Emory Healthcare/Emory University Medical Physics Imaging Resident 2021-2022 in Atlanta, Georgia
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This is for a two-year residency program
Conducts clinical medical physics training rotations designed to support radiology patient care and the quality assurance program within the institution.
Attends seminars and participates in clinical research designed to further educate and enhance the clinical rotations.
Learns the practice and responsibilities of a board certified medical physicist practicing in the subspecialties of diagnostic and nuclear medicine physics.
Gains practical knowledge and skills in the modalities/areas of radiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine, radiology informatics, dosimetry and radiation safety, and ultrasound.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding commissioning, calibration and assessment of radiologic equipment including dosimetry protocols, shielding design and protocol optimization.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding scanner performance, production of image contrast, and their application to imaging of disease.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding protocol construction, simulation, and diagnostic treatment techniques.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding nuclear instrumentation, radiation monitors, dosimetry equipment (particularly ionization chambers, film, and thermoluminescent dosimeters), and automatic data acquisition systems.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding quality assurance of radiologic equipment. Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding radioactive sources used for imaging and treatment in nuclear medicine.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding informatics including data storage, retrieval, integrity, and service of picture archiving systems.
Gains practical knowledge and skills regarding radiation safety applied to radiology procedures, occupational staff and general hospital environment.
Performs related responsibilities as assigned.
- A master's degree in Medical Physics.
NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.
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Job Number 65745
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: Rad: Physics & Comp Lab
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with radioactive materials or devices.
Job Category Laboratory
Location : Name Emory University Hospital
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta