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Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Course

The goal of this course is to increase clinical understanding, and preparedness in the use of
SBRT and SRS. Upon successful completion of the course, it is intended that course
participants will be able to:
• Understand the rationale, clinical advantages, and risks associated with SRS/SBRT
• Have a clear view of a typical SRS/SBRT clinical workflow, including: selection of
patient, pre-planning considerations, simulation, patient immobilization, imaging and
motion management, SRS/SBRT treatment planning with IMRS/VMAT, QA checks,
treatment delivery and follow-up
• Understand the salient differences between frame-based and frameless treatments
• Know how to evaluate SRS/SBRT treatment plans
• Know the relevant physics commissioning and routine QA procedures necessary to
safely implement SRS/SBRT treatment.
  • Syllabus and Overview
  • Global Health Career Course Series 4 (2019) - SBRT lecture playlist
  • SBRT for Lung Cancer
  • Surgery vs SBRT
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Syllabus and Overview, SBRT for Lung Cancer, Surgery vs SBRT"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever