Forefront of good practice

Hear the latest research, gain take-away tools to adopt the newest practices and nurture collaborations with the particle therapy international community.

Best Location

Manchester’s scientific heritage includes the discovery of the proton and status as the first European City of Science in the UK.

Latest Trends

Be part of the latest research, technological and clinical innovations in particle therapy through educational sessions and scientific programme.

Career Opportunities

Extend your network and benefit from face to face meetings with colleagues involved in particle therapy treatment centres worldwide.

Greatest Speakers

PTCOG58 Conference will be attended by speakers who are influencers and experts in the field. Hear the discussion firsthand.

NHS Oncology

Learn from the dialogue on clinical oncology across the NHS and celebrate the first high-energy proton beam therapy centres in the UK.

Accommodation

Manchester offers a vast range of modern and affordable accommodation. See our recommendations and book your stay.

Our Committee

PTCOG58 will unite an inspiring group of thought leaders to deliver expert presentations and facilitate fruitful discussions.

Ranald MacKay
PTCOG58 Local Organising Committee Chair

Ran Mackay is Director of Medical Physics & Engineering at The Christie - a regional physics service supporting The Christie in Manchester, its two satellite sites at Oldham and Salford, and beyond.

Ranald MacKay
PTCOG58 Local Organising Committee Chair
Dr Ed Smith
PTCOG Steering Committee Representative, The Christie

Ed Smith is a Clinical Oncologist specialising in Paediatrics and Proton Clinical Director at The Christie. He leads the Clinical Group of the Proton Therapy Programme in Manchester, and has been involved with the Programme since the beginning.

Dr Ed Smith
PTCOG Steering Committee Representative, The Christie
Jay Flanz
PTCOG Chairman

Jay Flanz joined the Massachusetts General Hospital and Havard in 1993 and became the Project Director and Technical Director of the Burr Proton Therapy Center. A central focus for Dr. Flanz is the continuing upgrading of the beam delivery modality for optimal patient treatments.

Jay Flanz
PTCOG Chairman
Martin Jermann
PTCOG Secretary

Martin Jermann
PTCOG Secretary

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Interested In Attending?

Check out our Conference pricing below to find out the best price for you. Savings on registration for nurses, students, PTCOG members and more.

Regular
12.4.18
$974
Participation in all scientific and educational sessions
Printed materials
Invitation to the welcome reception
Entrance to the Exhibition
Manchester public transport pass
The Christie tour
Early Rate
12.4.18
$974
Participation in all scientific and educational sessions
Printed materials
Invitation to the welcome reception
Entrance to the Exhibition
Manchester public transport pass
The Christie tour
On Site
12.4.18
$974
Participation in all scientific and educational sessions
Printed materials
Invitation to the welcome reception
Entrance to the Exhibition
Manchester public transport pass
The Christie tour

Manchester, UK

Here, you will find directions to the Conference venue, where best to stay and what to do to once you are here.

ACCOMMODATION

GETTING THERE

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