MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS02 1731 Medical Physics Seminar

Court, Laurence (Fall) and Pollard-Larkin, Julianne and Martel, Mary (Spring). One semester hour. Fall and Spring, annually. Grading System: Pass or Fail. Prerequisite: none

In the Fall term, students present talks on selected topics in general medical physics, therapy, and medical imaging.  The objectives are to acquaint students with a wide range of medical physics topics and to develop public speaking skills.  In the Spring term, students learn the fundamentals of Medical Physics professionalism and ethics.  The objectives are to familiarize the students with several professional and ethical concerns within the field and provide them with lectures from subject area experts on each topic.

Course Outline Medical Physics Seminar