Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group

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PTCOG Publications Subcommittee

The PTCOG Publications Subcommittee was authorized at the PTCOG 46 Steering Committee Meeting.

The fully-formed Publications Subcommittee consists actually of the following persons:

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Members  Masayuki Kumada
  Thomas Delaney
  Carl Rossi
  Takashi Ogino
  Thomas Bortfeld
  Steve Jiang
De Facto Members Eugen Hug (former PTCOG Chairman)
  Jay Flanz (PTCOG Chairman)
  Martin Jermann (PTCOG Secretary)

The charge of the PTCOG Publications Subcommittee you can find in the Publications Subcommittee report of May 2008.

Please contact one of the Chairpersons for suggestions/contributions to tasks of the Publications Subcommittee.

Task Group I :Shielding Design and Radiation Safety of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities. (see Report Published 2010)

Task Group Leader Nisy Elizabeth Ipe, Shielding Consultant, San Carlos, CA, USA
Task Group Members  Georg Fehrenbach, G.S.I., Darmstadt, Germany
  Irena Gudowska, Stockholm University, Sweden
  Jacobus Maarten Schippers, PSI, Switzerland
  Harald Paganetti, Francis H Burr Proton Therapy Center, Boston, MA, US
  Stefan Roesler, CERN, Switzerland
  Yoshitomo Uwamino, RIKEN, Japan
Consultants Shuichi Ban, Radiation Science Center, KEK, Japan 
  Hiroshi Yashima, Division of Nuclear Engineering Science, Research Reactor Institute, Kyoto University, Japan  

Task Group II : Clinical Protocols of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities. (see dedicated webpage for a list of particle therapy protocols)

Task Group Leaders Huan Giap, Scripps PTC, San Diego, CA, USA
  Eugen Hug, MedAustron, Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Task Group Supporters Alejandro Mazal, Institut Curie, France
  Fatine Giap, UTSouthwestern Medical School, USA
  Martin Jermann, PSI, Switzerland 

Task Group III : Risk Analysis of Charged Particle Therapy Facilities (Safety Task Group). (see report published 2016)

Task Group Leader Jay Flanz, MGH, Boston, MA, USA
Task Group Members  Oliver Jaekel, DKFZ, Germany
  Eric Ford, UW Radiation Oncology, Seattle, WA, USA
  Stephen Hahn, MD Anderson, Houston, TX, USA
Task Group Supporters Alejandro Mazal, Institut Curie, France
  Juliane Daartz, MGH, Boston, MA, USA
  Martin Jermann, PSI, Switzerland