Small Fields and FFF

The new DIN 6809-8 in theory and hands-on-practice

Quick facts

Venue: ICC at IBA Headquarters, Schwarzenbruck, Germany

Speakers:
Dr. Lutz Müller, Senior Physicist Director International Competence Center, IBA Dosimetry GmbH
Dr. Ndimofor Chofor, Medical Phycisist, RadioOnkologische BerufsAusübungsGemeinschaft, Strahlentherapie Leer, Germany
Dr. Hui Khee Looe, Medical Phycisist, Pius Hospital, Oldenburg, Germany

Special registration fee: EUR 290,00 excl. VAT (travel expenses need to be covered by the participant)

Maximum number of participants: 12

This course includes a short written exam on the second day and therefore qualifies for double DGMP and EFOMP Continuous Education credits.

Course program

 

Registration

This course will be held only on the following date(s):

17 November 2017 - 18 November 2017Course registration has expired

 

 

Course program

We will be offering a small lunch starting at 12:00 on Friday. Please leave a short note within the special requests field during your registration if you like to get some lunch prior to the start of this course.

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Day 1: Begin 13:00

13:00 - 14:15 Refresher: Basics of Radiation Dosimetry Dr. Lutz Müller
14:15 - 15:30 Absolute Dosimetry Protocols
- IAEA (TRS398, TRS277)
- DIN 6800
- TG 51
Dr. Ndimofor Chofor
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break  
15:45 - 17:00 Dosimetry according to DIN 6809/8 for small photon fields
Considerations for flattening-filter-free LINACs
Dr. Looe
17:00 - 18:00 Determination of the saturation correction factor Dr. Chofor
18:00 End of Day 1  


Day 2: Begin 09:00

9:00 - 10:15 Practical exercise: Absolute dosimetry according to DIN 6809/9 Dr. Chofor,
Dr. Looe,
Dr. Müller
10:15 - 11:15

Practical exercise: Determination of the saturation correction factor

Dr. Chofor,
Dr. Looe,
Dr. Müller
11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break  
11:45 - 13:00 Practical exercise: OF measurements with standard and small fields Dr. Chofor,
Dr. Looe,
Dr. Müller
13:00 End of Day 2  


Course details are subject to change without further notice.

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