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ProtoTera Grants 2023/2

Students can submit thesis applications from 5th September to 18th September 2023


The ProtoTera Association aims to promote and develop a national research and teaching network in advanced therapies and associated technologies, enhancing research infrastructures,training and healthcare associated with the treatment of patients with cancer using new technologies, namely in:

A) Effects of high energy radiation on biological and material systems
B) High energy particle beam therapies (eg protons)
C) Theranostic for the increment of a precision and customized medicine
D) Accelerators, beam lines, planning systems, imaging
E) Advanced Medical Imaging


The ProtoTera is a joint collaboration between:

Instituto Português de Oncologia

CTN - Campus Tecnológico e Nuclear do Instituto Superior Técnico

ICNAS - Instituto de Ciências Nucleares Aplicadas à Saúde

LIP - Laboratório de Instrumentação e Física Experimental de Partículas

And co-financed by:

Cofinanced 1
Cofinanced 2

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1st Edition of the ProtoTera PhD Students Workshop

The 1st Edition of the ProtoTera PhD Students Workshop will take place from Monday 28th to Tuesday 29th November 2022, at Pólo das Ciências da Saúde, Universidade de Coimbra (Anfiteatro do iCBR). This workshop is intended to get together students and their supervisors, providing an opportunity to present and exchange ideas about their research work.

The link for registration in the workshop is  https://indico.lip.pt/event/1353/

PhD students will be required to give a short presentation (15mn + 5 mn). The workshop will start at 14:30 on 28th November and end at 13:00 on 29th November.

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