2017 Duke Kunshan Summer Institute

A taste of the world class medical physics graduate program

Dates: August 13-18, 2017
Location: Duke Kunshan University, Kunshan, China

Between August 13-18, 2017, we will be welcoming undergraduates from around the world to discover Duke Kunshan University and experience the Medical Physics graduate program.

Why Attend?

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

The Duke Kunshan Summer Institute will help you explore what graduate study is like, and you will be inspired by all the career options it will open to you.

You will be introduced to our medical physics graduate program via lectures, and hear about what life is like at Duke Kunshan University from faculty and medical physics experts. You will also attend social events revealing the university’s vibrant character, plus there will be field trips to hospitals.

Who it is for:

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 experience clinical activities
  3. Face-to-face session 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 with clinical role of medical physics

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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 28, 2017

June 18, 2017

Admission Decision

May 26, 2017

June 28, 2017

Room & Board*

1,000 RMB

1,500 RMB

* You will stay in the student residence hall with meals included.

Program Schedule

Schedule subject to change

August 13, Sunday

12:00-16:00

Arrival and Check in

18:00-19:00

Dinner

Welcome speech

20:00

Residence Hall Meeting

 

August 14, Monday

08:00-09:00 

Breakfast

09:00-10:00 

Keynote Speech

10:30-12:00    

Program Session Kickoff and Intro to Medical Physics

13:00-16:00   

Radiation Physics

16:15-17:00    

Field Trip I Briefing

19:00-20:30

Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Physicist

 

August 15, Tuesday

09:00-12:00    

Nuclear Medicine Physics

13:00-18:00  

Field Trip I in Shanghai/Suzhou

18:30-20:00    

Dinner and Networking with Alumni, Physicists, Doctors

 

August 16, Wednesday

09:00-10:00

Field Trip I Debriefing

10:30-12:00   

Radiation Therapy I

13:00-14:00  

Radiation Therapy II

14:30-17:00

Modern Diagnostic Imaging Physics

18:00-20:30   

Social Activities

 

August 17, Thursday

09:00-10:30  

Radiation Protection

11:00-12:00  

Field Trip II Briefing

13:00-18:00 

Field Trip II

18:00-20:30   

Social Activities

 

August 18, Friday

08:00-11:00 

Final Quiz and Review

11:00-12:00 

All Program Wrap-up

13:00-17:00

Face2Face with Admission Committee member

(Optional upon sign-up before arrival)