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Last verified on June 29, 2017
The following titles are currently available. This list will be updated as additional SAMs are qualified.
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Venue Key:  in person = In Person    enduring materials = Enduring Materials
CATEGORY VENUE SAM TITLE SOCIETY START END
General enduring materials Prostate Session I: Combination Therapy for Intermediate and High Risk Disease ABS 4/9/15 4/1/18
General enduring materials Physics Session II: Innovations in Brachytherapy QA ABS 4/9/15 4/1/18
General enduring materials GYN Session III: Current Recommendations in Cervical Cancer ABS 4/10/15 4/1/18
General enduring materials Breast Session I: Review and Updates of Breast Brachytherapy ABS 4/9/15 4/1/18
General  in person enduring materials Difficult Cases in Tandem/Ring/Ovoid Brachytherapy ABS 11/9/15 11/9/18
General  in person enduring materials Vaginal Brachytherapy Rationale and Insertion Techniques ABS 11/10/15 11/10/18
General  in person enduring materials Difficult Cases in Endometrial Cancer ABS 11/9/15 11/9/18
General  in person enduring materials Complications and their Management ABS 11/10/15 11/10/18
General  in person enduring materials State of the Art Brachytherapy Treatments ABS 2/27/16 2/27/19
General  in person enduring materials Discussion on QA Devices ABS 2/26/16 2/26/19
Nuclear  in person enduring materials Aging and Dementia PNWSNMMI 3/19/16 3/19/19
Diagnostic  in person enduring materials Advances in Technology PNWSNMMI 3/20/16 3/20/19
Clinical  in person enduring materials Quality and Safety: Connecting the Dots and Closing the Loop CCSNMMI 3/5/16 3/5/19
Nuclear Clinical & Diagnostic  in person enduring materials Parathyroid Imaging and Therapy CCSNMMI 3/5/16 3/5/19
General Clinical & Diagnostic  in person enduring materials Respiratory Diseases PNWSNMMI 3/19/16 3/19/19
General enduring materials Optimizing a Brachytherapy Plan ABS 2/27/16 2/27/19
General enduring materials Implementation of a New Brachytherapy Program ABS 2/26/16 2/26/19
General enduring materials How to Avoid and Discover Potential Errors ABS 2/26/16 2/26/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Incident Learning System POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Quality Management POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Failure Modes Effects Analysis POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Overview of TG-100 POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Assigning O, S, and D POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Fault Tree Analysis POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Root Cause Analysis POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Process Mapping POCAAPM 4/16/16 4/16/19
Therapeutic enduring materials SABR for NSCLC: From an Alternative to Conventional Radiotherapy to an Alternative for Surgery RSS 4/1/16 4/1/19
Therapeutic enduring materials Strategies to Guide Safe Delivery of Spinal SBRT RSS 4/1/16 4/1/19
Nuclear in person enduring materials Imaging Prior to Treatment PNWSNMMI 3/20/16 3/20/19
General, Clinical & Diagnostic in person enduring materials Cardiovascular Imaging PNWSNMMI 3/19/16 3/20/19
Diagnostic, Clinical & General in person enduring materials Cancer Imaging PNWSNMMI 3/19/16 3/19/19
Nuclear, Clinical, Therapeutic, Diagnostic in person enduring materials Thyroid Disorders and Therapy CCSNMMI 3/5/16 3/15/19
Clinical Diagnostic & Nuclear in person enduring materials PET Alternatives to General Nuclear CCSNMMI 3/5/16 3/5/19
Therapeutic enduring materials SBRT for Organ Confined Prostate Cancer RSS 4/7/16 4/7/19
Nuclear & Therapeutic in person enduring materials Review of Current Radiopharmaceuticals – 177Lu and 111In PSWCSNMMI 7/23/16 7/23/19
Nuclear & Therapeutic in person enduring materials Thyroid Diagnosis and Therapy PSWCSNMMI 79/23/16 7/23/19
Nuclear & Therapeutic in person enduring materials The Role of CCK in Cholescintigraphy in the Detection of Chronic Acalculous Disorders of the HBT PSWCSNMMI 7/23/16 7/23/19
Nuclear & Therapeutic in person enduring materials Review of Current Radiopharmaceuticals – 223Ra and 90Y PSWCSNMMI 7/23/16 7/23/19
General & Clinical in person enduring materials Breast Session IV – Current Techniques and Long-Term Results of APBI Trials ABS 6/29/16 6/29/19
Clinical enduring materials SABR for Medically Operable Stage/Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer RSS 6/17/16 6/17/19
Nuclear & Diagnostic in person enduring materials Overview of Brain Imaging and Radiopharmaceuticals in Dementia PSWCSNMMI 7/23/16 7/23/19
General & Clinical in person enduring materials Gyn Session IV: Adaptive Brachytherapy in Cervical Cancer ABS 6/29/16 6/29/19
General & Clinical in person enduring materials Prostate Session: Long-Term Outcomes Following Prostate Brachytherapy ABS 6/29/16 6/29/19
General & Clinical in person enduring materials Gyn Session III: Techniques for Endometrium and Vagina ABS 6/28/16 6/28/19
General & Clinical in person enduring materials Physics Session I: Registry for Model Based Dose Calculation Algorithms ABS 6/27/16 6/27/19
Clinical enduring materials SRS/SBRT Reirradiation: RSS Indications, Safety, and Efficacy (RISE) RSS 6/18/16 6/18/19
Clinical enduring materials Pre-Resection vs. Post-Resection SRS for Brain Metastases RSS 6/18/16 6/18/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Radiation Safety Officer Refresher AAPM 3/15/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials The Role of Independent Audits in Quality AAPM 3/18/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Forthcoming Task Group Reports AAPM 3/17/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Monte Carlo for Photon Treatment Planning CVSP and other Modern Algorithms Monte Carlo for Electron Planning AAPM 3/15/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Plan Quality: Analyzing and Quantifying Plan Quality as a Key Component of a Total Quality System AAPM 3/15/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Management of Radiotherapy Patients with Implanted Cardiac Devices AAPM 3/17/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Safety 1: Incident Learning Systems in Radiation Therapy AAPM 3/16/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MQSA/ACR Update AAPM 3/16/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Stereotactic Breast Biopsy MRI Ultrasound AAPM 3/16/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Ultrasound ACR Accreditation: Roles of the Medical Physicist AAPM 3/18/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Refresher and What’s New in PET Gamma Camera Cardiac Imaging AAPM 3/17/14 12/31/17
