Radiological Physics Course
Division of Medical Physics


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Radiological Physics is an annual course that is available to UF Diagnostic Imaging and Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics residents in both Gainesville and Jacksonville. It is also open to UF Veterinary Medicine and Dental (Oral & Maxillofacial) residents.

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The course will be taught by members of the UF Medical Physics team, each of whom specializes in a specific modality:

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Topics are based on AAPM/RSNA modules, which should be reviewed by residents in advance of the scheduled session:

  • Fundamentals
  • Projection X-Ray Imaging
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Computed Tomography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Magnetic Resonance
  • Ultrasound
  • Basic Imaging Science & Technology
  • Radiation Biology & Protection

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  • Radiological Physics modules are accessible via Canvas
  • Radiation Biology and Protection lectures are offered every Spring

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  • The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging; 3rd Edition; Bushberg, Seibert, Leidholdt Jr, Boone; Lippencott, Williams & Wilkins; Baltimore, Maryland 2011