2019 RK competition

Alain Sottiaux

Dear Sir/Madam,


The 2019 International Radiotherapy Plan Competition ​has started two weeks ago, and the first package is now ready to be downloaded to start the planning process. 


The case for this year will be locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer, the China Team of Expert selected a nice case for the 2019 international radiotherapy plan competition. Carefully selected dosimetric objectives aim at providing a good balance between PTV coverage (conformity & homogeneity) and OAR sparing (normal tissue & organs)


Important Dates

- Registration Start Date: June 29th, 2019 (Open until Aug 15th, 2019)

- Planning Start Date Package 1 release: July 15th, 2019

- Package 2 release: July 25th, 2019

- Final Plan Submission Deadline: August 15th, 2019

- Results Announcement: Sept 10-15th, 2019

- Awards: October 2019


We highly appreciate sharing the competition and the poster attached with your hospital colleagues and with the medical physics society in your country.


Kind Regards



Ahmad Nobah, M.Sc., DABR

Founder, Radiation Knowledge Initiative


Senior Medical Physicist, Radiation Physics Section

Biomedical Physics Department

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
MBC 03 P. O. Box 3354
Office No.: +966(11)4647272 - Ext 35051 , Pager: 48899
Mobile No. (& Whatsapp): +966(53)127-1245

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