CAMPEP Accredited Certificate Programs in Medical Physics

Entries Last Updated April 1, 2024

A certificate program is a program of didactic coursework offered by a CAMPEP-accredited graduate or residency program, intended to enable individuals with a doctoral degree in physics or a related discipline to meet the didactic requirements needed to enter a CAMPEP-accredited residency program.

To APPLY:

Directors of CAMPEP-accredited graduate programs who wish to have their certificate program accredited by CAMPEP should apply to the Graduate Education Program Review Committee Chair. Detailed instructions are given in the link on the left, "General Information for Certificate Program Application.

**Granted administrative extension of accreditation while under review for re-accreditation.  

 

Institution
Initial Accreditation
Columbia University 2012
Dalhousie University 2015
Dartmouth College               2021
Emory University               2020    
Florida Atlantic University 2017
Georgia Institute of Technology               2022
Harvard University 2016
Purdue University 2017
Louisiana State University 2014
Mayo Clinic (MN) 2019
McGill University 2013
Medical College of Wisconsin 2013
Rutgers SUNJ 2015
University College Dublin               2023
University of Alberta               2023
University of Calgary  2011
University of California Los Angeles 2013
University of Chicago 2011
University of Kentucky 2015
University of Maryland               2023
University of Miami 2014
University of Nevada Las Vegas 2014
University of Pennsylvania 2012
University of Texas Houston 2012
University of Tennessee Knoxville               2019
University of Texas Southwestern  2018
University of Victoria 2013
Virginia Commonwealth University 2015
Wake Forest University               2023
Washington University in St. Louis 2013
Wayne State University 2018
Western University 2015

 

Columbia University
Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
500 West 120th St., 200 S. W. Mudd, MC 4701
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-4457
Fax: (212) 854-8257
Program Director: I. Cevdet Noyan, Ph.D.
icn2@columbia.edu
http://www.apam.columbia.edu/pages/research/Medical_Physics/index.html

Dalhousie University
Nova Scotia Health Authority
5820 University Avenue
Room 3001A
Halifax NS B3H 1V7 Canada
(902) 473-6017 / Fax: (902) 473-6120
Program Director: Alasdair Syme, Ph.D.
alasdair.syme@nshealth.ca
https://www.dal.ca/academics/programs/graduate/medical-physics.html

Dartmouth College
Thayer School of Engineering
14 Engineering Drive
Hanover, NH 03755
603-646-3861/ Fax: 603-646-3856
Program Director: David Gladstone, Sc.D.
david.gladstone@dartmouth.edu
http://sites.dartmouth.edu/medphys/

Emory University
Department of Radiation Oncology
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA  30322
(404) 778-7339
Program Director: Richard Castillo, Ph.D.
richard.castillo@emory.edu

Florida Atlantic University
Department of Physics
Medical Physics Programs
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Program Director: Theodora Leventouri, Ph.D.
(561) 297-2695 / Fax: (561) 297-2662
leventou@fau.edu
http://physics.fau.edu/programs/psmmp/index.php

Georgia Institute of Technology
Medical Physics Programs
770 State Street, RM-3-39S
Atlanta, GA 30332-0745
Program Director: Steven Biegalski, Ph.D.
(404) 385-5973
steven.biegalski@me.gatech.edu

Harvard University
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 726-8153
Program Director: Yulia Lyatskaya, Ph.D.
ylyatskaya@lroc.harvard.edu
http://harvardmedphys.org/

Louisiana State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
202 Nicholson Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4001
Program Director: Wayne D. Newhauser, Ph.D.
email:newhauser@lsu.edu
Program Administrator Tel: (225) 578-2163 / Fax: (225) 578-0824
http://www.phys.lsu.edu/medphys/

Mayo Clinic (MN)
Department of Radiation Oncology
200 First Street, SW
Rochester, MN 55905
(507) 255-2054 / Fax: (507) 284-0079
Program Director: Nicholas Remmes, Ph.D.
remmes.nicholas@mayo.edu

