Top US cancer center visits MedAustron

The MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, ranks among the best cancer hospitals in the USA. About 120.000 patients per year are treated at MD Anderson, in 2006 the center established particle therapy with protons. Prof. Stephen Hahn, MD, Division Head of Radiation Oncology, and Prof. Steven Frank, MD, Medical Director of the Proton Therapy Center of MD Anderson, visited MedAustron yesterday.  Following the reception by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MedAustron, Mag. Klaus Schneeberger, the American guests met colleagues from the medical, technological and research departments of MedAustron for a day of intensive exchange of professional experience.

Picture: DI Alfred Zens, MBA, Prof. Steven Frank, MD, Mag. Klaus Schneeberger, Prof. Stephen Hahn, MD, Prof. Dr. Eugen B. Hug