ENLIGHT – Status Report of the West German Proton Therapy Center Essen (WPE), Germany

START OF THE CLINICAL PROGAM After a long period of project planning, extensive measurements and thoughtful testing, WPE finally started clinical operations in early summer of 2013. Beforehand, two major challenges had to be mastered with the recruitment of medical and technical experts as well as with getting numerous employees like Radiation Therapy Technologists (RTTs), clinicians and medical physicists trained in