Programme - agenda

ScoRRF 9th Annual Scientific Meeting

The Next Generation

3rd June 2021

Half Day Virtual Zoom Meeting

Chair: Bill Nailon

12.30 Welcome and introduction Anthony Chalmers, Glasgow

Optimising Outcomes for Patients with Pelvic Malignancies

12.40 Optimising Radiotherapy for rectal cancer (12 + 3mins) Sean O’Cathail (Glasgow)

12.55 The Impact of MRI in Radiotherapy Treatment planning for Rectal Cancer (10 + 2 mins) Lynsey Devlin (Glasgow)

13.07 Real-Time Tracking for Dose Escalated Prostate SBRT (10 + 2 mins) Michael Trainer (Edinburgh)

13.19 The SCOT Trial – was it worth it?  Assessing the Impact of Cancer Clinical Trials(10 + 2 mins) Catherine Hanna (Glasgow)

13.31 Impact of Treatment Delivery Time on Rectal Volume and Toxcitiy during SABR Prostate Therapy (10 + 2 mins) Joanne Mitchell (Edinburgh)

13.40 - 14.00 Break

Chair Stephen Harrow

Optimising Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer Patients

14.00 Circulating Tumour DNA as a Biomarker for Tumour and Normal Tissue Radiation Responses (12 + 3 mins) Angus Killean (Edinburgh)

14.15 Hypoxia PET/CT  -  Investigating A Potential Biomarker for Radiotherapy. (12 + 3 mins) Kirsten Laws (Aberdeen)

14.30 Overview of PhD Findings – Re-Irradiation for Lung Cancer (12 + 3 mins) Rob Rulach (Glasgow)

14.45 Improving Patient Fitness for Lung Cancer Treatment (12 + 3 mins) Iain Phillips (Edinburgh)

15.00 – 15.15 - BREAK

Chair Kirsten Laws

Proffered Papers

15.15 Four Oral Presentations Chosen from Submitted Abstracts (each 8 + 2 mins)

15.55 – 16.10- BREAK

Optimising Radiotherapy for Head & Neck and Brain Cancer Patients

16.10 Using Radiomics to Personalise Radiotherapy for Head & Neck and Prostate Cancer  (12 + 3 mins) David Noble (Edinburgh)

16.25 Feasibility of Dose Escalation in Head & Neck Cancers with Multi-Criteria Optimisation (12 + 3 mins) Laura Grocutt (Glasgow)

16.40 Hippocampal sparing for Low Grade Glioma (12 + 3 mins) Aoife Williamson (Glasgow)

16.55 Closing Remarks Anthony Chalmers (Glasgow)