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Volume 7,
Issue 2
Fall 2020

ISSN: 2331-5180

Frequency: Quarterly

About IJPT

Launched in 2014 as the official journal of the Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group, it is the mission of IJPT to provide a preferred venue for disseminating the most up-to-date information on the clinical, physical, and biological research in proton, light-ion, and heavy charged-particle therapy. Since its founding, IJPT has received articles by nearly 300 prominent radiation oncologists, physicists, and dosimetrists from 200 institutions around the world.

The Fall Issue

Research from Emory, Mayo, UF, MD Anderson, the Tohoku Proton Therapy Center, and the Miami Cancer Institute, among others, highlights our IJPT 2020 Fall Issue - read all of our Open Access articles here.

Preview Our Winter Issue Online First

Proton beam therapy reduces doses to the heart and may help to reduce cardiotoxicity when compared with photon techniques - learn more from the Institut Curie, Paris, Online First.

In the News

The National Association for Proton Therapy has named IJPT Editor-in-Chief Nancy P. Mendenhall, MD, FACR, FASTRO, and Associate Editor Steven J. Frank, MD, to a newly created physician advisory committee. The committee will provide advice on topics such as clinical research, patient education, and insurance reimbursement.

The 2021 Special Issue: Head and Neck Malignancies

Learn more about our Special Issue here.

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Author Information

Find an overview of IJPT policies, manuscript requirements, and submission process here.

Research Spotlight

Trends in proton and carbon ion therapy to assist clinical choices and research pursuits.

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