ASTRO’s 2013 Annual Meeting

 

Following is a summary of the UW Department of Radiation Oncology’s activities at ASTRO’s 2013 Annual Meeting.

Saturday, September 21

Participant   Name(s) Event Title Event Type Time Location
ARRO ARRO Annual Seminar Educational Session 9:00a – 5:00p Georgia World Congress
Patel, Shilpen Young Physician Section Moderator Panel 1:00p – 5:00p Georgia World Congress
Kane, G ADROP Annual Meeting Meeting 3:00p – 5:00p Georgia World Congress
Kim, Ed Moderator: ACR Appropriateness Criteria – A Useful Practice   Tool in Radiation Oncology Panel 3:30p – 5:00p Embassy Suites
ARRO ARRO Reception Reception 6:30p – 8:30p

Sunday, September 22

Participant   Name(s) Event Title Event Type Time Location
Kusano, Aaron People Don’t Care What You Know, Until They Know You Care Keynote Address 8:00a – 9:00a Centennial II-IV
Hyatt Regency

Monday, September 23

Participant   Name(s) Event Title Event Type Time Location
Halasz, Lia 11:25a: Comparative Effectiveness of SRS versus Whole Brain   (WBRT) for Patients with Brain Metastases from NSCLC Oral Scientific Session 10:45 – 12:15pm Georgia World Congress Center
Mayr, Nina 11:45am Is Cellular Radiosensitivity Influenced by Tumor   Perfusion Status During Radiation Therapy of Cervical Cancer Oral Scientific Session 10:45 – 12:15pm Georgia World Congress Center
Mayr, Nina
Women Fac/Residents
AAWR/ASTRO: A Mentorship Panel for Women in Radiation   Oncology Luncheon 12:15p – 1:15p Georgia World Congress Center
Ford, E Panelist: Safety First: Using a ntional Patient Safety   Organization to improve the quality of care Panel 4:00p – 5:30p Georgia World Congress Center
Bowen, S Establishing dose-volume associations to grade 3+ radiation   pneumonitis incidence: implications for VMAT dose painting of lung cancer Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Gensheimer, M F Simple Rule for Prediction of Parotid Gland Sparing Early in   the Radiation Treatment Planning Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Kollar, L Solitary Fibrous Tumors: A Multidisciplinary Approach Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Nyflot, MJ Computerized End-of-planning Checks to Improve Patient Safety   Based on One Year of Near-Miss Incident Reporting Data Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Quang, T S Privilege and Immunity — An Underutilized Tool in the Quality   Improvement Program Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Trister, Andrew Gene Expression Changes At Recurrence After Radiation In   Patients with High Grade Gliomas Predicts Survival Poster 5:30 – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Amarnath SR Toxicity and Outcomes with the Use of Intensity Modulated   Radiation Therapy in Locally Advanced Lung Cancer:  The UW Experience Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Chandrasekaran S Neoadjuvant Therapy for Achieving Margin Negative Resection in   Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Chon C Primary Tracheal Malignant Neoplasms: a Single Institution   Retrospective Analysis of Treatment and Outcomes Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Fang, Christine Cardiac-Sparing Postmastectomy Proton Rad Therapy for Women   w/Stage III, Loco-Regional, Breast Cancer: A Dosimetric Comparison Study Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Gao, W Local recurrence and progression is spatially correlated with   focal pretreatment FMISO PET uptake in Head and Neck SCC Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Parvathaneni Novel Single Fraction RT approach on Merkel cell carcinoma   metastases – an update Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Parvathaneni Non Regional Distant Nodal Metastases in Merkel Cell Carcinoma   – a Common & Unappreciated Pattern of Failure Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Patel, Shilpen Clinical Outcomes of Radiotherapy for Resected Thymoma Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Patel, Shilpen Improved Survival with Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation in   Modern Cohort of Limited Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients with MRI Brain   Imaging Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Rainey D Treatment of Resectable Intrathoracic Sarcomas:A Single   Institution Experience over Twenty Years Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Richard, P Incidence and Impact of Dental Amalgam Artifact on RT Target   Volumes in Oropharyngeal & Oral Cavity Cancer Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Richard, P
Liao, J
Sun, JH
Parvathaneni
Discrepancy between 3-Dimensional Imaging and Nasoendoscopy   Exam for H & N CA: Implications for Staging and Radiotherapy Target   Delineation Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
SotteroT The Role of Radiation and Trimodality Treatment for Malignant   Pleural Mesothelimoma Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Stewart, Rob A Useful Strategy to Estimate Tolerance Doses for Normal   Tissues in Particle Therapy Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Sun, JH
Liao, J
Parvathaneni
Anatomic and Dosimetric correlation in the treatment of   Advanced Larynx Cancer – When is Brachial plexus at risk? Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Wong L-lysine in the treatment of Oral Mucositis in H&N CA   patients – A Pilot Study Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Rengan, R Comparison of Intensity-modulated Radiotherapy, Adaptive   Radiotherapy, Proton Radiotherapy, and Adaptive Proton Radiotherapy for Small   Cell Lung Cancer Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Rengan, R High BMI Associated with Worse Qauality of Life in Breast   Cancer Patients Receiving Radiotherapy Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Rengan, R Evolution of and Predictors for Pulmonary Fibrosis Following   Definitive Thoracic Radiation Therapy Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
Rengan, R
Apisarnthanarax
Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation in Extensive-stage Small-   cell Lung Cancer Poster 5:30p – 6:30p Hall B4 Georgia World Congress Center
UW RadOnc UW Alumni Reception Reception 7:00p Omni Center Hotel and Conf Ctr

