AAMD 42nd Annual Meeting


Confirmed presentations for the 42nd Annual Meeting include:

2017 AAMD Plan Study: Extraordinary Planning
Chris Gainer, BS, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Adaptive Radiation Therapy
Spring Kong, MD, PhD, FACR

After the Plan: Using Templates and Scripts to Improve Documentation
Grayden MacLennan, MBA, MSM, MS, CMD

Auto-Planning: The Promises, Pitfalls, and Preparations, from Multiple Points-of-View
Benjamin Nelms, PhD

Clinical Implementation of Offline Adaptive Capability
Jessica Caselli, CMD, RT(T)

Do You Have to be a RT(T) Before a CMD? The Ongoing Question.
Nishele Lenards, MS, CMD, RT(R)(T), FAAMD

Does More Software Technology Make Me More Efficient?
Mark Gooding, PhD

Dosimetric Effects of Using Generalized Equivalent Uniform Dose (gEUD) in Plan Optimization
Ontida Apinorasethkul, MS, CMD

Engineering Patient Safety in Radiation Oncology: Using Lean Principles of Human Factors Engineering
Robert Adams, EdD, CMD

Establishing an SBRT Program in a Smaller Community Cancer Center: Our Experience
Ewa Papiez, MS, MCCPM

Guidelines for Managing Radiotherapy Patients with Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices
Daniel Bailey, PhD, DABR

Hybrid VMAT/IMRT Approach to Traditional Cranio-Spinal Irradiation (CSI): A Case Study on Planning Techniques and Delivery
Catherine Cadieux, BS, CMD, RT(T)

IMRT and VMAT: A Look at Current and Future Best Practice
Anthony Magliari, MS, CMD

Introduction of Proton Planning
Kevin Sine, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Learning from Each Other- Report on ROILS
Theresa Kwiatkowski, BS, CMD, RT(T), FAAMD

Liver Radiation: Review of Pertinent Anatomy and Physiology, Functional Imaging, and Potential Future Direction
David Long, MD

MDCB Exam: Reliability & Validity
Diana Baacke, BS, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Modern Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy: Where We Are and Where We Are Going
Alexander Goughenour, CMD

On the Other Side: Optimizing Toxicity Management in Concurrent Rad-Chemo Therapy and The Role of Survivorship Programs for Head and Neck
Brent Murphy, MS, DABR

Oncology Information System Derived Indicators of Safety-Critical Events in Radiation Oncology
Pehr Hartigson, MD

Personalized Radiation Therapy through Functional Lung Avoidance and Response-Adaptive Dose Escalation (Flare RT)
Patricia Sponseller, MS, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Prone Breast, Pre-Surgery. A Case Study: The OSU Way
Lee Culp, MS, CMD, RT(T), & Karla Kuhn, CMD

Proton Therapy versus Photon Therapy: Which Treatment Sites Benefit from Which?
Stacey Schmidt, BS, CMD, RT(T)

Redefining Treatment Plan Quality
Greg Robinson, MS, CMD, RT(T)

Role of Belly Board Device in the Age of Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Pelvic Irradiation
Neil Estabrook, MD

SBRT: The Indiana University Experience...19 Years and Counting
Marvene Ewing, BS, CMD

Simultaneous Integrated Boost or Sequential Boost in the Setting of Standard Dose or Dose De-escalation for HPV Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer
Dawn Gintz, CMD, RT(T)

Start to Finish: Prone Breast
Richard Zellars, MD, & Greg Bartlett, CMD, RT(T)

The 4 Year Results of Implementing and Maintaining Contour Rounds- A Systems Redesign Project to Improve Safety and Quality in a Small Group Practice
Ronald Shapiro, MD, MBA

The Challenges of Coding and Billing for New Technology
Tamara Syverson, BS, RT(T), & Adam Brown, BS, CMD, RT(T)

The Power of Progressive Planning
David Littlejohn, CMD, RT(T)

Through the Lens of a Volunteer; Treatment Planning in People's Republic of China
Cory Neill, MS, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Treatment and the Patient Experience
Heather Salazar & Diana Featherstone

Treatment Planning Techniques for Larger Body Habitus Patients for Breast/Chestwall and Regional Lymph Nodal Irradiation
Ruth Ann Good, CMD, RT(R)(T)

Very High Energy Electrons (>100 Mev) in Radiation Therapy
Colleen DesRosiers, PhD, DABR

Lisa Carol Wojtowicz, MS, CMD

Final program is subject to change.