External Events

As the premier platform for facilitating networking among Canadian Radiation Oncology professionals, CARO serves as a hub for organizing industry and multidisciplinary events.

Want to add your Radiation Oncology-related event to the list?

Send an email to caro-acro@secretariatcentral.com and we’ll be happy to post – at no charge – your academic and not-for-profit conference or meeting.

Events

March 27 - 31, 2017 - Clinical and Experimental Radiobiology Course

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Clinical and Experimental Radiobiology is a five-day course that takes place in the Spring every year. This course, intended for a multidisciplinary audience.The next course will take place from March 27, 2017to March 31, 2017. The exam will be held after the course on April 12, 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (that out-of-town participants can take exam locally).
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April 18 – 19, 2017 - CAR Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Radiologists (ACLS-r)

Location: Montreal, Quebec

Registration closes March 10.

Designed by radiologists for radiologists, ACLS-r is a unique and highly sought-after simulation workshop offering radiologists the opportunity to improve their practical skills when dealing with patients who suffer cardiac or cardiopulmonary arrest during a radiological exam.

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April 20-22, 2017 - The Accelerated Education Program, The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Course Title: Liver SBRT IGRT

Description: Join us for an exciting on-site CME course, led by Dr. Laura Dawson, internationally respected radiation oncologist. Experience an intimate, immersive learning environment, where you and expert clinicians will spend 2.5 days discussing issues related to liver radiotherapy and drill down into SBRT for both primary and metastatic liver cancers. This course is targeted at radiation oncologists, medical physicists and radiation therapists/dosimetrists. Participants are encouraged to bring cases to discuss with our panel of experts.

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April 20 - 23, 2017 - CAR 80th Annual Scientific Meeting

Location: Montreal, Quebec
Early bird rates are in effect until March 7.

Articulated around the complementary notions of efficacy and appropriateness, and the role of the radiologist in times of rapid technological advances, the dynamic and timely scientific program features brand new tracks and past favorites, including an innovative simulation workshop,  HRCT of the Chest and an expanded resident track Leadership in Radiology – Optimizing Your Practice’s Efficiency

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May 1, 2017 - Target Insight Conference

Division of Radiation Oncology at the University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, Ontario
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May 05, 2017 - Manitoba Workshop on Mathematical Imaging Science

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
On 5 May 2017, the University of Manitoba will host the Manitoba Workshop on Mathematical Imaging Science. This workshop will focus on the mathematical issues and computational techniques that lie at the heart of many problems in imaging science. An intense one-day immersion into the mathematical and computational sides of imaging science, the MWMIS will feature four high-profile invited lecturers to speak on their current research in mathematical imaging science, and will also include contributed talks on the workshop’s theme. The MWMIS will bring together researchers working across imaging science to foster collaborations, uncover commonalities, and identify key challenges of mutual interest.
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May 5-9, 2017 - ESTRO 36

Location: Vienna, Austria
ESTRO 36 will take place from 5-9 May 2017 in Vienna, Austria and the event represents the premier platform for radiation oncology in Europe.
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May 19-20, 2017 - Prostate Cancer Brachytherapy

Location: Montreal, Quebec

Curietherapies would like to invite you to an international workshop on brachytherapy for the treatment of prostate cancer.

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May 19, 2017 - Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Symposium

Location: Ottawa, Ontario

The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre Radiation Medicine Program will be hosting a one-day symposium on Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation on May 19th, 2017, in Ottawa, ON at the Westin Hotel.The objectives will be to present and review the rationale and current evidence for APBI, including the technologies and approaches to APBI, through lectures and interactive discussions.  Recognized International (Europe, USA) and Canadian speakers will come to Ottawa to present on various aspects of this topic.

Radiation oncologists are a large part of the targeted audience.

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May 25 - 26, 2017 - ARCC Conference

Location: Toronto, Ontario
The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is pleased to announce that its 6th annual conference will take place from May 25th to 26th at the Hilton Toronto in Toronto, Ontario. The objective of this conference is to bridge a connection between researchers and decision-makers, using health economics, services, policy and ethics research to improve cancer control and the delivery of cancer care.
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October 5-6, 2017 - 7th InterAmerican Oncology Conference

Location: Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Current Status and Future of Anti-Cancer Targeted Therapies

Auditorio UCA – Universidad Católica Argentina, Edificio San José – Salón Juan Pablo II

Av. Alicia M. de Justo 1600, Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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