Nagoya, October 2017

Meeting Program, 30th October 2017

12:30~ Lunch
12:55~13:00 Opening Remarks & Greetings Yuta Shibamoto & John Glees

13:00~14:00 Session 1 Chair: Margarett Spittle & Katsura Kosaki
13:00~13:20 Anthony Branson: Plans and Strategies – Improving Cancer Outcomes in England
13:20~13:30 Zhen Wang: Biological Effects of Continuous Low-Dose-Rate Irradiation on Proliferation and Radiosensitivity of Cultured Cells In Vitro
13:30~13:40 Akifumi Miyakawa: Low-Dose Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Plus Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy for Advanced Stage Brain Metastasis: A Multi-Institutional Prospective Study
13:40~14:00 Diana Tait: Oesophageal Cancer Treatment Strategies – an Update and Results from Review of the Royal Marsden Series

14:05~14:55 Session 2 Chair: Charles Lowdell & Hidekazu Tanaka
14:05~14:25: John Glees: Is There Still a Role for the Use of Superficial Radiotherapy in the 21st Century?
14:25~14:35: Fuminori Hyodo: Development of Redox Molecular Imaging for Biomarker of Radiotherapy
14:35~14:45 Kenta Konishi: Feasibility and Efficacy of Radiotherapy Combined with Intra-Arterial Infusion Therapy of High-Dose Cisplatin For Maxillary Sinus Cancer
14:45~14:55 Koichiro Nakajima: Image-guided Proton Therapy (IGPT) for Stage I Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC): Analysis of Efficacy and Toxicity

15:05~15:55 Session 3 Chair: Michael Sokal & Eric Bessell
15:05~15:25 Arthur Sun Myint: Contact Radiotherapy in the Treatment of T1 & T2 Early Rectal Cancers
15:25~15:35 Shingo Hashimoto: Clinical results of Proton Beam Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Invasion of Major Blood Vessels
15:35~15:45 Takahiro Yamaguchi: Evaluation of I-125 seed migration after prostate brachytherapy
15:45~15:55 Takuhito Kondo: Clinical Evaluation of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy for Super-Elderly Patients with Prostate Cancer

15:55~ Closing remarks & short tour to Nagoya City University

16:30~ Taxi to Nagoya Proton Therapy Center (at the entrance of Nagoya City University Hospital)