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Research Seminar – Dr Perry Johnson

Please join us for a special research seminar by Dr Perry Johnson, Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, who is seeking graduate faculty status in the program. Dr Johnson’s research seminar is scheduled at 11:00AM on Thursday, September 10 via Zoom.

2020 AAPM Annual Meeting Abstracts

We are honored to announce that for the first time in the history of the Division of Medical Physics, we had ten (10) abstracts accepted for presentation at this year’s American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting. This remarkable accomplishment is a direct reflection of our unwavering commitment…

Dr Walter O’Dell – Promoted to Associate Professor

Please join us in congratulating Dr Walter O’Dell on his promotion to Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology in the College of Medicine, effective July 1, 2020. Dr O’Dell’s lab (Medical Image and Computation Analysis Lab) is an essential component of the Medical Physics Graduate Program and provides…

UF Medical Physics Newsletter!

We are pleased to release the first UF Medical Physics Newsletter. Please join us in celebrating the many accomplishments of the division, the residency program, the graduate program, and the undergraduate internship program! 2020-UF-Medical-Physics-Newsletter…

2020 UF MP Alumni Meetup!

The 2020 UF Medical Physics Alumni Meetup is scheduled at 6:00PM on Monday, July 13 via Zoom (to coincide with the annual AAPM meeting)! You bring the food and drinks, and we’ll supply the fun! You are encouraged to wear Gator Apparel and utilize a Gator themed Zoom background!…

Undergraduate Internship Program – Spring 2020

Please join us in celebrating the completion of the first semester of the Medical Physics Undergraduate Internship Program! Spring 2020 Undergraduate Interns Jessica DominiciCheima HicheriLianna MuletCindy McCabe Under the leadership of Dr Izabella Barreto, Assistant Professor, the interns were able to gain an understanding of the role of a…

MATLAB Seminars

Medical Physics faculty and students who are interested in practical applications of Deep Learning in the medical field are encouraged to attend upcoming Matlab seminars offered by MathWorks: MathWorks MATLAB Seminars These workshops, which will be live streamed, will introduce participants to Deep Learning and demonstrate how MATLAB tools…

Good Health and Well-Being

We want to ensure that our faculty, residents, students, and staff are aware of the many UF resources available to them during these challenging times:  UF HealthUF Employee Assistance ProgramUF WellnessUF Department of PsychiatryUF Field and Fork PantryUF Aid-a-GatorUF Health BridgeUF HealthStreet…

AAW Scholarship for Emerging Leaders

Dr Izabella Barreto, current President of the UF Association for Academic Women (AAW), developed three new awards to sponsor UF female Faculty and Staff to attend the 2020 UF Inspiring Women Leaders (IWL) Conference. She attended the conference and awarded the AAW Scholarship for Emerging Leaders to:   Crystal…

2020 COM Superior Accomplishment Award Winner

Please join us in congratulating Brenda Tieden, who was chosen as a College of Medicine Superior Accomplishment Award winner! Brenda will receive a cash award of $200, a framed certificate, and a commemorative coffee mug. She will also be considered for university-level awards. On March 27, an awards banquet will…