Eye Plaque LDR Brachytherapy and the Duke Experience Webinar

By Christina Ruiz, March 03, 2020

Join us for the next FREE webinar hosted by WePassed!


Title: Eye Plaque LDR Brachytherapy and the Duke Experience

Speaker: Sheridan G. Meltsner, PhD, DABR

Date/Time: Thursday, March 19th at 6 pm EDT

About the Webinar:

A historical review of eye plaque techniques and systems as well as the steps necessary to commission an eye plaque system for clinical use. The COMS plaques and planning system and the Eye Physics plaques and Plaque Simulator TPS will be the primary focus.


About the Speaker:  

Sheridan Griffin Meltsner is an Assistant Professor at Duke University who earned her PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a senior member of Duke's extensive HDR brachytherapy program and a leader of Duke's busy LDR eye plaque program. In late 2016 Dr. Meltsner transitioned Duke from COMS eye plaques and eye plaque planning to Eye Physics plaques and the Plaque Simulator treatment planning system. Approximately 200 patients have been treated since this change.