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Title: TU-C-HORIZONS-01: The Expanding Horizons Travel Grant Program: ePosters and Discussion

Abstract

The Expanding Horizons travel grant program provides opportunity for students and trainees to broaden the scope of scientific meetings they attend and gain insight from research outside traditional domains of medical physics. Through participation in such conferences, early-career researchers are introduced to new topics with relevance to medical physics research as a means to expand the scientific horizons of our discipline. This year, 21 Expanding Horizons travel grants were awarded, granting travel to 17 conferences, including: Radiomics, the World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS), the 3D Printing Conference and Expo, the GPU Technology Conference, the SIAM Imaging Science Conference, the Human Brain Mapping Conference, the OSA Conference on Clinical and Translational Biophotonics, the Society for Neuroscience, the AACR Conference on Tumor Microenvironment, and the Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. The Expanding Horizons electronic poster session gives a venue for AAPM conference attendees to meet and discuss with awardees, learn the hot topics and emerging research areas presented at these conferences, and understand the relevance to future medical physics research.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (United States)
  2. University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22653964
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Medical Physics; Journal Volume: 43; Journal Issue: 6; Other Information: (c) 2016 American Association of Physicists in Medicine; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
61 RADIATION PROTECTION AND DOSIMETRY; BIOMEDICAL RADIOGRAPHY; FINANCING; MEETINGS; RADIOLOGICAL PERSONNEL; TRAINING

Citation Formats

Siewerdsen, J, and Jeraj, R. TU-C-HORIZONS-01: The Expanding Horizons Travel Grant Program: ePosters and Discussion. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1118/1.4957463.
Siewerdsen, J, & Jeraj, R. TU-C-HORIZONS-01: The Expanding Horizons Travel Grant Program: ePosters and Discussion. United States. doi:10.1118/1.4957463.
Siewerdsen, J, and Jeraj, R. 2016. "TU-C-HORIZONS-01: The Expanding Horizons Travel Grant Program: ePosters and Discussion". United States. doi:10.1118/1.4957463.
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author = {Siewerdsen, J and Jeraj, R},
abstractNote = {The Expanding Horizons travel grant program provides opportunity for students and trainees to broaden the scope of scientific meetings they attend and gain insight from research outside traditional domains of medical physics. Through participation in such conferences, early-career researchers are introduced to new topics with relevance to medical physics research as a means to expand the scientific horizons of our discipline. This year, 21 Expanding Horizons travel grants were awarded, granting travel to 17 conferences, including: Radiomics, the World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS), the 3D Printing Conference and Expo, the GPU Technology Conference, the SIAM Imaging Science Conference, the Human Brain Mapping Conference, the OSA Conference on Clinical and Translational Biophotonics, the Society for Neuroscience, the AACR Conference on Tumor Microenvironment, and the Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. The Expanding Horizons electronic poster session gives a venue for AAPM conference attendees to meet and discuss with awardees, learn the hot topics and emerging research areas presented at these conferences, and understand the relevance to future medical physics research.},
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