April 2009


In This Issue


Upcoming Conferences
Lessons from a SAVI Implementation
Exclusive ABS Preview
What’s New
BrachyBytes Editorial Advisory Board 

Robert Kuske, M.D.

Gail Lebovic, M.D.

Coral Quiet, M.D 

Dan Scanderbeg, Ph.D.

John Sweet, M.S.


Catheryn Yashar, M.D.

Vic Zannis, M.D.



Upcoming Conferences
Visit us at these upcoming events!

American Brachytherapy Society
2009 Annual Meeting
May 31-June 2, 2009
Toronta, Ont., Canada

American Association of Physicists in Medicine
51st Annual Meeting
July 26-30, 2009

Anaheim, CA
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Dan Scanderbeg, Ph.D.Lessons from a
SAVI Implementation:

Key Factors for Success

Learn how to execute a smooth implementation with tips from one of
the first facilities in the nation to use the SAVI applicator.

Dan Scanderbeg, Ph.D. and others published their observations  regarding UC San Diego’s clinical implementation of SAVI in a peer-reviewed article in the January 2009 issue of Radiotherapy and Oncology.

In this Q&A, Dr. Scanderbeg discusses the experience and offers his view on the key factors for a successful implementation.

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Exclusive ABS Preview!ABS

ending next month’s American Brachytherapy Society Annual Meeting?

Don’t miss the latest SAVI research presented by some of the nation’s leading brachytherapy experts. Check your schedule for details.

And if you can’t make it to Toronto, stay tuned to BrachyBytes for exclusive coverage of the presentations – and more!



Cianna Medical

What’s New

Cianna Medical Completes Round of Funding for SAVI Technology