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When my son Kelly was younger, he spent a lot of time with my sister and her family, especially in the summer months. He looked up to his Uncle Allen and cousins and always wanted to do what they did. › Continue Reading

Four-year-old cancer patient Ella Phillips-Shimovetz received the royal treatment on her last day of proton therapy treatment at the Cincinnati Children’s/UC Health Proton Therapy Center. Her family surprised her with a horse-drawn carriage ride. Click on Channels 5, 9, 12 › Continue Reading

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and UC Health celebrated the grand opening of the new Proton Therapy Center. Located at Cincinnati Children’s Liberty Campus, the facility is one of the most advanced proton research and cancer treatment centers in the › Continue Reading

Proton therapy is a game changer for cancer treatment in kids and young adults. I’ve spent my entire career working with great teams of people who put their blood, sweat and tears into finding the best outcomes for kids with cancer. › Continue Reading

The Proton Therapy Center at Liberty Campus expects to begin treating patients by late summer or early fall, months earlier than originally anticipated. With two clinical treatment bays and one research bay, the Proton Therapy Center has the capacity to › Continue Reading

The Proton Therapy Center at Cincinnati Children’s Liberty Campus is set to open in the winter of 2016-2017. The new cancer therapy will deliver radiation directly to a tumor minimizing damage to surrounding tissue. Read more about the center and watch › Continue Reading

Two large pieces of Cincinnati Children’s new Varian ProBeam proton therapy system were delivered to the Liberty Campus on July 29. The two pieces form a cyclotron, which will more precisely target radiation at tumors, minimizing harm to surrounding tissue. › Continue Reading

Cincinnati Children’s is working to finalize a deal with UC Health to provide adult cancer care at the new Proton Therapy Center, scheduled to open at Cincinnati Children’s Liberty Campus in the winter of 2016-17. A major advantage of proton › Continue Reading

Cincinnati Children’s is moving forward with plans to build a proton therapy center, though details on location, timing and financing are still being worked out. Proton therapy is a radiation treatment delivering a larger but more precise dosage to a › Continue Reading