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UFHCC Grand Rounds – Dr Walter O’Dell

Dr Walter O’Dell, Assistant Professor, will be giving a UFHCC Grand Rounds lecture at noon on Wednesday, September 12 in Communicore C1-004 titled “Quantifying Myocardial Dysfunction after Radiation Therapy in Breast Cancer Patients”. Free box lunch if you get their early enough!…

2018 Fall Florida AAPM Mtg (Jupiter, FL)

The Florida Chapter of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine’s (FLAAPM) Fall meeting will be held in Jupiter at the Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place on Friday, September 14, 2018. A night-in will be held at the hotel on the evening of Thursday, September 13. For more information,…

Marriage of Catherine Carranza & Edmond Olguin

Please join us in congratulating Catherine Carranza, Medical Physics PhD Student, and Edmond Olguin, Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Resident, on their recent wedding! Catherine and Edmond wed on Friday, August 10 at the beautiful Baughman Center on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville. We are truly delighted for…

SHMPS Meeting: @ Noon on Tue Sept 4

Mark your calendars for the first SHMPS meeting of the Fall 2018 semester: 12:00PM Tuesday, September 4 Medical Physics Annex Agenda items include discussing this year’s events and an ABR Part 1 open discussion. Refreshments will be provided!          …

Dr Frank Bova – AAPM Edith Quimby Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

Please join us in congratulating Dr Frank Bova on being awarded the Edith Quimby Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding contributions to medical physics. Dr Bova is an integral member of the Medical Physics Graduate Program’s faculty and we are so proud of his accomplishments!      …

Radiation Oncology Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

Radiation Oncology is hosting a Welcome Reception at 4:00PM on Wednesday, August 22 in the Department of Radiation Oncology’s large conference room. The large conference room is located on the ground floor of the UF Health Cancer Center. Refreshments will be provided. All incoming students are encouraged to…

Annual Student Welcome Mixer

The UF Graduate Student Organization’s annual Welcome Mixer is scheduled for Saturday, August 11 from 8:00PM to 11:00PM at Mother’s Pub & Grill in downtown Gainesville (1017 West University Avenue). Food and beverages will be provided! All current and new Medical Physics students are encouraged to attend!…

Future Medical Physicist!

Please join us in congratulating Zahra Razi, Medical Physics Graduate Student, and her family on the birth of their beautiful baby girl! Sophia June Amiri was born at 3:27PM on July 11, 2018. Mom and baby are doing great! Welcome to the world, baby Sophia!…

New Student Orientation & Welcome Reception

The College of Medicine New Graduate Student Orientation is scheduled for 9:00AM on Thursday, August 9th in the Harrell Medical Education Building, North Learning Studio (Room 125). The Medical Physics Orientation Session & Welcome Reception for incoming Medical Physics Students will immediately follow the College’s orientation, beginning at 1:30PM…

2018 Summer MS Graduate – Catherine Carranza

Congratulations to our Summer 2018 MS Graduate: Catherine Carranza! Subsequent to graduation, Catherine will pursue PhD studies in Medical Physics at the University of Florida in Gainesville.