UF Medical physics

Dedicated to improving the health and well-being of others through the advancement of the science of Medical Physics by implementing principles, methods, and techniques (in practice and in research) for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of human diseases.

Division of Medical Physics

Providing clinical support, research, and education throughout UF Health to ensure optimal treatment for our patients, all with an unrelenting emphasis on safety and minimal use concepts.

Division of Medical Physics Faculty

Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program

Our CAMPEP-accredited residency program encompasses a three-year imaging/nuclear medicine residency that leads to ABR board certification.

Dr Justin Brown, DIMPR Resident

Medical Physics Graduate Program

Our CAMPEP-accredited graduate program offers MS and PhD degrees that lead to successful careers in Medical Physics.

Medical Physics Graduate Program Faculty

Division updates

2022 AAPM – Abstracts Accepted

Congratulations to UF Medical Physics faculty, residents, and students, whose abstracts were accepted for presentation at the 64th Annual Meeting …

AAPM 2022

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Diagnostic Medical…

UF Medical Physics is recruiting for a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Diagnostic Medical Physics! A two-year Research Post-Doctoral Fellowship in…

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Congratulations to PhD students Colin Schaeffer and Megan Glassell, who won 2nd and 3rd place, respectively (along with 1st place winner Joseph…

Spring 2022 FLAAPM

international Collaborations

MS Thesis Defense – Leticia Gonzalez Zamora

Congratulations to Leticia Gonzalez Zamora, a MS student at our sister program, the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Iztapalapa in Mexico City…

UAM PhD Defense - Zamora

Collaboration with UAM

The Division of Medical Physics’ collaboration with the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, is official! This week, Dr…

UAM Collaboration

UAM Collaboration – Julian Uribe

Special thanks to Julian Uribe, a graduate student at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, for an outstanding…

Spring 2022 Seminar in Medical Physics - Uribe

residency program Updates

MR Linac

UF Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residents and Graduate Assistants had a very unique opportunity to participate in MRI fringe field strength…

MRI Linac Testing

2022 Resident – Ana Heshmat

Please join us in welcoming the 2022 Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Resident: Anahita Heshmat! Ana is currently a PhD Candidate here in the…

Ana Heshmat, Student

Research Highlight – Justin Brown, PhD

Congratulations to Dr Justin Brown, 2nd year Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Resident, and his colleagues, whose article titled “SNMMI procedure…

Research Highlight - Dr Justin Brown

graduate program updates

PhD Defense – Sean Domal

Please join us at 8AM on Wednesday, May 25 in the BMS Conference Room (or via Zoom) for Sean Domal’s PhD Defense titled “Fetal Dosimetry of Pregnant…

PhD Defense - Sean Domal

PhD Proposal – Zahra Razi

Please join us at 1PM on Monday, June 20 in C1-017, Communicore, for Zahra Razi’s PhD Proposal titled “Development of a human brain…

PhD Proposal - Zahra Razi

PhD Defense – Anahita Heshmat

Please join us at 8:30AM on Wednesday, June 1 in C1-017 (Communicore) for Anahita Heshmat’s PhD Defense: “Assessing Iodine Detection in Dual Energy…

Anahita Heshmat PhD Defense Announcement

Student society

2021-2022 SHMPS Officers

Please join us in congratulating our 2021-2022 SHMPS Officers: President: Robert DawsonVice President: Graham StoddardTreasurer: TJ MorettiAlumni…

Bobby Dawson, Student

SHMPS Medical Physics Alumni Spotlight

The University of Florida Society of Health and Medical Physics Students (SHMPS) is launching a new series titled: “University of Florida Medical…

SHMPS Alumni Workshop

2020-2021 SHMPS Officers

Please join us in congratulating our 2020-2021 SHMPS Officers: President: Bonnie PresidentVice President: Megan GlassellTreasurer: Colin…

Bonnie President, Student

Alumni connection

Alumni Job Connection – Prisma Health

Kati McCord, one of our MS graduates (2011) and a current Professional PhD Student, works for Prisma Health, which has an opening for a therapy…

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Alumni Job Connection – LBT Radiation Physics

One of our graduates (Phillip Patton – MS 1998/PhD 2000) has notified us of an opening for a diagnostic physicist with LBT Radiation Physics…

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Alumni Job Connection – Weill Cornell Medicine

One of our graduates (Wendy Kresge DABR, RSO – MS 2006) has notified us of an immediate opening for a board-certified Senior Diagnostic Medical…

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