General in person enduring materials Leadership and Project Management AAPM 3/17/14 12/31/17
General in person enduring materials Radiobiological Effects of Hypofractionation AAPM 6/22/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Delivery Systems I – GK, Conventional Linacs and SRT Accessories AAPM 6/22/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MR Safety/The New MR ACR QC Manual AAPM 3/15/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Debate: To Measure or Not to Measure AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials HDR Brachytherapy I AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Image-Guided SBRT I: Multimodality 4D Imaging AAPM 7/22/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Image-Guided SBRT II: Challenges Pitfalls AAPM 7/22/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Pediatric Treatment Planning I AAPM 7/21/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Proton Therapy 1 AAPM 7/21/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials SRT I: Comparison of SRT Technique AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials SRT II: Uncertainties in SRT AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
General in person enduring materials TG176: Dosimetric Effects of Couch Tops and Immobilization Devices AAPM 7/22/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Ultrasound Elasticity AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials TG246 on Patient Dose from Diagnostic Radiation AAPM 7/23/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Radiation Dose Reducing Strategies in CT, Fluoroscopy and Radiography AAPM 7/21/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MRI Safety AAPM 7/24/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Innovation in Clinical Breast Imaging AAPM 7/24/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Developments in Monte Carlo Methods for Medical Imaging AAPM 7/24/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Best Practice In Pediatric Imaging AAPM 7/21/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Basic Principles of PET/CT, Calibration Methods, and Contrast Recovery Across Multiple Cameras AAPM 7/22/14 12/31/17
Diagnostic in person enduring materials ACR Accreditation Updates in CT, Ultrasound, Mammography, and MRI AAPM 7/22/14 12/31/17
Therapeutic in person enduring materials RCA/Severity Metrics AAPM 2/13/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Actual vs. Potential AAPM 2/12/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Acceptance AAPM 6/15/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Motion Management AAPM 6/17/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Production and Delivery AAPM 6/14/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Brachytherapy AAPM 3/7/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials A Clinical View of Adaptive Therapy AAPM 3/7/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Treatment Planning Fundamentals AAPM 3/7/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Using Reported Events to Improve Patient Safety AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Collective Efforts to Improve Patient Safety Through Change AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Improving Linac QA with TG142 and Beyond AAPM 3/9/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Detectors for Radiotherapy Measurements AAPM 3/9/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Best Practices in Pediatric CT Physics AAPM 3/7/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Radiation Dose Metric Monitoring AAPM 3/9/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Digital Radiography QC AAPM 3/10/15 12/31/18
General in person enduring materials Medical Physics Practice Guidelines and Quality Metrics AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Advances in Breast imaging: Digital Breast Tomosynthesis AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Clinical Topics in Breast Imaging Pt. 2 AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Stereotactic Breast Biopsy  Advances in Breast Imaging AAPM 3/8/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Advanced Planning Tools AAPM 3/10/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Treatment Planning for SFUD AAPM 6/17/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials QA AAPM 6/15/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Proton Specific Imaging AAPM 6/14/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Feedback/Learning: Organization AAPM 2/13/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Task Group 100 AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
General in person enduring materials The International Electrotechnical Commission IEC: What is it and why should medical physicists care? AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Nuclear in person enduring materials Nuclear Medicine 101 AAPM 7/16/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MR Safety AAPM 7/16/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Mobile Viewing Devices AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Pediatric Imaging AAPM 7/13/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Digital Tomosynthesis AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MR Basics I AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials MR Basics II AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials CT Lung Cancer Screening Part 1 AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Real-Time Imaging and Tracking Techniques for Intrafractional Motion Management AAPM 7/13/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Clinical Trials in Proton and Particle Therapy AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Current Topics in SRSSBRT AAPM 7/16/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Clinical Implementation of HDR Brachytherapy AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Eye Lens Dosimetry for Patients and Staff AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Radiochromic Film Dosimetry Update AAPM 7/14/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Treatment Planning System Commissioning and QA AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
