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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, Mexico, on the successful defense of her MS thesis titled “Behavior of Radio-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields from Medical Treatment Coils“. Leticia was joined by her MS committee members Dr Silvia…

Collaboration with UAM

The Division of Medical Physics’ collaboration with the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, is official! This week, Dr Manuel Arreola, Vice Chair of Physics, travelled to Mexico City to formalize the agreement. This very important milestone confirms our effort to improve the health of others through the…

UAM Collaboration – Julian Uribe

Special thanks to Julian Uribe, a graduate student at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, for an outstanding presentation during the Spring 2022 Seminar in Medical Physics! Cristina’s presentation, titled “Dosimetric Characterization of MicroDiamond Detector for Small Beams in Radiation Therapy – Preliminary Results” was exceptional and well attended!…

UAM Collaboration – Cristina Hernandez

Special thanks to Cristina Hernandez, a graduate student at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, for an outstanding presentation during the Spring 2022 Seminar in Medical Physics! Cristina’s presentation, titled “Nuclear Medicine: Characterization of a Siemens Symbia SPECT Equipment with 177Lu and 99mTc” was exceptional and well attended! Cristina’s…

UAM Collaboration – Yunuen Rojas

Special thanks to Yunuen Rojas, a graduate student at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, for an outstanding presentation during the Spring 2022 Seminar in Medical Physics! Yunuen’s presentation, titled “Functional MRI connectivity in post COVID-19 children” was exceptional and well attended! Yunuen’s presentation marks a milestone in our…

UAM Collaboration – Hector Ramirez

Special thanks to Hector Ramirez, a graduate student at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Iztapalapa, Mexico City, for an outstanding presentation during the Spring 2022 Seminar in Medical Physics! Hector’s presentation, titled “MRI: In Vivo Cerebral Connectometry Study Based on the Diffusion Tensor: Obese vs Normal Weight Children” was exceptional…

International Collaboration & Outreach

The Division of Medical Physics is proud to have met an important milestone in our effort to improve the health of others through the advancement of the science of Medical Physics by facilitating international collaboration and outreach. This week, Dr Manuel Arreola, Vice Chair…

Fisica Medica: Organ Dose & Optimization in CT

UF Medical Physics is excited to announce its participation in a CT physics and dosimetry course at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. “Fisica Medica: Organ dose and optimization in CT” is scheduled on the 10th & 11th of March, 2022, and will include three sessions presented by…

Global Engagement through the AAPM’s International Council

Under the AAPM’s new International Council and Global Needs Assessment Committee, Dr Izabella Barreto organized a session at the 2021 19th South-East Asian Congress of Medical Physics, the 13th Annual Congress of Thai Medical Physicist Society and the 14th Annual ASEAN College Of Medical Physics on Phuket island, Thailand. Together with…

3rd Annual UF/UAM Medical Physics Course & Symposium

We are excited to announce the 3rd Annual University of Florida / Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana (UAM) Medical Physics Course and Symposium. Students from across Mexico and South America will join Dr Silvia Hidalgo from UAM and Dr Manuel Arreola from UF for a special lecture series encompassing all aspects…