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First Annual Mock Orals in Radiation Oncology

Presented by the University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology

Saturday, March 10 - Sunday, March 11, 2018

March 10 - 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with reception to follow
March 11 - 7:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.


About the Course

The purpose of this two-day interactive course is to simulate the ABR’s radiation oncology oral board examination through series of one-on-one timed interviews reviewing high yield cases with individual feedback (day one) and a didactic half-day session (day two) with disease-site experts providing an overview with practical tips. The instructors for this course include a combination of invited nationally recognized faculty and our own top-ranked faculty in the Department of Radiation oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

All attendees and speakers are invited to a tour of MPTC and a complimentary reception that will feature iconic Maryland cuisine. In addition, we provide breakfast and lunch each day of the course.


Target Audience

The course is dedicated to aid young practicing radiation oncologists prepare for the oral board examination.

● First year residency graduates preparing for initial certification
● Practicing physicians preparing for re-examination


Location and Parking

Location

Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC)
850 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
http://www.mdproton.com/home

Directly across from the BioPark

Parking

There will be free garage parking for attendees at Garage One, located at the corner of W. Baltimore and Poppleton, around the corner from the MPTC.

University of Maryland BioPark Garage One
1 N. Poppleton Street
Baltimore, MD 21201.
www.umbiopark.com/properties/garage-one

There are several additional parking garages available on the University of Maryland Medical Center campus. For parking options and directions, please visit: http://www.umm.edu/patients/gettinghere/parking.


Hotels

We have reserved a block of rooms at the Hampton Inn Baltimore-Downtown-Convention Center. To reserve a room at the special rate of $111.00+ applicable taxes and fees, please visit the registration site, or the group page. You can also call hotel at 410-685-5000, and use group code UAA. The cutoff date for rooms at the group rate is February 16, 2018 or until all guestrooms in the block are consumed.

To search for other University of Maryland partner hotels please visit: http://www.umm.edu/resources/hotels.htm.


Examiners/ Disease-Site Experts

Gastrointestinal - Lead
William Fr. Regine, M.D., FACR, FACRO
Isadore and Fannie Schneider Foxman Chair
And Professor of Radiation Oncology

Head & Neck - Lead
Harry Quon, M.D.
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Program Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Lung - Lead
Charles B. Simone, II, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Medical Director, Maryland Proton Therapy Center

Lymphoma-Lead
Michael D. Chuong, M.D.
Director of Radiation Oncology Clinical Research & Education
Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida

Central Nervous System - Lead
Brian T. Collins, M.D.
Medical Director of the Department of Radiation Oncology, Assistant Professor
MedStar Georgetown University Hopsital

Genitourinary - Lead
Sean P. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of the CyberKnife Prostate Program
Associate Professor of Radiation Medicine
MedStar Georgetown University Hopsital

Gynecologic - Lead
Pranshu Mohindra, M.D., DABR®
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology


Pediatrics - Lead

Young Kwok, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology

Breast Cancer - Lead
Sally Cheston, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Medical Director Central Maryland Radiation Oncology

Gastrointestinal
Keith R. Unger, M.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
MedStar Georgetown University Hopsital

Head & Neck
Manuj Agarawal, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

 

Lung
Neha Amin, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology


Lymphoma

Adeel Kaiser, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

 


Central Nervous System

Mark Mishra, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Director of Clinical Research


Genitourinary

Akshar Patel, M.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

 
Gynecologic

Elizabeth Nichols, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Clinical Director

Pediatrics
Shahed Badiyan, M.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Breast
Ori Boker Shokek, M.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology


Registration

To maximize the one-on-one time with examiners, we will only have 18 examination spots available.

Registration Fee: $600.00 (Early Bird Registration: $550.00 through February 10, 2018)

*Registration is required. Payment may be made by credit card only.

Register


Questions

For questions about the course, please contact Jessica White, jessica.white@umm.edu, 410-328-7618 or Cathy Hall, chall1@umm.edu, 410-328-6928.