AAPM

This page includes news coverage of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting and related medical physics content. The AAPM is a scientific and professional organization, founded in 1958, with more than 8,000 scientists whose clinical practice is dedicated to ensuring accuracy, safety and quality in the use of radiation in medical procedures, including medical imaging and radiation therapy

 

Videos | Treatment Planning | September 27, 2018

Eric Morris, a Ph.D. candidate at Henry Ford Hospital and Wayne State University, explains his project to automate...

Videos | Radiation Therapy | September 07, 2018

A discussion with Ehsan Samei, Ph.D., DABR, FAAPM, FSPIE, director of the Duke University Clinical Imaging Physics...

Blog | Treatment Planning | September 06, 2018

In July, the ITN team attended the American Association of...

Videos | Artificial Intelligence | August 23, 2018

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) President...

Cherenkov radiation imaging during radiation therapy

Cherenkov radiation imaging during radiation therapy

Blog | AAPM | August 14, 2018
Videos | Radiation Therapy | August 13, 2018

ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the innovative new technologies on the expo floor at the 2018...

Videos | Radiation Therapy | August 13, 2018

A discussion with Mahadevappa Mahesh, MS, Ph.D., FAAPM, FACR, FACMP, FSCCT, professor of radiology and cardiology...

Videos | Proton Therapy | August 10, 2018

A discussion with Matthew Freeman, Ph.D., scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico. He spoke about...

Videos | Radiomics | August 09, 2018

A discussion with Martin Vallieres, Ph.D., post-doctoral fellow at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. He spoke on...

Imalogix Brings Fluoroscopy Capabilities to Radiation Dose Management Platform
Technology | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | August 06, 2018

August 6, 2018 — Imalogix, a provider of...

Videos | AAPM | August 03, 2018

Ehsan Samei, Ph.D., DABR, FAAPM, FSPIE, director of the Duke...

Videos | Artificial Intelligence | August 01, 2018

A discussion with Steve Jiang, Ph.D., director of the medical...

Videos | Radiation Therapy | August 01, 2018

This is an example of how Cherenkov radiation glow can be collected with image intensifier cameras during...

Videos | AAPM | August 01, 2018

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) President Bruce Thomadsen, M.D., professor of medical physics...

FDA Approves New Tomosynthesis Quality Control Tests for ACR Digital Mammography QC Manual
News | Mammography | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the American College of Radiology’s (...

IBA Completes Installation of Two Proteus One Proton Therapy Systems in Japan
News | Proton Therapy | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 – IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced that they completed the first two installations of the...

MIM Software Inc. Collaborating With Radialogica to Provide Monte Carlo Dose Calculation
News | Radiation Therapy | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — MIM Software Inc. announced its intention to collaborate with Radialogica to provide an integrated,...

Varian Showcases Advanced Cancer Care Solutions at AAPM 2018
News | Radiation Therapy | July 27, 2018

July 27, 2018 — Varian announced it will be showcasing its advanced cancer care solutions, including a new version...

IBA Dosimetry Launches SmartScan Automated and Guided Beam Commissioning Solution
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | July 27, 2018

July 27, 2018 – IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the market launch of its new SmartScan solution at the...