13-14 NOV 2020

Brachytherapy: pushing the limits of ablative therapy

  • 07:30 - 08:00

    Breakfast

  • 08:00 - 08:10

    Welcome talk

  • 08:09 - 11:30

    Session I: Breast Cancer

    Moderator : Marjory Jolicoeur, MD
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  • 08:10 - 08:40

    Session I: Breast

    Outcomes of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation

    Moderators : Marjory Jolicoeur, MD & Marie Duclos, MD
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  • 08:40 - 09:00

    Session I: Breast

    APBI with Brachytherapy

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  • 09:00 - 09:20

    Session I: Breast

    APBI before Breast Conservating Surgery

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  • 09:20 - 09:40

    Session I: Breast

    Pain Control During Breast Implant

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  • 09:40 - 10:00

    Session I

    Second Conservative Treatment with HDR Brachytherapy for Breast Recurrence

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  • 10:00 - 10:20

    Coffee Break

  • 10:20 - 10:40

    Session I: Breast

    Physic's View on APBI: Which Technic for Which Patient?

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  • 10:40 - 11:00

    Session I: Breast

    Radiobiology for APBI: What do we know?

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  • 11:10 - 11:30

    Session I: Breast

    Breast Brachytherapy cases: Interactive session

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  • 11:30 - 12:20

    Mini Workshops Part I

    Each workshop lasts 40 minutes. Each participant may take up to 2 workshops. The breast implant workshop is given in 2 parts. If you take it in the morning, you have to continue with the second part in the afternoon.

     

    Hands on Breast Implant, part 1
    • At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to:
    • Discuss pre-brachetherapy imaging
    • Evaluate the feasability of the implant
    • Discriminate between applicator or a multicatheter implant
    Marjory Jolicoeur & Dany Truchon  
    Hands on Prostate Implant
    • At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Analyze the needle placement for an optimal dosimetry
    Alvaro Martinez  
     Contours and Dosimetry for Prostate Cancer 
    •  At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Discuss the imaging for the implant and the dosimetry
    • Discuss the benefit of a DIL boost
    • Analyze the IPSA dosimetry and its weaknesses
    Talar Derashodian & Andre-Guy Martin  
     Liver Brachythrapy
    •  At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Discriminate between the different available applicators
    • Discuss dosimetry
    • Analyze the feasability of the implant
     Stefanie Corradini  

     

  • 12:20 - 13:50

    Lunch and poster viewing

  • 13:50 - 14:10

    Session II: Aging and Brachytherapy

    Influence of age on Brachytherapy Outcome

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  • 14:10 - 14:30

    Session II: Aging and Brachytherapy

    Can a patient be too old for brachytherapy

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  • 14:30 - 14:50

    Session II: Aging and Brachytherapy

    Influence of Age on Brachytherapy Outcomes: Interactive Session

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  • 15:29 - 17:59

    Session III: Young investigators

    Session III ; Young investigators

    Moderator : Cynthia Ménard, MD
  • 15:30 - 16:30

    Session III: Young investigators

    Oral presentations

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  • 16:30 - 17:10

    Mini Workshops Part II

    Each workshop lasts 40 minutes. Each participant may take up to 2 workshops. The breast implant workshop is given in 2 parts. If you take it in the morning, you have to continue with the second part in the afternoon.

     

    Hands on Breast Implant, part 1
    • At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to:
    • Contour the breast CTV
    • Perform catheter reconstruction and dosimetry
    • Analyze the pros and cons of this technique
    Marjory Jolicoeur & Dany Truchon  
    Hands on Prostate Implant
    • At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Analyze the needle placement for an optimal dosimetry
    Alvaro Martinez  
     Contours and Dosimetry for Prostate Cancer 
    •  At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Discuss the imaging for the implant and the dosimetry
    • Discuss the benefit of a DIL boost
    • Analyze the IPSA dosimetry and its weaknesses
    Talar Derashodian & Andre-Guy Martin  
     Bladder Brachythrapy
    • At the end of this activity, the participant will be able to
    • Discriminate between the different available applicators
    • Discuss dosimetry
    • Analyze the feasability of the implant
     Bradley Pieters  

     

  • 18:30 - 22:00

    Dinner

  • 07:30 - 08:00

    Breakfast

  • 07:59 - 09:00

    Session IV: Gyn

    Moderators : Anne Sophie Gauthier Paré, MD & Eric Leung, MD
  • 08:00 - 08:05

    Opening

  • 08:00 - 08:20

    Section IV Gyn

    Brachytherapy for vaginal cancer

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  • 08:20 - 08:40

    Section IV Gyn

    Image guided HDR Brachytherapy for vaginal cancer

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  • 08:40 - 09:00

    Section IV Gyn

    Difficult Implants of Cervical Cancers

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  • 08:59 - 10:00

    Session IV ; Physic's Corner

    Moderators : Sandrine David, Physicienne médical & Shirin Enger, Physicienne médical
  • 09:00 - 09:20

    Session V: Physic's corner

    Inverse Treatment Planning in Brachytherapy

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  • 09:20 - 09:40

    Session V: Physic's corner

    What is the future of inverse planning?

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  • 09:40 - 10:00

    Session V: Physic's corner

    HDR Prostate Dosimetry: Is The Solution Related to the Implant or to the Physicit

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  • 10:00 - 10:30

    Coffee break

  • 10:29 - 12:00

    Session V1: Miscellaneous indications of brachytherapy
  • 10:30 - 11:00

    Session IV: Other indications of brachytherapy

    Brachytherapy for Penile Cancer

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  • 11:00 - 11:30

    Session IV: Other indications of brachytherapy

    Interstitial Brachytherapy for Bladder Cancer

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  • 11:30 - 12:00

    Session IV: Other indications of brachytherapy

    Insterstitial HDR Brachytherapy for Liver Tumors

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  • 12:00 - 13:10

    Lunch Break

  • 13:09 - 14:50

    Session VII: Prostate cancer
  • 13:10 - 13:30

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    Long Term outcomes of the HDR brachytherapy boost

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  • 13:30 - 13:50

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    Prostate Monotherapy: Outcomes of the Single Fraction Regimens

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  • 13:50 - 14:10

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    What is the Problem with the One Fraction Monotherapy

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  • 14:10 - 14:30

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    Long Term side effects of HDR Brachytherapy for localised Prostate Cancer

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  • 14:30 - 14:50

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    Focal HDR Brachytherapy

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  • 14:50 - 15:20

    Coffee Break

  • 15:20 - 15:30

    Session VII: Prostate cancer

    HDR Brachytherapy for Local recurrence

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  • 15:29 - 18:00

    Session VIII: Debates
  • 15:30 - 15:45

    Session VIII: Debates

    HDR Monotherapy: Single vs Multiple Fractions

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  • 15:45 - 16:00

    Session VIII: Debates

    Debate: HDR Monotherapy vs SABR

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  • 16:00 - 17:50

    Session VIII: Debates

    Plenary Session

    Moderator : Marjory Jolicoeur, MD
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