Events

Cancer survivor turns masks from Barrington hospital into art to inspire patients

During her weekday trips to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington for breast cancer treatment, Sandra Fink May found inspiration in the plastic mesh masks used to keep the heads of patients still during cancer radiation. A professional painter, sculpture and jeweler from Richmond in McHenry County, May said she wanted to use the masks to create artwork meant to help others dealing with the Read More

RECAP: Acceletronics Exhibits Linear Accelerator Services at ASTRO Conference in San Antonio

linear accelerator services

We attended the 2015 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Conference from October 18 to 21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. As the premier radiation oncology scientific event in the world, our team enjoyed networking with other professionals from the healthcare imaging and radiation oncology community. Drawing more than 11,000 attendees each year, the ASTRO conference is especially important to Read More

ASTRO Conference: The Premier Radiation Oncology Event of the Year

ASTRO Conference

This October we’re attending the 2015 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Conference. The event will be held from October 18 to 21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas and as the premier radiation oncology scientific event in the world, it draws more than 11,000 attendees each year. The ASTRO conference is especially important to us because it is one Read More

Acceletronics Ready for AAPM Conference 2015

AAPM Conference

Acceletronics, along with our sister company, Radparts, is headed to Anaheim, California for the 2015 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 57th annual convention. Located at the Anaheim Convention Center from July 12 to 15, the education and professional program will offer a significant opportunity to gain practical knowledge on the latest in scientific research and emerging technology. From the educational seminars to the Read More

Acceletronics to Attend Annual ASTRO Conference

Radiation oncology equipment

We’re gearing up for the 2015 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Conference. ASTRO is the premier radiation oncology scientific event in the world and draws more than 11,000 attendees each year. The event will be held from October 18 to 21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The American Cancer Society estimates that nearly two-thirds of cancer patients in Read More

Acceletronics Participates in 57th Annual AAPM Convention

2015 AAPM Convention

Acceletronics and Radparts will attend the 2015 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 57th annual convention from July 12 to 16. Located at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, the education and professional program will offer a significant opportunity to gain practical knowledge on emerging technical and professional issues. We think this is a “must-attend” event for those of us working in the Read More

Acceletronics and RadParts Celebrate Opening of New Testing Facility

With the ASTRO conference earlier this month and lots of new and exciting projects going on, September has been a busy month at Acceletronics and its sister company, RadParts. After much anticipation, our team is thrilled to announce that our new 5,000 square-foot testing facility is officially open for business! The high-tech radiation vault will increase overall efficiency and cut down on installation time by Read More

Acceletronics and Weller Construction Offer Turn-Key Solutions for Customers

linear accelerator

Acceletronics has announced another exciting partnership at the 56th annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) this week, which is currently being held in San Francisco, California. The radiation therapy equipment service organization is proud to join forces with Weller Construction and together, will provide customers with turn-key facility construction and radiation therapy equipment services. By combining years of  industry knowledge and Read More

Acceletronics Announces New Partnership with HITCare

MLC at Acceletronics

Earlier today, Acceletronics announced its new partnership with HITCare, a healthcare-focused service company that provides IT managed services and has expertise in supporting complex infrastructure in hospitals and oncology environments. With combined experience of more than 60 years, Acceletronics and HITCare will offer a single technical point of contact for all radiation therapy equipment service and oncology information systems (OIS) support activities, known as the Read More

Acceletronics to Attend ASTRO 56th annual Conference

The Acceletronics team is preparing to attend ASTRO, the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s 56th annual meeting, being held from Sept. 14 to 16, 2014 at Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. Drawing more than 11,000 attendees each year, this premier event in the healthcare industry is important for staying up-to-date on the latest technological advancements in radiation oncology.