Launch Meeting – Manchester – 12th Dec 2016

The Grand Challenge Network+ in Proton Therapy aims to build a new multidisciplinary community bringing together clinicians, hospital physicists and radiographers, industry, patient representatives and policy makers with scientists and engineers from the engineering and physical sciences (EPS) community.

Through this Network+ they will work together to establish a research base and national infrastructure surrounding the government investment in proton therapy.

This is the first of several Launch Meetings which will be held throughout the UK.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Professor Cinzia Da Via (University of Manchester)
  • Mr Russell Thomas (National Physical Laboratory)
  • Dr Michael Merchant (University of Manchester)
  • Dr Andrzej Kacperek (The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Dr Amy Chadwick (University of Manchester)
  • Professor Stuart Green (University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Professor Karen Kirkby (University of Manchester/The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Professor Marcel van Herk (University of Manchester/The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Dr Ranald Mackay (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Dr Michael Taylor (University of Manchester)
  • Dr Ed Smith (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Dr Thomas Mee (University of Manchester)
  • Professor Carsten Welsch (University of Liverpool/Cockcroft Institute of Accelerator Science and Technology)
  • Dr Adam Aitkenhead (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)

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