Meeting Announcement

2016 Spring Meeting

April 15, 2016

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center

3060 South Kinney Coulee Road, Onalaska, WI, 54650

 

 

The NCC-AAPM will hold its 2016 Spring Meeting on Friday April 15.

 

Location & Lodging

The location is the Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center near La Crosse WI.  Please see the chapter meeting page for details about location and lodging.

 

Call for Speakers

The deadline to request a talk at the meeting has passed.

 

Meeting Registration

Please register for the meeting with the on-line tool on the chapter meeting page.

You may also pay on-site with a credit card, check, or cash, but the late registration rate will apply.

The deadline for early registration is on or before Sunday, April 3;  registration after 4/3/16 is an additional $10.

 

Continuing Education

Application has been made to CAMPEP for 3.75 CE credits.

 

Educational objectives for the 2016 Spring Meeting include considerations related to:

 

o   Enhancing the value of the medical physicist through AAPM initiatives

 

o   Innovations in LINAC vault designs

 

o   MLC modeling and optimization of the dosimetric leaf gap

 

o   Radiation safety considerations in Y-90 procedures

 

o   Molecular imaging in radiation oncology

 

o   How to set up a STEM booth for hight school students interested in science

 

o   Findings from a Young Investigator Competition and general discussion germane to the medical physics and medical dosimetry professions. 

 

Chapter meetings feature scientific, professional, and educational talks for physicists and dosimetrists in radiation therapy, diagnostic radiology, and health physics.

 

Regular NCC meetings are wholly supported by member/vendor annual dues and by meeting registration fees.

 

Invite for Corporate Sponsors

Vendors are invited to participate in the Spring Meeting with an exhibit booth or table. Becoming a corporate member entitles you to attend the Spring and Fall chapter meetings.  More details are available at the chapter URL ( http://chapter.aapm.org/nccaapm/ ). 

 

Contact Us!

For questions about the agenda, location details, or to request a talk, please contact the Chapter President, Casey Abing.

For questions about the registration process or about corporate sponsorship, please contact the Chapter Secretary-Treasurer, Wes Culberson.

Thank you!

 

Wes Culberson

NCC-AAPM Secretary-Treasurer

wsculberson@wisc.edu

608-262-6320

 

Casey Abing

NCC-AAPM President

cbabing@gundersenhealth.org