Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group

An organisation for those interested in proton, light ion and heavy charged particle radiotherapy

PTCOG Publications Subcommittee

The PTCOG Publications Subcommittee was authorized at the PTCOG 46 Steering Committee Meeting.

The fully-formed Publications Subcommittee consists actually of the following persons:

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Members  Greg Sharp
  Katia Parodi
  Brad Kreydick
  Takashi Ogino
  Hsiao-Ming Lu
  Mark Pankuch
  Marco. Schwarz
  Ron Zhu
  Bijan Arjomandy
  Chris Beltran
  Joe Chang
  Alejandro Mazal
  Jason Dixon
  Huan Giap
De Facto Members Marco Durante (PTCOG Chairman)
  Jay Flanz (Past PTCOG Chairman)
  Martin Jermann (PTCOG Secretary)

The PTCOG Publications Subcommittee: How it started, find in the Publications Subcommittee report of May 2008.

Please contact one of the Chairpersons for suggestions/contributions to tasks of the Publications Subcommittee.

 

Task Group I :Shielding Design and Radiation Safety of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities.

In 2010 the PTCOG Publications Subbommittee Task Group, chaired by Nisy Ipe, Consultant Shielding Design, Dosimtery & Radiation Protection, San Calos, CA, USA, published the PTCOG Report 1 on Shielding Design and Radiation Safety of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities
(see Report Published 2010).

In 2019 the Taskk Group was re-activated with the goal to update the PTCOG Report 1.

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Task Group Members  Georg Fehrenbacher, University of Tuebingen, Germany
  Alexandru Dasu, Skandion kliniken, Uppsata, Sweden
  Jacobus Maarten Schippers, PSI, Switzerland
  Hsiao-Ming Lu, Hefei Ion Medical Center, Hefei, China
  Lei Dong, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  Melissa Martin, Therapy Physics, USA
   
Review Alejandro Mazal, Quirónsalud, Madrid, Spain

 

Task Group II : Clinical Protocols of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities.
(see dedicated webpage for a list of particle therapy protocols)

Task Group Leaders Huan Giap, University of Miami PTC, Miami, FL, USA
  Eugen Hug, MedAustron, Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Task Group Supporters Alejandro Mazal, CUN, Madrid, Spain
  Martin Jermann, PSI, Switzerland
   

 

Task Group III : Risk Analysis of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities (Safety Task Group).
(see Report Published 2016)

Task Group Leader Jay Flanz, Boston, MA, USA
Task Group Members  Oliver Jaekel, DKFZ, Germany
  Eric Ford, UW Radiation Oncology, Seattle, WA, USA
  Stephen Hahn, MD Anderson, Houston, TX, USA
Task Group Supporters Alejandro Mazal, CUN, Madrid, Spain
  Juliane Daartz, MGH, Boston, MA, USA
  Martin Jermann, PSI, Switzerland