BIOMEDE 582 (NERS 582) - Medical Radiological Health Engineering

Instructor: Kimberlee Kearfott, Ph.D.
This course covers the fundamental approaches to radiation protection in radiology, nuclear medicine, radiotherapy and research environments at medical facilities. Topics presented include health effects, radiation dosimetry and dose estimation, quality control of imaging equipment, regulations, licensing and health physics program design.
Prerequisites: NERS 484 (BIOMEDE 484) and Senior or Graduate Standing
Credits: 3