To help orient yourself with our program, here's an overview of everything we do, presented by Program Director Dr. Leah Schubert. Please view the powerpoint in presentation mode in order to hear the recording.
|Physics of Radiation Therapy||Weekly||TBA||TBA|
|Treatment Planning*ǂ||Twice monthly||TBA||TBA|
|Clinical Oncology*ǂ (including case presentations, attending lectures, peer teaching, grand rounds, etc.)||Weekly||TBA||TBA|
|Journal Club||Once Monthly||Wed||2:00 PM|
|Board Preparation / Study Sessions||Once Monthly||Wed||2:00 PM|
|Clinical Quality Rounds||3x a week||Mon, Wed, Thurs||8:00 AM|
|Physics Meeting||Twice monthly||Wed||2:00 PM|
|Quality Safety and Operations Committee Meeting (y)||Twice monthly||Wed||11:00 AM|
|Radiation Safety Subcommittee Meeting||Quarterly||TBA||TBA|
|Department Staff Meeting||Monthly||Wednesday||12:00 PM|
* notification of exact times occurs via weekly emails from department administrative assistants
ǂ these lectures are considered part of Resident Education, which typically occur throughout the week.
(y) the chief physics resident is a member of the Quality Safety and Operations Committee and is expected to participate in meetings. The first year resident is welcome, but is not required to attend.
The physics resident library available for the physics resident through the Department of Radiation Oncology. Each year new books are added upon resident request and available funds. The library is located in the residents' office.
Additionally, an electronic library is provided for physics residents. Electronic files of required readings, recommended readings, and additional references such as electronic textbooks, AAPM reports, and study guide materials are stored in the ‘Physics Resident Electronic Library’ directory of the department shared network drive.