Regional Meetings and Special Events



AAMD 2021 Proton Planning Symposium
Join us for this unique virtual event!

The first-ever AAMD Proton Planning Symposium features presenters from around the world sharing their expertise on proton treatment planning. This virtual opportunity offers six CE credits (valid for MDCB and ARRT).

The symposium format includes three live sessions on April 9 and access to three additional pre-recorded sessions. If you miss the live sessions, you can view the recordings on-demand until April 30.

Join all the presenters for a live panel discussion on April 23 when attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and share tips and tricks! 

All CE Credits need to be completed by April 30.


Registration Fees




AAMD Member 






AAMD Student Member 



Student Non-Member 




AAMD 2021 Proton Planning Symposium Agenda

Friday, April 9, 2021

12:45 – 1:00 pm EDT

Kristi Smith, CMD

1:00 – 2:00 pm EDT

Tips and Tricks for Proton Planners While Planning A Nasal Cavity and H&N Case
Nicola Bizzocchi, MSc
Senior Medical Dosimetrist and Head of Treatment Planning 
Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI) Proton Therapy Center

2:15 – 3:15 pm EDT

Simultaneous Integrated Boosts with Uniform Entry Dose, and Olfactory Shoot-Through
Brian Neal, PhD, DABR
Medical Physicist
New Jersey ProCure Proton Therapy Center

3:30 – 4:30 pm EDT

The Proton Therapy Value Proposition
Matthew Palmer, MBA, CMD
President and Chief Operating Officer
Legion Healthcare Partners

4:30 – 4:45 pm EDT

Kristi Smith, CMD

Friday, April 23, 2021

1:00 – 2:30 pm EDT

Live Panel Discussion
Sponsored by Revenue Cycle Coding Strategies

Recorded Sessions


There’s an Aperture for That!
Linnae Campbell, MSHA, MS, CMD, RT(R)(T)
Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center
Sponsored by RaySearch Americas

Proton Treatment Planning:  Abdomen
Bao-Ngoc Nguyen, CMD
Seattle Proton Therapy Center
Sponsored by Legion Healthcare Partners

RapidPlan PT Modeling for H&N Oropharynx Cases with Bilateral Involvement
Brendan Burgdorf, MMP, DABR
University of Pennsylvania
Sponsored by Varian

Deadline to complete CE Credits: Friday, April 30, 2021

Thank You to Our Sponsors



Revenue Cycle Coding Strategies