In this course, you will continue your study of the field of Nuclear Medicine by exploring further into more complex nuclear medicine procedures. Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, and radiation safety will play a large role. You will continue to learn the appropriate use of radiopharmaceuticals as well pharmaceuticals, radiation safety and patient care. Students’ area of studies will include complex radiopharmaceuticals used in PET imaging, radiation safety and regulations involved in Nuclide Therapy (Theranostics), as well as learning skills of working with pediatric patients. For the fall 2021 semester this course will be conducted using a synchronous in-person model. This means that all class sessions are facilitated within the confines of the classroom.
- Teacher: Duah Gabriel