Department of Radiation Oncology

Physics Residency Rotation Overview and Timelines - Yr 2014-2016

Rotation
TitleDuration (weeks)Dates
1Orientation and Overview5Jul 1, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
2Basic Treatment Planning12Aug 4, 2014 - Oct 24, 2014
3Equipment QA and Performance Testing13Oct 27, 2014 - Jan 23, 2015
4Brachytherapy9Jan 26, 2015 - Mar 27, 2015
5Radiation Measurements 16Mar 30, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015
6Treatment Planning Commissioning15Jul 20, 2015 - Oct 30, 2015
7Advanced Treatment Planning16Nov 2, 2015 - Feb 19, 2016
8External Beam Special Procedures12Feb 22, 2016 - May 13, 2016
9Shielding, Licensing, Administrative6May 16, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016
Total weeks for two-year program104

NOTE:  15 vacation days are allowed each year.  Vacation must be approved by the rotation coordinator and the program director.