Radiological Physics for Diagnostic Radiology Residents

OverviewRadiological Physics Overview

The Radiological Physics for Diagnostic Radiology Residents course by UF Medical Physics is available to all diagnostic radiology residency programs.

InstructorsRadiological Physics Faculty

The course will be taught by key members of the UF Medical Physics team, each of whom specializes in a specific modality.

  • Manuel Arreola, PhD – Vice Chair & Assistant Professor, Physics
  • Izabella Barreto, PhD – Assistant Professor, Physics
  • Stephanie Leon, PhD – Assistant Professor, Physics
  • Bryan Schwarz, PhD – Assistant Professor, Physics
  • Lynn Rill, PhD – Assistant Professor, Physics

SessionsRadiological Physics Sessions

Topics are based on AAPM/RSNA modules, which must be reviewed by residents in advance of the scheduled session.

  • Fundamentals
  • Projection X-Ray Imaging
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Computed Tomography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Magnetic Resonance
  • Ultrasound
  • Basic Imaging Science & Technology
  • Radiation Biology & Protection

ScheduleRadiological Physics Sessions

  • 7:15AM to 8:00AM Tuesdays & Thursdays, except for Radiation Biology & Protection lectures
  • Radiation Biology & Protection lectures take place at 12:30PM on various days in May
  • Live lectures will take place in G-101, the UF Department of Radiology’s large conference room – ground floor of the Health Science Center in Gainesville
  • Live lectures will also be broadcast via Zoom, an easy and reliable cloud platform for video conferences
  • Lecture recordings will be available via MediaSite, a video platform


  • The Essential Physics of Medial Imaging; 3rd Edition;¬†Bushberg; Seibert; Leidholdt Jr; Boone;¬†Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins;¬†Baltimore, Maryland 2011


  • 2018-2019 Syllabus

Department of Radiology
College of Medicine
University of Florida
PO Box 100374, Gainesville, FL 32610-0374

Phone: (352) 265-0291
Fax: (352) 265-0279
PACS Support: (352) 265-0526