The Christie Proton School: Centre and Service Development Day

Saturday 2 November 2019

An introductory day suitable for non-clinical staff involved in the design of a proton centre or service. This day would also be suitable for health professionals who are interested in the development and implementation of proton beam services.

This day is the first level of The Christie Proton School’s specialist programme for those involved in the development of proton therapy services. This particular day focuses on the needs of those directly involved in service development a.



Topics covered

  • Service Strategy
  • Workforce - planning and selection
  • Construction - including design
  • Radiation protection
  • Service planning - including patient flows
  • Research capability
  • Equipment and software selection
  • Training

Intended audience

This course is suitable for health professionals with a general oncology  background and who would like to know more about proton therapy.