Clatterbridge Cancer Centre

Clatterbridge Papillon Training: October 2018

Papillon Training Course

Clatterbridge Cancer Centre: 9th-10th October 2018

The dates for this years 2-day Papillon 50 training course have been announced. This year’s training will take place on Tuesday 9th & Wed 10th October 2018. The course will be held in the Venue room of the Papillon Suite, Clatterbridge Cancer Centre.

The course is open to anyone who is interested in learning all aspects of the Papillon treatment from patient/tumour selection & qualification, through treatment to follow up regimes.

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Clatterbridge Cancer Centre win BMJ Award for Rectal Cancer Care

Clatterbridge Cancer Center win Prestigious UK Cancer Care Award

Introduction

A coveted British Medical Journal award was recently bestowed on the Papillon team at The Clatterbridge Cancer Center. The Cancer Care Team category was won by the entry—Papillon for Rectal Cancer.

This life-changing treatment was pioneered by The Clatterbridge Cancer Center when Lead Papillon Clinician Professor Arthur Sun Myint initially introduced the method to the United Kingdom, more than two decades ago. He stated that the honour was the reward for the team’s hard work and their philosophy of always putting patients’ interest first.

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Ariane Medilink Innovation Award

Papillon+ receives Medilink Innovation Award

Medilink Innovation Award – Innovative Cancer Care

The award from Medilink East Midlands recognises our Papillon+ device. For its contribution to improving outcomes for rectal cancer patients.

Because Papillon+ treatments can be completed on an outpatient basis, the Papillon+ x-ray brachytherapy system can reduce treatment times. As well as preventing the need for radical surgery, which often results in a Stoma.

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