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Medical Dosimetry Program CMD Review

Monday, May 11 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Frank E. Anderson Conference Rooms 1-4
Main Building Room R11.1100
MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030

Course Directors

  • Mahsa Dehghanpour, M.S., Ed.D, CMD
  • Jamie Baker, M.Ed, Ph.D., CMD


To be announced


Medical Dosimetry Program CMD Review
Monday, May 11, 2015
8:30amMath Review — Dr. Dehghanpour
10:00amMorning Break
10:15amExternal Beam Parameters — Dr. Dehghanpour
12:45pmRadiobiology Review — Dr. Baker
2:15pmAfternoon Break
2:30pmBasic Physics, Rad Production & Interactions — Mr. Johnson
3:30pmProton Characteristics — TBA
4:30pmProblem Solving — Drs. Dehghanpour, Baker
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
8:30amExternal Beam Properties — Dr. Baker
10:00amMorning Break
10:15amElectron Characteristics — Mr. Johnson
12:45pmBrachytherapy — Dr. Dehghanpour
2:15pmAfternoon Break
2:30pmTreatment Planning — Dr. Baker
4:00pmQuality Assurance — Dr. Baker
4:30pmProblem Solving — Drs. Dehghanpour, Baker
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
8:30amTreatment Machines — Dr. Dehghanpour
10:00amMorning Break
10:15amRadiation Measurement — TBA
12:45pmRadiation Safety — Dr. Dehghanpour
2:15pmAfternoon Break
2:30pmWhat Else and What's New — Dr. Baker
4:30pmProblem Solving — Drs. Dehghanpour, Baker


  • Daily schedule is subject to change
  • Mock Exam packet will be distributed at conclusion of program.
  • For a vegetarian lunch, please indicate your preference on the course registration form.

Registration and Fees

Complete the Registration Form and mail in with payment to Program Office address as indicated on the form.

Full Meeting Registration $1000.00
Daily Meeting Registration $350.00
Registration includes lunches

For more Information contact the Medical Dosimetry program office at (713) 792-3455.

Hotel Information

Program Special Accommodations Rate: $149.00 per night (free daily breakfast and evening buffet included)

Marriott Residence Inn Medical Center
7710 Main Street
Houston, TX 77030

Shuttle provided from Hotel to Review.

Contact Mary Silva-Sales Manager to make a reservation
Direct Line: 713-351-1029 Fax: 713-660-8986

When making your  hotel reservation, identify yourself as an attendee of the Medical Dosimetry Review Course at th eMD Anderson Cancer Center School of Health Professions

Visit the Texas Medical Center Lodging page for information on other places to stay within close proximity to MD Anderson.

Be sure to identify yourself as a visitor of MD Anderson to get the best rates; ask if they have offer free shuttle service to our campus.

Parking Information

Parking and transportation arrangements are the responsibility of the participant. Parking is available in Garage 10 ($12 per day), located directly east of

MD Anderson Main Building
1515 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030

Visit MD Anderson's Parking page for information regarding other parking on campus.

For more information, contact Mahsa Dehghanpour, 713-792-3455 or at

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