Email : apolloptcog@gmail.com
Email : apolloptcog@gmail.com
02nd – 03rd November 2018     |     ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, INDIA

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the “1st International Proton Therapy Educational program” Organised jointly by PTCOG (Particle Therapy Co-operative Group) and APCC (Apollo Proton Cancer Centre) at Hotel ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, India on 2nd and 3rd November 2018.

All across the developed world, Proton Therapy is considered as the most advanced and targeted cancer treatment due to its superior dose distribution and minimal side effects.

Course Highlights:

•      Plenary talks from internationally recognized experts in Proton Therapy
•      The Educational Sessions providing comprehensive overview of physics, technology, and clinical
       practices as it relates to particle therapy, from its origins to current day modern technologies
•      Reception and networking opportunities among colleagues
•      Facility tour at Apollo Proton Cancer Centre (APCC)

In the last 2 and half decades, Apollo Cancer Centres have been providing evidence based comprehensive cancer care service to millions of patients from across 100 countries by improvising cutting edge-technology driven by team of renowned dedicated professional of international repute.

Apollo always (has been the front runner) take the pride to bring the latest technology first time in India. Continuing the legacy of providing the best treatment options available in the world within the reach of everyone, Apollo is bringing the 1st Proton therapy facility in South East Asia.

As South Asia's first Proton Therapy Centre, it will be a major milestone in our concerted focus to battle and conquer cancer. A beacon of hope for over 3.5 billion people, the advanced Proton Therapy at Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai is complemented by a fully integrated comprehensive treatment suite that offers the most advanced site/organ specific personalized treatment procedures crafted by site/organ specific disease management team comprising of in surgical, radiation and medical oncology. With this launch, our Apollo will be introducing a transformative change in cancer care.

We look forward to an interactive scientific program with knowledge sharing with your active participation.


Warm regards
Dr Jay Flanz
PTCOG Chairman
Massachusetts General Hospital,
USA.
E: flanx@hadron.mgh.harvard.edu
Dr. Ulf Håkan Nyström
Organizing secretary
Danish centre for Particle therapy,
Denmark
E: ULFNYS@rm.dk
Dr Rakesh Jalali
Medical Director
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre,
Chennai.
E: rjalali@apollohospitals.com
Dr Srinivas Chilukuri
Senior Consultant Radiation Oncologist
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre,
Chennai
E: srinivaschilukuri@gmail.com, csrinivas1@gmail.com
Dr Dayananda Sharma
Head Medical Physics
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre,
Chennai.
E: drdayananda_s@apollohospitals.com
Mr. John Chandy
Vice President
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre,
Chennai
E:johnchandy_t@apollohospitals.com

INTERNATIONAL SPEAKERS

Jay Flanz, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital,
USA
Eugen Hug, MD
MedAustron,
Austria
Tony Lomax, PhD
Paul Scherrer Institute,
Switzerland
Håkan Nyström, PhD
Danish Centre for Particle Therapy,
Denmark
Ramesh Rengan, MD
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance,
USA
Niek Schreuder, PhD
Provision Center for Proton Therapy,
USA
Damien Weber, MD
Paul Scherrer Institute,
Switzerland
Petra Witt Nyström, MD
Danish Centre for Particle Therapy, Denmark & The Skandion Clinic, Sweden

Conference Venue : ITC Grand Chola, Chennai