McGill University
McGill University Health Centre (Glen Site) DS1 7141
1001 boul. Decarie
Montreal, Quebec
H4A 3J1, Canada
Program Director: Jan Seuntjens, Ph.D.
Tel: (514) 934-8052 / Fax: (514) 934-8229
margery.knewstubb@mcgill.ca
http://www.mcgill.ca/medphys/academic/certificate-program

Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee , WI 53226
(414) 805-9761
Fax: (414) 805-4369
Program Director: Kristofer K. Kainz, Ph.D.
kkainz@mcw.edu
http://www.mcw.edu/Radiation-Oncology/Physics-Postdoctoral-Certificate-Program.htm

Purdue University
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 496-1874
Program Director: Keith Stantz, Ph.D.
kstantz@purdue.edu
https://www.purdue.edu/hhs/hsci/students/graduate/programs/medical_physics.html

Rutgers SUNJ
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Program Director: Irina Vergalasova,Ph.D, DABR
Tel: (732) 828-3000 ext. 6684
irinav@cinj.rutgers.edu
http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/gsbs/CertificateinMedicalPhysics.html

University College Dublin
Centre for Physics in Health and Medicine
School of Physics
O'Brien Centre for Science, North Belfield 
Dublin 4, Ireland
Program Director: Sean Cournane, Ph.D.
Tel: +353 1 7162222
s.cournane@ucd.ie
https://www.ucd.ie/cphm/study/mscinmedicalphysics/

University of Alberta
Department of Medical Physics
11560 University Avenue
Edmonton, T6G 1Z2, Canada
Program Director: Gino Fallone, Ph.D.
Tel: (780) 432-8750/Fax: (780) 432-8615
Accredited degrees available: M.Sc., Ph.D.
bfallone@ualberta.ca
http://mp.med.ualberta.ca

University of British Columbia
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Medical Physics Program
6224 Agricultural Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1, Canada
Program Director: Alex Mackay, Ph.D.
Tel: (604) 822-6447 / Fax: (604) 822-5324
Co-director: Cheryl Duzenli, Ph.D.
Tel: (604) 877-6000 x 2021
mackay@physics.ubc.ca
http://www.physics.ubc.ca

University of Calgary 
Department of Medical Physics
Tom Baker Cancer Centre
1331 - 29 Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 4N2
Program Director, Peter B. Dunscombe, Ph.D., FCCPM, FAAPM
Tel: (403) 521-3789 / Fax: (403) 521-3327
peter.dunscombe@albertahealthservices.ca
http://www.ucalgary.ca/rop/

University of California Los Angeles
The Departments of Radiological Sciences, Radiation Oncology, and Molecular & Medical Pharmacology
Physics & Biology in Medicine Interdepartmental Graduate Program
(Formerly Biomedical Physics Interdepartmental Graduate Program)
650 Charles E Young Dr S, RM B2-115CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1721
Program Director: Michael F. McNitt-Gray, Ph.D.
Tel: (310) 825-7811 / Fax: (310) 825-7705
mmcnittgray@mednet.ucla.edu
pbm@mednet.ucla.edu
http://pbm.ucla.edu/

University of Chicago
Graduate Programs in Medical Physics
MC 2026
5841 S. Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
Program Director: Samuel G. Armatto, III, Ph.D.
Tel: (773) 834-3044 / Fax: (773) 702-0371
s-armato@uchicago.edu
http://medicalphysics.uchicago.edu/

University of Kentucky 
Department of Radiation Oncology
Markey Cancer Center, Room CC061
800 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40536
Program Director: Dennis Cheek, Ph.D.
Tel: (859) 323-9947
Dennis.Cheek@uky.edu
https://medicine.uky.edu/departments/radiationmedicine/graduate-certificate-general-radiological-medical-physics
https://radiationmedicine.med.uky.edu/radiation-program-statistics

University of Maryland 
Baltimore Graduate School
22 South Greene Street
Baltimore, MD. 21201
Program Director: Narottam Lamichhane
Tel: (410) 328-7357
narulamichhane@umm.edu

