The ABRO-BVRO organized every two years a basic seminar dedicated on Physics. From 2017, this seminar is divided into a Basic Physics Seminar and an Advanced Physics Seminar. These two seminars are organized every two years on a rotational schedule, one year the basic seminar is organized, the other year the advanced seminar.
This year it's time for the Basic Physics Seminar. During this one day seminar, which will be held in Brussels, 4 main topics will be discussed:
- Treatment machines for external beam radiotherapy
- Interactions of photon and electron beams in water and tissues and related dosimetrical concepts
- Radiation measurement and calibration of photon and electron beams
- Treatment planning
Coordinator: S. Vynckier (UCL St.-Luc Brussels)
G. Pittomvils (UZ Gent)
N. Reynaert (Institut J. Bordet)
F. Sergent (IBA)
S. Vynckier (UCL St.-Luc Brussels)
Date: Friday 05 April 2019 from 08:30 till 17:00
Venue: Thon Hotel Brussels City Centre
Bolwerklaan 17 Avenue du Boulevard
Registration fee: junior member: 45 EUR
full member: 75 EUR
non-member*: 150 EUR (VAT excl.)
Registration fee includes: welcome coffee, 2 breaks and lunch
Registration: online possible through this link
Registration deadline: 28 March 2019
*Non-members cannot register via the website. They have to send an e-mail to our secretariat and will receive a registration form afterwards.
INAMI/RIZIV and AFCN/FANC accreditation have been requested.
The AFCN/FANC has attributed 6 hours to Radiation Oncologists for the required continuous education in radiation protection of the patient.