List of residencies and graduate programs in medical physics
Compiled by SDAMPP [Last updated October 2, 2014]
Society of Directors of Academic Medical Physics Programs, Inc


  1. This list is updated annually. Please note the date of the most recent update above.
  2. Some of the programs identified as non-accredited may be in the process of acquiring accreditation at the time of publication and may presently be accredited. Please visit the CAMPEP website for a more up-to-date listing of accredited programs.
Institution Director or Primary Contact Degrees Offered
CAMPEP Accredited Graduate Programs
Carleton University David W. O. Rogers, PhD PhD accredited + (unaccredited) MSc
Cleveland State University of Ohio Miron Kaufman, PhD MS (physics with focus in med phys)
Columbia University Cheng Shie Wuu, PhD MS, PhD
Duke University James T. Dobbins III, PhD MS, PhD
East Carolina University Michael Dingfelder, PhD MS (med phys), PhD (bME)
Georgia Institute of Technology Farzad Rahnema, PhD MS, PhD
Louisiana State University Wayne Newhauser, PhD MS, med phys and health physics
McGill University Jan Seuntjens, PhD MS, PhD
Oregon State University &
Oregon Health and Science University
Wolfram Laub, PhD,
Krystina Tack, PhD
San Diego State University Usha Sinha, PhD MS, PhD
Seoul National University College of Medicine Sung-Joon Ye, PhD MS, PhD
SUNY Stony Brook University Terry M. Button, PhD MS, PhD
UCLA Michael F. McNitt-Gray, PhD MS, PhD (no entry into MS only)
University at Buffalo (SUNY) Stephen Rudin, PhD MS, PhD
University of Alberta; Cross Cancer Institute Gino Fallone, PhD MSc, PhD
University of British Columbia Alex Mackay, PhD MSc, PhD
University of Calgary; Tom Baker Cancer Centre Peter B. Dunscombe, PhD MSc, PhD
University of Chicago Maryellen L. Giger, PhD PhD
University of Cincinnati Howard R. Elson, PhD MS
University of Florida David Hintenlang, PhD MS, PhD
University of Kentucky Medical Center Janelle Molloy, Ph.D. MS
University of Manitoba; CancerCare Manitoba Stephen Pistorius, PhD MSc, PhD
University of Missouri Evan Boote, PhD,
Tushar Ghosh, PhD
Sudarshan Loyalka, PhD
University of Nevada Las Vegas Phillip Patton, PhD MS
University of New Mexico Phillip Heintz, PhD MS (nuclear engineering)
University of Oklahoma HSC Jagadeesh R. Sonnad, PhD MS, PhD
University of Pennsylvania Stephen Avery, PhD MS
University of Texas HSC - Houston (MD Anderson) Richard E. Wendt III, PhD MS, PhD
University of Texas HSC - San Antonio Geoffrey D. Clarke, PhD MS, PhD
University of Toledo College of Medicine E Ishmael Parsai, PhD MS, PhD
University of Victoria - BC Cancer Agency Wayne A. Beckham, PhD MSc, PhD
University of Western Ontario Jerry Battista, PhD,
Robert Stodilka
MSc, PhD
University of Wisconsin James A. Zagzebski, PhD MS, PhD
Universite Laval Luc Beaulieu, PhD MSc, PhD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Charles W. Coffey II, PhD MS, DMP
Virginia Commonwealth University Jeffrey V. Siebers, PhD MS, PhD
Wayne State University Jay Burmeister, PhD MS, PhD
CAMPEP Accredited Residencies - Therapy
Cancer Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Ning  J. Yue, PhD therapy
CancerCare Manitoba Jeff Bews, PhD therapy
Central Arkansas Radiation Therapy Institute (CARTI) Lawrence W. Berkley, MS therapy
Cross Cancer Institute; University of Alberta Gino Fallone, PhD therapy
Duke University Medical Center Fang-Fang Yin, PhD therapy
Geisinger Health System Andrew O. Jones, PhD therapy
Henry Ford Health System Teamour Nurushev, PhD therapy
Ireland Radiation Oncology Physics Brendan McLean, PhD therapy
Johns Hopkins University John Wong, PhD therapy
Kansas City Cancer Center Debabrata Bhaduri, PhD therapy
Karmanos Cancer Center, Gershenson Radiation Oncology Center Jay Burmeister, PhD therapy
London Regional Cancer Program Jacob Van Dyk, MSc therapy
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Orlando Thomas H. Wagner, PhD therapy
Mayo Clinic John A. Antolak, PhD therapy
McGill University Ervin B. Podgorsak, PhD therapy
Medical College of Wisconsin X. Allen Li, PhD therapy
Memorial Sloan Kettering Doracy P. Fontenla, PhD therapy
Montefiore Medical Center Ravindra Yaparpalvi, MS therapy
Northwest Medical Physics Center Larry Sweeney, PhD,
Darryl Kaurin, PhD
Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center  Salahuddin Ahmad, Ph.D therapy
Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre Brenda G. Clark, PhD therapy
Rush University Medical Center James C. H. Chu, PhD therapy
Scott and White Clinic Dharanipathy Rangaraj, PhD therapy
Stanford University Gary Luxton, PhD therapy
Stony Brook University Medical Center Zhigang (Josh) Xu, PhD therapy
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Bodine Cntr for Cancer Treatment Amy S. Harrison, CMD, MS therapy
Tom Baker Cancer Centre Peter B. Dunscombe, PhD therapy
UCSF Medical Physics Clinical Residency Lijun Ma, PhD therapy
University of Arkansas Eduardo G. Moros, PhD therapy
