2018 Workshop: Gynecological Cancer Treatment Using Image-Guided Adaptive Brachytherapy

You are invited to attend an interactive clinical workshop on image-guided adaptive brachytherapy for cervical cancer. Participants obtain comprehensive practical insight into the clinical workflow of 3-D image-guided adaptive brachytherapy for gynecologic cancer. Practical issues, constraints and solutions each participant is currently handling at their institution is discussed with emphasis on the practical aspects of implementing 3-D image-based brachytherapy for treating cervical cancers.


June 25-26, 2018
Florida Hospital Cancer Institute & Medical Plaza
Orlando, Florida
United States

Workshop Objectives:

Learn the benefits of 3D Image-Guided Adaptive Brachytherapy (IGABT) for treating cervical cancer

  • Introduction to treating cervical cancer using interstitial brachytherapy
  • Moving from 2D to 3D IGABT
  • The reasons to implement 3D IGABT in your practice
  • Imaging options (CT vs. MRI)
  • Review of society guidelines

How to Implement 3D IGABT

  • Patient selection criteria
  • Review of applicators, their assembly and reconstruction
  • Workflow and required personnel
  • Simulation and Imaging
  • Treatment Planning and Optimization
  • Physics, Quality Assurance, and Treatment Delivery
  • Multi-disciplinary treatment planning, team roles, logistics, infrastructure and learning curve

Reasons to Attend

  • Hands-on exercises
  • Observation of a live case (depends on patient availability)


Intended Audience:

HCPs that have an interest in gynecologic brachytherapy treatment, include, but may not be limited to:

  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Medical Physicists
  • Dosimetrists
  • Gynecologic Oncologists
  • Medical Resident (Medical resident can receive a 50% discount off of this workshop. Please email info@brachyacademy.com to receive your discount code.) 
June 25: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Lunch included)
June 26: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm (Breakfast & Lunch included)

Continuing Education (CE) Credits:

This meeting has applied to CAMPEP for approval of 9.5 MPCEC hours. CME credits are NOT available for this meeting. 


Event Capacity:
Only 8 seats are available for this workshop. Openings will be filled on a "first come, first served" basis.



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