Advanced Imaging for Radiation Oncology – Clinical Experience with the Siemens Definition AS Open – RT Pro

Speaker: 
Jacob Gersh, PhD, DABR
Institution: 
Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute (Greer, SC)
Date: 
Apr 19, 2016
Time: 
52 minutes
Summary:
 
Join us to hear Jacob Gersh, PhD from Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute discuss the role of CT imaging in Radiation Oncology.

Who Should Attend 
Radiation oncology professionals interested in improving their understanding of: 
  • How accuracy in external skin delineation affects treatment planning as well as the methods available to mitigate inaccuracy beyond the actual FOV
  • Effects high density artifacts have on treatment planning and methods available to mitigate these effects algorithmically
  • Characteristics of a CT scan which affect the quality of digitally-reconstructed radiographs (DRRs) for use in patient alignment
  • Applicability of dual-energy CT in Radiation Oncology

View a PDF of the Q&A asked during the webinar.