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

 

RaySearch Releases New Version of RayCare OIS
Technology | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 — RaySearch has released RayCare 2A, the latest version of its flagship...

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Now Clinical With RayStation and Hyperscan
News | Treatment Planning | July 05, 2018

July 5, 2018 — MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington D.C., has begun patient treatments using the...

RayStation Users Win Inaugural Treatment Planning World Championships
News | Treatment Planning | April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018 — In the first World Championships of Treatment Planning, arranged by...

Elekta Expands Mosaiq Oncology Information System With PalabraApps
News | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | April 20, 2018

April 20, 2018 — Elekta announced that it is making a strategic investment in PalabraApps LLC to advance the...

Deep learning, artificial intelligence in radiology was the prime topic of discussion at the RSNA/AAPM symposium at RSNA 2017.

Deep learning, artificial intelligence in radiology was the prime topic of discussion at the RSNA/AAPM symposium at RSNA 2017.

Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 29, 2018

When considering potential topics for the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)/American Association of...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiation Therapy | September 08, 2017

The new Visicoil MR is a helically-wound, flexible linear fiducial marker. The Visicoil MR hollow core design and...

associate editor Jeff Zagoudis had the opportunity to interview AHRA President Jason Newmark, CRA, FAHRA, and CEO Ed Cronin.

You can watch Jeff’s entire interview with Newman and Cronin at http://bit.ly/2vI4kMc.

Blog | Proton Therapy | September 08, 2017

The ITN team recently attended the Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA)’s 45th Annual Meeting and...

Videos | Information Technology | August 22, 2017

Melissa Martin, MS, president of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), discusses her vision of...

Videos | Proton Therapy | August 21, 2017

Mark Pankuch, Ph.D., director of medical physics at the Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center, discusses the...

MedStar Georgetown Proton Center Selects RayStation for Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — The proton center at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital will utilize RayStation for planning...

First Radixact Results Presented at AAPM 2017
News | Radiation Therapy | August 10, 2017

August 10, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced that the first studies validating the benefits of the Radixact System were...

Virtual Phantoms Inc. Releases VirtualDose-IR
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | August 07, 2017

August 7, 2017 — Virtual Phantoms Inc. announced the release of VirtualDoseIR, a tool for assessing organ dose from...

News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 07, 2017

August 7, 2017 — ViewRay Inc. announced that several presentations of early clinical experience with its MRIdian...

Clinical Data Supports Use of Xoft System for Endometrial Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — Researchers presented ...

GE Healthcare to License Duke University's CT Organ Dosimetry Technology
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced that it has licensed...

Accuray Receives 510(k) Clearance for iDMS Data Management System
Technology | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Eight Proton Therapy Centers Worldwide Adopt RayStation for Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | July 21, 2017

July 21, 2017 — RaySearch Laboratories reported that eight additional...

ACR Updates Radiation Oncology and Medical Physics Guidance With ASTRO and AAPM
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 19, 2017

July 19, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) recently collaborated with professional medical societies to...

Varian, RapidPlan treatment planning software, radiotherapy, radiosurgery, AAPM 2016 research
News | Treatment Planning | September 15, 2016

September 14, 2016 — RapidPlan knowledge-based...

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