Schedule & Preliminary Programme

Wednesday  15.5.2019

 13:30 - 18:30     VMAT Teaching course  (fully booked / registration closed)

Thursday    16.5.2019

08:30 - 13:00     VMAT Teaching course    (fully booked / registration closed)
15:00 - 17:00     Industry Side Event (Varian)    (fully booked / registration closed)

19:00                  Welcome Reception

FRIDAY          17.5.2019

07:45                 Registration
08:30 - 12:00    Scientific Sessions
                           Physics in Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
                           Physics in Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy (Planning):  
                                                                                  - "How VMAT revolutionized photon-radiotherapy - and what is its future perspective"  (A. Fogliata, Milano/ITA)
                                                                                  -  Proffered papers
12:00 - 13:30    Lunch Break
13:30 - 17:00    Scientific Sessions
                           Physics in Diagnostic Radiology:  - "Challenges in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Tomography" (U. Reiter, Graz/AUT)
                                                                                      -  Proffered papers
                           Physics in Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy (Dosimetry and various topics)

17:00 - 18:00     ÖGMP Members Meeting

19:30                  Conference Dinner

SATURDAY      18.5.2019

07:45                 Registration
09:00 - 13:00    Scientific Sessions
                           Medical Physics in Diagnostic Radiology
                           Radiation Protection & Various topics
                           Physics in Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy (Dosimetry):  - "Small field dosimetry – challenges, guidelines, practical issues" (B. Casar, Ljubljana/SLO)
                                                                                                                                          -  Proffered Papers

 

Highlights

Key Note Lectures:
We are very proud to announce renowned speakers with scientific talks on different fields of Medical Physics:

Antonella Fogliata (Milano, Italy):    "How VMAT revolutionized photon-radiotherapy - and what is its future perspective"
Božidar Casar (Ljubljana, Slovenia):  "Small field dosimetry – challenges, guidelines, practical issues"
Ursula Reiter (Graz, Austria):              "Challenges in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Tomography"

Associated Events / Side Events

SRS/SRT Workshop – HyperArc: Thu., May 16th, 15:00 - 17:00h (please note: this event is fully booked, registration is not possible anymore)
Varian Medical Systems offers this workshop to all interested participants (at no charge). It will be held at the  University Clinic of Graz, nearby the conference venue and will include a live-demo of HyperArc.
Registration for this event can be found here.