"Take a tour through any hospital and look at any piece of equipment with an on/off switch that is brought into diagnosing the human condition. That machine is based on principles of physics discovered by a physicist, and built by an engineer."
Why Physics at Ryerson?
Start a career path in a growing field, applying physics to medicine
A research-rich program, with close connections to Toronto hospitals
Learn by Doing
Apply your knowledge through lab experiments, research work, and co-op and global exchange options
Gain first-hand experience on the latest technology in advanced physics labs
Make a Positive Impact
Medical physicists play an important role in the 21st century fight against disease. Trained professionals are needed in:
- Clinical Services: diagnostic imaging, treatment planning, device management
- Research & Development of medical technology
- Safety Management: for patients, workers and public
- Academic Instruction in schools and universities
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