Program Description: 

The Radiation Oncology Department is deeply committed to the education of future generations of radiation oncology professionals. Our programs provide education and training in the principles and practice of radiation therapy and medical physics.  This conference is intended to expose physicians to subspecialized case studies as applied to research based outcomes, new technologies, and treatment concepts. 

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • APP
  • Physics
  • Medical physicist
  • Physics resident
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Recognize and understand the importance of the multidisciplinary approach to the care of my cancer patients
  • Identify concurrent therapies to be used with radiation to achieve the best outcome for the cancer patient
  • Assess the significance of new radiation approaches and technologies for the treatment of various cancer patients based on research and clinical outcomes
  • Determine the optimal radio-therapeutic techniques for individual cancer patients with the utilization of new technologies
  • Improve the quality and safety of patient radiation therapy treatments, while utilizing available tools and data and optimizing mortality rates and treatment outcomes
  • Identify non-radiation approached to the cancer patient
  • Assess emerging data and technical information regarding changes and progress in the radio-therapeutic management of all forms of cancers from typical to atypical


Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Xiaojian Chen, PhD
  • Candice Johnstone, MD, MPH
  • Joshua Corteville, MD
  • Christina Small, MD
  • Michael Straza, MD, PhD
  • John Longo, MD
  • Sara Beltran Ponce, MD
  • Elizabeth Gore, MD
  • Colleen Lawton, MD
  • Monica Shukla, MD
  • Kristofer Kainz, PhD
  • An Tai, PhD
  • William Hall, MD
  • Joseph Bovi, MD
  • Saryleine Ortiz de Choudens, MD
  • Adam Currey, MD
  • Malika Siker, MD
  • Amber Retzlaff, MD
  • Slade Klawikowski, PhD
  • Ciani Ellison, MD
  • Jason Rownd, PhD
  • Meena Bedi, MD
  • Eanas Omari, PhD
  • Katie Livingston, MD
  • Doug Prah, PhD
  • Selim Firat, MD
  • Mus Awan, MD
  • Beth Erickson, MD

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

X. Allen Li, PhDElekta ABEducational Speaker
 Accuray IncEducational Speaker


Jodi Franklin
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-4488
ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Session date: 
05/24/2021 - 7:30am to 8:30am CDT
Froedtert Hospital
Virtual Meeting - Specialty Clinics Building; 3rd Floor; Radiation Oncology Conference Room
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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