Phd student Optimizing image guidance quality for high-accuracy proton therapy

Position: Phd student Optimizing image guidance quality for high-accuracy proton therapy

Institution: Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health , University of Manchester

Location: Manchester, UK

Application closes at: Apr 20th, 2018 23:59

URL: https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=90817

The project will potentially expand the indications for proton therapy by allowing the safe and accurate treatment of patients groups where proton therapy is today considered unsafe or requires very large safety margins, negating its advantage over photon therapy. 

The overall project has 3 main objectives: 

Funding Notes
This studentship is funded by the EPSRC DTP covering fees and stipend (RCUK rate) Start date September 2018 for 3.5 years. 

Applicants must be from the UK/EU and have obtained (or be about to obtain) a minimum 2:1 Bachelors degree in a relevant subject area.

https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=90817