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PhD Proposal – Justin Brown

Please join us at 3:00PM on Wednesday, October 3 in the Department of Radiology’s small conference room (G-102) for Medical Physics PhD student Justin Brown’s PhD Proposal titled “Pediatric Nuclear Medicine and Fluoroscopic Monte Carlo Organ Dose Calculation and Optimization”.

SHMPS Tailgate!

Join us for food, fun and football! The Society of Health and Medical Physics (SHMPS) is hosting a Florida Gators vs LSU Tigers tailgate on Saturday, October 6 at 9:00AM by McCarty Drive. Geaux Gators!…

Future Florida Gator: Lennon DeWeese

Please join us in congratulating Lindsay DeWeese (Sinclair), Medical Physics Alumnus (PhD 2013), and her family on the birth of their beautiful baby girl! Lennon Olivia DeWeese was born at 9:45PM on Thursday, May 17, 2018 in Portland, Oregon. Mom and baby are doing great! Welcome to the world,…

ABR Medical Physics Part 1 Applications

Please note the below information regarding the ABR Part 1 Exam: For students currently enrolled in the master’s program intending to enter a residency immediately following master’s graduation, taking Part 1 of the ABR exam should be done preferable at the end of their first year in the program. This…

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…