Nuclear Medicine Technology


Topics of Study

In this program, you will learn how, under the supervision of physicians, to use radioactive and stable nuclides in diagnostic evaluations and therapeutic applications, while monitoring for patient health and safety. You will study nuclear physics, health physics, instrumentation and statistics, biochemistry, immunology, radiopharmacology, radiation biology, clinical nuclear medicine and radionuclide therapy. You will also learn computer applications, safety regulations, laboratory procedures, patient evaluation and monitoring, and emergency first aid.