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PTCOG attendees hear first-hand experiences from The Christie

Patients from The Christie shared their experiences of having proton beam therapy (PBT) and radiotherapy with around 1,200 worldwide experts in particle therapy. Sophie Vohra, Georgia Wood-Wareing an Ashleigh O’Hara spoke to delegates in…

Donations to The Christie increase DXA availability

Pictured during a visit following the installation of a Hologic Horizon A DXA scanner supplied by Vertec Scientific to the endocrinology department at The Christie in Manchester are consultant endocrinologist Dr Claire Higham, operations…

Team of 70 Christie staff enter the Great Manchester Run

The Christie 70 for 70 team that took part in this year's Great Manchester Run. Seventy members of staff from The Christie took part in the Great Manchester Run in May to celebrate 70 years of the NHS.  The group ran en-masse to raise…

University links with leading cancer centre

Professional lead for medical sciences Charles Sloane, The Christie principal radiographer Susan Todd and practice education facilitator Matthew Stephenson. Diagnostic radiography students at the University of Cumbria are to benefit from…

Top healthcare science award goes expert at The Christie

Director of medical physics and engineering at The Christie Professor Ranald Mackay. A leading physicist at The Christie has been named healthcare scientist of the year at the Healthcare Science Awards.  Professor Ranald Mackay, director…

Christie staff raise funds for proton beam research

The team from The Christie, Seddon and Arup tackle Mount Kilimanjaro. The Christie staff members were on top of the world after conquering one of the world's highest mountains and raising funds for research.  Sporting events officer for…

Rose is first to be scanned with MR-linac

Superintendent radiographer Sheena Chauhan and patient Mike Thorpe. A red rose, picked from the garden at The Christie by a patient, has been chosen as the first item to be scanned by the hospital's new MR-linac radiotherapy machine. The…

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