Cross Cancer Institute

Cross Cancer Institute

University of Alberta Medical Physics Graduate Teaching Program


11560 University Avenue

Edmonton, AB


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD, MSc

Format: Campus

Program Description:

For the MSc Program, in addition to an MSc thesis, students must take the following courses: Medical Radiation Physics; Health Physics; Medical Electronics/Computers in Medicine; Theory of Medical Imaging; Radiation Biophysics; Fundamentals of Applied Dosimetry; Physics of Nuclear Medicine; Physics of Diagnostic Radiology; Fundamentals of Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Seminars in Medical Physics; and two lab courses (Imaging; and Medical Radiation Physics).

For the PhD program, in addition to a PhD thesis, each student must take two courses. One of these two courses must be either Advanced Quantum Mechanics I or Classical Electrodynamics I. PhD students must also have taken the MSc courses listed above, or their equivalents.

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