Boguslaw Tomanek

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Oncology Dept

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

ONCOL 234 - Therapeutic and Imaging Equipment in Radiation Therapy

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-1)

Emphasis will be placed on the production of radiation, and its shaping and measurements in the clinical environment, by exploring the fundamental concepts in equipment used in radiation therapy. Specific topics include: principles of the external beam equipment (e.g. orthovoltage unit, linear accelerator), brachytherapy, diagnostic imaging systems (e.g. X-ray imaging, CT, MRI, PET), image guidance equipment, treatment simulators, and general QA procedures.

LECTURE B1 (12862)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
WF 13:00 - 14:20 (TBD)

ONCOL 243 - Safety in Radiation Therapy

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-1)

Introduction of the fundamental concepts in radiation protection and safety for the patient, self, and general public associated with radiotherapy and imaging practices. Topics include: general principles and practices of working safely with ionizing radiation and imaging systems in a healthcare environment, basic radiation shielding considerations and facility design, monitoring and measurement of radiation for protection purposes, and relevant regulatory agencies and associated standards.

LECTURE B1 (12878)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
WF 10:30 - 11:50 (TBD)