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Join us Feb. 7, 2011 for an exceptional lineup of presentations at

Rockefeller Research Laboratories

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

430 East 67th Street

New York, NY 10065


(Diagnostic: Rockefeller Auditorium)

 (Radiation Oncology: RRL 116)


Refreshments will be served


All members, residents and friends are welcome

CME will be free to NYRS members. Non-members may pay $100 per session processing fee for CME.



4:30 - 7:00 pm: Diagnostic Radiology

Radiation Exposure

 Moderated by Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD, Dr.h.c.

Chairman, Department of Radiology and Carroll & Milton Petrie Chair Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Visiting Professor Cynthia McCollough, PhD.

Director, CT Clinical Innovation Center,Mayo Clinic


Sponsored by Dr. Hricak, MD, PhD, Dr.h.c.



6:15 - 7:45 pm:   Radiation Oncology

Lung Tumor Board

Moderated by Kenneth Rosenzweig, MD

Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology
Mount Sinai Medical Center

4:30-7:00pm:  Diagnostic Radiology Program (Rockefeller Auditorium)

Quiz Masters:


Raymond Thornton, MD

  Edmund Ryan, MD

 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center




"CT Dose Reduction Strategies that Maintain Clinical Image"
Cynthia McCollough, PhD.
Director, CT Clinical Innovation Center
Department of Radiology
Professor of Radiological Physics
College of Medicine
Mayo Clinic, MN 

Rochester, MN
"Dose Variability in CT-guided Interventional Radiology"
Raymond Thornton, MD
Vice Chair for Quality, Safety, and Performance Improvement

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center



"Radiation exposure from medical imaging: time to regulate?"

David Brenner, PhD., DSc

Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Professor of Radiation Oncology,

Center for Radiological Research

Columbia University

Mailman School of Public Health


"Feelings, Fears and Facts: Communicating Benefit and Risk with Your Patients"

Lawrence T. Dauer, PhD., CHP

Radiation Safety Manager
Department of Medical Physics

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

6:15-7:45pm  Radiation Oncology  (Room RRL 116)

Lung Tumor Board


Kenneth Rosenzweig, MD

Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Mount Sinai Medical Center