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Medical Physics


Research, teaching and clinical support for the application of physics in the treatment of cancer using radiation.

Courses & Certification

Teaching various aspects of radiological physics and radiobiology to graduate students, resident physicians, radiation therapy technologists, diagnostic radiology technologists and medical dosimetry students at Yale University School of Medicine and Yale-New Haven Hospital. A certification course is also given to each user of the division's cesium-137 irradiator facility.

Seminars & Talks

Seminar announcements are posted in the Yale Bulletin and Yale-New Haven Hospital weekly schedule of events. Physics talks are presented by division staff on the first Thursday of alternate months. Division-initiated speakers also present special department seminars during the year.

Some Journals in Which We Publish

Medical Physics Journal; Int. Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics; and Physics in Medicine & Biology.