Radiotherapy Workstream

Radiotherapy Workshop:

Wednesday 24th October 2012 at 2.30pm,
Faculty Boardroom, B Floor,
Medical School, University of Sheffield

Session 1
Radiotherapy Research Strategy
14.30 - 14.40 Martin Robinson: Introduction

Laboratory based research
14.40 - 14.55 Chryso Kanthou: Radiotherapy and vascular targeted therapies and radiotherapy and heart vascular damage.
14.55 – 15.15 Discussion

Medical Physics
15.15 - 15.35 Stephen Tozer-Loft: Medical Physics and its contribution to radiotherapy research.
15.35 - 15.45 Rob Ireland: Helium and Xenon MRI in lung cancer.
15.45 - 15.55 Iain Wilkinson: What does MRI have to offer?
15.55 – 16.15 Discussion

Break

Session 2
Clinical Radiotherapy
16.25 - 16.35 Matthew Hatton: SABR and other accelerated dose escalated schedules for NSCLC.
Clinical Trials
16.35- 16.45 Martin Robinson & Bernie Foran: Update on Radiotherapy and head and neck cancer trials.
Radiographer Led Research
16.45 - 16.55 Heidi Probst: Radiographer led research

16.55 – 17.30 Discussion and next steps?