American Association of Physicists in Medicine

New England Chapter

Est. 1964

Past Meetings and Presentations

2019 Winter Meeting (Program)

SLAM COMPETITION at NEAAPM Winter Meeting 2019 [pdf]

2018 Fall Meeting (Program)

Four Points by Sheraton, Norwood, MA   Program
TG-263 Naming Conventions for Structures, Colleen Fox Download
Exposing Dose: A framework for treatment plan robustness, Adam Yock Download
Sensing with Magnetic Nanoparticles, John B. Weaver Download
MR Elastography, John B. Weaver Download
Measurement and Calculation of Doses Outside the Treatment Volume from External-beam Radiation Therapy Treatment, Eric E Klein Download

2018 Winter Meeting (Program)

UMass Lowell Conference Center, Lowell, MA   Program
Dose Escalation and Normal Tissue Sparing:  Improved Outcomes in Radiation Therapy of Prostate Cancer, Alan C. Hartford Download
Radiosensitivity Prediction: Biology, genomics, and machine learning, David Craft Download
Technology Developments for Liquid Biopsy of Cancer: improving signal to noise ratios for mutation detection, G. Mike Makrigiorgos Download

2017 Fall Meeting (Program)

The Manor, Wst Boylston, MA   Program
The Past, Present, and Future of the Physics Plan Check Process: Update from TG-275, Deborah Schofield Download
Alternative Facts in Breast Cancer Screenieng, Daniel B. Kopans Download

2016 Summer Meeting (Program)

Blue Ocean Event Center, Salisbury, MA   Program
Quantum Leap from Fee for Service to Value Based Reimbursement, James E. Hugh III Download
Reproducibility of Tube Current Modulation CT scans and Radiation Dose for Cardiac PET/CT, Mi-Ae Park Download
Radiation Safety Program Management, Michael C. Talmadge Download
Clinical Implementation and Application of Monte Carlo for Electron Beam Therapy, Yi Wang Download
FDA: Statutes, Regulations, Guidance, and Inspections, Orhan H. Suleiman Download

2016 Young Investigator Symposium (Program)

2016 Winter Meeting (Program)

2015 Winter Meeting (Program)

2015 Summer Meeting (Program)

2015 Young Investigator Symposium (Program)

2014 Winter Meeting (Program)

2014 Summer Meeting (Program)

2014 Young Investigator Symposium (Program)

2013 Fall Meeting

Dedham Hilton, MA  Program
Perspectives on Automatic Image Segmentation for Radiotherapy, Greg Sharp Download
Improving Patient Safety and Quality in Radiation Oncology, Bhisham Chera, MD Download

2013 Summer Meeting

Portsmouth, NH  Program
3D Brain Mapping for Neurosurgery, Sonia Pujol Download
Motion as perturbation: proof of concept and application to lung SBRT), Vladimir Feygelman Download
Functional Breast Imaging - A Multimodality Perspective, Qianqian Fang Download
Monte Carlo Demonstration of Small Animal in-vivo Functional And Anatomical Imaging With Neutrons, David C. Medich Download
Varian TrueBeam: The UAB experience, Richard Popple Download

2013 Young Investigator Symposium (Photos) (Program)

2013 Winter Meeting

Newton Marriott, Newton, MA Program
Making High Tech Radiotherapy Safe, Howard Amols Download
Using Systems Thinking to Improve Safety in Radiation Therapy, Nancy G. Leveson Download
Radiation Oncology Whiteboard, John Wolfgang Download

2012 Summer meeting

Advances in Breast Imaging and Therapy, and Professional Topics in Medical Physics, Providence, RI  Program
Current Topics in Radiation Oncology: Reimbursement, Documentation, Compliance and Regulatory James Hugh III Download
AAPM Licensure Update, Bob Pizzutiello, Chair AAPM Joint Medical Physics Licensure Subcommittee (JMPLSC) Download
Improving Homogeneity in Breast Radiotherapy Plans, Maria Czerminska Yulia Lyatskaya Download
After the Error: Disclosure Responsibilities and Controversies, Sue Evans Download
Quality Management for Breast Brachytherapy Dorin Todor, PhD Virginia Commonwealth University Download

2012 Young Investigator Symposium (Photos)

Stearns Auditorium Farnsworth Building 1st Floor Tufts Medical Center Program

2012 Winter Meeting (Photos)

Safety and QA in Radiotherapy and Diagnostic Radiology, Sheraton Four Points Norwood, MA Program [Word]
Incident Learning Systems in Radiation Therapy: Role of Culture and Potential Benefits Sasa Mutic, PhD, FAAPM, Washington University, St. Louis, MO Download
Quality Control and Dosimetry in the Nuclear Medicine Clinic Matt Palmer, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA Download
Quality and Safety in Stereotactic Ablative Radiation Therapy: Lessons Forgotten and Lessons Learned, Timothy Solberg, PhD, FAAPM, FACMP, UT Southwestern, Dallas , TX Download
Managing Pediatric Patient Doses with Help of SSDE Keith Strauss, FAAPM, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH Download


2011 Winter Meeting

MIT Endicott House
80 Haven St., Dedham
Program [PDF]
Deformable Regisration Using B-Splines, Greg Sharp PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital Download


2010 Fall Meeting

Publick House, Sturbridge, MA  
Linear Accelerator Quality Assurance TG-40, TG-142, Eric E. Klein, Washington University St. Louis, MO Download


2010 Summer Meeting

USS Massachusetts, Battleship Cove
Fall River, MA
Program [PDF]
Current state of multi-criteria treatment planning, D. Craft Download
Toward Minimum Practice Standards in Clinical Medical Physics, P. Halvorsen Download
Future Directions in Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation, T. Lewellen Download
Image Gently - How Can You Help?, K. Strauss Download
Small Animal Radiation Research Platform (SARRP), J. Wong Download


2010 Winter Meeting

Exchange Conference Center, Boston, MA  
Normal tissue dose in pediatric VMAT, Piotr Zygmanski Department of Radiation Oncology Brigham and Women’s Hospital Download
Applications of Advanced Phantoms for Radiation Dosimetryin CT, PET and Radiotherapy X. George Xu, Polytechnic InstituteTroy, New York Download
Managing the imaging dose during image-guided radiation therapy Martin J Murphy Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA Download
Estimating The Risk For Developing Second Cancers After Radiation Therapy, Basit S. Athar, Massachusetts General Hospital Download
Population Doses from Medical Imaging: Should we be Concerned? David J. Brenner Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY Download


2006 Winter Meeting

Sheraton Framingham Hotel, Framingham, MA  
Update on AAPM Task Group No. 127: Maintenance of Certification
Per H. Halvorsen, MS
Co-Chair, AAPM Educational Council Task Group No. 127
Non-invasive breast brachytherapy: Novel delivery techniques Piran Sioshansi, PhD Advanced Radiation Therapy, LLC Download
Image guidance techniques related to radiation oncology Robert A. Cormack, PhD Brigham and Women’s Hospital Download
Veterinary Radiation Oncology: Past, Current, and Future Chieko Azuma, PhD Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine Download

2002 - 2011 List of Meetings