Faculty of Radiation Oncology Lung Interest Cooperative (FROLIC) Workshop


Lung Foundation Australia is proud to collaborate with The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) to present the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Lung Interest Cooperative (FROLIC) educational workshop at the Australian Lung Cancer Conference 2020.

This workshop will be held on Wednesday 19 February and is open to all health professionals. 5 RANZCR CPD points can be claimed for this workshop

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The FROLIC Special Interest Group is a national group of radiation oncologists who promote the role of radiation therapy in the management of lung cancer.
FROLIC facilitates best-practice radiation therapy treatment for patients and the collaborative research into lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies such as thymic tumours and mesothelioma.

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9:00am - 9:15am Welcome and Introduction

(A/Prof Gerry Hanna and Dr Louis Lao )

9:15am -10:15am Lung Cancer Radiotherapy: Where have we come from, where are we now and where are we going to?

(Prof David Ball)

10:15am - 10:45am Morning tea
10:45am – 11:30am Radiotherapy in Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC)

(Dr. Eric Hau)

11:30am – 12:00pm What is the optimal systemic therapy regimen to used in combination chemoradiation in NSCLC?

(Dr Marina Garassino )

12:00pm – 12:30pm Considerations for CRT administration in stage III to limit post treatment complications?

AstraZenenca Panel Session

(Dr Marina Garassino Prof David Ball)

12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 1:45pm Motion Management in NSCLC Radiotherapy

(Dr Louise Nardone)
1:45pm - 2:05pm Optimal Dose and Fractionation in the treatment of NSCLC with Radiotherapy?

(Dr. Fiona Hegi-Johnson)

2:05pm - 2:20pm Proton Therapy – Where Did we get to?

(Dr. Fiona Hegi-Johnson)

4:20pm - 2:40pm Radiotherapy in Thymoma and Mesothelioma

(A/Prof Gerry Hanna)

2:40pm- 3:10pm Afternoon tea
3:10pm - 3:55pm Management of Oligometastatic Disease in NSCLC: Who, What, Where Why and When?

(A/Prof Shankar Siva)

3:55pm - 4:00pm Workshop close

(A/Prof Gerry Hanna and Dr Louis Lao)

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