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Graduate Program Updates

2020 Residency Match

Please join us in congratulating our PhD Candidates who have secured residency positions: Justin Brown: University of Florida; Gainesville, FL (Diagnostic)Nathan Quails: Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (Diagnostic) We are so proud of our PhD Candidates and wish them well in their residencies!…

Doctoral Dissertation/Mentoring Award Winner

Please join us in congratulating Dr Wes Bolch, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, who is a UF Graduate School 2019-2020 Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award winner. Dr Bolch will receive a $3,000 cash award plus $1,500 to support his graduate students! The UF Graduate School’s annual award encourages and rewards…

Marriage of Dan Ciarleglio & Jessica Sanger

Please join us in congratulating Dan Ciarleglio, Medical Physics MS Student, and Jessica Sanger, on their recent wedding! Dan and Jessica wed on Saturday, February 29 at the Baughman Center on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville. Best wishes to the beautiful bride and handsome groom!…

Spring 2020 FLAAPM Mtg

There were many excellent submissions (posters & presentations) by UF students at the Spring FLAAPM meeting in Orlando (Feb 27-29). Thanks to all the students who participated and for representing us so well! The results of the FLAAPM Student Presentation competition were as follows: 1st place (Fitzgerald Award): Karl Mund…

Travel Scholarship

The American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Commission on Medical Physics has announced a new travel scholarship for Medical Physics students. The ACR will award the travel scholarship to one medical physics graduate student annually. Applicants need to join ACR as a Member-in-Training (free), and be currently enrolled…

SHMPS Mtg: 1PM Wed Jan 22

The next Society of Health and Medical Physics (SHMPS) meeting is scheduled at 1:00PM on Wednesday, January 22 in the Medical Physics Annex (map below). Please contact Nathan Quails, SHMPS President, with any questions.

NCI Graduate Student Recruiting Program

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) Graduate Student Recruiting Program (GSRP) is currently accepting applications. Graduate students who will defend their dissertation in 2020 and are considering postdoc opportunities are encouraged to apply.

Fall 2019 Graduation

Congratulations to our Fall 2019 PhD Graduates: Haitham Alahmad and Pingfang Tsai! We are so proud of you!…

2019 Fall PhD Graduate – Haitham Alahmad

Congratulations to our Fall 2019 PhD Graduate: Haitham Alahmad! Subsequent to graduation, Haitham will be returning to Saudi Arabia, where he will soon begin a career in Medical Physics.

2019 Fall PhD Graduate – Pingfang Tsai

Congratulations to our Fall 2019 PhD Graduate: Pingfang Tsai! Subsequent to graduation, Pingfang will join the New York Proton Center in New York, New York, as a Therapeutic Medical Physicist.