2020 Physics for Human Health

The theme of the 2020 edition of the school is “Physics for Human Health: Fundamental and Accelerators Science for Medicine“.

The most direct way in which Particle Physics and Accelerators Science impact most of our lives will be through their applications in medicine. With the advancement of these technologies, new cancer treatments, advanced imaging and better radio-pharmaceuticals will be available in the near future.
The course will focus on some outstanding techniques recently made available for life sciences and on future perspectives in the field.


Science Lectures: Giacomo Cuttone (INFN – LNS), Marion De Jong (Erasmus MC), Gaia Pupillo (INFN – LNL), Sandro Rossi (CNAO), Arno Villringer (Max Planck Institute).

Media Lectures: Fred Balvert (Erasmus MC), Delphine Chenevier (Head of communication at ESRF), Eleonora Cossi (INFN Press office), Claudia Di Giorgio (Le Scienze), Martin Enserink (Science), Patricia Fernández de Lis (El Pays), Jacopo Pasotti (Science journalist), Giovanni Spataro (Le Scienze).