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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…

FLAAPM 2022

Congratulations to PhD students Colin Schaeffer and Megan Glassell, who won 2nd and 3rd place, respectively (along with 1st place winner Joseph Weygand, a resident at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa), during the Student Presentation at the Spring 2022 meeting of the Florida Chapter of the American American Association of…

Skip James – Memorial

On behalf of UF Medical Physics, we extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Lowell “Skip” Thomas James. Skip was an incredible colleague and friend to us all and we will miss him greatly. UF Radiology Open House Memorial Thursday, April 14 from 12PM-2PM in the…

PhD Defense – Anahita Heshmat

Please join us at 8:30AM on Wednesday, June 1 in C1-017 (Communicore) for Anahita Heshmat’s PhD Defense: “Assessing Iodine Detection in Dual Energy CT and Subtraction CT”.

PhD Defense – Nathalie Correa

Please join us at 1:00PM on Wednesday, May 18 in C1-003 (Communicore) for Nathalie Correa’s PhD Defense: “Direct Dose Measurements in Two Computed Tomography Scanners Comparing Single-Energy and Dual-Energy Scans”.

UF MP Seminar Course – Spring 2022

The UF Medical Physics Graduate Program is excited to add a Graduate Seminar in Medical Physics to our Spring and Fall course schedules. In addition to research presentations by PhD and MS students, our faculty and other colleagues will also be presenting on the work in their labs, research projects,…

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…

Summer 2022 Class Schedule

BME 6505 / Diagnostic Physics III w/ Dr Arreola: Tue/Thu 10:00AM -11:40AM; C2-33 Communicore BME 6533 / Radiological Anatomy w/ Dr Schwarz: Tue 12:45PM-3:00PM & Thu 8:30AM-9:45AM; C2-33 Communicore GMS 5905 / Survey of Medical Physics w/ Drs Leon & Schwarz: Thu 1:45PM-2:50PM; C2-33 Communicore…

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…