Exhibitions, Meetings and Symposia
Advanced Radiotherapy Summer School
11th - 14th July, The Christie Education Centre
The Christie Advanced Radiotherapy Summer School is an opportunity to learn about recent advances in radiotherapy from leading practitioners in the field.
The Christie is one of Europe’s largest cancer hospitals treating in excess of 40,000 patients per annum and has Europe’s largest radiotherapy department, with 16 linacs. It was chosen by the National Health Service as one of the two UK proton therapy sites (NHS investment of £250m) and will start treating patients in 2018.
AAPM Annual Meeting
31st July - 4th August, Walter E. Washington Convention Center
The theme for 2016 and the AAPM Annual Meeting is “Communicating our Value. Improving our Future.” This year's program will be held in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The education program and professional program will offer an excellent opportunity to gain practical knowledge on emerging technical and professional issues. The scientific program will feature the latest research in the physics of medical imaging and radiation therapy, including a major focus on the increasing integration on advanced imaging technologies in the guidance of medical therapeutics.
International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference
9th - 11th September, Sheffield Hallam University
The organisers are delighted to invite you to Sheffield Hallam University’s City Campus for the inaugural International Radiographer Advanced Practice Conference (LTWRAP) in September 2016. ‘Leading the Way’ is the overarching conference theme.
Within this we have a number of sub-themes shaping the conference programme
- terminology harmonisation
- international perspectives on advanced practice
- managing an advanced practice service
- scope of practice and role creep
- impact on practice/service
- advanced practice research