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Graduate Program Updates

Dissertation Defense – Michael Shang

Please join us at 2:00PM on Thursday, April 25 in the McKnight Brain Institute (L3-101) for Medical Physics PhD Candidate Michael Shang’s Dissertation Defense titled “A Novel Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy Treatment Planning System to Optimize Laser Ablation Delivery to Brain Targets”.

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…

Opportunity to Instruct an Undergraduate STEM Seminar Course

  Teaching opportunity at UF in your own research area: Design & teach an undergraduate STEM seminar course – Tue & Thu evenings, June 13 – July 23, 2019. Co-instruct an evening seminar course on a topic of your choice during the Student Science Training Program (SSTP), a STEM…

2018-2019 Graduation Celebration

Please join us for the 2018-2019 Medical Physics Graduation Celebration from 1:00PM to 4:00PM on Tuesday, April 23 in the Medical Physics Graduate Student Office (AG-117). Pizza, drinks and cake will be provided. Fall 2018 Graduates Zahra Razi, MS Spring 2019 Graduates Mada Batayib, MS Michael Hermansen, PhD Nick…

PhD Candidates – Residency Positions

Please join me us in congratulating our PhD candidates who have secured residency positions: Michael Hermansen Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center – Arizona (Therapy) Colin Paulbeck Medical College of Wisconsin (Diagnostic) Nick Potter University of Florida (Therapy) Michael Shang Washington University – Missouri (Therapy)…

PhD Proposal – Ping-Fang Tsai

Please join us at 11:00AM on Wednesday, April 17 in Room 1215 of the Davis Cancer Center for Medical Physics PhD student Ping-Fang Tsai’s PhD Proposal titled “Strategies to Minimize Setup Error, Improve Treatment Accuracy and Toward Adaptive Motion Management for Radiation Therapy“.

Dissertation Defense – Michael Hermansen

Please join us at 1:00PM on Tuesday, April 9 in the Neurosurgery conference room (L2-100) for Medical Physics PhD Candidate Michael Hermansen’s Dissertation Defense titled “Optimizing Image Acquisition and Reconstruction for a Novel Robotic Cone-Beam Computed Tomography Imaging System”.

MS Presentation – Mada Batayib

Please join us at 3:30PM on Thursday, March 28 in the Department of Radiology’s large conference room (G-101) for Mada Batayib’s MS Presentation titled “Table and Pad Transmission Measurements for Fluoroscopic Skin Dose Tracking“.

MS Presentation – Andrew Spencer

Please join us at 3:30PM on Thursday, March 28 in the Department of Radiology’s large conference room (G-101) for Andrew Spencer’s MS Presentation titled “A Preliminary Plan of Implementation for the Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Breast MRI“.

Dissertation Defense – Nick Potter

Please join us at 1:00PM on Thursday, March 28 in Room 1215 of the Davis Cancer Center for Medical Physics PhD Candidate Nick Potter’s Dissertation Defense titled “Feasibility Study of the Flattening Filter Removal Design for Conventional Treatments Using a Linear Accelerator“.  …