Upstate New York Chapter of the AAPM
Spring Meeting
May 21, 2004
Kodak Riverwood Facility
4545 East River Road
Rochester, NY

11:00 12:00         INVITED LECTURE: An Overview of Kodak's RIS, PACS, CR, and DR Products,

                                Michael Jackman, Ph.D., Chief Technical Officer

Kodak Health Imaging, Rochester, NY.

12:00 1:00           LUNCH 

1:00 1:20              Region of Interest (ROI) Computed Tomography,

R. Chityala, K. R. Hoffmann, D. R. Bednarek, S. Rudin

Toshiba Stroke Research Center, University at Buffalo (SUNY), Buffalo, NY.

1:20 1:40              Skin Exposure Tracking for a Fluoroscopic C-Arm Unit,

PM Dinu1, DR Bednarek1, D Wobschall2, R Peterson2, C Ionita1, S Rudin1, M Zeng2, K Chugh1, KR Hoffmann1,

(1) State University of New York at Buffalo, (2) Esensors, Inc., Buffalo, NY.

1:40 2:00              Particle image velocimetry (PIV) evaluation of flow in treated aneurysm phantoms with asymmetric stents,

                                Ciprian N. Ionita, Y. Hoi, H. Meng, S. Rudin,

                                Toshiba Stroke Research Center, University at Buffalo (SUNY), Buffalo, NY.

2:00 2:20             Radiotherapy Information Security:  Network and Antivirus Administration,

                                Daniel Kim,

Department of Radiation Oncology, SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY

2:20 2:40             BREAK

2:40 3:00             Generalized System MTF, DQE, and detectability: application to a new microangiographic system,

Iacovos S. Kyprianou , Stephen Rudin, Daniel R. Bednarek, and Kenneth R Hoffmann,

Toshiba Stroke Research Center, University at Buffalo (SUNY), Buffalo, NY.

3:00 3:20             IOHDR dose distributions in varying scatter environments,               

Sanjay Raina*, Jaiteerth Avadhani, Moonseong Oh, Harish Malhotra, Wain Jaggernauth, Michael Kuettel, and Matthew Podgorsak,

Department of Radiation Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY.

3:20 3:40              Angiographic analysis of blood flow modification in cerebral aneurysm models with a new asymmetric stent,

Zhou Wang, Ciprian Ionita, Stephen Rudin, Kenneth R. Hoffmann, Adam B. Paxton, Daniel R. Bednarek,

Toshiba Stroke Research Center, University at Buffalo (SUNY), Buffalo, NY.

3:40 4:00              BREAK

4:00 5:00             BUSINESS MEETING


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Upstate NewYork Chapter of the AAPM
(American Association of Physicists in Medicine)