University of California - Los Angeles

University of California, Los Angeles

Biomedical Physics


Room 4289 Bunche Hall

Suite C310

Los Angeles, CA 90095

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Biomedical Physics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The UCLA Biomedical Physics Interdepartmental Graduate Program is one of only 9 programs to be accredited by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM). Established in 1960, the program has a broad scope of studies appealing to students with backgrounds in biology, computer science, mathematics, engineering and physics. Thesis topics include mathematical modeling of physiological processes, radiation-induced molecular responses, biological modification of radiation responses, development of systems for teleradiology, cryo-electron microscopy and development of database and picture archiving systems in radiology, as well as the expected studies in the physics of diagnostic radiology, radiation therapy and medical imaging.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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