Residents' eContouring for Pediatric Cancers Webinar

February 8, 2018
This resident's webinar will be focused on two challenging areas in the treatment of childhood cancers: parameningeal rhabdomyosarcoma and pelvic rhabdomyosarcoma. The session will include a review of relevantanatomy for these tumors as well as some didatics about the specific treatment of pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma.This will include contouring of critical structures, the appropriate doses and why these are critical structures. The potential toxicities will be reviewed. Attendees will be provided with the cases as homework prior to the meeting and will also be able to contour during the session. Review of select audience contours in comparison to the teachers’ contours will be performed for the purpose of teaching and discussion of acceptable vs. unacceptable deviations if necessary.
This webinar is sponsored by the ROI Juan A. del Regato Fund.

Target Audience

This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncology residents.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and contour  the critical structures in the parameningeal and pelvic regions
  • Describe the dose recommendations for these structures in children
  • Describe the potential late effects of radiotherapy in children to the parameningeal and pelvic regions
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/08/2018 - 5:00pm EST
Event ends: 
02/08/2018 - 6:00pm EST

Karen Marcus, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.




Available Credit

  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.


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Course Fees:
This webinar is free to residents.


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