Medical Dosimetry Program CMD Review

Monday, May 9 to Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Frank E. Anderson Conference Rooms 5 to 8
Main Building Room R11.1100
MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030

Course Directors

Instructors

  • Jennifer Johnson
  • Meena Khan
  • Adam David Melancon

Schedule

Medical Dosimetry Program CMD Review
Monday, May 9, 2016
8 a.m.Registration
8:30 a.m.Math Review: Dehghanpour
10 a.m.Morning Break
10:15 a.m.External Beam Parameters: Dehghanpour
11:45 a.m.Lunch
12:45 p.m.Radiobiology Review: Baker
2:15 p.m.Afternoon Break
2:30 p.m.Basic Physics, Rad Production & Interactions: Johnson
3:30 p.m.Proton Characteristics: Khan
4:30 p.m.Problem Solving: Dehghanpour, Baker
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
8:30 a.m.External Beam Properties: Baker
10 a.m.Morning Break
10:15 a.m.Electron Characteristics: Johnson
11:45 a.m.Lunch
12:45 p.m.Brachytherapy: Dehghanpour
2:15 p.m.Afternoon Break
2:30 p.m.Treatment Planning: Baker
4 p.m.Quality Assurance: Baker
4:30 p.m.Problem Solving: Dehghanpour, Baker
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
8:30 a.m.Treatment Machines: Dehghanpour
10 a.m.Morning Break
10:15 a.m.Radiation Measurement: Melancon
11:45 a.m.Lunch
12:45 p.m.Radiation Safety: Dehghanpour
2:15 p.m.Afternoon Break
2:30 p.m.What Else and What's New: Baker
4:30 p.m.Problem Solving: Dehghanpour, Baker

NOTES:

  • Daily schedule is subject to change
  • Mock Exam packet will be distributed at conclusion of program.

Registration and Fees

Complete the Registration Form (pdf) and mail it in with your payment to the Program Office address as indicated.

Full Meeting Registration $1000.00
Daily Meeting Registration $350.00

Registration includes lunch each day. For vegetarian lunch, please indicate your preference on the course registration form.

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

Hotel Information

Program Special Accommodations Rate: $159.00 per night (free daily breakfast and evening buffet included)

Marriott Residence Inn Medical Center
7710 Main Street
Houston, TX 77030
713-351-1399

Shuttle provided from Hotel to Review.

Contact Mary Silva-Sales Manager to make a reservation
E-mail: Mary.Silva@marriott.com
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 the MD 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 at 713-792-3455 or mdehghan@mdanderson.org.