ME.420.300.  Research in Radiology (Undergraduate).  1 Credit.  

N/A

ME.420.600.  Research in the Department of Interventional Radiology.  0 Credits.  
ME.420.601.  Remote Diagnostic Radiology Tutorial.  0 Credits.  

Remote Diagnostic Radiology Tutorial

ME.420.602.  Radiological Physics and Dosimetry.  3 Credits.  

This course will cover the fundamental physics behind radiation production and interaction, including a review of pertinent mathematics, classical mechanics, and nuclear physics. Topics covered: radioactive decay, radiation producing devices, characteristics of different types of radiation, mechanisms of radiation interaction, and essentials of the determination of absorbed doses.

ME.420.603.  Radiation Therapy Physics.  3 Credits.  

This course will provide a comprehensive survey of basic radiotherapy physics, fundamental radiation therapy, and contemporary radiation therapy.

ME.420.699.  Radiology Elective.  0 Credits.  

For Medical Students only. Specialized Topics in Radiology. Refer to Medical Student Electives Book located at https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/som/students/academics/electives.html.

ME.420.702.  Radiological Physics and Dosimetry.  3 Credits.  

This course will cover the fundamental physics behind radiation production and interaction, including a review of pertinent mathematics, classical mechanics, and nuclear physics. Topics covered: radioactive decay, radiation producing devices, characteristics of different types of radiation, mechanisms of radiation interaction, and essentials of the determination of absorbed doses.

ME.420.703.  Radiation Therapy Physics.  3 Credits.  

This course will provide a comprehensive survey of basic radiotherapy physics, fundamental radiation therapy, and contemporary radiation therapy. Topics to be covered include: external beam radiation therapy, brachytherapy, and special procedures. Image guidance methods will be discussed as well as patient and machine quality assurance.

ME.420.704.  Radiation Protection and Safety.  2 Credits.  

The course will cover the fundamental principles of radiation protection and safety. Topics covered include: principles of radiation protection, radiation units, radiation measurements, practical aspects of the use of radionuclides, ionizing radiation and public health, regulations regarding radiation protection, and radiation shielding of x-ray facilitites.

ME.420.705.  Medical Physics Seminar.  0.5 Credits.  

This seminar will focus on current topics in imaging, radioomics/AI, therapy, and radiopharm therapy.

ME.420.706.  Radiation Biology.  3 Credits.  

This course will cover the current state-of-the-art knowledge of the biological consequences of ioning radiation at multiple length and time scales, including molecular, cellular, whloe-body, and population effects, as well as how this knowledge relates to and is continually informed by applications in radiation therapy and radiation safety.

ME.420.707.  Nuclear Medicine Imaging.  3 Credits.  

This course covers the physics and methodology aspects of Nuclear Medicine Imaging and Positron Emission Tomography.