DRAFT PROGRAM

Draft program as at 25th November 2019 but is subject to change without notice 

Thursday 27th February

9:00am – 12:00pm Varian User Group Meeting
1:00pm – 4:30pm

8th  Oncentra Brachy User Group Meeting

“ Put A Needle In It: Interstitial 101”

5:00pm – 7:00pm

Welcome Reception

 The Heritage Lounge, Rendezvous Hotel 

Friday 28th February

 8:00am – 8:45am  Registration 
 8:45am – 9:00am Welcome Address
 9:00am –
10:00am 

Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Treating 3B disease – use of hybrid applicators – technique

Jyoti Mayadev

Guest speaker 

Impact of new FIGO staging system on practices

Kailash Narayan

 10:00am – 10:30am Morning Tea
 10:30am – 12:30pm

 Guest speakers

Rationale of interstitial brachytherapy

Ming Yin Lin

Surgery School – Conditioning patients for cancer surgery

Hilmy Ismail

Minimally invasive surgery – Surgery for Ca Cervix/Endo

Orla McNally

Proffered Papers 

 12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch
 1:30pm – 3:00pm

Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Immunotherapy in cervix cancer

Jyoti Mayadev

PANEL 

Education in Brachytherapy

RANZCR
ASMIRT
ACPSEM

 3:00pm – 3:30pm Afternoon Tea 
 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Guest Speakers

Onco-anaesthesia

Jonathon Hillier

Electronic Breast Brachytherapy

Steven David

Intensity Modulated Gynae Applicator

Adam Yeo 

 7:00pm – 11:00pm

CONFERENCE DINNER

Taxi Kitchen

 Saturday 29th February

 8:00am – 8:30am Registration
 8:30am – 10:00am

Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Brachytherapy for Sarcoma 

Siddartha Laskar

Guest Speaker 

Seed Brachytherapy 

William Keogh

10:00am – 10:30am Morning Tea
 10:30am – 12:30pm

Guest Speakers

Biology of Prostate Cancer 

Simon Kean

Clinical Implications

Scott Williams

Global view of Brachytherapy

Representatives from Rad Onc, RT, Physics

Proffered Papers  

 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Lunch

ABG Annual General Meeting for ABG members

  1:30pm – 3:00pm

Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Paediatric Brachytherapy 

Siddartha Laskar

PANEL 

Urology 

Moderator: Sandra Turner
Special Guest: Gerard Morton
Local guests TBC

  3:00pm – 3:30pm Afternoon Tea 
  3:30pm – 5:00pm

BYO Panel

All aspects of brachy Gyn/urol/skin/breast/other

Cases submitted by audience dilemmas, technical issues, innovations

Gerard Morton
William Keogh
Jyoti Mayadev
Local guests

5.00pm  Meeting close