2019 Annual ROECSG Spring Symposium

“Improving Radiation Treatment Through Education”

Date: Friday May 17, 2019

Click here to download the ROECSG 2019 Spring Symposium Program

About the keynote speaker – Dr. Tekian is Professor in the Department of Medical Education (DME) at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).  Dr. Tekian is an internationally recognized scholar and leader in health professions education.  He has organized and conducted over 250 workshops in more than 45 countries and 60 cities, as well as presented over 200 keynote addresses nationally and internationally.  His consultations and workshops have focused on curriculum development, assessment, program evaluation, simulations, and international medical education.  His scholarship in health professions education is reflected in publications in numerous medical education journals.  Dr. Tekian is the senior author of the book Innovative Simulations for Assessing Professional Competence: From Paper-and-Pencil to Virtual Reality published in 1999.

Below is a list of speakers at the 2019 ROECSG Spring Symposium with videos of the presentations.

2019 ROECSG Symposium Chair: Daniel W. Golden MD MHPE, University of Chicago

PresentationSpeakerInstitutionWatch the presentation
KEYNOTE ADDRESSAra Tekian PhD MHPEDepartment of Medical Education, University of Illinois at ChicagoYouTube
Perspectives from ADROPKenneth Olivier MDMayo ClinicYouTube
Gaps in Radiation Oncology Training: A Scoping Study of Radiation Oncology Medical Education LiteratureDavid Rosenberg BSUniversity of Illinois at ChicagoYouTube
Teaching Practical Data Science Via an Interactive Web-Based ToolJohn Kang MD PhDUniversity of RochesterYouTube
Communicating the External Beam Experience (CEBRE): One Year UpdateRitu Arya MDUniversity of ChicagoYouTube
Empowering Women in Radiation OncologyParul Barry MDRush University Medical CenterYouTube
Navigating the Internet for Improved Oncology Patient EducationParis-Ann Ingledew MD MHPEBC Cancer – VancouverYouTube
Reddit and Radiation Therapy: A Descriptive Analysis of Posts and Comments Over 7 Years by Q1 Patients and Health Care ProfessionalsArpan Prabhu MDUniversity of PittsburghYouTube
Peer Review Program to Augment Treatment Planning Quality Assurance for Community Radiation OncologistsJessica Schuster MDUniversity of WisconsinYouTube
Disparities Among Radiation Oncology Residency Training Programs in the USAToms V. Thomas MDUniversity of MississippiYouTube
Increasing Radiation Knowledge in non-Radiation Oncologists: Improving Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Through the Radiation Oncology Education ProjectFumiko Chino MDDuke UniversityYouTube
A Pilot Education Program to Train and Empower Radiation Oncology Medical AssistantsMelody Xu MD MSUniversity of California San FranciscoYouTube
IROC-XRT: An Introductory Curriculum for the Non-Radiation OncologistAshlyn Everett MDUniversity of Alabama BirminghamYouTube
Association of Radiation Oncology Resident Caseload with American Board of Radiology Clinical Written Exam Performance: An Exploratory AnalysisChristian Fernandez MDThomas Jefferson UniversityYouTube
Resident Attitudes Toward Formal Case-Based LearningGabrielle Welch MDYale UniversityYouTube
Creation and Pilot-Test of Virtual Cases For Learning Oncologic Emergency ManagementJoanne Alfieri MDCM FRCPCMcGill UniversityYouTube
EMBRACE-ing MR-Guided Gynecological Brachytherapy with Improved Simulation-Based EducationLisa Singer MD PhDHarvard Medical SchoolYouTube
Development of a Dosimetry and Treatment Planning Curriculum for Radiation Oncology ResidentsSusan Wu MDUniversity of California San FranciscoYouTube
An Innovative Learning Tool for Radiotherapy Treatment Plan Evaluation: Implementation and EvaluationJennifer Croke MD MHPEPrincess Margaret HospitalYouTube
How Do You Know What You Are Actually Treating? A Hands-on Image Verification Workshop for Medical and Physics ResidentsLaura Padilla PhDVirginia Commonwealth UniversityYouTube
Developing Practical Informatics ApproachesC. Dave Fuller MD PhDMD Anderson Cancer CenterYouTube
Statistics Education in Radiation OncologyAlejandro Victores BATufts/BrownYouTube
Leadership Course for Radiation Oncology ResidentsThomas Dilling MD MSMoffitt Cancer CenterYouTube
Pilot Wellness Initiative for Radiation Oncology Residents: Two-Year UpdateAnna Laucis MD MPhilUniversity of MichiganYouTube
Non-Clinical Time in Radiation Oncology Residency Programs: A National Survey of Program Structure and Resident PerspectivesAkash Parekh MDUniversity of FloridaYouTube
MS4 Radiation Oncology Rotations: The Program Director PerspectiveCrystal Lin BSUniversity of ChicagoYouTube
Increasing Early Exposure of Medical Students to Radiation OncologySarah Stephens MDDuke UniversityYouTube
Mind the Gap: An Analysis of ‘Gap Year’ Prevalence, Productivity, and Perspectives Among Radiation Oncology Residency ApplicantsBaho Sidiqi BSMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center/SUNY DownstateYouTube
Tumor Board Shadowing: A Unique Approach For Integrating Radiation Oncologists Into General Medical Student EducationJames MG Tsui MDCM PhDMcGill UniversityYouTube
Financial Education Among Radiation Oncology TraineesDavid Asher MDUniversity of MiamiYouTube
IROC: Introductory Radiation Oncology Curriculum, Update and Results from Nationwide ImplementationEmma Fields MDVirginia Commonwealth UniversityYouTube
A Pilot Study of Medical Student Knowledge in Oncology and Survivorship Care in NigeriaJim Leng BAUniversity of ChicagoYouTube
Training in Radiation Oncology in South AmericaTomas Merino MDPontificia Universidad Catolica de ChileYouTube
Transitioning From 2-D to 3-D Radiotherapy: Reports From Multi-Institutional ExperiencesOnyi Offor MDWeill Cornell MedicineYouTube
Big Horizons – Moving Radiation Oncology Education into the MainstreamDavid Kok MBBS MEd FRANZCRPeter MacCallum Cancer CentreYouTube
RCC Global Health: SBRT/SRS curriculum using Project ECHO and ProKnow DSKamil Yenice PhDUniversity of ChicagoYouTube

2019 ROECSG Spring Symposium Planning Committee
Daniel Golden MD MHPE (Chair), University of Chicago
Steve Braunstein MD PhD, University of California San Francisco
Emma Fields MD, Virginia Commonwealth University
Erin Gillespie MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Jill Gunther MD PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Rachel Jimenez MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Raphael Yechieli MD, University of Miami