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Residency Match – Nathalie Correa

Congratulations to Nathalie Correa, PhD Candidate, on successfully matching with the University of Texas! Nathalie will begin a residency in Diagnostic Medical Physics with McGovern Medical School starting July 1, 2022.

Residency Match – Ana Heshmat

Congratulations to Anahita Heshmat, PhD Candidate, on successfully matching with the University of Florida! Ana will begin a residency in Diagnostic Medical Physics with the Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program (DIMPR) starting July 1, 2022.

2022 Resident – Ana Heshmat

We are excited to announce our 2022 Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Resident: Anahita Heshmat! Ana is currently a PhD Candidate here in the University of Florida’s Medical Physics Graduate Program. Her current research focuses on assessing iodine detection in dual energy CT and subtraction CT. She obtained both her BS…

Alumni Job Connection – Prisma Health

Kati McCord, one of our MS graduates (2011) and a current Professional PhD Student, works for Prisma Health, which has an opening for a therapy physicist in Greenville, South Carolina: Prisma Health is seeking a therapy medical physicist to join our team in South Carolina. Greenville is a beautiful growing…

Research Highlight – Justin Brown, PhD

Congratulations to Dr Justin Brown, 2nd year Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Resident, and his colleagues, whose article titled “SNMMI procedure standard/EANM practice guideline on pediatric [99mTc]Tc DMSA renal cortical scintigraphy: an update” was published in the January 2022 edition of the Journal of Clinical and Translational Imaging!…

DIMPR Benefits!

The UF Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program (DIMPR) is looking forward to telling our applicants about all of the benefits of the program! This includes: Top 5 public universityCompetitive salary & benefits, commensurate with medical residentsFinal applicants will be hosted by the program for in-person interviewsFlights, hotel, &…

Graduate Program Alumni Spotlight – Dr Marlene McKetty

Dr Marlene H P McKetty graduated from the UF Medical Physics Graduate Program with a MS in 1975 and a PhD in 1978. Dr McKetty’s legacy is unparalleled. Her accomplishments raised the bar for all medical physicists and serve as a framework for all who follow in her footsteps. Dr…

Resident Alumni Spotlight – Dr Weiyuan Wang

Dr Weiyuan Wang was our third UF Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program graduate (2013).  Dr Wang obtained a Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) from Northwestern Polytechnical University in China in 1998. After graduation, he worked as a Research Engineer at Shenyang Aircraft Research Institute. He obtained a MS in Electrical…

Research Seminar – Dr Reza Forghani

Special thanks to Dr Reza Forghani, who gave an excellent seminar on Thursday, February 10 titled “Radiomics and Machine Learning: Fundamentals and Spectral CT & Neuroimaging Applications“. The seminar was very well attended by faculty, residents, and students. Dr Forghani is an incoming UF faculty member who will soon…

2021 UF MP Newsletter

We hope you enjoy the 2020-2021 UF Medical Physics newsletter, which highlights the accomplishments of the Division of Medical Physics, the Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physics Residency Program, the Medical Physics Graduate Program, and the Medical Physics Undergraduate Internship Program. Thank you for your support of the UF Medical Physics Gator…