Mayo Clinic Practical Proton Therapy Seminar and Workshop - General Session

Scottsdale, AZ US
January 24, 2019 to January 26, 2019

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Course Directors: Martin Bues, Ph.D.; Samir H. Patel, M.D.; Jason Shen, Ph.D.; and Carlos E. Vargas, M.D.

The Mayo Clinic Practical Proton Therapy Seminar and Workshop is designed to provide a focused interactive educational experience on how to implement pencil beam scanning therapy. The seminar includes lectures on the basic principles of proton beam therapy, proton beam clinical trials, and practical discussions through case-based vignettes with experienced proton beam faculty. The interactive workshop allows for faculty to share how proton beam therapy is implemented in our clinic with hands-on demonstrations of patient immobilization at CT simulation, treatment planning and evaluation, image-guided radiation therapy, IGRT and beam delivery, including comprehensive QA.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
01/24/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
01/26/2019 - 1:30pm
Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States
+1 (800) 354-5892

The Westin Kierland Resort has reserved a limited block of luxurious rooms at a special group rate of $325 (USD) plus tax, single or double occupancy, run of house, per night. Group rates will apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates, based on group room availability. To ensure accommodations, make your reservation before December 24, 2018. Reservation requests received after 5:00 pm local time on this cut-off date will be accepted at the group rate, based on group room availability.

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Available Credit

  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.00 Attendance

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