Programme summary

The full programme will be disclosed by September.


Thursday, November 7



8 AM
Arrival & Welcome
8:30 AM
Introduction
Catherine Philippson, MD
ISIORT President
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium
8:40 AM
First topic:
FLASH radiotherapy
Chair: Jean Bourhis, MD, PhD
GORTEC CEO
Department of Radiation Oncology
CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland



Clinical translation of FLASH therapy
Jean Bourhis, MD, PhD
GORTEC CEO
Department of Radiation Oncology
CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland


Open questions in FLASH therapy for a successful clinical translation
Sebastien Penninckx, PhD
Radiotherapy research unit
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium


The therapeutic potential of FLASH‑IOERT
Antoine Desmet, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium


Multipurpose real-time FLASH‑IOERT dose detector
Christophe Vandekerkhove
Medical physicist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium


Coffee Break
10:40 AM
Second topic:
Imaging and technical session
Chair: Stéphane Simon, Ir
Medical Physicist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium



Quality Assurance
Antonella Ciabattoni, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
U.O.C radiotherapy
San Filippo Neri Hospital, Rome, Italy


Technical and clinical assessment of the Mobetron autodocking system
Stéphane Simon, Ir
Medical physicist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium


Progress report on a CBCT based 3D image guided workflow in IOeRT
Christoph Gaisberger, PhD
Medical Physicist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics Salzburg, Austria


Depth – dose volume – target volume in IOeRT
Markus Stana, PhD
Medical Physicist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics Salzburg, Austria


AI applications for treatment planning in IOeRT
Sara Vockner, MSc
PhD Student / Computer Scientist
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics Salzburg, Austria


Lunch
1:30 PM
Selected abstracts
2:20 PM
Third topic :
GI tract cancers
Chair: Alex Mirnezami, MD
Professor of Surgical Oncology
Department of Surgical Oncology
University of Southampton
Southampton, UK



IORT or electronic brachytherapy for liver metastases: dosimetric analyses and clinical possibilities
Gustavo Sarria, MD, SHBA
Department of Radiation Oncology
University Hospital Bonn, Germany


Update on ELECTRA: A randomised blinded clinical trial of IOERT in locally advanced and locally recurrent rectal cancer
Alex Mirnezami, MD
Professor of Surgical Oncology
Department of Surgical Oncology University of Southampton, England


Clinical and immunologic effect of IORT in Pancreatic Cancer Surgery
Joon Soeg Park, MD, PhD
Department of Surgery & Cancer Research Institute
Seoul National University Hospital


Mayo experience IOERT in rectal cancer
Michael Haddock, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States


HDR IORT for colorectal cancer: experience from an Australian Quaternary Referral Centre
Ryan Anthony F Agas, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology,
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia


4:30 PM
Selected abstracts
8 PM
The ISIORT 12th Conference Dinner

Friday, November 8



8:30 AM
Welcome
9 AM
Fourth topic:
Head & neck cancers and Sarcoma
Chair: Falk Röder, MD, PhD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics
Salzburg, Austria



HNSALV Trial: Updates on Combining Immunotherapy with Salvage Surgery and IORT for Treatment of Persistent/Recurrent Head and Neck Cancers
Dukagjin Blakaj, MD, PhD
Department of Radiation Oncology
The Ohio State University, United States


Current role of IORT in soft tissue sarcoma
Falk Röder, MD, PhD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics
Salzburg, Austria


IOERT in retroperitoneal sarcoma: Sheba medical Center experience
Almog Ben Yaavov, MD
Department of General and Oncological Surgery
Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, Israël


10 AM
Selected abstracts
Coffee Break
11:30 AM
Fifth topic:
Breast cancer
Chair: Maria Cristina Leonardi, MD
Division of Radiation Oncology
European Institute of Oncology
Milan, Italy



Development and validation of a nomogram for predicting local relapse in patients undergoing full dose intraoperative radiotherapy with electrons
Maria Cristina Leonardi, MD
Division of Radiation Oncology
European Institute of Oncology Milan, Italy


Catalan Institute of Oncology experience in IORT breast cancer
Evelyn Martínez Pérez, MD, PhD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Institut Català d’Oncologia, Barcelona University, Barcelona, Spain


Toxicity and cosmetic outcome after Intraoperative Radiotherapy with Electrons (IOERT) to the partial breast during breast conserving surgery of breast cancer patients in early stages: First results of a prospective single-center registry trial (415‑E/2464/5‑2019)
Gerd Fastner, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Paracelsus Medical University Clinics Salzburg, Austria


Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) in Breast Cancer: Insights from a Taiwanese Cohort Study and Management of Post-IORT Breast Fibrosis
Jen-Yang Tang, MD, PhD
Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taïwan


Lunch
2 PM
Sixth topic:
Central nervous system and spinal tumors
Chair: Frank Giordano, MD, Professor
Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology
University Medical Centre Mannheim,
Germany



Brain metastases: Interim analysis of the phase II trial INTRAMET
Miquel Macià, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
Institut Català d’Oncologia, Barcelona University, Barcelona, Spain


IORT combined with immunotherapy in brain metastases
Julian Layer, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology
University Hospital Bonn, Germany


IORT in glioblastoma: INTRAGO phase II trial update
Stéphanie Combs, MD
Radiotherapy and Radiation Oncology, professor
University Medicine Mannheim, Germany


Kyphoplasty and intraoperative radiotherapy (Kypho-IORT) for vertebral tumors
Frederic Bludau, MD
Head of Spinal Surgery Division
University Medical Center Mannheim, Germany


4:30 PM
Summary
Catherine Philippson, MD
ISIORT President
Department of Radiation Oncology.
Jules Bordet Institute
Brussels, Belgium