University of California, Irvine Medical Center Muthana S.A.L. Al-Ghazi, PhD therapy
University of California, San Diego Todd Pawlicki, PhD therapy
University of Chicago Medical Center Chester S. Reft, PhD therapy
University of Florida Jonathan G. Li, PhD therapy
University of Iowa Dan Hyer, PhD therapy
University of Kentucky Medical Center Janelle A. Molloy, PhD therapy
University of Louisville School of Medicine Michael D. Mills, PhD, MSPH therapy
University of Michigan Joann Prisciandaro, PhD therapy
University of Minnesota Medical School Bruce J. Gerbi, PhD therapy
University of Nebraska Medical Center Su-Min Zhou, PhD therapy
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Sha X. Chang, PhD therapy
University of Pennsylvania Stefan Both, PhD therapy
University of Texas HSC at San Antonio Nikos Papanikalaou, PhD therapy
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center X Ronald Zhu, PhD therapy
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Paul M. Medin, PhD therapy
University of Toronto Jean-Pierre Bissonnette, PhD therapy
University of Virginia Bruce Libby, PhD therapy
University of Wisconsin Rupak K. Das, PhD therapy
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Charles W. Coffey II, PhD therapy
Vassar Brothers Medical Center Daniel C. Pavord, MD therapy
Virginia Commonwealth University Nesrin Dogan, PhD therapy
Washington University School of Medicine Eric E. Klein, PhD therapy
CAMPEP Accredited Residencies - Imaging
Cross Cancer Institute; University of Alberta Gino Fallone, PhD imaging
Henry Ford Health System Donald Peck, PhD. imaging
Mayo Clinic Beth Schueler, PhD imaging
Stony Brook University Medical Center Terry M. Button, PhD imaging
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Charles E. Willis, PhD imaging
Upstate Medical Physics Robert J. Pizzutiello Jr., MS. imaging
Other Graduate Programs (North America only)
Ball State University Thomas H. Robertson, PhD MA/MS, EdD
Florida Atlantic University Theodora Leventouri, PhD  MS
Hampton University Paul Gueye, PhD MS, PhD
Hofstra University Ajay Kapur, PhD MS
MGH/Harvard Nathaniel Alpert, PhD postgrad (mainly PET)
MIT Jacquelyn Yanch, PhD MS, PhD
Mayo Clinic Gary C. Sieck, PhD PhD (in imaging through BME)
McMaster University Michael Farquharson, PhD MSc, PhD
UNAM, National University of Mexico María-Ester Brandan, Ph.D. MSc (Medical Physics)
Oakland University (Rochester, MI) Brad Roth, PhD PhD
Purdue University/ Indiana University Robert D. Stewart, PhD MS, PhD
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute George Xu, PhD MS, PhD
Ryerson University Michael Kolios, PhD MSc, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine Paul J. Keall, PhD postdoctoral (PhD to be added soon)
University of Arizona Russell J. Hamilton, PhD MS (professional science masters)
University of Colorado Denver Gary Fullerton, PhD  
University of Minnesota E. Russell Ritenour, PhD MS, PhD
University of Missouri-Columbia (Nuc.Sc.&Eng.Inst.) Sudarshan Loyalka, PhD MS, PhD
University of Pennsylvania Kate Spillane, PhD MS
University of Tennessee, Knoxville Chester R. Ramsey, PhD MS, PhD
University of Toronto Peter N. Burns, PhD MSc, PhD
University of Western Ontario Jerry J. Battista, PhD MS, PhD
Wake Forest University J. Daniel Bourland, PhD MS, PhD, postdoctoral
Wright State University Brent Foy, PhD MS (physics)
Other Residencies (North America only) 
Brown University Edward S. Sternick, PhD therapy
Cancer Therapy and Research Center Niko Papanikolaou, PhD therapy
Case Western Barry W. Wessels, PhD therapy
Central Arkansas Radiation Therapy Institute E. Joseph Grant, MS therapy
East Carolina University Melodee L. Wolfe, MS therapy
Fox Chase Cancer Center C-M Charlie Ma, PhD therapy
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center John P. Gibbons Jr., Ph.D therapy
Medical University of South Carolina Kenneth N. Vanek, PhD therapy
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Lawrence N. Rothenberg, PhD therapy, postdoc
North Shore LIJ Health System Ajay Kapur, PhD therapy
Ohio State University Nilendu Gupta, PhD therapy
Texas Oncology Brian Wichman, MS therapy
Texas Tech William S. Kubricht, MMSc therapy
Thompson Cancer Survival Center Chester R. Ramsey, PhD therapy
USC Melvin A Astrahan, PhD therapy
UCSD Todd Pawlicki, PhD  therapy
University of Arizona Russell J. Hamilton, PhD therapy
University of California Davis Medical Center James A. Purdy, Ph.D. therapy
University of Florida Libby Brateman, PhD imaging
University of Massachusetts Marcia Urie, PhD therapy
University of Pittsburgh M. Saiful Huq, PhD therapy
University of Washington George A. Sandison, PhD therapy
Wayne State Jay W. Burmeister, PhD  therapy
Other Programs - Outside of North America (partial list)
Karolinska Institutet & Stockholm University Bo Nilsson, PhD  
University College London, London, UK Robert D. Speller, PhD MS, PhD
University of Heidelberg Frank Lohr, MD  
University of the Orange Free State, S. Africa M.G. Lotter MS, PhD, B. Med. Sci. Hons.