Education and Training Programs

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The Department of Radiation Medicine offers an array of education and training opportunities. We offer opportunities for students to learn about the cutting edge of radiation technologies used in treating patients with various illnesses, in this rapidly growing field within medicine. We are currently host two residency programs (radiation oncology and medical physics), a medical physics graduate program, and participate in the medical student clerkship.

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The Radiation Medicine Student Interest Group (RMSIG) is organized by students and faculty to provide information about the field of radiation medicine. The specific aims of RMSIG include, providing early and intimate exposure to this rapidly developing field within medicine, providing opportunities for student research, and developing strong mentorship from practicing doctors.

The RMSIG is open to all students, who desire to learn how cutting edge radiation-modalities are used to treat patients including high school students, undergraduate students, and graduate students.

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RADT 709RT - VIRTUAL Radiation Oncology Elective

The Department of Radiation Medicine is pleased to offer a new virtual elective, RADT 709RT -VIRTUAL Radiation Oncology Elective, for visiting medical students interested in radiation oncology. This is a three-week online elective intended for students at any stage of their clinical experience. 

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Education Events

Rad Onc Virtual Education Rotation (ROVER)

Lung Malignancies: August 20, 2020

     Registration for this sessions ends on 8/18/2020 at 11:59 PM PST

Applying in Radiation Oncology Networking Session for M3 and M4s: September 10, 2020

Virtual Oncology Global Conference: next session TBD

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