American Association of Physicists in Medicine

New England Chapter

Est. 1964

Old NEAAPM Website

2018 Fall Newsletter [pdf]

2018 Fall Meeting of the New England AAPM [docx]

I hope you are enjoying the end of summer! This recent heat wave has me looking ahead to the Fall. Please save the date for our final meeting of 2018. We are offering a half-day afternoon meeting that will conclude with our annual business meeting.

Date: Friday, October 12th

Time: noon – 5:30 pm

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, Norwood, MA

Hotel website:


We have a block of rooms at a discounted rate of $185.00. To take advantage of the group discount, you must register by September 11, 2018.

Tentative Schedule, subject to change:

Noon – 1:00 pm
Lunch / Registration
1 – 1:50
Colleen Fox: TG263 - Naming Conventions for Structures
1:50 – 2:40
John Weaver: Sensing Magnetic Nanoparticles and MR Elastography
2:40 – 3:20
Break / meet with vendors
3:20 – 4:00
Adam Yock: Exposing dose: A Framework for treatment plan robustness.
4:00 – 4:50
Eric Klein : TG158 - Measurement and calculation of doses outside the treated volume from external-beam radiation therapy– DOs and DON’Ts
4:50 – 5:20
Annual business meeting

Hope to see you there!

Lindsey Berkowitz
NEAAPM President


Meeting Registration
NEAAPM members Non-NEAAPM Members Post-Doc & Residents Students
Until Oct 1,
early registration
$0, Students can register early by sending email to Ileana Iftimia at
After Oct 1
and "on-site" registration
$40 $60 $25 $15




  Board Meeting
Board Meeting

Front row:

  Stephen Amadon, Treasurer
Ileana Iftimia, 2018 Secretary
Julie Hudson, 2017 Secretary
Carla Bradford, 2017 Immediate Past President
Jess Hiatt, Corporate Membership Chair
Lindsey Berkowitz, 2017 President Elect

Back row:

  Martin Fraser, Meeting Coordination Chair
Joseph Killoran, Nomination Committee Chair
Greg Sharp, 2017 President
Fred Fahey, Board Representative
David Gladstone, 2018 President Elect
Jacek Kukluk, Computer Science Chair
Nolan Gagne, Officer at Large