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BME Seminar Series – Dr Bolch

Please join us at 3:00PM on Monday, September 30 in C1-17, Communicore, for a special lecture by Dr Wesley Bolch, Professor, J Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Florida. Dr Bolch, who is also a faculty member of the…

ABR Part 1 Exam – Application Window

The American Board of Radiology (ABR) will accept applications for the 2019 ABR Part 1 exam for certification in medical physics from September 3 – December 1, 2019. Applications, including all supporting documentation, is submitted online. Part 1 Requirements and Application, for first-time applicants only…

Biography – Libby Brateman, PhD

A wonderful biography of our beloved colleague and friend, Dr Libby Brateman, has been posted on the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) website under “History and Heritage” and “AAPM Fellows”. You will need to login with your AAPM account in order to access it. The…

Fall 2019 Incoming Graduate Students

Please join us in welcoming our incoming Fall 2019 Medical Physics Graduate Students: (L-R) Ghayath Dakkouri (MS); Zachary Mullaghy (MS); James Perez-Sanchez (MS); TJ Moretti(MS); Wen-Chih Tseng (PhD); Orlando Trejo (MS); Carlos Perez (MS)  …

Updated – 2019 Fall Schedule of Courses

Please find below an updated Fall 2019 Schedule of Courses for Medical Physics: RT 250: Physics II, Dr Arreola: 7:45AM – 9:15AM Tue/Thu (Jacksonville, Via Zoom) ENU 6657: Diagnostic Physics I, Dr Rill: 9:30AM – 10:20AM Tue/Wed/Thu (CG-49) BME 6535: Radiological Physics, Dr Bolch: 11:45AM – 12:35PM Mon/Wed/Fri…

AAPM Memoriam – Dr Libby Brateman

Dr Libby Brateman, Emeritus Professor of Radiology, was honored at the 2019 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas. A special session was given in honor of Dr Brateman, who passed away in May 2018, titled “In Memoriam of Libby Brateman: Education, Licensure,…

AAPM Summer School in Vermont

Drs Arreola, Leon, Grajo & Sistrom recently traveled to Burlington, Vermont (with graduate students Colin Schaeffer and Zahra Razi) to attend AAPM Summer School! The week-long session focused on practical medical image analysis, including segmentation, registration, and feature extraction. Both traditional and machine learning (including deep learning) methods were…

Dr Schwarz – ABR Certification

Congratulations to Dr BC Schwarz, Assistant Professor, who has been awarded American Board of Radiology (ABR) board certification after successfully passing the oral exam (Part 3) in Tucson, Arizona in early May. Dr Schwarz’ achievement is a wonderful reflection of his hard work and dedication to the medical…

Updated – 2019 Summer Schedule of Courses

An updated Summer 2019 Class Schedule for Medical Physics has been released: April 2 – June 20 RT 240: Physics I, Dr Arreola: 8:00AM – 9:00AM Tue/Thu (Jacksonville, Via Zoom) July 9 – September 26 RT 250: Physics II, Dr Arreola: 8:00AM – 9:00AM Tue/Thu…