Events 2018

Networking opportunities for radiation oncology staff

Paediatric Radiation Oncology Study Morning

Upcoming event 11th August 2018 (8:10am-12:30pm)

This promises to be a great education session and a fantastic CPD opportunity. Keynote Speakers include Dr Mandy Taylor (Radiation Oncologist), Dr Joshua Dass (Radiation Oncologist) and Prof. Roger Hart (Fertility Specialist).

Proudly supported by the WA Department of Health, Cancer and Palliative Care Network and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Radiation Oncology Department.

Venue: Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

Registration: Register your interest today via this link (contact organiser for password).

Past events

Medical Imaging Workshop: Principles, Practice & Pioneering

16-17 February 2018

A multidisciplinary panel of international, interstate and local speakers explored all aspects of medical imaging and was suitable for DIMP, ROMP & RT trainees and experienced practitioners alike.

It was supported by the WA Department of Health, Cancer and Palliative Care Network, Australasian College of Physical Scientists & Engineers in Medicine, the University of Western Australia Medical Physics Research Group and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

Friday 16 February Medical Imaging for Physicists

  • A grounding in the physics of diagnostic image generation, properties of each modality and data handling. 
  • Exploring the role of new radiopharmiceuticals for diagnostic and therapeutical purposes. 
  • How do you do a CAT scan on a rat? Discovering the challenges of Imaging in pre-clinical research.

Saturday 17 February Imaging Applications in Radiotherapy

  • A more clinical radiotherapy based program covering current practice, novel techniques and future directions of imaging throughout the radiotherapy pathway. 
  • In the age of image guidance it is often easy to forget about the role of imaging before and after treatment. 
  • Illustrated with examples of best practice, reports on projects etc. 

Venue: Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.