The 114th Scientific Meeting of the Japan Society of Medical Physics

Program / Gala Dinner


Special lecture

Sep. 15 9:05-10:00

○Moderator: Tae-Suk Suh, Ph.D.
The Catholic University Medical Center

●Quality improvement challenges in stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)

Stanley H. Benedict, Ph.D.
University of California Davis

Sep. 15 14:50-16:00

○Moderator: Youngyih Han, Ph.D.
Hajime Monzen, Ph.D.
Sungkyunkwan University
Kindai University

●Medical oncologist’s view to medical physicist

Takashi Mizowaki, M.D.
Kyoto University
Woong Sub Koom, M.D.
Yonsei University

●Medical physicist’s view to medical oncologist

Hideyuki Takei, Ph.D.
Tsukuba University

●My journey to becoming a medical physicist in the US

Tokihiro Yamamoto, Ph.D.
University of California Davis

Sep. 16 9:00-9:50

○Moderator: Toru Yamamoto, Ph.D.
Hokkaido University

●Robotics for understanding humans

Hiroshi Ishiguro, Ph.D.
Osaka University

Japan-Korea joint lectures

Sep. 15 14:00-14:50 Proton therapy

○Moderator: Se Byeong Lee, Ph.D.
National Cancer Center
Shigekazu Fukuda, Ph.D.
National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology

●Characteristics of Proton Therapy Center in Fukui Prefectural Hospital

Makoto Sasaki, Ph.D.
Fukui Prefectural Hospital Proton Therapy Center

●Current status of proton therapy in Korea

Dongho Shin, Ph.D.
National Cancer Center

Sep. 16 11:00-11:50 Deep learning

○Moderator: Iori Sumida, Ph.D.
Osaka University
Geon-Ho Jahng, Ph.D.
Kyung Hee University

●GPU Deep Learning advances in Medicine and Medical Imaging

Hidenori Yamada, Ph.D.
NVIDIA Enterprise.

●Treatment Response Assessment in the Era of Deep-Learning and MRI-guided Radiation Therapy

Jihong Wang, Ph.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sep. 16 14:00-14:50 3D printer

○Moderator: Masao Matsumoto, Ph.D.
Osaka University
Chan Hyeong Kim, Ph.D.
Hanyang University

●Current trends in 3D Printing: an update on Additive Manufacturing technologies

Hidefumi Aoyama, Ph.D.

●New technique for developing a patient-specific dosimetric phantom using a three-dimensional printer

Sanggyu Ju, Ph.D.
Samsung Medical Center

Young investigator session

Sep. 15 10:15-11:30

○Moderator: Jin Sung Kim, Ph.D.
Yonsei University
Akihiro Haga, Ph.D.
Tokyo University

●Tohoku University lung cancer radiotherapy project: Toward the next generation of lung cancer radiotherapy

Noriyuki Kadoya, Ph.D.
Tohoku University

●Depth-Dose-Volume Histogram: superficial dose evaluation of spinal cord for spine SBRT

Yuichi Akino, Ph.D.
Suita Tokusyukai Hospital

●Application of deep learning technique to nuclear medicine image acquisition

Do-Kun Yoon, Ph.D.
Catholic University

●Clinical application of 3D printed patient specific bolus in radiation therapy for Mycosis Fungoides

Sung-woo Kim, Ph.D.
Asan Medical Center

Educational lecture

Sep. 15 16:10-17:00

○Moderator: Yoshitomo Ishihara, Ph.D.
Japanese Red Cross Wakayama Medical Center


Hodaka Numasaki, Ph.D.
Osaka University

Luncheon Seminar

Sep. 15

Applications of PET/CT in Radiation Oncology
New Platform and Solutions for QA and Dosimetry in RT

Sep. 16

Knowledge-based approaches to Radiation Treatment Pranning
Clinical validation of RayStation automated planning: A first experience for whole-breast irradiation in Japan


General session program

Gala Dinner

Gala dinner at JKMP 2017

18:00-20:00, September/15, 2017
Orbit Hall, Main Building B1, Hotel Hankyu Expo Park

1. KINDAI Firmed blue- fin tuna show

In Gala dinner, Guests can enjoy watching a whole KINDAI tuna preparation show!
The freshly-caught tuna will be prepared in front of guests.
Enjoy and try fresh seafood!



2. Taiko (Japanese traditional drum) performance by Osaka's Akutagawa High School taiko team

All guests will be greeted by Osaka Prefectural Akutagawa Senior High School's national championship-winning Taiko Club.Taiko have developed through the long history of Japan along with various traditional art forms. Please get in touch with the Japanese history and culture.