MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Typical SMS Academic Plan

Typical PhD Academic Plan


Course Schedule

Fall 2019 (pdf)

Summer 2018 (pdf)

Spring 2019 (pdf)


Course Descriptions

GS02-1011: Radiation-Induced Late Effects and Survivorship Journal Club

GS02-1012: The Physics of Positron Emission Tomography

GS02-1022: Special Radiation Treatment Procedures

GS02-1032: Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

GS02-1052: Imaging Science 

GS02-1053: Radiation Detection, Instrumentation, and Data Analysis

GS02-1062: Introduction to Clinical Medical Physics

GS02-1063: Fundamental Anatomy, Physiology and Biology for Medical Physics I 

GS02-1072: Statistics for Medical Physicists 

GS02-1073: Fundamental Anatomy, Physiology and Biology for Medical Physics II 

GS02-1083: Biological and Biophysical Principles of Molecular Imaging (formerly GS02-1014) 

GS02-1093: Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions

GS02-1104: Introduction to Medical Physics II: Medical Imaging

GS02-1114: Introduction to Medical Physics III: Therapy

GS02-1133: Introduction to Radiation Protection

GS02-1154: Introductory Radiation Therapy Physics Rotation

GS02-1174: Introductory Diagnostic Imaging Rotation

GS02-1194: Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine

GS02-1202: Electronics for Medical Physicists

GS02-1731: Medical Physics Seminar (Fall/Spring)

GS00-1910: Thesis for Master of Science

GS00-1920: Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy

GS21-1051: The Ethical Dimensions of the Biomedical Sciences

GS21-1152: Scientific Writing 

GS00-1514: Tutorial Research Experience

GS00-1530: Special Project Research