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Thursday, February 24, 2022 — CERVICAL CANCER

 

10:00 am

Welcome

Beth Erickson, MD, FABS
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

 

10:10 am
SA-CME

Updates in Gynecologic Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer

Moderator:

Beth Erickson, MD, FABS
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

Speakers:

ASTRO Guidelines
Junzo Chino MD
Duke University Medical Center – Durham, NC

EMBRACE Study
Kari Tanderup MD
Aarhus University Hospital – Aarhus, Denmark

 

11:20 am

Keynote Speaker: Global Brachytherapy

Onyi Balogun MD
Weill Cornell Medicine – New York, NY

 

11:40 am

Lunch Break

 

12:15 pm
SA-CME

Practical Applications of Brachytherapy

Moderator:

Akila Viswanathan, MD, FABS
Johns Hopkins Medicine – Baltimore, MD

Speakers:

Tandem & Ring
Beth Erickson MD, FABS
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

Jason Rownd, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

Hybrid Applicator
Scott Glaser MD
City of Hope – Duarte, CA

 

1:25 pm
SA-CME

Brachytherapy Advances

Starting a Brachytherapy Program: Logistics, Safety, Minimizing Risk

Moderator:

Gita Suneja
The University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT

Speakers:

Jyoti Mayadev, MD
University of California San Diego – La Jolla, CA

Taylor Whaley, MD
TN Oncology – Chattanooga, TN

 

2:20 pm

Exciting Innovations in Brachy

Moderator:

Beth Erickson, MD, FABS
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

Speakers:

Akila Viswanathan, MD, FABS
Johns Hopkins Medicine – Baltimore, MD

Xun Jia, PhD
UT Southwestern Medical Center – Dallas, TX

 

Friday, February 25, 2022 — ENDOMETRIAL AND VAGINAL CANCER

 

10:00 am

Welcome

Akila Viswanathan, MD, FABS
John Hopkins Medicine - Baltimore, MD

 

Endometrial Cancer

10:10 am
SA-CME

Brachytherapy Updates for Endometrial Cancer

Moderator:

Gita Suneja, MD
The University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT

Speakers:

Early Stage Endometrial Cancer
Eric Donnelly, MD
Northwestern Memorial Hospital – Chicago, IL

Locally Advanced Endometrial Cancer
Kevin Albuquerque, MD
UT Southwestern Dallas – Dallas, TX

 

11:20 am
SA-CME

Vaginal Brachytherapy Planning

Moderator:

Beth Erickson, MD, FABS
Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI

Speakers:

Applicator Selection (including multichannel) & Insertion Techniques
Shruti Jolly, MD
University of Michigan Medical Center – Ann Arbor, MI

Dose Specification and Planning: Single and Multichannel
Joann Prisciandiaro, PhD
The University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI

 

12:20 pm

Lunch Break

 

12:50 pm
SA-CME

Difficult Cases in Endometrial Cancer

Moderator:

Akila Viswanathan, MD, FABS
Johns Hopkins Medicine – Baltimore, MD

Speaker:

Inoperable Endometrial Cancer: Applicator Selection/Insertion Techniques, Planning and Outcomes
Yasmin Hasan, MD
University of Chicago Medical Center – Chicago, IL

 

1:30 pm

Practical Tips for Insertion and Planning in Difficult Scenarios

Moderator:

William Small, MD
Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University – Maywood, IL

Speakers:

Andrzej Wojcieszynski, MD
University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA

Lara Hathout, MD, PhD
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ – New Brunswick, NJ

 

Vaginal Cancer

2:25 pm
SA-CME

Brachytherapy Treatment Planning for Vaginal Cancer

Moderator:

Gita Suneja, MD
The University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT

Speakers:

GEC-ESTRO Vaginal Contouring
Remi Nout, MD
Erasmus MC Rotterdam – Leiden, Netherlands

Template-based Interstitial Brachytherapy: Applicator Selection, Insertion Techniques Using CT- or MR-Based Imaging & Treatment Planning
Kristin Bradley MD
University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI

 

3:25 pm
SA-CME

Brachytherapy Complications and Their Management

Moderator:

Ann Klopp, MD, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center – Houston, TX

Speakers:

Sushil Beriwal, MD, FABS
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center – Wexford, PA

Diandra Ayala-Peacock, MD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine – Nashville, TN

Anamaria Yeung, MD
University of Florida – Gainesville, FL

 

4:30 pm

Meeting Adjourns