Tuesday, September 24

Participant   Name(s) Event Title Event Type Time Location
Mayr, Nina Cervical Cancer Management Oral Education Session 7:45a – 9:00a Georgia World Congress
Ford, E The ASTRO/AAPM National Incident Learning System: A New way to   Improve Patient Safety Keynote Address 8:30a – 9:30a SROA Mtg: InterContinental Hotel Buckhead
Jordan, Lulu
Carlson, Josh
Continuous Safety Improvement: Near Misses in Radiation   Oncology Oral Presentation 9:45a – 10:45a SROA Mtg: InterContinental Hotel Buckhead
Fang, Christine 2:10p: Novel Method of Cardiac Sparing w/ Deep-Inspiration   Breath Hold U5tilizing Surface Electromagnetic Transponders in Women   w/Left-Sided Breast Cancer Oral Scientific Session 1:00p – 2:30p Georgia World Congress
Gensheimer 2:10p: Safety of Submandibular Gland-Sparing IMRT for H&N   Cancer Oral Scientific Session 1:00p – 2:30p Georgia World Congress

Wednesday, September 25

Participant   Name(s) Event Title Event Type Time Location
Kusano, Aaron 10:50a Measurable Improvements in Patient Safety Culture: A   First-Year Department Experience with Incident Learning Oral Scientific Session 10:30a – 12:00n Georgia World Congress Center
Zeng, J 11:20a: Patient Safety Improvement Related to Repeat   Irradiation Identified with Near-Miss Incidents Reporting Oral Scientific Session 10:30a – 12:00p Georgia World Congress Center
Ford, E 11:00a Discussant: Scientific Session JJ: Patient Safety Oral Scientific Session 10:30a – 12:00p Georgia World Congress Center
ARRO
Rengan, R
Meet the Professor Luncheon
Rengan – serves as one of the Professors
Luncheon 12:30p – 1:30 Georgia World Congress
Mayr, Nina Moderator & Organizer: Global Health & Radiation Oncology Part I:   Where is the Challenge & What Can We Do?    Radiation Onc in Latin America, India and Africa Int’l Symposium I 1:00p – 2:30p Georgia World Congress
Patel, Shilpen Discussant: Thoracic Poster Discussion Digital Poster Discussion 1:00p – 2:30p Georgia World Congress
Zeng, J Patient Safety Improvement Related to Changes in Ongoing   Radiation Treatment Plan Identified with Near-Miss Incidents Reporting Oral Scientific Session 3:00-6:00pm Georgia World Congress

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