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Meet the Oncology Expert

Friday October 08, 2021  (de 8:00 à 9:00h)

The Jules Bordet Institute, Brussels, is hosting a series of “Prestige Seminars” in Oncology entitled : “Meet the Oncology Expert”. The purpose of these seminars is to provide a review of the “State-of-the-Art” and ongoing research in a wide range of cancers diseases to an audience of junior and senior oncologists. Please find hereunder the program of the next “Meet the Oncology Expert” seminars.
The seminaries will take place from 8.00AM to 9.00AM on Friday : Institut Jules Bordet – VIRTUAL MEETING

Meet the Oncology Expert

“BNCT : past, present and future”
Hanna Koivunoro has been working on Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) research and development over her entire career, starting while a student at University of Helsinki, Finland. As the medical physicist, she was closely involved in the BNCT phase I/II clinical trials that were conducted at Helsinki University Central Hospital. Her research interests include neutron dose calculation, dosimetry, and analysis of existing biological dose calculation models against patient responses. During the past five years, Hanna has acted as a chief medical physicist at Neutron Therapeutics Inc., overseeing the creation and integration of the patient-facing aspects of the neutron therapy suite.
Hanna KOIVUNORO, PhD
Chief Medical Physicist, Neutron Therapeutics Inc., Finland


Chair : Dr Martine Piccart-Gebhart