NMED4010-C1 Positron Emission Tomography    (Spring 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: T R

Time: 02:00 - 03:15 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: (Old) Health Services Center 105

Seats Available: 5 Seats

Credits: 2

Course Description

This course will deal with the cyclotron production of radionuclides and their uses, radiation safety for positron emitting isotopes, formulation of radiopharmaceuticals, and operation of imaging equipment. The class will also include the biochemical and physical properties of radiopharmaceuticals and their methods of localization within the body.

Prerequisites: NMED3005, NMED3004 and NMED3007

About The Instructor(s)

Donna L. Mason, MS, CNMT, RT(N)

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Medicine, Clinical
Nuclear Medicine Program

Clinical Coordinator, Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nuclear Medicine Program

412-397-5418 phone
412-397-3977 fax
Scaife Hall 120