Multiple abstracts accepted for largest European radiotherapy and oncology conference

A number of abstracts submitted by the radiotherapy physics department at the Royal Surrey County Hospital have bene accepted for presentation at ESTRO 38, Europe’s largest radiotherapy conference with almost 5000 delegates in 2017 and has four complete days plus additional teaching workshops and symposiums prior to its official opening. There will be an oral…

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Radiotherapy department has number of abstracts accepted for UKs biggest radiation oncology conference

This year abstracts have been accepted from lead authors Gail Distefano, Clara Navarro, Matt Bolt and Victoria Moore who are all members of the radiotherapy department based in St Luke’s Cancer Centre at the Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford. The work has been accepted for presentation at the UK Imaging & Oncology (UKIO) conference. Contributions…

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Christmas Jumper Day!

Staff at NHS participated in Christmas Jumper day on the 14th December 2018 to help raise awareness and let everyone out there know exactly what they are doing and why. Physicists in radiotherapy at RSCH getting involved in Christmas jumper day! Physicists at RedHill getting involved in Christmas jumper day!

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E-Book Coauthored by a Staff Member in the Radiation Protection Section

An  e-book titled “Guidance on the Personal Monitoring Requirements for Personnel Working in Healthcare” co-authored by  Thomas Jupp (Principal Physicist in Radiation Protection) is currently available for free download by IPEM members. The authors set out recommendations designed to help radiation protection practitioners and healthcare workers assess exposure levels for personnel and determine monitoring requirements…

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Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Therapy Specialist Clinic (THTSC)

WELCOME to the Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Therapy Specialist Clinic webpage. This service is dedicated to helping those experiencing tinnitus and/or hyperacusis related distress. The clinic currently runs from Monday to Friday, 9AM-5PM at Royal Surrey County Hospital and every Monday, 9AM-5PM at Ashford Hospital. THTSC offers audiologist-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for tinnitus and/or hyperacusis…

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Health Secretary launches new innovative form of radiotherapy at st lukes cancer centre

The Secretary of State for Health visited St Luke’s Cancer Centre to officially launch an innovative new form of radiotherapy that can target inoperable brain tumours. Jeremy Hunt joined staff, patients and dignitaries at a special ceremony to signal the start of Intracranial Stereotactic Radiotherapy on Friday, December 11. The cutting edge technique, which can…

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