PSI Winter School for Protons 2021

from Monday, 18 January 2021 (01:05) to Thursday, 21 January 2021 (22:00)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
18 Jan 2021
19 Jan 2021
20 Jan 2021
21 Jan 2021
AM
PM
12:30
Registration (until 13:00) ()
13:00 Welcome (Introduction of faculty, logistics etc.) - Damien Charles Weber (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
13:15 A short historical overview of proton therapy - Damien Charles Weber (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
13:35 Basic physics for protons radiation - Jacobus Maarten Schippers (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
14:10 Accelerators and beam production techniques for proton therapy - Jacobus Maarten Schippers (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
15:00
Coffee-Break (until 15:10) ()
15:10 Basic radiaton biology of protons - Martin Pruschy (University Hospital Zurich)   ()
15:50 How significant are RBE variations in proton therapy? - Harald Paganetti (Massachusetts General Hospital)   ()
16:30 Second malignancies - Uwe Schneider (Klinik Hirslanden)   ()
17:00
Coffee-Break (until 17:10) ()
17:10 Treatment for skull base tumors - Damien Charles Weber (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
17:50 Pediatrics and AYA tumors treated with protons - Anita Mahajan (Mayo Clinic)   ()
13:00 Active scanning beam 1: Modulation delivery - David Meer (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
13:40 Active scanning beam 2: Controlling delivery - Martin Grossmann Handschin (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
14:05 Active scanning beam 3: Checking delivery/dosimetry - Sairos Safai (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
14:45
Coffee-Break (until 15:10) ()
15:10 Treatment planning SFUD and IMPT - Antony John Lomax (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:05 Proton therapy workflow - Jan Hrbacek (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:45
Coffee-Break (until 17:10) ()
17:10 Advancing proton therapy in lung cancer: Beyond proton bragg peak - Joe Y. Chang (The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center)   ()
17:50 GI and proton therapy - Piero Fossati (EBG MedAustron GmbH)   ()
13:00 Commissioning a new facility: Specifications - Hakan Nyström (The Skandion Clinic)   ()
13:40 Commissioning a new facility: Clinical - Anna Sara Margareta Fredh   ()
14:20 Ocular PT - Jan Hrbacek (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
14:50
Coffee-Break (until 15:20) ()
15:20 Uncertainties and their consequences - Francesca Albertini (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:00 Motion and motion mitigation - Giovanni Fattori (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:40
Coffee-Break (until 17:00) ()
17:00
Workshop 1 to 4 in parallel - 30 minutes each (until 18:30) ()
17:00 Workshop 1 - Dominic Leiser Barbara Bachtiary Nicola Bizzocchi   ()
17:30 Workshop 2 - Antony John Lomax (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
18:00 Workshop 3 - Sairos Safai (Paul Scherrer Institut) Alessandra Bolsi (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
13:00
Workshop 1 to 4 in parallel - 30 minutes each (until 13:30) ()
13:00 Workshop 4 - David Meer (Paul Scherrer Institut) Christian Bula (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
13:30 Proton therapy for adult CNS tumors - Damien Charles Weber (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
14:10 Validation methodologies for the clinical benefit of proton therapy - Johannes Langendijk (University Medical Center Groningen)   ()
14:50 Head and neck tumors treated with proton therapy - Johannes Langendijk (University Medical Center Groningen)   ()
15:30
Coffee-Break (until 16:00) ()
16:00 Technological innovation: Delivery - David Meer (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:40 Technological innovation: Imaging - Giovanni Fattori (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
17:20 Particles vs. high precision photons - Antony John Lomax (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
17:50 Closing Remarks - Antony John Lomax (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()