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Feb 14, 2017 | Professor Ricky Sharma, MA, FRCP, FRCR, PhD
Recent advancements in radiobiology research have revealed new opportunities for Proton Therapy. The application of radiobiology should allow us to further improve the therapeutic index for patients with cancer by maximising effectiveness of proton therapy whilst minimising side effects to normal tissues. Read more >
Jan 31, 2017 | Bill Hansen
Currently 8.2 million people die from cancer worldwide every year. To help draw international attention to this issue, the UICC (Union for International Cancer Control) is sponsoring its annual World Cancer Day on February 4. Read more >
Jan 24, 2017 | Ken Khouri, Director of Information Security
Healthcare organizations fight every day to save their patients’ lives. Protecting patient information is a different kind of fight. At Varian, we're working to develop software solutions that help make this data more secure so healthcare organizations can continue to focus on fighting cancer. Read more >
Dec 13, 2016 | Dr. William F. Regine, FACRO, FACR
The Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) is off to a great start since opening in February of 2016. Learn from Dr. William Regine how MPTC built a foundation for success by developing relationships with local health systems and payers. Read more >
Nov 29, 2016 | Research Q&A, Dr. Hoogeman
HollandPTC will be the first proton center in the Netherlands once it opens in 2017. In this Q&A, Dr. Mischa Hoogeman describes the advances in proton therapy that will be offered at HollandPTC, including adaptive and image-guided techniques to improve efficacy. Read more >
Nov 15, 2016 | Proton News
Comprised of radiation oncologists and physicists from around the world, the 20-member advisory board draws on their collective experience to provide clinical insights on proton therapy. Read more >

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