UofC Experience

The Certificate program is a two-term program for individuals with a Ph.D. in Physics or a related subject wishing to transition to a career in clinical radiation oncology physics.  Students will acquire a broad background in theoretical medical physics including radiation physics, radiobiology, radiation safety, medical imaging and the modern practice of radiation oncology, through intensive coursework and hands-on experience.  The program is designed to meet all the recommendations in Report 197S of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine. At the completion of this program students will be well-prepared to begin a residency in medical physics.  Potential candidates for this program must hold a Ph.D. in Physics or a related discipline.