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Dr Johnson Named Director of Physics at UFHPTI

Congratulations to Dr Perry Johnson, Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, who was named as the Director of Physics at the University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute (UFHPTI) in Jacksonville!…

2021 HPS Fellowship – Bobby Dawson

Please join us in congratulating Bobby Dawson, MS Student, on being selected as the recipient of a 2021-2022 Health Physics Society Fellowship for studies in health physics. Bobby will be awarded $5,000 to support his academic work at the University of Florida. He will also be provided with a travel…

MS Presentation – TJ Moretti

Please join us at 9AM on Friday, June 25 in C1-11 for TJ Moretti’s MS Presentation titled “Automation in PET for Quality Assurance Testing and Protocol Analysis.”…

PhD Proposal – Anahita Heshmat

Please join us at 9AM on Wednesday, August 18 in C1-11, Communicore, for Anahita Heshmat’s PhD Proposal titled “Assessing Iodine Detection in Dual Energy CT and Subtraction CT.”…

Finding Medical Physics – What Students Need to Know

In this video, Dr Izabella Barreto, Assistant Professor, answers questions commonly asked by students. The video was made in collaboration with the Public Education Committee of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM). Additional videos will be released soon. 0:00 Introduction0:59 What was your major of study in…

ABR Oral Exam, Part 3 – Lesley Hines

Congratulations to Lesley Hines, Health Physicist in Environmental Health and Safety at the University of Florida in Gainesville, who recently passed Part 3 of the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Oral Exam. Lesley a graduate of the UF Medical Physics Graduate Program. We are so proud of him!…

ABR Oral Exam, Part 3 – Dr Emily Marshall

Congratulations to Dr Emily Marshall, Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago in Illinois, who recently passed Part 3 of the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Oral Exam. Dr Marshall is a graduate of the UF Medical Physics Graduate Program. We are so proud of her!…

ABR Oral Exam, Part 3 – Dr Zhongwei Zhang

Congratulations to Dr Zhongwei Zhang, Assistant Professor at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, who recently passed Part 3 of the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Oral Exam. Dr Zhang is a graduate of the UF Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program. We are so proud of him!…

2021 HPS Fellowship – Sean Domal

Please join us in congratulating Sean Domal, PhD Student, on being selected as the recipient of the 2021-2022 Health Physics Society Fellowship for studies in health physics. Sean will be awarded $5,000 to support his academic work at the University of Florida. He will also be provided with a…

Research Seminar – Dr Yawei Zhang

Please join us for a special research seminar by Dr Yawei Zhang, Medical Physicist and Assistant Professor at the UF Health Proton Therapy Institute in Jacksonville. Dr Zhang is seeking graduate faculty status in the program. His research seminar, titled “kV-MV Imaging and Patient-Specific Quality Assurance in Proton Radiation Therapy”…