Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Training Program (RP2110B-110321)

Dallas, TX US
November 3, 2021 to November 5, 2021

The primary focus of this CME course is to help oncology programs in both large and small centers, academic and community practice, learn about the proper implementation of a viable and effective SBRT treatment practice. Covered topics will include the evolution of SBRT from roots in image-guided tumors in the body, guidelines for proper treatment conduct, billing and compliance, physics and dosimetry of SBRT, clinical outcomes and treatment patterns in spine, liver, lung, GI and GU cancers, and description of various treatment platforms in clinical operation.

Target Audience

This course is designed for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, medical dosimetrists, administrators and radiation therapists interested in implementing SBRT into clinical practice.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Examine the rational and basic biology for delivering ablative doses of radiation to demarcated tumors using SBRT and image-guided techniques
  • Implement on or off treatment protocol based upon mature clinical dataIdentify treatment delivery options for initiating a clinical SBRT/SAbR program at both large and small centers
  • Improve hands-on skills in the identification and delivery of SBRT treatments via simulated exercises
  • Explain quality assurance and regulatory compliance requirements for implementing a clinical SBRT program.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.00 AMA
  • 16.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/05/2020
Course expires: 
04/14/2022
Event starts: 
11/03/2021 - 12:00am
Event ends: 
11/05/2021 - 11:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Available Credit

  • 16.00 AMA
  • 16.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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