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Clinical trials advancing proton therapy research open at the CDH Proton Center, A ProCure Center

Five clinical trials evaluating proton therapy as a treatment for cancer, including one involving children with brain cancer and three trials for men with prostate cancer, are being led by researchers at CDH Proton Center, A ProCure Center. “We recently returned from a national medical meeting where more than 70 papers and posters were presented assessing the use of proton therapy in treating cancer, and the results continue to be impressive,” said Dr. William Hartsell, the Center’s medical director. “Our clinical trials are part of a national effort to assess new and what we... Full article

From Cars to Proton Therapy

Steve Geary,Senior Machinist Machine Shop at CDH Proton Center, a ProCure Center , holds a brass aperture (left) and a range compensator (right). Each Proton Therapy patient receives a unique set for treatment.
Two years ago as Steve Geary traveled the freshly painted hallways of ProCure’s suburban Chicago proton center, interviewing for a Senior Machinist position, he knew he had finally found the place where his 35 years of auto industry experience would be put to good use. “After years of searching for the right opportunity, ProCure was the only place I could see myself working,” said Geary. “I knew this was the... Full article