2018 Medical Physics Summer Program

A taste of Duke Kunshan University’s world-class Medical Physics Graduate Program

Dates: August 12-17, 2018
Location: Duke Kunshan University, Kunshan, China

Between August 12-17, 2018, we will be welcoming undergraduates from around the world to discover Duke Kunshan University and experience our Medical Physics Graduate Program.

Why Attend?

Duke Kunshan University, a dynamic, innovative and global institution, blends liberal education with Chinese tradition in a new approach to enrich higher education in China. Duke Kunshan University offers world-class learning and research facilities and a fantastic modern campus in the heart of China’s economic super-hub.

The summer program will help you explore what graduate study is like, and you will be inspired by all the career options the medical physics field will open to you.

You will be introduced to the Medical Physics Graduate Program via lectures and field trips to hospitals, and hear about what life is like at Duke Kunshan University from program faculties and medical physics experts. You will also attend extracurricular activities revealing the university’s vibrant character.

Who should attend:

Current university students who are interested in medical physics or want to learn more about medical physics.

How we deliver:

  1. Class lectures to introduce core courses of medical physics
  2. Field trips to understand clinical activities
  3. Face-to-face meeting with admission committee member(optional)

What you will learn:

You will learn the basic knowledge of medical physics and what background a medical physicist should have.

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You need to have completed at least one year of a degree course in order to apply.

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Application

 

Early Application

Normal Application

Application Deadlines

April 20, 2018

June 10, 2018

Admission Decision

May 05, 2018

June 25, 2018

Room

850 RMB

1,150 RMB

Meals*

450 RMB

450 RMB

* You will stay in the student residence hall or contracted hotel (twin bed) with meals included. Meals include 150 RMB group meals and 300 RMB on your DKU card that you can recharge or refund at your own use.

Program Schedule

Schedule subject to change

August 12, Sunday

12:00-16:00

Arrival and Check in

17:00-18:00

Campus Tour

18:00-19:00

Dinner

19:30-20:00

Residence Hall Meeting

 

August 13, Monday

08:00-09:00 

Breakfast

09:00-09:15 

Welcome Speech

09:15-10:30 

Keynote Speech

10:45-11:45

Introduction to Medical Physics

11:45-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:30

Radiation Physics I

14:45-16:00

Radiation Physics II

16:15-17:30

Radiotherapy Physics I

17:30-18:30

Dinner

18:30-20:00

Ice-breaking Party

 

August 14, Tuesday

08:00-09:00

Breakfast

09:00-10:15

Radiotherapy Physics II

10:30-11:15

Field Trip I Briefing

11:15-12:30

Lunch

12:30-18:00

Field Trip I: Radiation Therapy

18:30-20:00

Gala Dinner

 

August 15, Wednesday

08:00-09:00

Breakfast

09:00-10:00

Field Trip I Debriefing

10:15-11:30

Modern Diagnostic Imaging Physics I

11:30-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:30

Radiation Protection

14:45-16:00  

Modern Diagnostic Imaging Physics II

16:15-17:30

Nuclear Medicine Physics I

17:30-18:30   

Dinner

18:30-20:00 

Language/Culture Workshop

 

August 16, Thursday

08:00-09:00  

Breakfast

09:00-10:15

Nuclear Medicine Physics II

10:30-11:15 

Field Trip II Briefing

11:15-12:30 

Lunch

12:30-18:00 

Field Trip II: Diagnostic Imaging

18:00-19:00 

Dinner

19:00-20:30   

Language/Culture Workshop

 

August 17, Friday

08:00-09:00 

Breakfast

09:00-10:00 

Field Trip II debriefing

10:15-11:30

Clinic Background for Medical Physicists

11:30-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:00

Final Review and Discussion

13:15-14:00

Final Review and Discussion

13:15-14:00

Final Review and Discussion