This programme develops skills for the provision of safe, high-quality nuclear medicine services by offering nuclear medicine training with a strong scientific and academic framework in an approved structured service environment.
This programme, taught collaboratively by five University of London medical schools, draws on professional expertise from many disciplines. Lectures cover clinical practice, radiopharmaceutical, scientific and regulatory issues in nuclear medicine, and also diagnostic nuclear oncology and radionuclide therapy. Practical studies include clinical observations, audit, physics and radiopharmacy experiments and original research.
Professor Valerie Lewington
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 195/ECTS 97.5
MSc and PG Dip: one year FT, two years PT, October to September; PG Cert: seven months FT; 19 months PT: October to May.
Based at St Thomas’ and Guy’s campuses, some components may take place off-campus.
Students continue to work in a range of nuclear medicine services.
Year of entry 2013