Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy

Course Information

Course Code

IG806

Instruction Method

ONLINE /IN-CLASS– login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration. Workshop details will be posted online.

Fee

Domestic: $989 International: $1292

Length

Continuous enrolment max one year

Instructor(s)

Chantal Newby, BSc, MAppSc (MedUltrasound), RDMS, CRGS

Learner Outcomes

Health practitioners directly involved in radiation therapy treatment planning and delivery will examine the key components of ultrasound physics and instrumentation, as well as develop skills to recognize and identify ultrasound anatomy of the breast, prostate and uterus. The hands-on ultrasound scanning laboratory component will reinforce knowledge and develop skills for ultrasound localization.

Evaluation Method

Online tests and in-class evaluation

Intended For

Healthcare professionals in medical radiation sciences

Text Book

Kremkau, Frederick; Sonography Principles and Instruments; 8th Edition Elsevier, 2011; Pages 292; ISBN 978-1-4377-0980-3. Not included in course fee. It is recommended that students obtain this textbook prior to starting the course. Students are responsible for acquiring course textbooks. Textbook can be purchased at the U of T bookstore.

Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy – IG806


COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Effective September 7th all learners, faculty and staff must provide proof of at least one-dose of approved COVID-19 vaccine to participate in any in-person learning or on-site activities. Proof of full vaccination will be required as of October 8th, 2021.

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