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Aug
31
Wed
Certificate in Dosimetry Committee (Term – 2017-2019)
Aug 31 all-day

Interested candidates must:

  • Be currently working and have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in dosimetry
  • Be a full practice member of the CAMRT
  • Be able to attend an annual 2-3 day meeting in Ottawa
  • Have prior writing experience with strong writing skills
  • Be willing to take on the Instructorship of CAMRT’s Dosimetry 1 course
  • Have completed the relevant CAMRT’s didactic courses & program (asset)

Each Committee membership term is 3 years and is renewable for another 3 year term.

Please forward a current resume, a covering letter outlining how you meet the above selection criteria and two references by August 31, 2016. 

For more information and/or submission of application, please contact Melanie Bérubé, Manager, Continuing Professional Development at mberube@camrt.ca or by fax at 613-234-1097.

Sep
10
Sat
Webinar: Risk and Professional Liability Exposures for MRTs
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

CAMRT is proud to introduce Practice Insights — a series of free webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. Join our engaging speakers as they provide a glimpse into various aspects of our ever-changing fields of practice – get Category A credit!

Risk and Professional Liability Exposures for MRTs

Duration: 45 minutes + 15 minutes for questions

1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit 

Presenters: Maggie Green, Quality Risk Manager, BMS, and Andrew McKenna, Partner at Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

Following the webinar, learners will be able to:

  • Discuss the leading regulatory and negligence allegations against MRTs
  • Identify key features of professional liability insurance coverage and how these protect MRTs
  • Identify strategies to help mitigate the risk of potential claims

Visit the CAMRT website for more information on this series! Webinars are free for members, $20 for non-members.

Sep
17
Sat
Webinar: A Paradigm Shift in Metastatic Disease: Exploring the Treatment of Oligometastases with Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

CAMRT is proud to introduce Practice Insights — a series of free webinars providing insight and education to practicing MRTs on topics of clinical and professional interest. Join our engaging speakers as they provide a glimpse into various aspects of our ever-changing fields of practice – get Category A credit!

A Paradigm Shift in Metastatic Disease: Exploring the Treatment of Oligometastases with Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

Duration: 45 minutes + 15 minutes for questions

1.0 Credit Hours—Category A Credit

Presenter: Darby Erler, MRT(T), BSc, MHSc, Clinical Specialist Radiation Therapist, at Odette Cancer Centre Sunnybrook, Toronto

Following the webinar, learners will be able to:

  • Explain the oligometastatic state and the rationale for aggressive treatment
  • Describe how SBRT can be utilized in clinical practice
  • Understand the patient outcomes and supporting evidence

Visit the CAMRT website for more information on this series! Webinars are free for members, $20 for non-members.