SUN DAYS
September 22-23, 2022 // Melbourne, Florida

SUN DAYS is an in-depth educational event hosted in our Melbourne, Florida, Training Center.

You'll spend two days learning best practices for Quality Assurance from our staff Medical Physicists, all while earning credits. We are preparing a safe, socially-distanced learning environment and invite you to join us on-site.

Preview the schedule below and click the link to register. Space is limited to ensure social distancing; please register by September 8, 2022.

This meeting is approved by CAMPEP for 11.25 MPCEC hours.


September 22 Agenda

Times shown are U.S. Eastern Time.

9:30Introduction to Sun Nuclear

Luis Rivera

9:45Sun Nuclear Solutions Overview

Merrill Mann, M.S., DABR

10:00Linac Beam Modeling Errors, Small Field Considerations & Commissioning Overview Following TG-106 and MPPG5
Jason Tracy, M.S., DABR, RT(T)
11:00Break
11:15Practice on Linac Commissioning - Equipment and Software
Jennifer Hamilton, M.E., DABR
12:45Lunch
1:30Overview of the History, Theory, Design & Manufacturing of Radiation Measurement Equipment
Bill Simon, M.S., Chief Science Officer
2:45Diagnostic Imaging & RT Phantoms

Merrill Mann, M.S., DABR

3:15 Break
3:30Stereotactic Commissioning & QA Overview

Jennifer Hamilton, M.E., DABR


4:30
Stereotactic QA Demonstration
Merrill Mann, M.S., DABR
5:30Close of Educational Sessions

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September 23 Agenda

Times shown are U.S. Eastern Time.

9:00Why is Independent QA Important? Patient Specific IMRT QA
Jason Tracy, M.S., DABR, RT(T)
9:45Automating Patient & Machine QA
Merrill Mann, M.S., DABR
10:00Break
10:15Clinical Implementation of Integrated & Automated Platform for RT QA
Jessica Salazar, Ph.D., DABR, Orlando Health Cancer Institute
11:15Practice on Pre-Treatment QA — Equipment & Software
Merrill Mann, M.S., DABR
12:15Lunch
1:00In-Vivo QA Adoption in the U.S.
Jennifer Hamilton, M.E., DABR
2:00Practice on Machine QA Software — Console & In Linac
Jason Tracy, M.S., DABR, RT(T)
3:00QA Hands-on
3:30End of SUN DAYS



Join us for 2 days of learning.