18-19 MAY 2018

Brachytherapy for Cervix and Breast Cancer


Brachytherapy for Cervix and Breast Cancer

To provide an overview of treatments for cancers of the cervix and of the breast.

To discuss brachytherapy's role in the treatment of these cancers

To provide an overview of the differenc brachytherapy techniques, with emphasis on image guided brachytherapy.

To discuss the role of imaging during the procedure and the planning

 

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Scientific Director

  • Marjory Jolicoeur, MD

Scientific commitee

  • Talar Derashodian, MD
  • Melanie Gionet, MD
  • Thu Van Nguyen, MD
  • Marie Lynn Racine, MD
  • Joanne Alfieri, MD
  • Dany Truchon, Medical Physicist
  • Sandrine David, Medical Physicist

Speaker(s)

  • Alvaro Martinez, MD
  • David D'Souza, MD
  • Luis Souhami, MD
  • Lorraine Portelance, MD
  • Marie Lynn Racine, MD
  • Michael Yassa, MD
  • Thu Van Nguyen, MD
  • Talar Derashodian, MD
  • Joanne Alfieri, MD
  • Eric Leung, MD
  • Vanessa Samouelian, MD
  • RenĂ©e Simon, MD
  • Anabelle Marsan, Sexologist
  • Maroie Barkati, MD
  • Dany Truchon, Medical Physicist
  • Vincent Pelsser, MD
  • Shirin Enger, Medical Physicist
  • Sandrine David, Medical Physicist
  • Marjory Jolicoeur, MD
  • Deidre Batchelar, Medical Physicist

Attendees

  • Radiation Oncologists / Brachytherapists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Physicists involved in brachytherapy
  • Therapists involved in brachytherapy
  • Nurses involved in brachytherapy and patient cancer care 
  • Residents in radiation oncology

Accreditation(s)

The organizing committee has asked for the following accreditation : 

  • University of Sherbrooke
  • CAMPEP for 11.75 MPCEC hours

Location

Club Saint-James

1145 avenue Union

Montréal (Québec)

Informations

Date

May 18th and 19th 2018

Language

English

Lodging

Hôtel le Crystal: Reservation

 

Required materials

Laptop required for contouring sessions

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