Programme Highlights

Programme Highlights

There are many different and interesting sessions at FRPT 2022. Explore some of them below.

Prof. Alejandro Mazal

Head of the Medical Physics Service at the Quirónsalud Proton Therapy Centre
Madrid, Spain

Current Knowledge in FLASH Mechanisms from the Physics, Chemistry and Biology Aspects?

Brian W. Pogue

University of Wisconsin Madison
Medical Physics
Madison, USA

How to Investigate Normal Tissue Damages After Irradiation?

Dr. Rob Coppes

University Medical Center Groningen
Department of Radiation Oncology
Groningen, Netherlands

Progress on the R&D Platform FLASHlab@PITZ

Dr. Frank Stephan

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, DESY
Zeuthen, Germany


Effects of Ultra-High Dose Rate High Energy X-Rays Radiotherapy With Different Fraction and Dose Rate on Acute and Chronic Lung Injury in Mice

Prof. Xiaobo Du

Nuclear Medicine Laboratory of Mianyang Central Hospital, Mianyang Central Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Departmant of Oncology
Mianyang, China

Unique Proton and Electron Flash Experiment Platform for Preclinical Studies

Dr. Elke Beyreuther

Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden – Rossendorf
Institute of Radiation Physics
Dresden, Germany


Compact Accelerator Design for FLASH VHEE Therapy

Dr. Emma Snively

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Technology Innovation Directorate
Menlo Park, USA


FLASH Metrology

Dr. Anna Subiel

National Physical Laboratory
Medical, Marine and Nuclear Department
Teddington, UK


Lipids Peroxidation in Liposomes After FLASH and CONV Irradiation

Dr. Pascal Froidevaux

Faculty of Biology and Medicine
Radiation Physics (IRA)
Head of Research Section, Privat-Docent
Lausanne, Switzerland

Physico-Chemistry after FLASH-Irradiation and Oxygen Contribution

Prof. Joao Seco

Professor and Division Head
BioMedical Physics in Radiation Oncology
German Cancer Research Center
Heidelberg, Germany

Immunological impact of FLASH-RT

Assist. Prof. Erinn Bruno Rankin

Carol and Doug Kimmelman Endowed Faculty Scholar
Department of Radiation Oncology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, USA

FLASH-RT Benefit for the Treatment of Pediatric Brain Tumors

Dr. Paola Ballesteros-Zebadua

chargée de recherche
Laboratoire de Recherche en Radio-Oncologie du CHUV
Le Locle, Switzerland

Researcher in Medical Sciences
National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery INNN
Mexico City, Mexico

FLASH-RT with Short and Mid-Term Perspectives

Prof. James Metz

Chair, Radiation Oncology
Henry K Pancoast Professor
Executive Director, OncoLink
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Philadelphia, USA

Clinical Development of FLASH-RT with Protons

Prof. Damien Charles Weber

Paul Scherrer Institut
PSI – Center for Proton Therapy (CPT)
Villigen, Switzerland

PULSAR, personalized ultra-fractionated stereotactic adaptive radiotherapy?

Dr. Michael Story




High Dose Rate p, 4He and 12C ion therapy: Biological Investigations at Heidelberg Ion-Beam Therapy Center (HIT)

Dr. Ivana Dokic

National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT)
Molecular and Translational RadioOncology
Heidelberg, Germany