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GS02 1193 Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine

  • Course Director(s): Rachel Barbee and Richard (Bud) Wendt
  • Semester: Fall
  • Frequency: Annually
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Grading System: Letter Grade
  • Prerequisites: Introduction to Medical Physics I (GS02 1093); Radiation Detection, Instrumentation, and Data Analysis (GS02 1053) [may be concurrent]; and Consent of Instructor

Description

This course introduces graduate students to the basic science and instrumentation of nuclear medicine and magnetic resonance imaging.  It presents scientific principles underlying quantitative radionuclide organ imaging methods for dosimetry and treatment planning.

Course Outline Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine