Gastrointestinal Cancer in Community Practice
This activity provides an opportunity to understand the key steps in the process of care for SBRT treatment of liver (primary and metastases), focusing on patient selection, imaging, simulation, treatment planning and image guidance, and discuss challenges in motion management and delivery. The second talk focuses on rectal cancer to discuss patient selection from the options available for the management of rectal cancer. The third talk provides an update on recently published data in GI cancer which has implications on patient management.
- Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Liver Cancer
Aisling S. Barry, MD
- Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Choosing Options
Jessica M. Frakes, MD
- Update on GI Cancers
Randa Tao, MD
- Q and A
This activity is available from August 8, 2023, through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on August 7, 2025.
This activity was originally recorded at the 2022 ASTRO Annual Meeting.
The activity is designed to meet the interests of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiation physicists and residents.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss indications, patient selection, process of care and challenges in Liver SBRT.
- Discuss neoadjuvant management of rectal cancer.
- Discuss and analyze relevant clinical trial data pertaining to the recently published data in GI cancer.
Christine S. Chung, MD, is employed by the John Muir Medical Center.
Aisling S. Barry, MD, is employed by the University of Toronto, University Health Network and Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.
Jessica M. Frakes, MD, is employed by the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Department of Radiation Oncology. Dr. Frakes receives compensation from Boston Scientific and ViewRay.
Randa Tao, MD, is employed by the University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute. Dr. Tao receives compensation from the Binaytara Foundation.
Najeeb Mohideen, MD, FASTRO, is employed by Northwest Community Hospital. Dr. Mohideen serves as President and Board Member of The Radiosurgery Society and serves as Chair of the Radiation Oncology Committee with the American College of Radiology.
The person(s) above served as the developer(s) of this activity. Additionally, the Education Committee had control over the content of this activity. All relevant relationships have been mitigated.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education to physicians.
ASTRO is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology to provide SA-CME as part of Part II Maintenance of Certification.
- 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this Enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.25 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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Postdoctoral Fellow: $49
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