We will refrain from posting Warren's presentation until after the meeting but the other presentations can be found below.

 Congratulations Warren!

Congratulations Warren!

 Timur Alexeev - 2D Antiscatter grid for CBCT

Timur Alexeev - 2D Antiscatter grid for CBCT

 Brian Miller - Alpha Particle Imaging

Brian Miller - Alpha Particle Imaging

 Albert Pinder-Arabpour - 4D Ventilation Studies

Albert Pinder-Arabpour - 4D Ventilation Studies

Also thanks to Brad Schuller for introducing the "National Speakers Bureau."  This is an opportunity to reach out to our community and introduce the concepts of Medical Physics to up and coming students who could help shape our field.  If you are interested in participating you can reach Brad at bradley.schuller@bannerhealth.com.

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Spring Meeting 2017
May
20
10:00 AM10:00

Spring Meeting 2017

  • St. Mary's Hospital and Cancer Center (map)
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Our presenters have been kind enough to post their powerpoints online for those who could not attend.  Thank you for your time and expertise!

Making Customized Flexible Bolus with a 3D Printer - Alex Markovic

The Linear No Threshold Model and Its Impact on Public Health - Mohan Doss

The Future of Medical Physics - Todd Pawlicki

Evaluation of a Surface Imaging System's Isocenter Calibration Methods - Adam Paxton

A Comparison of Two Commercial Phantoms for SRS QA - Vikren Sarkar

AAPM Governance Project - Todd Pawlicki

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Spring Meeting 2016
May
21
8:00 AM08:00
Spring Meeting 2015
May
30
8:30 AM08:30

Spring Meeting 2015

Presentations

Sean Luan, PhD -- Inverse Planning using Particle Swarm Optimization

Brad Schuller, PhD -- Process Evaluation: A Community Practice Perspective

Rebecca Marsh, PhD -- Understanding dose metrics in diagnostic imaging

Michael Silosky, MS -- QC for both diagnostic and non-diagnostic LCD workstations

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Spring Meeting 2012
Jul
7
8:30 AM08:30

Spring Meeting 2012

 

  • 8:30 - 9:00 - Registration and Reception
  • 8:00 - 9:10 - Welcome and Introduction
  • 9:10 - 10:10 - Cem Altunbas: "University of Colorado Hospital experience with commissioning and operation of Varian TrueBeam Linac"
  • 10:10 - 10:20 - Vender
  • 10:20-10:40 - Break
  • 10:40- 11:40 - CDPHE: "Registration of MP''s and Therapy Clinic review by the State"
  • 11:40-12:10 - Steve Jones:"AAPM Proposed Membership Dues Increase"
  • 12:10 - 12:20 - Vender
  • 12:20 - 1:20 - Lunch / Chapter Business Meeting/New officer Introductions
  • 1:20 - 1:30 - Vender
  • 1:30 - 2:30 - Jerry White: ''''ACR-Clinical Implementation and Review"
  • 2:30 - 2:40 - Vender
  • 2:40 - 3:00 - Ali Kakakhel:"Commissioning a Cylindircal Teflon Phantom for Delivery Quality Assurance of SBRT Cases"
  • 3:00 - 3:30 - Roy Keys:"Open access and medical physics"

The educational objectives of this program are to understand the goals and expectations of American College of Radiology accrediting on the working clinic. Learn and understand how new Linear accelerator technology is implemented by medical physicist''s. Learn about how the State of Colorado X-ray program will determine if an individual is qualified to be and Authorized Medical Physicist and how the states inspectors will critique the radiation therapy centers.

This meeting's targeted audience includes diagnostic, therapeutic medical physicists and medical dosimetrists. This meeting anticipates approved for CAMPEP.

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