Physicist's Review in Radiation Oncology Physics


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Physicist's Review in Radiation Oncology Physics

  1. 1. Physicist’s Review in Radiation Oncology Physics June 26-30, 2006 – Oak Hills Medical Center Hotel & Suites, San Antonio, Texas Review Class for ABR Exam, Parts I and II: The purpose of Physicist’s Review in Radiation Oncology Physics is to provide Therapy Physicists a review class for the ABR exam, parts I and II. The class will be taught primarily by physicists from our graduate program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio who have passed the exams in the last 1-3 years and who have maintained contact with other candidates taking the exam at the present time. The methods used in the class have been successful in the past few years with a good track record of students passing the ABR exam. The course director is Robert G. Waggener, PhD, DABR(RP), DABMP, RP, FAAPM, FACR, FACMP. Dr. Waggener will cover basic fundamentals and review students on basics. Students are expected to bring and use a hand-held scientific calculator. The class is scheduled from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday, June 26th , through Thursday, June 29th , with a one-hour lunch on your own, and 8:00 AM to Noon on Friday, June 30th . (Schedule) Arrangements can be made with Dr. Waggener at the beginning of each class day to schedule special tutoring after hours. Continuing Education Credit The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Medical School designates this educational activity for a maximum of 36 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Registration Fee: $850.00 Early Bird (on or before June 5, 2006) $880.00 Regular (after June 5, 2006) To obtain a registration form, click for pdf or doc (Word) file: Registration Form (pdf) Registration Form (doc) The Office of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to limit enrollment and cancel any course no less than one week prior to the course. Should circumstances make this necessary, tuition would be refunded in full. If you must cancel, send your email to by June 16 to receive your registration fee less a $40 handling charge. Four Easy Ways to Register 1) Online: Visit our website, click on “Online Registration”, choose course you wish to attend and follow instructions. 2) By Mail: Return your completed registration form and payment to: (Make check payable to “UTHSCSA-CME 122625”) The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Continuing Medical Education – 122625 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MSC 7980 San Antonio, TX 78229-3900 3) By Fax: (210) 567-6964 Include credit card payment information on your registration form. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. 4) By Phone: (210) 567-4446 Please have your information ready as requested on the registration form and credit card information to expedite process. Registrations are confirmed by email. If you do not receive a confirmation, call (210) 567-4446 or send email to
  2. 2. Physicist’s Review in Radiation Oncology Physics June 26-30, 2006 – Oak Hills Medical Center Hotel & Suites, San Antonio, Texas Hotel & Meeting Site A block of rooms has been reserved at the conference site – Oak Hills Medical Center Inn and Suites 7401 Wurzbach Rd SAN ANTONIO, TX, US 78229 (210) 614-9900 or (800) 468-3507 The Oak Hills Medical Center Hotel is located in the heart of the South Texas Medical Center. The hotel is only 15 minutes away from the Riverwalk, and downtown San Antonio. Local attractions, such as SeaWorld of Texas and Six Flags Fiesta Texas are easily accessible from this hotel. Guests are offered complimentary shuttle service to San Antonio International Airport, and to the Medical Center. The guest rooms are both quiet and comfortable. The large two-room suites have an additional sleeper sofa and are also equipped with a wet bar, and additional space for entertaining. The onsite restaurant offers excellent food, and room service is available. Guests are also offered a complimentary, hot, full American breakfast, each morning. The Oak Hills Medical Center Hotel is convenient to fine dining, shopping and entertainment venues. To receive a special room rate of $55/Single, $60/Double (plus taxes) please mention “Radiation Oncology Physics” to the hotel staff when making your reservations. Suites are at a higher rate and on an “as available” basis. For more information on the Oak Hills Hotel & Suites, visit: suites.html. Please make your reservations by calling (210) 614-9900 or (800) 468-3507.. About San Antonio San Antonio, known as the Alamo City, is the 8th largest city in the United States. It has an interesting blend of history and modern technological development. San Antonio offers a rich variety of dining, entertainment, and shopping along the beautiful River Walk. Special Requirements If you have special requirements, you may either mark “Yes” on the registration form under special requirements and CME staff will contact you or send your email to, subject line “Special Requirements–Rad Onc Physics” Links: UTHSCSA – Office of Continuing Medical Education: UTHSCSA – Department of Radiation Oncology: The American Board of Radiology: Adobe Reader: