PCG Welcomes Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville To Our Membership!
PCG welcomes Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville to our membership!
Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville opened its doors to patients on January 20th 2014. They are the 13th proton center in the United States, the second in the southeast, and the first in the state of Tennessee. We are thrilled to be working with a proton center recognized in the industry for innovative treatment protocols!
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PCG Member Spotlight: Shaakir Hasan, DO, New York Proton Center
Dr. Shaakir Hasan is an attending radiation oncologist at New York Proton Center. He subspecializes in proton therapy for genitourinary (GU) and prostate cancers, lymphoma, and pediatric malignancies. He has authored over 50 peer-reviewed publications in the oncology space and has presented his research at multiple international conferences.
Dr. Hasan completed his undergraduate degree at University of Michigan and received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he was awarded membership in the National Scholastic Honor Society. He completed his internship at Crozer Keystone in Philadelphia and his residency training in radiation oncology at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he served as Chief Resident and received the RSNA Roentgen Resident Research Award.
His philosophy of care is to empower patients with the knowledge, confidence, and support required to confront their disease.
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PTCOG-NA Sixth Annual Conference October 14-16, 2019
Particle Therapy Cooperative Group North America will be holding its sixth annual conference October 14-16, 2019. It will be hosted by Miami Cancer Institute, a part of Baptist Health South Florida.
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