Proton beam therapy webinar series

The proton beam therapy (PBT) webinar series aims to provide an informative and interactive platform for the oncology community to present and discuss various topics about proton therapy.

The topics discussed will include case presentations, discussions of challenges and complexities of treatment, and many others.

These sessions are free to attend for both members, Fellows and non-members and we will record as many as possible for viewing at a later date if you aren't able to attend the live webinar.  This page will be continuously updated with new sessions so please to visit regularly or email  to be kept up-to-date. 

Lung and mesothelioma

Thursday 26 August 2021, 17:30-18:30 (BST)

Led by Dr Ahmed Salem,  The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Crispin Hiley, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation

This PBT webinar will be focussing on the use of proton therapy for lung tumours and mesothelioma. During this session, we will be doing a brief overview of the current literature and provide some case examples of comparison plans done to illustrate potential dosimetric benefit with use of proton therapy. This session promises to be an engaging and educational session, so come with questions and hopefully the session will provide you with answers and of course, please ask and interact with the panel of speakers too. 

Learning Objectives:

  1. To outline current literature of use of PBT in lung cancer and mesothelioma
  2. To illustrate the benefits of PBT through case examples and comparison planning studies
  3. To provide information of potential future trials for PBT in lung cancer and mesothelioma

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Previous webinars

View all previous webinars from this series on the RCR Learning hub