Meetings and Events

Please find below details on some events which may be of interest

UK events

International events

eLearning events

Webinar

 

Events in the United Kingdom


Date to be confirmed
IMRT for gynaecological cancer workshop
The Royal Marsden, London


25 April 2018
Online Monitoring of Radiotherapy
IPEM, Manchester


12 May 2018
Mount Vernon Hospital Radiotherapy Study Day 2018
East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust


14 May 2018
Biological Basis of Cancer Therapy: Medical Physics (FRCR1)
The Christie, Manchester


14 – 18 May 2018
Radiation protection training course
The ICR, London


22 May 2018
Delivering patient-centred compassionate care: developing a culture of kindness and the radiographic workplace
ScOR, Birmingham


6 – 7 June 2018
European Oncology Convention
Excel, London


14-15 June 2018
UK Oncology Forum 2018
ACC, Liverpool


18 – 21 June 2018
The Christie Advanced Radiotherapy Summer School
The Christie, Manchester


20 – 21 June 2018
Cancer Services, Data and Outcomes Conference 2018
Public Health England (PHE), Manchester


27 June 2018
CO research day: Inspiring future academics in clinical oncology
The Christie, Manchester


2 – 4 July 2018
UKRCO: Disease and diversity
UKRCO, Liverpool


5 – 6 July 2018
Enhanced Supportive Care: Cancer Toxicity Management Conference
The Christie, Manchester


10 – 12 September 2018
RCR2018
ACC, Liverpool


17 September 2018
Recent Advances in Radiotherapy
The Royal Marsden, London


27 – 28 September 2018
Success of satellites and remote working in radiotherapy
BIR, London


6- 10 November 2018
Radiation Dosimetry, Treatment Planning and Patient Specific Dosimetry
The ICR, Sutton


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International Events


20 – 24 April 2018
ESTRO 37
Barcelona, Spain


19 – 24 July 2018
ESMO-ESO Course on Medical Oncology for Medical Students 2018
Valencia, Spain


21 – 24 October 2018
ASTRO 2018
San Antonio, United States of America


26 – 27 October 2018
ESTRO Physics Workshop – Science in Development
Malaga, Spain


6 – 9 December 2018
ESTRO meets Asia 2018
Singapore, Singapore


14 – 16 March 2019
7th ICHNO
Barcelona, Spain


26 – 30 April 2019
ESTRO 38
Milan, Italy


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e-Learning


Motion management in radiotherapy from planning CT to IGRT
Professor Marcel Van Herk discusses motion management in radiotherapy from planning CT to IGRT. Professor Van Herk gives an overview of the mid-ventilation method versus mid-position CT and discusses respiratory signal extraction. This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ meeting at the ACC in Liverpool.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Why are companies not combining drug use with Radiotherapy
Professor Chalmers in this lecture takes you through the reasons why drug companies don’t provide access to drugs for use in combination with Radiotherapy. Covering items such as radiotherapy and oncology, the lag time in initiating clinical testing of new drugs and if we can do better? This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ conference at the ACC in Liverpool. Date of Lecture: 8th November 2016.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Proton Therapy in the era of value-based health care
Professor Hahn shares his research on proton therapy in a world with an ever growing need for value-based health care. Covering the three generations of proton therapy, particle therapy across the world and lessons learned. This lecture was filmed at the ‘NCRI Cancer Conference’ conference at the ACC in Liverpool. Date of Lecture: 8th November 2016.
The Royal College of Radiologists


MR-image guided radiotherapy
In this lecture, Professor Bas Raaymakers discusses the operational and clinical merits of the 1.5 T MRI machine. He outlines how simultaneous use of the machine and radiotherapy can enable dose accumulation and allows for plan adaptation. This lecture was filmed at the BT Convention Centre, Liverpool for the NCRI Cancer Conference on 7th November 2017.
The Royal College of Radiologists


Radiation Dose Management in Computed Tomography
Radiation dose management in CT provides continuing education to health professionals on the safe and effective use of computed tomography (CT). This e-learning course explores the technical applications of patient radiation protection in CT imaging and is available to participants all around the world.
International Atomic Energy Agency


Safety and Quality in Radiotherapy
The IAEA has created e-learning program – Safety and Quality in Radiotherapy designed to provide continuing education to radiotherapy professionals regarding safety and quality in radiotherapy.
International Atomic Energy Agency


Advanced Radiotherapy
Radiotherap-e is a web-based e-learning resource produced in partnership with The Royal College of Radiologists, the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, the Society and College of Radiographers, and HEE e-Learning for Healthcare.
e-Learning for Healthcare


Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations
e-IRMER is an interactive online training resource supporting the training of NHS healthcare professionals in the Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2000 (amended 2006) (IR(ME)R).
e-Learning for Healthcare


Radionuclide Calibrator Course
The Radionuclide Calibrator e-Learning Course has been designed to support the effective use of radionuclide calibrators, in a clinical setting. It delivers the right skills and strategies when operating them, and provides a methodological approach when implementing quality assurance tasks, and identifying sources of uncertainty.
National Physics Laboratory (NPL)


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Webinar


Proton Radiotherapy 3
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Proton Radiotherapy 2
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Proton and Particle Radiotherapy
Professor Stuart Green, Dr Adrian Crellin and Hazel Pennington
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


Clinical MR Guided Radiotherapy
Professor Andy Beavis
British Institute of Radiology
1 CPD Credit


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