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31 Oct

CDT Industry Seminar Series with Gustav Meedt, Elekta

by Ioana Dobre
Events

In the first industry seminar of the year we will be welcoming Dr. Gustav Meedt, Director of Research Collaborations, Europe, to provide an overview of how academia and industry collaborations are an essential part of modern device development in healthcare.

Abstract:

Elekta are one of the leading innovators of equipment and software used to improve, prolong and save the lives of people with cancer and brain disorders. The company employs 3,600 people worldwide and more than 6000 hospitals use Elekta technology as part of their treatment plans. Their research and development portofolio aims to transform cancer care through magnetic resonance radiation therapy, enabling clinicians to confidently see and track difficult to visualize soft-tissue anatomies. One exciting development is the MR-Linac machine which aims to offer high resolution MR images in real-time whilst delivering radiotherapy.

Details:
Date: Tuesday 31 October
Venue: Roberts Building, LT 106
18.00 – 19.00: Industry Seminar
19.00 – 20.00: Drinks reception

Author

Ioana Dobre
Ioana Dobre

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