Physicist mentors young cancer patient in medicine
Summer 2012 : Physicist mentors young cancer patient in medical career
Physicist mentors young cancer patient in medical career
Shane Leonard was a high school student who had to give up a coveted engineering internship to be treated for salivary gland cancer at MD Anderson's Proton Therapy Center. It turned out to be one of the best experiences of his life. During Leonard’s treatment, he formed a bond with senior medical physicist Richard Amos, who became his mentor.
Guests: Richard Amos, M.D. and Shane Leonard
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