University of Miami
Biomedical Engineering Department
1251 Memorial Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Program Director: Weizhao Zhao, Ph.D.
Tel: 305-284-6763 / Fax 305-284-6494
WZhao@med.miami.edu
http://bulletin.miami.edu/graduate-academic-programs/engineering/biomedical-engineering/ms-phd-and-certificate-programs-in-medical-physics/

University of Nevada Las Vegas
Department of Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences
4505 Maryland Parkway
Box 453037
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Program Director: Steen Madsen, Ph.D.
Tel: (702) 895-1805 / Fax: (702) 895-4819
STEEN.MADSEN@UNLV.EDU
https://www.unlv.edu/hpds/academic-programs/adv-grad-cert-medical-physics-hist-stats

University of Pennsylvania 
Perelman School of Medicine
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Program Director: Shannon O' Reilly, Ph.D.,DABR
Tel: (215) 615-5634 / Fax: 
Shannon.O'Reilly@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
https://www.med.upenn.edu/mpp/

University of Tennessee-Knoxville
1412 Circle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916
Program Director: Michael Howard, Ph.D.
Tel: (423) 493-1691 / Fax: (423) 493-6828
mehvols@yahoo.com

University of Texas Southwestern 
Division of Medical Physics and Engineering
Department of Radiation Oncology
5641 Southwestern Medical Avenue
Dallas, TX 75235-8808
Program Director: You Zhang, Ph.D.
Tel: (214) 648-1795
you.zhang@utsouthwestern.edu
http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/education/medical-school/departments/radiation-oncology/education-training/postdoc-medical-physics.html

University of Texas Houston
Houston Health Science Center
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Department of Imaging Physics
1400 Pressler St. Unit 1472
Houston, TX 77030
Program Director: Richard Wendt III, Ph.D..
Tel: (713) 745-3250 / Fax: (713) 563-8842
rwendt@mdanderson.org
https://gsbs.uth.edu/medphys/

University of Victoria 
Graduate Program in Medical Physics
Medical Physics Department
BC Cancer Agency - Vancouver Island Centre
2410 Lee Avenue
Victoria, BC V8R 6V5
CANADA
Program Director: Wayne A. Beckham, Ph.D., FCCPM
Tel: (250) 519-5620 / Fax (250) 519-2024
wbeckham@bccancer.bc.ca
https://www.uvic.ca/science/physics/medicalphysics/student/certificate/index.php

Virginia Commonwealth University
VCU Department of Radiation Oncology
PO Box 980058
401 College Street
Richmond VA 23298-0058
Program Director: William Y. Song, Ph.D., DABR.
Tel: 1- (804)-628-3457/ Fax: 1-(804)-827-1861
william.song@vcuhealth.org
http://www.medicalphysics.vcu.edu/

Wake Forest University
Department of Radiation Oncology
Medical Center Boulevard 
Winston-Salem, NC  27157
Program Director: William Dezarn, Ph.D.
Tel: (336) 713-6511 / Fax: (336) 713-6565
Accredited degrees available: M.S., Ph.D.
wdezarn@wakehealth.edu
https://school.wakehealth.edu/Education-and-Training/Graduate-Programs/Medical-Physics

Washington University in St. Louis
Department of Radiation Oncology
4921 Parkview Place, Campus Box 8224
St Louis MO 63105
Program Director: Michael B. Altman, Ph.D.
Tel: (314) 362-4818
m.altman@wustl.edu
https://radonc.wustl.edu/education/post-phd-graduate-certificate-in-medical-physics/

Wayne State University
Karmanos Cancer Institute
Department of Radiation Oncology
4100 John R. Street
Detroit, MI 48201
Program Director: Jay Burmeister, Ph.D.
Tel: (313) 745-2483 / Fax: (313) 966-2314
burmeist@karmanos.org
http://medicalphysics.med.wayne.edu/

Western University†
(Formerly the University of Western Ontario)
Medical Biophysics Graduate Program
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Room 407
Medical Sciences Bldg.
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario N6A 5C1
Program Director: Robert Stodilka, Ph.D.
Tel: (519) 661-2111 Ext. (86550) / Fax (519) 661-2123
Wendy.Hough@schulich.uwo.ca
http://uwo.ca/biophysics/documents/contact_us.html