Harald Paganetti, PhD, Director of Physics Research at Mass General Radiation Oncology, was recently honored with The Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PTCOG), Robert R. Wilson Award for Significant Contributions to the field of Particle Therapy. This distinguished award, named after the first scientist to propose particle therapy for the treatment of cancer, is presented to an individual active in the field recognizing their cumulative achievements in particle therapy. The Award is presented during the annual PTCOG Conference, during which a keynote lecture will be given by the awardee.
Congratulations to Dr. Paganetti on this well-deserved achievement!
PTCOG is a non-profit worldwide organization of scientists and professionals interested in proton, light ion and heavy charged particle radiotherapy.