53rd SSRMP Annual Meeting

from Thursday, 21 November 2019 (09:00) to Friday, 22 November 2019 (18:00)
Paul Scherrer Institute

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
21 Nov 2019
22 Nov 2019
09:00 --- Registration ---
10:00 --- Opening Remarks ---
Session I: Image Guidance - Chair: Prof. Philippe Cattin (until 11:30) ()
10:15 Targeting arteriovenous malformations without an invasive head ring - A new software prototype - Daniel SCHMIDHALTER (Division of Medical Radiation Physics and Department of Radiation Oncology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern, Switzerland.)   ()
10:30 Motion management and dose reconstruction for MRI guided cardiac radiosurgery - Stefanie EHRBAR (Radiation Oncology Department, Universitätsspital Zürich, Switzerland)   ()
10:45 Benefit of adaptation in MR-guided radiotherapy of lesions in the abdomen - Ms Manon SPANIOL (Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Zurich and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland)   ()
11:00 Time-Resolved 4DMRI - Dr Christoph JUD (University of Basel)   ()
11:15 Ultrasound-based Lung Motion Modelling - Ms Alina GIGER (Center for medical Image Analysis & Navigation, University of Basel, Allschwil, Switzerland; Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Basel, Allschwil, Switzerland)   ()
11:30 --- Invited Speaker Prof. Rob Coppes: The use of tissue resembling organoids to predict prevent and repair radiation responses ---
Session IV: Dosimetry II - Chair: Dr. Daniel Vetterli (until 09:45) ()
09:00 Calibration and verification of dosimeters for high energy electron and photon radiation at METAS 22 MeV accelerator - Dr Peter PEIER (METAS)   ()
09:15 Chemical radiation dosimetry in magnetic fields: Characterization of a Fricke-type chemical detector in 6 MV photon beams and magnetic fields up to 1.42 T - Maria TRACHSEL (Federal Office of Metrology METAS)   ()
09:30 Quality Assurance of a new accelerator with an integrated MR system - Dr Mariangela ZAMBURLINI (Klinik für Radio-Onkologie, UniversitätsSpital Zürich)   ()
Session V: Radiology - Chair: Dr. Daniel Vetterli (until 10:45) ()
09:45 Online tool for fast and accurate assessment of radiation dose received by the fetus in CT - Dr Natalia SALTYBAEVA (University Hospital Zurich)   ()
10:00 Development of semi-classical Monte Carlo techniques for the simulation of clinical grating interferometry breast CT modules - Mr Stefan TESSARINI (Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University and ETH Zürich, 8092 Zürich, Switzerland; Swiss Light Source, Paul Scherrer Institut, 5232 Villigen, Switzerland)   ()
10:15 Longitudinal radiomics using CBCT for prognosis in non-small cell lung cancer - Dr Janita VAN TIMMEREN (The D-Lab: Decision Support for Precision Medicine, GROW - School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, the Netherlands)   ()
10:30 Evaluation, comparison, and optimization of the effects of manual versus software-automated protocols on radiation dose and image quality in simulated paediatric chest computed tomography - Dr Luca BELLESI (EOC) Dr Gianluca ARGENTIERI (Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale – IIMSI - Servizio di Radiologia del Sottoceneri - Ospedale Civico Lugano)   ()
10:45 --- Coffee break ---
11:15 --- Invited Speaker Prof. Thomas Bortfeld: Democratizing proton therapy ---
12:15 --- Lunch ---
Session II: Miscellanea - Chair: Sheeba Thengumpallil (until 14:45) ()
13:30 Impact of electromagnetic stray radiation in the hyperthermia treatment room - Mr Dietmar MARDER (Kantonsspital Aarau, RadioOnkologieZentrum KSA-KSB) Mr Denis OVCARI (Kantonsspital Aarau, RadioOnkologieZentrum KSA-KSB)   ()
13:45 Clinical impact of metallic surgical clips in superficial radiative hyperthermia - Dr Maud JACCARD (Geneva University Hospital)   ()
14:00 Evaluation of a MR compatible phantom for patient specific QA - Ms Yasaman SAFARKHANLO (University of Zurich and UniversitätsSpital Zürich)   ()
14:15 Characterization of 3D spatial integrity on a 0.35T MR-LINAC - Dr Bertrand POUYMAYOU (Radiation Oncology Department, Universitätsspital Zürich, Switzerland)   ()
14:30 Tomotherapy implementation and integration in RayStation: one year-experience. - Michele ZEVERINO (Institute of Radiation Physics, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland)   ()
Session III: Dosimetry I - Chair: Dr. Sheeba Thengumpallil (until 15:30) ()
14:45 First Voxel-wise Prediction of Post-therapy Dosimetry for 177Lu-PSMA I&T Therapy - Song XUE (Dept. Nuclear Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland)   ()
15:00 EPR dosimetry in the radiotherapy dose range using a benchtop spectrometer: Dose uncertainties for alanine and lithium formate dosimeters. - Mr Sebastian HÖFEL (Department of Chemistry and Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology, University of Konstanz, Germany)   ()
15:15 Dosimetric procedures for FLASH-RT biological experiments - Patrik JORGE (IRA)   ()
15:30 --- Coffee break ---
16:00 --- Invited Speaker Prof. Gunther Dissertori: From Particle Physics to (Bio-)Medical Imaging: A personal travelogue ---
16:45 --- General Assembly ---
18:30 --- Apéro starting from 6pm ---
20:00 --- Social Event ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
Session VI: Protons - Chair: Francesca Belosi (until 14:30) ()
13:15 Combined proton-photon treatments: How can limited proton slots be optimally distributed over a patient cohort? - Mr Nicolas LOIZEAU (Department of Physics, University of Zürich, Switzerland)   ()
13:30 Simultaneous optimization of photon, electron and proton beams - Hannes LÖBNER (Division of Medical Radiation Physics and Department of Radiation Oncology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Switzerland)   ()
13:45 The importance of the Monte Carlo physics settings for simulations in proton therapy - Carla WINTERHALTER (1 Division of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, M13 9PL, Manchester, UK; 2 The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, M20 4BX, Manchester, UK)   ()
14:00 Liver Ultrasound as a predictor for online proton 4D dose distributions in lung tumours - Ms Miriam KRIEGER (PSI)   ()
14:15 Impact of interfractional deformable image registration variations for proton therapy of lung cancer treatments - Ms Lena NENOFF (Paul Scherrer Institute, Center for Proton Therapy, Switzerland; Department of Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland)   ()
14:30 --- Closing Remarks ---
14:45 --- Coffee break & Group organisation for the guided tour ---
15:00 --- Center for Proton Therapy - Guided tour ---