Benjamin Heggie
Medical Physics Graduate Program

Ben Heggie, Student


  • Mount Dora, Florida


  • BS: Mechanical Engineering; University of Florida; Gainesville, FL

Benjamin is a MS student who decided to make a change in profession after completing his BS at UF – from engineering to medicine.

His interest in medical physics started while pursuing a graduate certificate studying human anatomy through x-rays, CTs, & MRIs. He looks forward to a career as a diagnostic physicist.

Currently, Benjamin also works full time for Educational Technologies at the UF Health Science Center.

Outside work and studying, Benjamin enjoys cooking, and hiking trails in Gainesville. During football season, he watches his brother (UF offensive lineman, Brett Heggie) on the football field every Saturday. Go Gators!