Department of Radiotherapy and Radiation Medicine

HIGHLIGHT OF DEPARTMENT

(1) MD and PhD programme-

The postgraduate programme started in 1972 with DMRT, which was later converted to MD degree. Until date, 40 students awarded with MD degree,3 with DMRT and 2 with PhD from department. At present 3 students are admitted each year to MD programme. More than 50 PG students from other departments including that from faculty of ayurveda have been supervised and supported in there research projects for award of MD/MS degrees. At present 9 PG students are undergoing training and research for their degree.

(2)Diploma in medical technology

The course was started 2007 with an intake an intake of 6 students per year to prepare technologist for providing quality radiotherapy treatment. The first batch has been well employed at premier cancer centers in country. At present 10 students are undergoing the course.

(3)Interaction with other department-

The department runs joint cancer clinics and consultation with other department like surgery, gynecology, orthopedics, pediatrics etc.

(4)Conferences, workshop and symposium

Department has conducted national conferences-

  • Society of nuclear medicine(1971)
  • Association of radiation oncologist of India (1978)
  • 28th annual conference of AROI,2006
  • AROI UP chapter conference in 1993 and 2004
      •   2nd TSG user meet    
  • Radiation safety courses for medical technologist
  • Symposium in brachytherapy and various other meetings and seminars.
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