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BRAVO Symposium 2016 - videos

Presentations at BRAVO Symposium 2016 - October 1, 2016

Welcome address

(Steven Cuypers, Co-President BRAVO for the industry)

Radiotherapy in Belgium: An insight through the European looking glass

(Prof Dr. Yolande Lievens, Chair Radiation Oncology Department at University Hospital Ghent)

Modern radiation oncology, a subtle balance between standardisation and individualisation

(Prof. Dr Dirk Verellen – Iridium Kankernetwerk, Antwerp; VUB, Faculteit Geneeskunde en Farmacie)

High quality radiotherapy: a life saver or just a costly exercise?

(Prof. Dr Dirk Van Gestel – Chair Radiation Oncology Department at Institut Jules Bordet, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels)

Expanding Global Access to Radiotherapy: Demand, Supply, and Benefit

(Prof. David Jaffray – Senior Scientist at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre; Executive VP Technology and Innovation at UHN; co-author of “Expanding global access to radiotherapy” in The Lancet (2015))

Closing Remarks

(Prof. Dr Gert De Meerleer – Co-President BRAVO for the physicians; Radiation Oncologist at University Hospital Leuven)