March 2018

CCHPS Technical Meeting

Tri-Cities Cancer Center Tour

Columbia Chapter of Health Physics Society invites you to tour the Tri-Cities Cancer Center. Rex Ayers, Dr. Guy Jones, and Dr. Tom Brown will be presenting the state of the art technology available at the facility.

This is a meeting that should not be missed!

Following therapeutic and imaging modalities will be presented:

  • Varian Varisource High Dose Rate (HDR) afterloader
  • Varian Trilogy linear accelerator, 2 photon energies and 5 electron energies
  • Varian Edge Radiosurgery linear accelerator, 4 photon energies including flattening filter free beams, stereotactic cones and high definition MLCs
  • GE RT16 CT scanner
  • New facility expansion completed in fall, 2016

Please RSVP Before mONDAY, March 12

Date:        Thursday March 15, 2018
Time:        5:30 – 6:00 PM  Social
             6:00 – 6:30 PM  Dinner
             6:30 – 8:00 PM  Facility Tour
Cost:        $22.00 per person

NOTE: Members who do not cancel their RSVP by Monday, March 12th will be held responsible for the cost of attendance

Menu:        Red Robin Catering
Location:    Tri-Cities Cancer Center, 7350 W Deschutes Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336
Use entrance at the northeast parking lot