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MDY 560LEC Advanced Radiation Therapy Physics


This course provides advanced material for understanding and becoming familiar with modern external beam and brachy therapy radiation therapy treatments. It includes a discussion of advanced dosimetry, treatment techniques and protocols, treatment planning algorithms, accelerator and other shielding considerations, and quality assurance protocols including current AAPM task group reports. Knowledge of basic radiation therapy physics is required. This course should be taken by all graduate students in the medical physics specialization specializing in medical radiation therapy

Credits: 3
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Typically Offered: Varies
Requisites: BPH 547 or consent of instructor.
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Published: Apr 12, 2022 15:53:11