General in person enduring materials Practical Statistics for Medical Physicists AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
General in person enduring materials Practical Guidelines for Commissioning Advanced Brachytherapy Dose Calculation Algorithms AAPM 7/15/15 12/31/18
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Production and Delivery AAPM 6/14/15 12/31/18
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Clinical MR Safety AAPM 3/5/16 12/31/19
General in person enduring materials Ethics & Professionalism AAPM 3/5/16 12/31/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials X-Ray Tube Design AAPM 3/5/16 12/31/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Why Gamma Isn’t Enough: Revisiting Our Criteria and Interpretation of IMRT QA Result AAPM 3/5/16 12/31/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Total Quality in Radiation Therapy AAPM 3/6/16 12/31/19
General in person enduring materials Dollars and Sense: Are We Overshielding Imaging Facilities AAPM 3/6/16 12/31/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Stereotactic Breast Biopsy and Molecular Breast Imaging AAPM 3/6/16 12/31/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials The National Landscape of Radiation Therapy Safety Efforts AAPM 3/6/16 12/31/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials New Concepts in Breast Imaging AAPM 3/7/16 12/31/19
Nuclear in person enduring materials Nuclear Medicine & PET AAPM 3/7/16 12/31/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials RDIM Software From the Ground Up: Demystifying RDIM AAPM 3/7/16 12/31/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Medical Imaging Displays: Psychophysics and Quality Assurance AAPM 3/8/16 12/31/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Task Group 210: Linac Fundamentals of Conventional Linac Acceptance Testing AAPM 3/7/16 12/31/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Joint AAPM-ESTRO Symposium: Advances in Experimental Medical Physics AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Radiation and Immunotherapy: How to Ignite Long Term Anti-Cancer Response AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Radiation Countermeasures Research and Development AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Session in Memory of Robert J. Shalek: High-Resolution Dosimetry from 2D to 3D to Real-time 3D AAPM 8/3/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Image-Guided Interventions: Advances in Intraoperative Imaging, Guidance, and an Emerging Role for Medical Physics in Surgery AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Dual Energy CT in Radiation Therapy AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials The EPID Strikes Back AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Advances and Innovations in Image-Guided Brachytherapy AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Rest In Peace – ITV AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Radiation and Cancer: Reality, Extrapolations, Myths & Practice AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Advances in Dedicated Breast CT AAPM 8/3/16 11/22/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Image Guidance Technologies and Management Strategies AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials PANEL DISCUSSION: SBRT/SRS Case Studies – Liver AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Educational Point/CounterPoint: Has Photon RT Hit the Limits? AAPM 8/4/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials SBRT Workflow Overview AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials PANEL DISCUSSION: SBRT/SRS Case Studies – Lung AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials In Memoriam of Jan van de Geijn: Knowledge-based Planning AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Emerging Technologies in SRS/SBRT Delivery AAPM 8/4/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Online Adaptive Radiotherapy – Considerations for Practical Clinical Implementation AAPM 8/1/16 11/22/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials CT Systems Course AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Experiences with TG100 in Clinical Use (Session 5 of the TG100 Certificate Course series) AAPM 8/3/16 11/22/19
Nuclear in person enduring materials Challenges and Opportunities for Nuclear Medicine Theranostics AAPM 8/4/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials PANEL DISCUSSION: SBRT/SRS Case Studies – Brain and Spine AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials New Task Groups for External Beam QA: An Overview AAPM 8/4/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials TG180: Imaging Dose During RT AAPM 8/2/16 11/22/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Pediatric Image Quality Optimization AAPM 8/4/16 11/22/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Basics of Proton Therapy AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Implanted Markers for Radiation Therapy and TG 199 Update AAPM 8/4/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials AAPM-AMPR (Russia)-SEFM (Spain) Joint Course on Challenges and Advantages of Small Field Radiation Treatment Techniques AAPM 8/4/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Microdosimeters for Therapy AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
Diagnostic in person enduring materials Dosimeters for QC in Diagnostic Imaging AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Motion Management for Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Connecting Radiation Physics with Computational Biology AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials TG100 Workshop (Session 7 of the TG100 Certificate Course series) AAPM 8/4/16 11/27/19
Therapeutic in person enduring materials Learning the New Approaches of TG-100 and Beyond (Session 3 of the TG100 Certificate Course series) AAPM 8/3/16 11/27/19
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