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Conference Schedule

  • 06 Feb
    day 1
  • 07 Feb
    day 2
  • 08 Feb
    day 3
  • 09 Feb
    day 4
7:00 - 7:05 Marcus Randall
Welcome/refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Lisa Kachnic
Locally advanced esophageal cancer: Current treatment approaches
8:05 - 9:05 B. Dino Stea
Management of skull based tumors- including SNUC, large vestibular and meningiomas
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 Brian Lally
Treatment of locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 Lisa Kachnic
The controversial role of radiation therapy in localized pancreas cancer
11:30 - 12:30 Robert Amdur
Unknown primary squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 B. Dino Stea
Management of low grade and high grade gliomas
8:05 - 9:05 Robert Amdur
Postop RT for oral cavity cancer
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 Lisa Kachnic
The changing treatment landscape in localized rectal cancer
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 B. Dino Stea
Management of brain metastases: WBRT versus SRS
11:30 - 12:30 James Welsh
Update on radiation therapy for benign diseases
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Robert Amdur
Skin cancer cases
8:05 - 9:05 Brian Lally
Treatment of early stage non-small cell lung cancer
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 Robert Amdur
Thyroid cancer for radiation oncologists
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 12:30 Ron DiGiaimo
Practical coding scenarios, reimbursement, compliance and documentation for 2018
12:30
Conference day finished
7:00 - 7:05
Refreshments
7:05 - 8:05 Brian Lally
Selected topics in the treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer and Stage IV NSCLC
8:05 - 9:05 Lisa Kachnic
Optimizing outcomes while minimizing morbidity in anal canal cancer
9:05 - 9:15
Break
9:15 - 10:15 B. Dino Stea
Sequencing and optimization of SRS and immunotherapy in metastatic melanoma to the brain
10:15 - 10:30
Break
10:30 - 11:30 Brian Lally
Re-irradiation and The Chainsmokers
11:30 - 12:30 James Welsh
Pulsed low dose-rate radiation therapy: A method for retreatment of large volume recurrences
12:30 Jim Currier
Conference dismissal
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faculty

Course Co-Directors

James E. Currier, M.D.
Frankton, IN
Marcus E. Randall, M.D.
Professor & Chair
Radiation Medicine
Markey Foundation Endowed
Chair of Radiation Medicine
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
James S. Welsh, M.D., FACRO
Loyola University
Stritch School of Medicine
Dept. of Radiation Oncology
Professor and Director of Clinical & Translational Research
Maywood, IL

Guest Faculty

Robert J. Amdur, M.D.
Professor and Residency Program Director
Rodney R. Million, M.D. Chairman’s Professorship in Radiation Therapy
University of Florida College of Medicine, Radiation Oncology
Gainesville, FL
Ron DiGiaimo, MBA, FACHE
Revenue Cycle, Inc.
Austin, TX
Lisa A. Kachnic, M.D., FASTRO
Professor and Chair, Radiation Oncology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN
Brian E. Lally, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
B. Dino Stea, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Department Head, Radiation Oncology
Clinical Medical Director, Radiation Oncology
Leon Levy Cancer Center
Tucson, AZ
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Phone: 765.610.7682
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