Dr. Felipe Calvo Manuel

Proton Therapy | Oncology

Doctors | Dr. Felipe Calvo Manuel

Dr. Felipe Calvo Manuel is Co-Director of the Department of Radiation Oncology, Scientific Director of the Proton Therapy Unit and Specialist in Radiation Oncology.

In addition to his professional career as an internationally recognised oncologist, he also stands out for his extensive research work. He is a member of the Royal National Academy of Medicine, a numerary member of the Spanish Medical-Surgical Academy and has been named Fellow of the International Educational Committee of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).

Named Fellow by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in 2019

Professional Experience


Director of the Radiation Oncology Department

Clínica Universitaria de Navarra (Spain)

2018 – Present

University Professor – Oncology Department

Facultad de Medicina – Universidad de Navarra (Spain)

1993 – 2017

Head of Oncology Department

Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañon, Madrid (Spain)


Career Level IV

Consejería de Sanidad de la Comunidad de Madrid (Spain)


Associate University Professor

Facultad de Medicina – Universidad
Complutense. Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Madrid (Spain)


Full University Professor

Facultad de Medicina – Universidad
Complutense, Madrid (Spain)

1991 – 1993

Radiation Oncology and Nuclear Medicine Assistant

Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

Academic Background


Extraordinary PhD Award

Universidad de Navarra (Spain)


Specialist in Radiation Oncology

Ministry of Education and Science, Madrid (Spain)


Degree in Medicine and Surgery

Facultad de Medicina – Universidad Autónoma de
Madrid (Spain)

Knowledge and
expertise of Dr. Felipe Calvo Manuel


Proton Therapy

Radiation Oncology

Digestive cancer

Paediatric Radiotherapy

Awards and Accreditations

American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

Participating member

Scientific Institutions

Scientific Committee (2012- present)

European School of Oncology

Education Council (2010)

European Society for Therapeutric Radiology and Oncology

Scientific Sponsor (2002-2010)

Scientific Foundation: Spanish Cancer Association

International President (1998)

National Commission for the Speciality of Radiation Oncology

Vice-President (1984-1986) & President (1986-1992)

Spanish Society of Radiation Oncology


More than 157 articles in scientific publications

National and international scientific journals

5 scientific books and 38 chapters in scientific books

Author of scientific books and chapters

More than 265 abstracts and conference papers

Cumulative impact factor > 300; (50% of publications in Q1 and 23% in Q2)

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