Medical Physics: Radiation Oncology, Medical Physics: Radiation Oncology Dosimetry, Medical Physics: Radiological Physics - General
Exciting opportunity at one of the world's leading research universities!
Emory University in located in Atlanta, GA and we are looking for someone who (under the general supervision of the Director of Medical Physics, direct supervision of Radiation Physicist III, and at the direction of the Radiation Oncologists) will assist in all aspects of clinical radiation physics, including quality assurance, radiation safety, treatment planning verification and implementation of new modalities. In this role you will perform necessary physics support for all aspects of therapy quality assurance including but not limited to: 3D and IMRT/VMAT (Intensity-Modulated Radiation therapy/Volumetric-Modulated Arc Therapy) treatment planning, HDR (High-Dose Rate), LDR (Low-Dose Rate), IGRT (Image-Guided Radiation Therapy), SRS/SBRT (Stereotactic Radiosurgery/Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy), IORT (Intraoperative Radiation Therapy), TBI (Total Body Irradiation), TSEI (Total Skin Electron Irradiation), DIBH (Deep Inspiration Breath-Hold), Gating, and Gamma Knife®.
As the Radiation Oncology Physicist II you will also assist in quality assurance monitoring, loading and transportation of radioactive material. Duties also include:
Perform quality management processes for the department including chart checks, dose calculations, radiation monitoring, and equipment calibrations.
Maintains skills to assess and care for patients of all ages and disease sites.
Provides support and assistance for other medical physics activities related to patient care and staff education.
Participation in clinical trials and on-going research projects.
May be involved in the didactic and clinical supervision of medical physics residents, medical physics students, radiation oncology residents, and dosimetry students.
Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A master's degree or PhD in medical physics with the appropriate clinical training. ABR (American Board of Radiology) or equivalent certification is required and participation in MOC (maintenance of certification) if applicable.
Internal Number: 21126
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