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

 

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 of...
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 60th...
Technology | Radiation Therapy | July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018 — RaySearch will exhibit its latest advances in...
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 the...
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 on...
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 Linac...
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...